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Holton Career and Resource Center offers Durham students career-oriented training at no cost  WTVD-TV

Holton Career and Resource Center is offering children an alternative to college preparation in the form of career ready classrooms.

Durham high school students’ cell phones seized after sex acts reported at Riverside High  Raleigh News & Observer

A deputy at Riverside High School seized students' cell phones after hearing about a classroom where students were having sex and that a male student may ...

Sex act between 2 students at Durham high school streamed on Instagram Live  WNCT

Authorities are reviewing claims that students engaged in sexual activity on a Durham high school campus, and some teens are under investigation for ...

Durham High School Student Scores Perfect Score on ACT  Spectrum News

DURHAM, N.C. – A high school student in Durham has made quite the accomplishment, earning a perfect score on the American College Test (ACT).

25-year-old arrested after bringing handgun to Durham high school, officials say  WTVD-TV

A 25-year-old man was arrested after bringing a handgun to the campus of Southern High School Friday afternoon.

Reports: Students stream sexual acts from room on campus at Durham school

DURHAM, N.C. — An investigation is underway after reports of high school students having sex in what they designated a "sex room" on campus in a Durham ...

Mack Brown Live: Browning, Moody & Woods  247Sports

'Mack Brown Live' airs on Mondays at 7pm on local THSN affiliates throughout the season.

Durham may have to cancel Project Graduation 2020 if financial needs aren't met, leaders say  WTVD-TV

Hundreds of Durham high school seniors are preparing to turn their tassels and change their status to graduate in the coming weeks.

Defending champ Wake Forest opens scrimmage week at Southern Durham  HighSchoolOT

Wake Forest High School, the three-time defending 4AA state champion, opened scrimmage week on Saturday evening with a contest at Southern Durham High ...

Durham high school students helping the hungry  WTVD-TV

DURHAM, N.C. (WTVD) -- Students from the North Carolina School of Science and Math Colours Choir worked hard in the kitchen at the Urban Ministries of ...

Southern Durham's Jacquez Warren commits to Miami (Ohio)  HighSchoolOT

Southern Durham High School safety Jacquez Warren made his verbal commitment to Miami (Ohio) this week.

Southern Durham rising senior Jacquez Warren picks up first offer  HighSchoolOT

Southern Durham High School rising senior Jacquez Warren has picked up his first offer to play college football.

Durham high school students learn from 'Hamilton' cast  WTVD-TV

A once in a lifetime opportunity for students is setting the stage for their futures.

After missing the playoffs, Southern football has refocused for new season  HighSchoolOT

Southern Durham High School's football team missed the playoffs last season, but with depth and experience coming back, the Spartans expect a different result ...

Seniors at this Durham high school have $20M in college scholarships. How they did it.  The News & Observer

Hillside High School reports its seniors have amassed more than $20 million in scholarship offers this year, which is more than half of the amount reported by the ...

From an unknown to 5-star recruit? Josh Hall’s got a chance.  Charlotte Observer

Josh Hall, a standout basketball player at Moravian Prep School in Hickory, has turned himself into a top-25, 5-star national recruit in just six months. ACC, SEC ...

Danny Glover and other Hollywood stars honored and inspired by Durham's Hillside High Drama Department  WTVD-TV

Danny Glover, the actor famous for his movie roles in the "Lethal Weapon" franchise and as "Mister" in "The Color Purple," was honored by the Hillside Drama ...

Racially-charged video sparks outrage among Durham high school students

The school year hasn't even started for thousands of students in Durham, but a student video containing racial slurs and sexist comments has other students ...

Investigation underway after video of sex in Durham high school  WTVD-TV

Durham Public Schools officials said the incident happened February 20 at the Southern School of Energy and Sustainability in the fitness center, where two ...

Ben Miller: Three sports and no regrets  HighSchoolOT

My generation is the first to emphasize specialty at a young age. As a three-sport high school athlete, I was fortunate to avoid this trend.

Anthony White: 2003 NC Teaching Fellow

By Kelly Hinchcliffe, WRAL education reporter. This interview was conducted by email as part of a series on teacher diversity in North Carolina. Read the full ...

Ex-boyfriend accused in murder of Durham high school student in 2015 pleads guilty  WTVD-TV

A Durham man accused of killing his girlfriend three years ago, when they were both 17, pleaded guilty in her death on Thursday.

At a Durham high school, Morrisville police arrest second teen in October robbery  The News & Observer

A 16-year-old arrested Thursday at Riverside High School in Durham, NC, high school is the second person charged in the armed robbery Oct. 27, 2017, of a ...

Durham charter school loses appeal; high school must close

Kestrel Heights charter school's appeal to stay open has failed.

JMU men's basketball adds guard from North Carolina  WHSV

Guard Jayvis Harvey has signed a National Letter of Intent to join the James Madison men's basketball team for the 2019-20 season, as announced by Head ...

Durham to consider landmark designation for the historic Whitted School  News & Observer

The Durham City Council will conduct a public hearing Tuesday before considering the adoption of an ordinance to designate the J.A. Whitted School as a local ...

Durham band director apologizes for 'No Dumb Dancers' flyer  WTVD-TV

A Durham school leader is apologizing after a flyer was posted for the band program stating in bold letters that "No Dumb Dancers" would be accepted.

Former NBA star Rasheed Wallace taking over high school basketball program in North Carolina  MaxPreps

MaxPreps News - Former high school player of the year, Rasheed Wallace joins high school rankings in North Carolina.

Durham high school coach suspended after charges  WTVD-TV

A Durham coach has been suspended after getting arrested on embezzlement charges. Sylvia Latson is charged with identity theft and embezzlement.

Hillside High student charged with bringing gun to school  WTVD-TV

A Hillside High School student was charged after Durham County deputies say he had a gun on campus.

Ex-Durham teacher pleads guilty to student sex charges

A former Durham high school teacher pleaded guilty Friday to sex charges involving a student.

Marvin Bagley III zigzagged his way to Duke and the NBA. Can his brother make it, too?  Lexington Herald-Leader

Marcus Bagley was going to be next. As older brother Marvin Bagley III started his one-and-done Duke basketball career in the summer of 2017, Marcus, also a ...

Durham High School students head to national math competition to solve climate problems  WTVD-TV

DURHAM, North Carolina (WTVD) -- A group of students from the North Carolina School of Science and Mathematics in Durham is getting ready to go to New ...

School investigating after video surfaces of Jordan High student-athlete making racist, sexist remarks  HighSchoolOT

Durham Public Schools and Jordan High School are investigating after a video showed up on social media showing a student-athlete making racist and sexist ...

Former Durham teacher charged with indecent liberties with student

A former teacher has been arrested for having sexual contact with a student at a Durham high school.

College football: Former teammates turned HBCU coaches  Raleigh News & Observer

Shaw University head football coach Adrian Jones and NC Central head coach Trei Oliver, are both in the Triangle after years of swapping stories, and game ...

Umstead, Charles Parker  Winston-Salem Journal

WINSTON-SALEM August 7, 1935 - Jan. 6, 2019 Charles Parker Umstead, 83, died on January 6, 2019 after a brief illness with cancer. Born in Durham, NC on ...

AAU Junior Olympics Profile: Khaleb McRae  MileSplit

Khaleb McRae, 18, of the Durham Striders Track Club (NC), will compete in his first AAU Junior Olympics. While McRae is new to the AAU scene, he's no novice ...

Durham teacher urges educators to challenge gender norms in class  News & Observer

Holly Jordan, an English teacher at Hillside High School in Durham, told attendees at a panel on how to support transgender students that schools should not be ...

Ward, Doctor Ernest "D.E."  Winston-Salem Journal

December 30, 1920 - May 5, 2019 Doctor Ernest "D.E." Ward, Jr., MD, died May 5, 2019. He is survived by his wife of 73 years and the love of his life, Sara ...

Ex-boyfriend charged in murder of Durham high school student  WTVD-TV

Fellow student arrested in the death of 17-year-old Tierra Hall.

Southern Durham has a learning curve with boys lacrosse  News & Observer

Southern Durham's Xavier Proctor knew he was a marked man when the school considered starting a lacrosse program. Proctor, who teaches civics at the ...

Football season brings anticipation  Wakeweekly

Thank you for being one of our most loyal readers. Please consider supporting community journalism by subscribing. Maquel Haywood celebrates after scoring ...

She’s serving a life sentence for killing her husband. But she goes out to lunch?  The News & Observer

Barbara Stager, convicted of murdering her husband in 1989, was sentenced to life in prison, but has privileges to leave the North Carolina Correctional ...

UNC RB Jordon Brown Enters Transfer Portal  247Sports

CHAPEL HILL, N.C. --- North Carolina running back Jordon Brown has entered the transfer portal, Inside Carolina learned from sources on Friday morning.

UNC Basketball: David Noel named head coach at Southern Durham High School  FanSided

Per report from ABC 11's Mark Alexander, former Tar Heel David Noel has been named the next basketball coach at Southern Durham High School.

Exclusive: Durham woman who lost daughter, grandchild to domestic violence speaks to ABC11  WTVD-TV

Last week, Monica Biggs lost her daughter and granddaughter after they were shot to death inside their home on Suffolk Street in Durham.

Southeast Raleigh boys lacrosse gets first win in 10 years, downs Southern Durham  News & Observer

The Southeast Raleigh Bulldogs visited the Southern Durham Spartans in a nonconference boys lacrosse game on April 7, 2017.

Ethan Lukes leads Durham Academy to 4th straight title  Durham Herald Sun

Durham Academy freshman Ethan Lukes was the only player to break par on Wednesday as he fired a 2-under 70 to take medalist honors in the Durham High ...

Panthers cheerleader doubles as Durham teacher  WTVD-TV

Abigail Jenkins is a 24-year old teacher at Northern Durham High School.

Girl says she was suspended for punching classmate who had bullets and made threats  Miami Herald

Cairo Durham High School in New York went into a lockdown Tuesday after a student with bullets allegedly made a threat. Crystal Williams-Phillips, a senior at ...

Student's father: Ex-Durham teacher a 'practiced predator'

A former Durham high school teacher could face more charges involving an inappropriate relationship with a student, a prosecutor said Friday.

A College Fan's Guide To 2019 NHSCA Nationals  FloWrestling

A college fan's guide to what recruits they need to be watching at this weekend's NHSCA grade level nationals in Virginia Beach.

Jordan hires Anthony Barbour as football coach  News & Observer

Jordan High hopes Anthony Barbour's history of helping build football programs will continue with the Falcons. The school announced Barbour as its next ...

Loretta Lynch: From Durham to Washington, a quiet, effective career  Charlotte Observer

As the top federal prosecutor in Brooklyn, N.Y., Loretta Lynch pushed a host of high-profile cases but somehow managed to stay out of the media glare herself.

Civil rights leader joined the movement as a teenager  The Herald-Sun

The Movement. Not the civil rights movement, just the movement. That's how Walter Riley describes it. That's what he lived through, starting at age 12, when he ...

Southern Durham to forfeit 2015 football wins, state title appearance  HighSchoolOT

The Southern Durham High School football team will forfeit numerous wins during the 2015 season, including the Big Eight conference title and their ...

Cora Cole-McFadden Has Been a Durham Political Institution. That Could End This Week.  The Independent Weekly

Each race on the November 7 ballot for Durham's municipal elections is competitive. Durhamites are engaged—early voting for the October 10 primary brought ...

A look at Middle Creek's first practice of 2019  HighSchoolOT

The Middle Creek Mustangs kicked off their 2019 season with their first practice on campus Thursday morning.

Inappropriate signage at championship basketball game mocks victims of sexual exploitation  KTVL

MOUNT SHASTA, Calif.-- Some Mount Shasta parents are upset. This comes after what some are calling inappropriate behavior during the high school's ...

Everyone Knows Duke’s Cameron Indoor Stadium, But How Many Know Who Eddie Cameron Was?  Duke Basketball Report

Eddie Cameron is one of the most famous non-famous people in college-basketball history. Anyone even remotely conversant with college basketball has heard ...

Investigator fights to keep Durham woman locked up for 1988 murder

More than two decades after a high school baseball coach was killed while he slept, a Durham County Sheriff's Office investigator remains committed to keeping ...

Durham to honor favorite son Rodney Rogers with own day tied to start of NBA season  The Herald-Sun

The Durham City Council will proclaim Tuesday, Oct. 17 “Rodney Rogers Day in Durham” at its 7 p.m. meeting on Monday, Oct. 16. The proclamation honors ...

Barkley, Northern Durham stun Broughton, 58-51  HighSchoolOT

Northern Durham found its way to the third round of the N.C. High School Athletic Association 4-A state playoffs with a 58-51 win over Broughton on Monday ...

Don Schlitz, wrote ‘The Gambler’  Durham Herald Sun

When Don Schlitz was a young man, a 1970 graduate of Durham High School studying at Duke University and working in the computer center there, his boss ...

Hillside High hits record graduation rate

Durham, N.C. — William Logan, principal of Hillside High School, keeps a chart that shows the change in the school's graduation rate over the past eight years ...

Byers, Mildred Inzer  Winston-Salem Journal

Byers Winston-Salem Mildred Inzer Byers Sep. 7, 1926 - Mar. 1, 2019 Mildred Inzer Byers, Salem Sister, beloved teacher and passionate advocate for women's ...

Former U.S. attorney general Loretta Lynch says she's always 'carried the lessons of Greensboro'  Greensboro News & Record

GREENSBORO — Count former U.S. Attorney General Loretta Lynch among those catching snippets of lawyer Michael Cohen's testimony this week before ...

High school lacrosse still growing, as conferences released by the state show  The News & Observer

A number of schools are adding boys or girls lacrosse as the sport grows in popularity across North Carolina.

Comets travel to Person High School for clash of the rivals

One of the more highly anticipated games of Halifax County High School's football season looms ahead Friday night, with the Comets traveling to Roxboro, ...

This coach loves his alma mater. Here’s why he wants its football team to lose this weekend.  News & Observer

Adrian Jones played and coached football at NCCU, where he was a part of four championship teams.

Jordan, School of the Arts win at Durham County track meet  HighSchoolOT

The Jordan boys' track team and Durham School of the Arts girls' track team each dominated their fields Saturday.

Former UNC Basketball Star David Noel Named Head Coach at Southern Durham High School

Posted by Avery Trendel | Aug 31, 2017 | Basketball, High School | 0 · Former UNC Basketball Star David Noel Named Head Coach at Southern Durham High ...

'By any means necessary': 55 years ago it was Malcolm X vs. McKissick in Durham  The Herald-Sun

Malcolm X debated 'by any means necessary' and black nationalism with CORE leader Floyd McKissick Sr. in 1963 in Durham.

Durham twins charged with shooting former ECU basketball player to death  News & Observer

Police have charged 26-year-old twin brothers with the shooting death of a former East Carolina University basketball player who was found mortally wounded ...

Dewayne Washington steps down as football coach at Heritage  HighSchoolOT

Dewayne Washington was 28-12 in three seasons as the head football coach at Heritage.

Malcolm X Day in Durham? Why there won’t be a proclamation  Durham Herald Sun

There won't be a Malcolm X Day proclamation in Durham, although it was on the agenda Monday for the City Council's next meeting. Malcolm X was a black ...

Girl pitching phenom Mo’ne Davis on the mound in Durham for Father’s Day  News & Observer

Young pitching phenom Mo'ne Davis will be on the mound in Southern Durham for an early Father's Day game. The 13-year-old Davis will be joined by a group ...

Watauga, Avery Obituaries – April 24, 2019  High Country Press

The following are recent obituary notices from Austin & Barnes and Hampton funeral homes in Boone and Reins-Sturdivant in Newland. Charles Von Oaks

Lynch's mother: New AG will be 'best they've ever had'

The daughter that Lorine Lynch reared in Durham has become the chief lawyer for the U.S. government.

Durham saved this NCCU football player  Durham Herald Sun

Brown escaped violence in his hometown of Jacksonville, Florida, found a safe place in Durham.

Robert Tyndall caps off four decades in education

Tyndall spent more than four decades in education, including 28 years in leadership jobs at UNC-Wilmington. WILMINGTON -- Students like to ask Robert ...

Corrigan's Coaching Journey Comes Full Circle - Duke University

By Sullivan Bortner, Duke Sports Information Intern DURHAM, N.C.-- Entering his 39th year as a basketball coach, Jim Corrigan returned to Duke this past ...

Beyond ‘The Staircase’: Some of NC’s other notorious true crime stories  The Charlotte Observer

Netflix's “The Staircase,” about the Michael Peterson murder case in Durham, has sparked interest in more North Carolina true crimes. Some of NC's famous ...

Rex B. Jarrell, Jr.  News & Observer

Rex Burney Jarrell, Jr. passed away at home on March 10, 2017 with his loving life partner of 13 years, Mary Martorella, by his side. His passing was sudden but ...

Parole denied for Durham woman who killed husband

A Durham County woman convicted 20 years ago of killing her husband, a baseball coach at Durham High School, was denied parole this week.

The Year Of The Teacher  WUNC

This is The Year of the Teacher, a documentary from North Carolina Public Radio - WUNC looking back at an extraordinary year in public education in the.

The making of 'Bull Durham' – Excerpt from book about the Durham Bulls  The Herald-Sun

Excerpts from book about the Durham Bulls, including a look at the making of the film 'Bull Durham'

'HighSchoolOT Live' to return this fall, will air on TV  HighSchoolOT

Live coverage of high school football games will continue this season on as "HighSchoolOT Live" is renewed for a second season.

Women's March on Raleigh Draws 17000 Supporters  The Independent Weekly

Yesterday, Donald Trump became the forty-fifth president of the United States. Today, the country fought back. Hundreds of thousands of women gathered in ...

The Rose Bowl moved in 1942, the only time the game hasn't been played in Pasadena. Here's why  Los Angeles Times

Feature story on Jim Smith, sole survivor of 1942 Rose Bowl moved from Pasadena to North Carolina.

BREAKING: Wildcats add North Carolina running back transfer  247Sports

Add another name to the running back room at Kansas State. On Wednesday morning, Jordon Brown, a running back transfer from North Carolina, took to ...

Former Durham councilman, commissioner Lewis Cheek dead at 64  News & Observer

Former Durham city councilman and county commissioner Lewis Cheek died Tuesday. An attorney with K&L Gates, Cheek was 64. Cheek, a graduate of Wake ...

Other states, NC National Guard team up to save lives

More than a dozen states sent helicopter search and rescue teams to assist the North Carolina Army National Guard in life-saving efforts following Hurricane ...

What made Loretta Lynch's father see red  Politico

It took a long ride through the night to get here. They'd started out in Durham, at 1 a.m., Thursday, driving six hours, all so the Rev. Lorenzo Lynch (83 on ...

Rabbi and wife to be honored by Jewish federation  News & Observer

The Durham-Chapel Hill Jewish Federation will honor Rabbi Zalman Bluming and his wife, Yehudis Bluming, with its Earl & Gladys Siegel Young Leadership ...

Voyager baseball takes control of NCAC race  News & Observer

Voyager baseball coach Pete Shankle thinks the NCAC race has come down to two teams – Voyager and Roxboro Community School.

Restaurant Review: Thai Spoon And Thai China Buffet Have Our Attention  The Independent Weekly

In a few decades of experience, the suggestion of local Thai food hasn't often elicited unfiltered enthusiasm. When someone among a group of friends has ...

Daye, Whitted lead Southern to win over Orange  HighSchoolOT

Southern Durham took an early lead and never looked back en route to an 80-62 win over Orange on Friday night.

After forging her path from NC to Brooklyn, Lynch is poised to become attorney general  Washington Post

Hearings open Wednesday on the nomination of Loretta Lynch to be the first black female attorney general.

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