Category : North Carolina

Southeast / North Carolina - 1 month ago

Aggies are Undefeated MEAC Champions!

By Semaj Marsh, Peacemaker Sports / November 22, 2017Share this article: Members of the N.C. A&T State University football team hoist the MEAC Championship trophy in the air after defeating the Eagles of N.C. Central, 24-10. Photo Courtesy Ke...

Southeast / North Carolina - 1 month ago

Bingo for Turkeys helps feed the community

Thanksgiving is a time for reflecting, spending time with family and of course a great home cooked meal.  For some, a home cooked meal could be hard to come by.  To help those in need the Carl H. Russell Sr. Community Center held their annual “Bingo...

Southeast / North Carolina - 1 month ago

Boston Celtics might be the Beasts of East

Earlier this year I proclaimed that it was pretty much a forgone conclusion that the Cleveland Cavaliers and the Golden State Warriors were destined to meet in the NBA finals for the fourth consecutive year.  With how the Celtics have begun the year...

Southeast / North Carolina - 1 month ago

Local nonprofits highlight community heroes

By Chanel R. Davis, Peacemaker Contributor / November 22, 2017Share this article: Roughly 100 people came out to celebrate the Welfare Reform Liaison Project’s unsung heroes who work tirelessly to build communities across the Triad. The nonprofit...

Southeast / North Carolina - 1 month ago

New blood pressure recommendations

New blood pressure recommendations Dr. Veita Bland / November 17, 2017Share this article: With new diagnostic numbers for hypertension, it is now estimated that 59 percent of African American men and 56 percent for African American women are hyper...