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  1. Obituaries, April 29, 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 28, 2015 | HeraldSun.com

    DURHAM Ramola Lula Wiggins Corbitt DURHAM - Funeral services for Ramola Lula Wiggins Corbitt will be held Friday, May 1, 2015 at 12:00 noon at Holy Cross Catholic Church. The visitation will be held at 10:30 a.m. She was educated in Durham City Schools, graduating with honors from Hillside High School.

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  2. Food BuzzRead the original story

    Apr 28, 2015 | HeraldSun.com

    The Durham coffee shop has launched a campaign on Community Sourced Capital to raise a minimum of $30,000 before May 19 in the form of "Square" loans. "A second shop will help us bring in the income to pay more than a living wage -- a career wage-with more benefits," the campaign site says.

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  3. Fire damages northern Durham apartments; 26 displacedRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 28, 2015 | HeraldSun.com

    Firefighters early Tuesday battle a fire at 229 Rippling Stream Road. As many as 20 adults and six children were displaced by the blaze, which apparently was ignited by embers from a blaze that firefighters had declared controlled shortly after midnight Tuesday.

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  4. Restoring a measure of respectRead the original story

    Apr 27, 2015 | HeraldSun.com

    It takes a team of families, school employees, volunteers and school partners to lead Durham County's children to high academic achievement and help them build a bright future. The irreplaceable center of that team, however - the person who brings it all together and focuses exclusively on learning - is the classroom teacher.

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  5. Jail protest interrupts commissioner meetingRead the original story

    Apr 27, 2015 | HeraldSun.com

    Protestors briefly interrupted a County Commissioners meeting on Monday to complain about restrictions Sheriff Mike Andrews and his staff imposed earlier this month on inmates at the Durham County Jail. The interruption lasted only a couple of minutes, with about 35 sign-carrying protesters chanting "end the lock-back now" as they filed out of the commission chamber.

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  6. Best Bet: Paula PoundstoneRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 27, 2015 | HeraldSun.com

    Stand-up comedian and "Wait Wait Don't Tell Me" contributor Paula Poundstone will perform at 7 p.m. Friday at the Carolina Theatre, 309 W. Morgan St., Durham.

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  7. - Jail protest interrupts commissioner meetingRead the original story

    Apr 27, 2015 | HeraldSun.com

    Protestors briefly interrupted a County Commissioners meeting on Monday to complain about restrictions Sheriff Mike Andrews and his staff imposed earlier this month on inmates at the Durham County Jail. The interruption lasted only a couple of minutes, with about 35 sign-carrying protesters chanting "end the lock-back now" as they filed out of the commission chamber.

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  8. Obituaries, April 28, 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 27, 2015 | HeraldSun.com

    Aggeline Clemons DURHAM - Aggeline Clemons, 80, departed her life on April 23, 2015. She leaves to cherish her memory two daughters Georgia Barnes, Lisa Harvey and two sons Jimmy Clemons and Richard Mack.

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  9. Tree-trimming powers concern from some residentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 27, 2015 | HeraldSun.com

    Asplundh Tree Expert Company workers trim trees near power lines on Gregson St. for Duke Energy on Monday, April 27, 2015. Many Durham residents are concerned with the amount of trimming.The Herald-Sun Many residents are concerned with the way Duke Energy has been trimming city-owned trees around power lines in neighborhoods, such as these on West Knox Street.The Herald-Sun Asplundh Tree Expert Company workers trim trees near power lines on Gregson St. for Duke Energy on Monday, April 27, 2015.

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  10. NCCU athletics report due in JuneRead the original story

    Apr 26, 2015 | HeraldSun.com

    A Board of Trustees working group that's reviewing N.C. Central University's athletics program is meeting every week and should have its report ready for the board's June meeting, the group's chairman says. "We're a work in process," to the point of still needing to complete basic "due diligence" research on some issues, trustee John Barbee told fellow board members this week.

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  11. SURRENDER: Sherman, Johnston recreate 1865 capitulation at Bennett PlaceRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 26, 2015 | HeraldSun.com

    Bernard Thomas Confederate re-enactors present arms and the CSA colors, the 'Stars and Bars,' during the sesquicennial commemoration of the end of the Civil War in the Carolinas, Georgia and Florida at Bennett Place Sunday. Bernard Thomas Union and Confederate re-enactors are pictured on horseback Sunday at Bennett Place State Historic Site.

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  12. Obituaries, April 27, 2015Read the original story

    Apr 26, 2015 | HeraldSun.com

    DURHAM Mary Womble Jones DURHAM - Mary Womble Jones, 88, passed on April 22, 2015. Surviving relatives include two sons, Carlton L. Jones , Kenneth W. Jones; one daughter, Karen A. Jones; and grandchild Corey Jones.

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  13. Where do we go from here? A call for honest conversationsRead the original story

    Apr 25, 2015 | HeraldSun.com

    The southern writer, William Faulkner, wrote: "The past is not dead. It is not even past."

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  14. Widening the divideRead the original story

    Apr 25, 2015 | HeraldSun.com

    Like many others across the state, we've raised concerns about Gov. Pat McCrory's proposed budget, which would cap at $1 million how much each campus of the statewide university system could spend, in state funds, on fundraising. Discussion this past week among the N. C. Central University trustees highlighted one of the gravest concerns about the proposal.

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  15. Best Bet: Catie CurtisRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 20, 2015 | HeraldSun.com

    Submitted/Courtesy of Joseph Anthony BakerStrings Attached Productions will present singer-songwriter Catie Curtis performing Friday at 7 p.m. in the parish hall at St. Philip's Episcopal Church, 403 E. Main St. at Queen Street, in downtown Durham. Tickets are $15 in advance and may be purchased at catiecurtis.bpt.me or by calling 919-201-1183.

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  16. Duke Life Flight: Saving lives for 30 yearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 20, 2015 | HeraldSun.com

    Aaron Thompson's voice trembles with emotion when he recalls the day a Duke Medicine ambulance team saved his life. "I knew it wasn't symptomatic of a heart attack," the 54-year-old Hillsborough resident said.

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  17. School board to consider resolution on energy usageRead the original story

    Apr 20, 2015 | HeraldSun.com

    The school board is set to adopt a resolution pledging to do everything within its power to reduce the district's dependency on high-carbon fossil fuels. "The Durham Public Schools Board of Education expresses its commitment to seek all achievable, practical and reasonable measures to reduce its dependence on and use of high-carbon fossil fuel energy sources to the maximum extent possible," the resolution reads.

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  18. Obituaries, April 21, 2015Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 20, 2015 | HeraldSun.com

    Mrs. Minnie Britt, age 96, of Durham, North Carolina, was born October 22, 1918. She passed away on Thursday, April 16, 2015.

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  19. Best Bet: 'Belize: Mayans in Transition'Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 19, 2015 | HeraldSun.com

    Submitted/Courtesy of Margo Taussig Pinkertoni 1 2Belize: Mayans in Transition,i 1 2 a photo exhibit of works by Arnold Zann, Margo Taussig Pinkerton, and Joanie Alexander, is now on view at Through This Lens gallery, 303 E. Chapel Hill St., Durham, through May 9. For information, visit www.throughthislens.com or call 919-687-0250.

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  20. Job-killing discriminationRead the original story

    Apr 19, 2015 | HeraldSun.com

    An important voice last week joined the chorus objecting to the Religious Freedom Restoration Act bills under consideration in the N. C. General Assembly. This latest voice is especially forceful because, while speaking to the moral arguments, it also invokes a mantra legislative leaders use against environmental regulation, local taxing decisions and a host of other issues: job-killer.

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