Aug. 7, 2013 09:15
As our guide provided details about how the center acquired the cats, a lion approached a puddle of fresh tiger piss and tasted it, following with the kind of facial expression that I’d make even thinking about sampling someone else’s urine. Then, as if clearing his palate like a wine connoisseur, he headed for a water bucket....
July 31, 2013 09:00
Denise Turner Roth is the highest paid city manager — no surprise considering that Greensboro, the city she leads, is the largest of the three cities, with about 269,666 residents....
July 24, 2013 09:50
On the right side of Pembroke Road, behind Friendly Shopping Center, a dirt path veers off of the sidewalk and through several rows of cedars and pines. It leads to a massive clearing that runs parallel with the shopping center, stretching to a point adjacent to the Wells Fargo parking lot....
July 17, 2013 10:25
You can buy a portrait of a young Jesse Jackson in the gift shop of the International Civil Rights Center & Museum downtown, tall and watchful in short lapels and a skinny tie, standing behind an intense Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. The shot, published by Otis Hairston Jr....
July 10, 2013 08:59
THE CONFERENCE Leslie Kean takes the podium early on the first day of the Symposium on Official & Scientific Investigations of UFO/UAPs at the Terrance of the Greensboro Coliseum Complex, a schmancy lecture hall wedged between the War Memorial......
July 3, 2013 09:00
The Atlanta Dynamo and the Baltimore Water Polo Club lined up against the wall for the last moments of suspended rest before the fourth quarter. The Dynamo, favorites to win the first annual South Atlantic Coast Water Polo League Championship Tournament, took control in the third quarter after a sluggish first half....
June 27, 2013 10:02
Preston Lane’s original redneck romance is a fun, but dark and edgy comedy that takes place in a lonely truck stop where a man admits to killing his father. His story is so thrilling and his deed so daring that instead of turning him over to the law, the locals embrace him as a hero....
June 19, 2013 12:00

The distressing relationship between race and real estate in Winston-Salem

by Chad Nance and Jordan Green New property tax valuations came like a blow to the solar plexus for many longtime homeowners in historically African-American neighborhoods arrayed along the easter...
June 12, 2013 09:25
When I was 3 years old, my parents separated. I still have selective memories of them arguing, sending me to my room when things began to escalate....
June 12, 2013 09:25
On Tuesday I finished up at the office in time to watch the last half of swim practice and drive the swimmer home. Wednesday, there was a school play and an awards ceremony — I managed to get there in time to watch my younger son, in the role of Abraham Lincoln, take his final bow....

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