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  1. NC man charged in 1996 homicideRead the original story

    Thursday Dec 18 | WMBF

    ... in Cornelius, North Carolina and charged on Wednesday. Authorities say that 20-year-old Lacoy McQueen was a Shaw University student missing for nearly a year before her remains were found near Kittrell, north of Raleigh. Lawing was arrested and ...

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  2. Ex-boyfriend charged again in Shaw student's 1996 murderRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 17 | WRAL.com

    - Raleigh police said Wednesday that investigators have arrested the ex-boyfriend of a Shaw University student whose body was found in Vance County nearly a year after she disappeared in 1996. Edwin Christopher Lawing, 40, was charged with murder ...

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  3. Nelson Greene Sr., Alexandria civic leader and funeral home owner, dies at 100Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 15 | The Washington Post

    ... Danville, Va., where his father was a brickmason. In 1940, he received a bachelor's degree in economics from Shaw University, a historically black college in Raleigh, N.C. He was an Army veteran and served overseas in World War II and the Korean ...

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  4. Mesothelioma Cancer Research Foundation Hires New Director of DevelopmentRead the original story

    Friday Dec 12 | PRWeb

    ... community," said Ms. Evans-Buck. The new Director of Development holds a Bachelor of Science degree from Shaw University in Raleigh, North Carolina and a Masters of Science in Organizational Leadership from Nyack University. She is an avid runner ...

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  5. Attorney John Eluwa to Speak on WSHA 88.9 FM, Shaw University RadioRead the original story

    Thursday Dec 11 | PR Log

    PRLog - Dec. 11, 2014 - RALEIGH, N.C. -- Attorney John Eluwa of the Law Offices of John Eluwa, PLLC., , will appear as a guest speaker detailing President Obama's Executive Order concerning Immigration for Shaw University's WSHA 88.9 FM UpFront! Radio show on Saturday, December 20th at 9:00 A.M. UpFront! is a weekly radio program hosted by community representative Janet Howard, the executive director of Harriet B. Webster Task Force for Students Success in North Carolina, an initiative that shares insight from community leaders and elected officials regarding underserved communities in the Triangle.

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  6. The men behind the boys from BC: Coaching staff has helped turn around the Cadets football teamRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Dec 10 | SavannahNow

    ... works with the defensive backs. Galen Houston, 28, is from the Cadet class of '04. Houston, who played at Shaw University, coaches the defensive line and linebackers. He has experience coaching at the Georgia Dome as an assistant on the three ...

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  7. Virginia Union scores most points since '87 against Barber-ScotiaRead the original story

    Wednesday Dec 3 | NBC12

    Virginia Union University's Dashawn Barton scored a career-high 24 points to lead the Panthers to a 125-71 win over Barber-Scotia College on Tuesday, December 2, in Barco-Stevens Hall in Richmond, Va. The 125 points were the most points scored by a VUU men's basketball team since the school-record 148 points scored against Shaw University on January 27, 1987.Barton hit 6-of-9 shots from the field and 11 of 12 from the free throw line.

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  8. Wesley Goodman Jr.Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 30 | Times Herald-Record

    ... Hall, a former Talent Agent in NY City, died on November 28, 2014 at his home. He was 59. Wesley attended Shaw University in Raleigh, NC. He worked in the Entertainment field with Abby Hoffer Agency; Central Entertainment Group; Negotiated Booking ...

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  9. Tamarea Townes from Beachwood Continues Career with Shaw UniversityRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 20 | Patch.com

    Beachwood's Tamarea Townes signs with Shaw University beachwoodbison.org Beachwood right side hitter Tamarea Townes signed a national letter of intent on Wednesday to continue her education and volleyball career.

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  10. Leaders of historically black colleges meet in VirginiaRead the original story

    Nov 16, 2014 | University Business

    ... of Benedict College in South Carolina, Bowie State University in Maryland, Tougaloo College in Mississippi, Shaw University and Johnson C. Smith University in North Carolina.

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  11. Leaders of Historically Black Colleges Meet in Va.Read the original story

    Nov 14, 2014 | WBOC-TV Salisbury

    Leaders of several historically black colleges and universities are gathering in Virginia to discuss the status of the higher education institutions. Virginia Union University President Claude Perkins is being joined Friday in Richmond by the heads of Benedict College, Bowie State, Tougaloo College, Shaw University and Johnson C. Smith University.

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  12. Leaders of Historically Black Colleges, Universities Gathering at Virginia Union in RichmondRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 14, 2014 | WCAV

    Leaders of several historically black colleges and universities are gathering in Virginia to discuss the status of the higher education institutions. Virginia Union University President Claude Perkins is being joined Friday in Richmond by the heads of Benedict College, Bowie State, Tougaloo College, Shaw University and Johnson C. Smith University.

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  13. Leaders of historically black colleges meeting in RichmondRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 14, 2014 | The Virginian-Pilot

    Leaders of several historically black colleges and universities are gathering today in Virginia to discuss the status of the higher education institutions. Virginia Union University President Claude Perkins is being joined Friday in Richmond by the heads of Benedict College, Bowie State, Tougaloo College, Shaw University and Johnson C. Smith University.

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  14. RIVERSIDE: Barnett Grier, civil rights leader, dies at 99Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 13, 2014 | The Press-Enterprise

    ... were welcomed to many alternatives in town." Grier grew up in Charlotte, N.C. While teaching physics at Shaw University in Raleigh, he met a student, Eleanor Jean Gray, who was to become his wife. He received his Ph.D. in Ministry from the Claremont ...

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  15. Friday, Nov. 14, 2014Read the original story

    Nov 13, 2014 | Daily Dispatch

    ... Wimbush Henderson in Henderson. She was a 2010 graduate of Southern Vance high School and later attended Shaw University and the school of modeling in Raleigh. She was a licensed certified nurse assistant. The funeral will be at 2 p.m. Sunday, Nov. ...

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  16. UNCP students get schooled on protecting creditRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 13, 2014 | The Robesonian

    ... gan in September with stops so far at High Point University, East Carolina University, Queens University and Shaw University. The next one will take place at Cape Fear Community College in Wilmington.

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  17. Football Looks for Third-Straight Win in First Ever Meeting with ElonRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 11, 2014 | Maine Black Bears

    The University of Maine football team looks for its third-straight victory as it travels to take on new conference member Elon for the first time in history on Saturday, Nov. 15 at 3 p.m. This will be Maine and Elon's first ever meeting as the Phoenix are currently in the midst of their first season in the CAA. Maine is 3-1 all-time against teams from North Carolina, defeating Appalachian State and Shaw University and dropping a contest against Western Carolina.

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  18. Veteran's Day activities gain recognition in AndrewsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 11, 2014 | The Georgetown Times

    ... thank you for that.' He shared memories about receiving an academic scholarship after high school to attend Shaw University in Raleigh, N.C. He enlisted in the Air Force after graduation. He was later designated chairman of the Department of Defense ...

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  19. Powell to speak at Veterans Day ceremonyRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 5, 2014 | The Georgetown Times

    Chairman Thomas Alford of the Andrews Veterans Association announces that retired U.S. Air Force Col. Alton W. Powell will be the keynote speaker at Andrews Veterans Day parade and ceremony at 1 p.m. on Sat., Nov. 8. Powell was born in Apex, N.C., and enlisted in the U.S. Air Force in 1951 after completing a degree in chemistry at Shaw University.

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  20. Shaw easily defeats Elizabeth City State in CIAA TournamentRead the original story

    Mar 4, 2011 | Examiner.com

    Shaw University took quick control of their quarterfinal game against Elizabeth City State University and never looked back. The Bears defeated the Vikings 71-48 Thursday at the 2011 CIAA Tournament in the Time Warner Cable Arena in Charlotte, NC.

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