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More Than 277,000 Books Collected For "Give Five - Read Five " Campaign
Elementary students across North Carolina have plenty of new books to read this summer as a result of the successful second annual "Give Five - Read Five" campaign.
Jarrett to hold papier-mache class
The Randolph Arts Guild (R.A.G.) offers a small-scale sculpture class with Greensboro-based artist, Michelle Jarrett.
- More Than 277,000 Books Collected For "Give Five - Read Five " Campaign
- Business News
National Curb Appeal Month: Tips to Upgrade Your Home’s Exterior
(StatePoint) Curb appeal is important in setting a welcoming tone. And if your home is for sale, an attractive exterior becomes crucial.
- Facebook tests button to let people shop from its website
- National Curb Appeal Month: Tips to Upgrade Your Home’s Exterior
- Deaths & Funerals
Summer Concert Series featuring Hip Pocket on July 20
The Summer Concert Series features Hip Pocket at Bicentennial Park on Sunday, June 15, at 7 p.m.
- YMCA Happy Hour Workout on July 25
- Summer Concert Series featuring Hip Pocket on July 20
- Community and Features
A schnauzer named Casey is reunited with its owner after two years apart in a video that has recorded nearly 20 million views on YouTube.
VIDEO: Dog 'faints' from excitement of seeing owner
A reunion between a Pennsylvania woman who had been living overseas for two years and her pet schnauzer has gone viral, garnering nearly 20 million views on YouTube.
Make Breakfast Special
(StatePoint) A little extra time – and a special recipe – is all you need to set the tone for a great day, especially on weekend mornings.
- VIDEO: Dog 'faints' from excitement of seeing owner
- And In Other News …
Robert Abraham, second from left, plays bridge with his sons, from left Jesse, Joseph, and Nathan, all from Atlanta, while awaiting the Baseball Hall of Fame ceremony Sunday in Cooperstown, N.Y. Braves pitchers Greg Maddux and Tom Glavine and manager Bobby Cox were inducted in this year's class.
Hall of Fame adds businesslike Braves, Frank Thomas, managers La Russa and Torre
Atlanta Braves pitchers Greg Maddux and Tom Glavine, and their manager, Bobby Cox, dominated much of baseball during the 1990s. This weekend they went into the Hall of Fame together.
Redskins not the only nickname to cause a stir
Daniel Snyder has come under fire for refusing to change the mascot of his NFL team, the Washington Redskins. The Redskins, however, are far from being the only controversial mascot in sports history. Here is a sampling of athletic teams from all areas of the sports world that were outside the norm.
- Hall of Fame adds businesslike Braves, Frank Thomas, managers La Russa and Torre