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24 min ago | Lincoln Times-News

Apple Queen crowned

Lincoln County is celebrating the reign of a new Apple Queen. Abby Jane Hord, a rising senior at North Lincoln High School, was crowned Lincoln County Apple Queen, a title which holds a $3,000 scholarship to further her education.


Related Topix: Lincoln County, NC, North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC, Life, Food, Food Festival

5 hrs ago | Newsday

From the Newsday archives: The War That Failed to End All Wars

Editor's note: Thirty years ago, Newsday published this article by a professor of history and dean of the College of Arts and Sciences at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.


Related Topix: North Carolina, Opinion

Sun Jul 27, 2014

Philanthropy Journal

Senior Executive Director for Development and...

UNC Lineberger Comprehensive Cancer Center, one of only 41 NCI-designated comprehensive cancer centers and the largest research entity at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, is seeking to fill several key positions to complete our seasoned development team.


Island Gazette Newspaper Online

Michael Jaskolka, DDS, MD, joins NHRMC Physician Group

The NHRMC Physician Group is pleased to announce the addition of Michael Jaskolka, DDS, MD, to its maxillofacial surgery team.


Related Topix: Medicine, Surgery, Chapel Hill, NC, Wilmington, NC

Nature Neuroscience

Postdoctoral fellowship in neuroimmunology

Postdoctoral fellowship/research associate position in neuroimmunology is available immediately at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Department of Neurology, Division of Neuroimmunology.


Related Topix: Chapel Hill, NC

Sat Jul 26, 2014

Loretta (Lettie) Kathleen Albright Muckley

Heaven welcomed Loretta Kathleen Albright Muckley on July 22, 2014. She passed away at St. Paul University Hospital, UT Southwestern Medical Center in Dallas, Texas.


Related Topix: Albright, WV, Saint Mary's College, Ohio University, Texas Woman's University

Fri Jul 25, 2014

The Inter-Mountain

Mr. and Mrs. Pinaki Santra

Hayleigh Tasha Stewart of Huntersville, N.C., and Pinaki Santra of Elkins were married April 26. The ceremony was at 5 p.m. at Governor Thomas Bennett House in Charleston, S.C. The bride's godmother, Franza Giffen, officiated.


Related Topix: Chicago, IL, University of Virginia

News Observer

UNC-Chapel Hill takes refreshing steps to help athletes graduate

The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill has endured bad publicity for its problems with athletes and academics.


Related Topix: Chapel Hill, NC

The Sampson Independent

Newton Grove student receives scholarship4:04 pm

The Local Government Federal Credit Union recently announced that Emily Harrison is the recipient of an LGFCU scholarship award.


Related Topix: Newton Grove, NC, Chapel Hill, NC, Family, Adolescents and Pre-Teens

Centers for Disease Control and Preve...

CDC announces the formation of an external laboratory safety workgroup

CDC announced today the formation of an external laboratory safety workgroup of the Advisory Committee to the Director of CDC.


Related Topix: Agriculture, Science, Medicine, Influenza, Bird Flu, Health, Stanford University, Infectious Diseases

The Summerville Journal-Scene

Clara Murphy Bond Bell

Clara Murphy Bond Bell of Windsor and Edenhouse in Bertie County, North Carolina died Monday, July 21. The oldest of four children of Mary Elizabeth Murphy and Walter Holland Bond, she was born August 9, 1925.


Related Topix: Windsor, NC, Bertie County, NC, North Carolina, Wilmington, NC

'Dusty Road' to truth

What if a bunch of scientists were somehow able to clone Marilyn Monroe? Suppose they were able to program her brain with everything about the former Norma Jean Baker.


Related Topix: Marilyn Monroe, Vocal, Celebrities, Sunset Beach, NC, Chapel Hill, NC

Thu Jul 24, 2014


De Graffenreid to fill new MU vice chancellor position

Ellen de Graffenreid, senior vice president for communications at Brandeis University in Waltham, Mass., has been named vice chancellor of marketing and communications at MU, effective Sept.


Related Topix: Brandeis University, Marketing, North Carolina, University of Louisville, Washington State University


Twinsights: Induction ceremony canceled after Chuck Knoblauch's arrest

The 2014 season will be Mike Berardino's second as Twins beat writer for the Pioneer Press.


UNC prof identified as victim in robbery, beating

A University of North Carolina-Chapel Hill professor has been identified as the victim in a brutal robbery that cost him his life.


Related Topix: Chapel Hill, NC, Durham, NC

University of North Carolina

Complete Carolina

The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill today announced the launch of an enhanced degree-completion program that honors former student-athletes' scholarships for life.


Related Topix: North Carolina


Advances in High Pressure Mass Spectrometry Presented at HPLC and ASMS 2014

Professor J. Michael Ramsey and his team from delivered a total of 12 presentations at this year's HPLC and ASMS conferences touting new performance breakthroughs in HPMS.


Related Topix: Recreational Vehicle, Security, North Carolina, Chemistry, Science

National Geographic

Report: Gulf and Atlantic Coasts Not Prepared for Sea-Level Rise

The National Research Council warns that U.S. coasts are at risk of flooding and storm damage, thanks to climate change.


Related Topix: Hurricane, Weather, Hurricane Sandy, Natural Disasters, University of Maryland College Park, North Carolina

Wed Jul 23, 2014

UNC-CH finance officer: - a lot up in the air' regarding FY15 finances

Chapel Hill leaders don't have a final budget from state lawmakers yet, but they're taking steps to prepare for state cuts in fiscal year 2015.


Related Topix: Chapel Hill, NC

Cystic Fibrosis Drug Combo May Be Less Effective Than Hoped

A powerful drug combo may not be as effective against cystic fibrosis as previously thought.


Related Topix: Medicine, Cystic Fibrosis, Health, Fibrosis, Cell Biology, Biology, Science, North Carolina, Genetics