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Sherrill Roland’s wrongful conviction drives his art

PHOTOS BY TODD TURNER We never know why artists create art; yet all art is an attempt to make peace with the world: to express, to share, to find some kind of order in our ...
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Maid Right teams up with Cancer Charity

Maid Right now cleans for free the homes of women diagnosed with cancer. The home cleaning business has recently made a partnership with an organization based in Texas, Cleaning for a Reason. Cleaning for a ...
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Garrett takes on power broker Wade for Senate Seat

Democrat Michael Garret is running against incumbent Republican state Sen. Trudy Wade for her current seat in District 27. The district covers two-thirds of Guilford County and parts of west Greensboro. “I am running to ...
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Islamic Center of Greensboro wants you to ‘Meet your Muslim ...

For a lot of Americans, their first impression of Islam comes from the television. Especially after the events of 9/11, Muslims have struggled against a narrative of extremism, violence and demonization. In places like Greensboro ...
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  N.C. A&T’S DEAN GRAHAM TO KEYNOTE FALL CONVOCATION North Carolina A&T State University’s, Dr. Anthony Graham, dean of the College of Education, will deliver the keynote address during the annual Fall Convocation at 10 ...
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Fighting floods with Winston-Salem Fire Department’s water rescue team

Hurricane Matthew skirted the North Carolina coast earlier this month pounding the eastern part of the state with heavy rain and a storm surge of rising water swallowing roads, bridges and entire communities. Flash floods ...
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Stranger Things: What Triad Ghosts Teach Us

PHOTOS BY TODD TURNER The Triad is full of ghosts. Old Salem, Reynolda Estate, Körner’s Folly, and Downtown Greensboro are spirit friendly. At least, that’s what people say. I spent several years investigating paranormal claims ...
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Greensboro couple dedicates two years to Amazima, an African school ...

    After six days of lightning storms, hale, snow and rain, world travelers Gabriel and Sarah Sams finally made it to the summit of Mt. Kilimanjaro, where they began their life as one. Gabriel’s ...
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Film production remains curtailed in North Carolina despite increased grant ...

The cameras are still rolling in North Carolina, but over the past year, many production companies have shifted their focus toward Georgia, South Carolina and elsewhere in the region. In 2014, the state legislature declined ...
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Seniors skeptical of Burr’s Medicare plan

  Senator Richard Burr was no where to be seen as senior citizens visited his office in Winston-Salem recently to ask about his uncertain stance on Medicare. Although Burr was not in his office, a ...