Category : North Carolina

Southeast / North Carolina - 8 months ago

Community embraces targeted N.C. church

WILMINGTON — They came to Speaks Temple A.M.E. Zion Church to show concern and support. They left with a message that they needed to do more to love. The pews were filled Sunday at predominately black Speaks Temple, with many white people attending,...

Southeast / North Carolina - 8 months ago

Editorial: Watch out for daylight saving time

Daylight saving time is controversial. That’s what Chris Pearce of Brisbane, Australia, author of a 400-page ebook on daylight saving time, says. He calls “The Great Daylight Saving Time Controversy” an encyclopedia. We will be facing that issue on...

Southeast / North Carolina - 8 months ago

City sues opioid companies

The City of Winston-Salem is suing opioid distributors and manufacturers. The City Council voted on Monday, March 5, to declare the opioid crisis in the city a public nuisance and hire law firms to represent Winston-Salem in the lawsuit. Like the co...

Southeast / North Carolina - 8 months ago

Caldwell, Green gain top awards

For the 33rd year, The Chronicle is honoring those who serve with its Community Service Awards. The awards banquet will be 6 p.m. Saturday, March 24, at the M.C. Benton Jr. Convention Center. Former Reynolds American Vice President Lisa Caldwell and...

Southeast / North Carolina - 8 months ago

He’s making a name in the cheesecake world

When Darryl “DJ” Myers Jr. set out to start his own gourmet cheesecake business, his plan was to start out slow and gradually grow. While he admits he still has a lot of work to do, in just three months, Myers has already made a name for himself on...

Southeast / North Carolina - 8 months ago

Women fellowship to usher in conference

Bishop Marvin Cremedy and Pastor Clara Cremedy of Vessels of Honor Church Ministries held a women’s fellowship as a kickoff to their annual conference last Friday.  The point of the fellowship was to uplift the spirit of the women of the church and...

Southeast / North Carolina - 8 months ago

UNCG Men Win 2017-18 SoCon Title

UNCG Men Win 2017-18 SoCon Title Joe Daniels / March 2, 2018Share this article: Advertisement Latest Headlines Advertisement Since 1967, the Carolina Peacemaker has served as North Carolina’s leading news weekly with a national reputation....

Southeast / North Carolina - 8 months ago

UNCG Men win back-to-back SoCon titles

UNCG Men win back-to-back SoCon titles Courtesy UNCG Athletics / March 2, 2018Share this article: Junior guard Francis Alonso (#10) gets a big hug from senior forward Jordy Kuiper after winning UNCG’s second straight SoCon title. The Spartans defe...

Southeast / North Carolina - 8 months ago

Co-op promotes healthy community

Co-op promotes healthy community By Yasmine Regester / March 2, 2018Share this article: Roger Gomez (L), a physician assistant with Renaissance Family Medicine (Cone Health Medical Group), checks the blood pressure of Leo Steward (R), a Greensboro...