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Havre de Grace graduate Richard Glover was recently honored on Senior Night as a member of the Lincoln University men's basketball team. Pictured, above, from left, are Bruce Marshall (father), Richard Glover and Lincoln Head Coach John Hill. At right,...
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Osborne A. Payne, a former educator who became a trailblazing Baltimore businessman, entrepreneur and philanthropist, died Tuesday of Alzheimer's disease at Gilchrist Hospice Care in Columbia. He was 87. "He was one of Baltimore's great unsung heroes,...
When the train full of Marine recruits from Baltimore reached Washington, the blacks were made to move to the back. At boot camp in North Carolina, they were forbidden to step onto Camp Lejeune without a white escort. But the worst of it, Howard...
Baltimore Mayor Stephanie Rawlings-Blake's nominee for city finance director spent a tumultuous three years as top financial official in Richmond, Va., during which he oversaw the forced ejection of the school board from City Hall and was sued by the...
A former District of Columbia and Richmond, Va., finance official will be named Baltimore's new director of finance on Monday, city officials said. Harry E. Black, a Baltimore native who wrote a guide to economic development for cities, will replace...
When she was 12 years old, Christina Lewis Halpern was caught in the collision between great good fortune and terrible luck. And the suddenness and severity of the impact jolted her deeply, though it would take years for her to experience the full...
New academy offers Pittsylvania County high school students college credit, internships, work certificateWDBJ7 ReporterA new program in southern Virginia is helping students get ready for the real world, even before graduating high school. Pittsylvania County schools are introducing a new Academy for Engineering and Technology this fall. Students can earn college...
The Virginia GazetteWILLIAMSBURG – A whistleblower's account of hazing by Lambda Chi Alpha at the College of William and Mary contends abuse inflicted on pledges was far worse than has been publicly acknowledged. The chapter has been disbanded following months of...
The Progress-Index, Petersburg, Va.The mothers of Virginia State University graduates filled the seats of Richmond Coliseum yesterday to receive the best Mother's Day gifts -- watching their children become degree holders. Keynote speaker Ed Gordon, an Emmy Award-winning journalist,...
Richmond Times-DispatchKristin Duckett felt doubly blessed this Mother's Day: As her 2-year-old daughter and family watched Sunday morning, Duckett was awarded the bachelor's degree she has sought off and on for a dozen years. "I'm very excited and a little overwhelmed, but I...
Richmond Times-DispatchHazing charges were dismissed Friday against two Virginia State University students and another man, four weeks after they pleaded guilty to the offenses that Petersburg's chief prosecutor promised to drop if they complied with several conditions....
The Herald (Rock Hill, S.C.)It's a tired cliche, the old "third time's a charm" bit. For Northwestern track and field athlete Julisa Tindall, winning her third straight Class AAAA high jump state championship this Saturday at Spring Valley High School won't be a charm; it's...
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