Latest Greensboro, North Carolina Stories

2008-07-21 12:01:26

By News & Record, Greensboro, N.C. Jul. 21--GREENSBORO -- Air quality officials have issued a Code Orange forecast for the Triad today, meaning pollution may make the air unhealthy for sensitive groups. The alert runs from 8 a.m. to 9 p.m.

2008-07-20 12:00:26

By E.A. Seagraves, News & Record, Greensboro, N.C. Jul. 20--Residents of Innwood Street are up in arms about a proposed state Department of Transportation and city parks and recreation department land swap.

2008-07-18 12:01:14

By Staff Reports REIDSVILLE -- Police say a man whose body was found in someone's yard early Sunday morning died of natural causes. A newspaper carrier found 65-year-old Billy Farmer of Gunn Street about 3:40 a.m.

2008-07-18 12:00:40

By Jason Hardin, News & Record, Greensboro, N.C. Jul. 18--Glen Hope Baptist Church is no small church. Even so, it might not be able to hold everyone wanting to tell Pruitt Rainey goodbye.

2008-07-17 12:01:05

By Morgan Josey Glover Students in Guilford County Schools have five weeks before they return to the classroom. Will they be ready to crack the textbooks? Research shows that many students fall behind in their math and reading skills during the summer break.

2008-07-17 12:00:39

By Emily Stephenson, News & Record, Greensboro, N.C. Jul.

2008-07-16 15:00:39

uE02D Six-year-old Rose Houck plugs her ears as the bass drum is demonstrated Tuesday at the Eastern Music Festival Kids Camp.

2008-07-15 18:00:36

By J. BRIAN EWING GREENSBORO -- Elon University School of Law announced Monday the founding dean is stepping down. Dean Leary Davis cited ongoing health problems for leaving the post. He intends to remain on staff as a professor. Davis recently has had vascular problems.

2008-07-15 12:00:53

By MORGAN JOSEY GLOVER GREENSBORO -- Peter Kauber didn't want to frighten anyone on Saturday. Instead, Kauber aimed to get enough of his audience uncomfortable with worldwide oil supply challenges to go home and do their own research.

2008-07-14 18:00:27

By Staff and Wire Reports WASHINGTON -- As oil prices soared to a record high Friday, the nation's airlines and shipping companies stepped up calls for a crackdown on financial speculation in energy markets, which they blame for pushing up fuel costs.

Word of the Day
  • Inward knowledge; understanding; conscience.
The word 'inwit' comes from Middle English inwit ("mind, reason, intellect, understanding; soul, spirit; feeling; the collection of inner faculties; one of five inner faculties; one of the outer bodily senses.; inward awareness of right or wrong, conscience"), from Old English *inwitt, inġewitnes ("consciousness, conscience, knowledge, knowing"), equivalent to in- +‎ wit. (Wiktionary)