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UNC Greensboro defeats North Carolina Wesleyan 80-61

Nov. 24, 2021 23:09 PM EST

GREENSBORO, N.C. (AP) — Bas Leyte had 18 points off the bench to carry UNC Greensboro to an 80-61 win over Division III-level North Carolina Wesleyan on Wednesday night. Jalen White had 16 points and nine rebounds for UNC Greensboro (5-2). J.C. Tharrington added 12...

Editorial Roundup: North Carolina

Nov. 24, 2021 13:37 PM EST

Charlotte Observer. Nov. 22, 2021. Editorial: NC Republicans are becoming the party of bigots, insurrectionists and the cowardly who let it happen “This is not who we are.” Six relatively simple words. Why...

Officials: Unsafe levels of chemical found in town's water

Nov. 24, 2021 08:40 AM EST

PITTSBORO, N.C. (AP) — Tests conducted on a North Carolina town's water supply found more than double the amount of a potentially cancer-causing chemical that's considered safe, officials said. Since Nov. 8, the town of Pittsboro has been performing almost-daily tests...

Gardner-Webb scores 28 in fourth, defeats NC A&T 35-27

Nov. 20, 2021 21:33 PM EST

GREENSBORO, N.C. (AP) — Bailey Fisher threw three touchdown passes and Gardner-Webb scored 28 points in the fourth quarter to defeat North Carolina A&T 35-27 on Saturday. Trailing 20-7 early in the fourth quarter, the Bulldogs (4-7, 2-5 Big South) scored four...

Man fatally shot by police after call from N. Carolina home

Nov. 20, 2021 14:43 PM EST

GREENSBORO, N.C. (AP) — A police officer in North Carolina shot and killed a man on Friday after responding to a caller's report that somebody was trying to enter a home, authorities said. Joseph Thomas Lee Lopez, 29, of Greensboro, died in the shooting, according to a...

Maye scores 18 to carry NC A&T over Greensboro 77-69

Nov. 18, 2021 21:53 PM EST

GREENSBORO, N.C. (AP) — Tyler Maye came off the bench to score 18 points to carry North Carolina A&T to a 77-69 win over Greensboro on Thursday night. Maye hit 8 of 10 shots and grabbed seven rebounds. Marcus Watson had 13 points for North...

Hunter carries UNC Greensboro over Coppin State 55-48

Nov. 15, 2021 23:09 PM EST

GREENSBORO, N.C. (AP) — Kaleb Hunter recorded 10 points and 10 rebounds to lead UNC Greensboro to a 55-48 win over Coppin State in nonconference play on Monday night. Khyre Thompson had 13 points and eight rebounds for the Spartans (3-0). De'Monte Buckingham added eight...

Wrong-way crash kills N. Carolina woman; 2nd woman charged

Nov. 15, 2021 14:25 PM EST

GREENSBORO, N.C. (AP) — A North Carolina woman was killed when she drove the wrong way on an expressway and hit another car head-on, the State Highway Patrol said. According to the patrol, De Osha Ajante Welch, 32, was driving her vehicle southbound in the northbound...

Buckingham carries UNC Greensboro over NC A&T 57-53

Nov. 10, 2021 00:53 AM EST

GREENSBORO, N.C. (AP) — De’Monte Buckingham tied his career high with 28 points as UNC Greensboro narrowly defeated North Carolina A&T 57-53 on Tuesday night in the season opener. Mohammed Abdulsalam had 11 rebounds for UNC Greensboro. Tyler...

Three killed in two weekend incidents in N. Carolina city

Nov. 01, 2021 14:05 PM EDT

GREENSBORO, N.C. (AP) — Police in a North Carolina city are investigating two separate weekend incidents in which three people were shot and killed and another person was hospitalized. Greensboro police responding to a report of a gunshot at an intersection early...