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2008-08-05 12:00:23

HIGH POINT -- Mrs. Elzene Boyles Pierce, 75, died Tuesday, July 29, 2008. A memorial service will be held at 11 a.m. on Monday, August 2, in St. Mary's Episcopal Church. Interment in the church columbarium will be private. Sechrest Funeral Service, E. Lexington Ave., is in charge of arrangements.

2008-08-04 18:01:03

CRAFTS Basics of Beading, 6-8 p.m. Aug. 5. Indigo Bead Studio, 307-E Pisgah Church Road, GB. $28. 286-0999. Caged Pendants, 6-8 p.m. Aug. 26. Indigo Bead Studio, 307-E Pisgah Church Road, GB. $28. 286-0999. Drop Dead Tennis Bracelet, 6-8 p.m. Aug. 12.

2008-08-04 18:00:34

By News & Record, Greensboro, N.C. Aug. 4--GREENSBORO -- Comedienne and actor Lily Tomlin will highlight the 2008-09 edition of the UNCG University Concert & Lecture Series. The six shows will be held in the newly-restored Aycock Auditorium on the UNCG campus. All performances begin at 8 p.m.

2008-08-04 12:01:14

By GERALD WITT GREENSBORO -- A slightly audible din of excited chatter lingered among a group of top graduates from Guilford County Schools as they waited for one shot at a free car.

2008-08-04 12:01:14

Maurice Green is a lawyer by training, not a teacher. That doesn't sit well with some critics, who thought the Guilford County school board should have selected an experienced educator as the next superintendent.

2008-08-04 09:00:51

By Gerald Witt, News & Record, Greensboro, N.C. Aug. 4--GREENSBORO -- A slightly audible din of excited chatter lingered among a group of top graduates from Guilford County Schools as they waited for one shot at a free car.

2008-08-04 09:00:31

By David Nivens, High Point Enterprise, N.C. Aug. 4--HIGH POINT -- Many Triad officials are watching Winston-Salem closely to see if they will have to restrict water use to deal with the drought.

2008-08-03 12:00:31

By Emily Stephenson, News & Record, Greensboro, N.C. Aug. 3--Just before 11:15 p.m. Friday night, about 100 giggling, excited and highly caffeinated girls started screaming. A shrill shriek of "Edward and Bella forever" rose from the "Breaking Dawn" faithful at Friendly Center's Barn es & Noble.

2008-08-01 12:00:41

By Gerald Witt, News & Record, Greensboro, N.C. Aug. 1--If Guilford County is going to work together to protect the environment, then it must gather its greenies.

2008-07-31 21:00:20

By News & Record, Greensboro, N.C. Jul. 31--WINSTON-SALEM -- A Winston-Salem woman fought off a man who attempted to sexually assault her in her driveway, police said. Just after midnight, police responded to the 2400 block of Waughtown St. on an assault call.


Word of the Day
ecotone
  • A transitional zone between two communities containing the characteristic species of each.
The word 'ecotone' comes 'eco-' plus a Greek root meaning 'tension'.