Heart Attack? Doctors Soon May Have an App for That
There are apps that turn your smartphone into a metal detector, a musical instrument and a GPS system, and now there's an app that may help doctors save your life if you're having a heart attack.
Fri May 10, 2013
Wed May 08, 2013
Arrests, citations in Henderson, Vance County
Darien Hicks, 21, of 4576 Raleigh Road, Henderson, was arrested May 7 on charges of obtaining stolen property by fraud, larceny and breaking and entering.
Fri May 03, 2013
SRMC receives award for heart attack care
Southeastern Regional Medical Center, affiliated with Southeastern Health, has received the American Heart Association's Mission: Lifeline Bronze Receiving Quality Achievement Award.
Tue Apr 30, 2013
U.S. workers are prepared for STEM jobs, but firms aren't hiring them
An Economic Policy Institute study debunks a popular argument for loosened immigration policy-the increasing demand and lack of supply of STEM workers.
Mon Apr 29, 2013
Should Universities Move Away From a Liberal Arts Education?
The conventional wisdom these days is that the United States needs more people trained in the fields of science, technology, engineering and mathematics .
Fri Apr 26, 2013
Terry Worrell leaving Guilford County Schools
Terry Worrell , a longtime Guilford County Schools official and the district's central region superintendent since 2009, will leave to accept a new leadership position with N.C. New Schools at the end of the school year, according to an announcement .
Tue Apr 23, 2013
Craven Early College English teacher wins Teacher of the Year
Ike Smith, an English teacher at Craven Early College, was named Teacher of the Year for Craven County Schools at a ceremony Tuesday.
Mon Apr 22, 2013
Women, Cyprus, and the global economy dominate IMF meeting
At the semi-annual IMF spring meetings in Washington D.C much was said about the current state of the global economy.
A counterintuitive heart attack fact at UNC Hospitals
Those who suffer a particular kind of heart attack while already admitted to UNC Hospitals are 10 times more likely to die than those who suffer the same heart attack outside the hospital walls, according to new research.
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Broadband helps NC reach for the stars through mountain institute
The Pisgah Astronomical Research Institute is a public not-for-profit foundation established in 1998.