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Rep. Amos Quick “Gets Caught Reading” to Greensboro Kids

May 19th, state Rep. Amos Quick was out doing good in the local community. In recognition of Get Caught Reading Month,

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The Spotlight: Bertie, Gates, Halifax, Hertford and Northampton for June 2017

Download The Sampson-Duplin Spotlight (The Spotlight), a monthly publication for Northeastern, N.C. Thanks to the help and support from area churches, businesses, political and community

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North Carolina NAACP: We Must Fight to Protect the Environment

Contact North Carolina Legislators and ask them to oppose HB 467 and support communities, not polluters by sustaining Governor Cooper’s

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The Civic Group: Voting a Priority: Educate, Organize, Mobilize

Last month I wrote about the Eastern North Carolina Civic Group’s (the Civic Group) long and storied history.  Going forward

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The Spotlight: Bertie, Gates, Halifax, Hertford and Northampton for April 2017

Download The Bertie, Gates, Halifax, Hertford and Northampton Spotlight (The Spotlight), a monthly publication for northeastern, N.C. Thanks to the help and support

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The Spotlight: Bertie, Gates, Halifax, Hertford and Northampton for March 2017

Download The Bertie, Gates, Halifax, Hertford and Northampton Spotlight (The Spotlight), a monthly publication for northeastern, N.C. Thanks to the help and support

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Bertie, Gates, Halifax, Hertford and Northampton Spotlight, February 2017

Download The Bertie, Gates, Halifax, Hertford and Northampton Spotlight (The Spotlight), a monthly publication for northeastern, N.C. Thanks to the help and support

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History Made in the Town of Weldon

The Weldon Town of Commissioners recently voted to appoint Katherine Parker as the new Director of Administrative Services (Town Clerk). 

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Bertie, Gates, Halifax, Hertford and Northampton Spotlight, December 2016

Download The Bertie, Gates, Halifax, Hertford and Northampton Spotlight (The Spotlight), a monthly publication for northeastern, N.C. Thanks to the help and support

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Spotlight on a Pastor: Biographical Sketch of Rev. O. D. Sykes

Rev. O. D. Sykes is the youngest of four children, born to the parents of Deacon Paul C. & Deaconess

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Greater Health & Wellness

National Minority Health Month with Key Survey Findings on Hands-Only CPR Beliefs among Minority Populations

American Heart Association and Anthem Foundation Join Forces to “Change Perceptions” about Performing CPR Dallas, TX — New survey findings

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Free Weight Loss Webinar With Actress Kim Coles

Set to take the mystery out of weight loss, Bulivian founder, Dr. Tabatha Carr ND will host a free webinar

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More Black Children Developing Diabetes: Three Ways Parents Can Help Stop This Epidemic

Obesity, high blood pressure, and diabetes are diseases normally associated with adults. But the truth is that obesity among children

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Greater Business News

Is This Government Program Failing Black and Other Minority-Owned Businesses?

The U.S. Small Business Administration (SBA) runs a program designed to help minority businesses – that is, businesses owned by

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Professor, Author and Empowerment Specialist Teaches Women How to Turn Their Pain Into Purpose

Danielle Langford, professor, author, and empowerment specialist, knows a thing or two about pain. While doing hundreds of workshops and

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Nielsen and Global Diversity & Inclusion: A Borderless Approach

So often, diversity and inclusion (D&I) is viewed through the lens of what we see, with an emphasis on the

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