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By JEFF MILLS GREENSBORO -- The new superintendent of Guilford County Schools will make $250,000 per year plus benefits under the terms of a four- year contract released Tuesday. Maurice "Mo" Green signed the deal Saturday. He starts his new job Sept.
By RYAN SEALS GREENSBORO -- Annette Allred and Gwen Pritchett had plenty to discuss Tuesday night. As the hamburgers and hot dogs smoked on the grill nearby, the Ole Asheboro neighborhood residents were busy firing away at the many crime issues plaguing their area.
By Jamie Kennedy Jones, News & Record, Greensboro, N.C. Aug. 6--Last year, educators visited the Teacher Supply Warehouse about 130 times each month. There they picked up the donated notebooks, craft materials and other supplies they needed to get through the school year.
By Ryan Seals, News & Record, Greensboro, N.C. Aug. 6--Annette Allred and Gwen Pritchett had plenty to discuss Tuesday night. As the hamburgers and hot dogs smoked on the grill nearby, the Ole Asheboro neighborhood residents were busy firing away at the many crime issues plaguing their area.
By Carolyn Booth Fun Stuff TODAY Poker Run, noon , Stoneville Park, 100 Priddy Drive, Stoneville. Entry fee $10. Presented by First Bank Relay for Life Team. Door prizes, 50-50 drawing, goodie bags to first 75 bikes. Hotdog supper after ride. Outside guests, dinner $4. T-shirts available for $10.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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