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Headlines Barber Shop Onsite Healthcare Enrollment Results

By at March 3, 2015 | 10:21 am | 0 Comment

Headlines Barber Shop Onsite Healthcare Enrollment Results

Charlotte based Headlines Barber Shop partnered with Legal Services of Southern Piedmont (LSSP) to provide on-site assistance for individuals interested in signing up for health insurance through the Affordable Care Act.  Every Friday during the enrollment period, there... Read more »

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Livingstone Takes Second Consecutive CIAA Men’s Basketball Title

By at March 2, 2015 | 12:50 pm | 0 Comment

Livingstone Takes Second Consecutive CIAA Men’s Basketball Title

– Livingstone displayed its balance in winning a second consecutive CIAA Men's Basketball Title on Saturday, February 28, 2015. Guard Daryl Traynham scored 23 points and forward Eric Mayo added 22 points, respectively, for the Blue Bears, who upended Winston-Salem... Read more »

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Virginia State Powers past Lincoln, Clinches CIAA Women’s Basketball Championship Title

By at March 2, 2015 | 12:49 pm | 0 Comment

Virginia State Powers past Lincoln, Clinches  CIAA Women’s Basketball Championship Title

The wait is over. With a 73-49 victory over The Lincoln University, the Virginia State University Trojans clinched the 2015 CIAA Women's Basketball Championship. The title win was the first for Virginia State since 2002. The Trojans earn an automatic bid to the NCAA... Read more »

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WSSU Escapes Upset Bid By Shaw, 64-61

By at February 27, 2015 | 11:31 am | 0 Comment

WSSU Escapes Upset Bid By Shaw, 64-61

Sixth-seeded Shaw University battled back from a 10 point second half deficit to tie the game late, but Winston-Salem State held on to take a 64-61 win in the quarterfinals of the 2015 CIAA Men's Basketball Tournament at Time Warner Cable Arena. The Rams were able to... Read more »

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Sharp Shooting Propels Bowie State past Chowan

By at February 27, 2015 | 11:29 am | 0 Comment

Sharp Shooting Propels Bowie State past Chowan

The Bowie State University Bulldogs handled the Chowan University men's basketball team 87-64 on Thursday evening in Time Warner Cable Arena.  The Bulldogs advance to the semifinals with a 22-8 record after the victory while the Hawks' season ends with a 15-13 overall... Read more »

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DJ MLK – King of His Craft

By at February 26, 2015 | 7:19 pm | 0 Comment

DJ MLK – King of His Craft

Many claim to be the best in their field. But, in order to be the king of your craft you must cover certain criteria. Most importantly, you must be able to expand and dominate surrounding territory, have the respect of your people while possessing the vision and drive to... Read more »

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Red Hot Broncos Stampede Virginia State to Advance to Semifinals

By at February 26, 2015 | 6:23 pm | 0 Comment

Red Hot Broncos Stampede Virginia State to Advance to Semifinals

Fayetteville State picked a good day to shoot lights out and Virginia State picked a bad day for frigid shooting. As a result, the Broncos move on to the CIAA Tournament basketball semifinals with a 93-72 quarterfinal victory over the Trojans at Time Warner Cable Arena... Read more »

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Hawks Survive and Advance, Top Falcons 65-60

By at February 26, 2015 | 10:38 am | 0 Comment

Hawks Survive and Advance, Top Falcons 65-60

The Chowan University men's baketball team topped the Saint Augustine's University Falcons 65-60 on Wednesday evening in Time Warner Cable Arena.  The Hawks advance to the quarterfinals with the victory and take on Bowie State University on Thursday at 3:00pm. Saint... Read more »

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The Lincoln Lady Lions Advance To 2015 CIAA Tournament Semi’s With 59-51 Win Over Virginia Union

By at February 25, 2015 | 8:45 pm | 0 Comment

The Lincoln Lady Lions Advance To 2015 CIAA Tournament Semi’s With 59-51 Win Over Virginia Union

The Lincoln University used a solid overall performance on both ends of the court, and converted 21 of 25 free throws, as the Lady Lions advanced in the 2015 CIAA Tournament Quarterfinals, with a 59-51 win over Virginia Union University. With the win, The Lincoln... Read more »

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CIAA Tournament Games on Wednesday Evening Adjusted for Incoming Winter Weather

By at February 25, 2015 | 7:08 pm | 0 Comment

CIAA Tournament Games on Wednesday Evening Adjusted for Incoming Winter Weather

The Central Intercollegiate Athletic Association (CIAA) has made the following adjustments to the 2015 CIAA Basketball Tournament game and event schedule in preparation for the predicted winter weather. To allow time for safe traveling conditions from the Time Warner... Read more »

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Lady Trojans Survive Late Rally, Advance to Semifinals with Win over Elizabeth City State

By at February 25, 2015 | 7:06 pm | 0 Comment

Lady Trojans Survive Late Rally, Advance to Semifinals with Win over Elizabeth City State

- The Virginia State University women's basketball team survived a late rally by Elizabeth City State University and secured a 58-53 victory over the Lady Vikings on Wednesday, February 25th in Time Warner Cable Arena. The Lady Trojans advance to the semifinal round with... Read more »

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SAU Uses Balanced Scoring to Defeat ECSU

By at February 24, 2015 | 10:50 pm | 0 Comment

SAU Uses Balanced Scoring to Defeat ECSU

St. Augustine's University men's basketball team had four players score in double figures and never trailed in the second half as they took a 61-54 win over Elizabeth City State in the first round of the CIAA Men's Tournament at Time Warner Cable Arena on Tuesday... Read more »

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VUU Escapes With a Win over St. Aug

By at February 24, 2015 | 10:49 pm | 0 Comment

VUU Escapes With a Win over St. Aug

Virginia Union survived the final minutes without leading scorer Ashle Freeman to pull out a CIAA Tournament victory. Freeman scored a game-high 25 points before fouling out but her teammates held off Saint Augustine's 74-71 in a women's first-round basketball contest at... Read more »

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Lady Blue Bears Roll Past Bowie State

By at February 24, 2015 | 10:48 pm | 0 Comment

Lady Blue Bears Roll Past Bowie State

The Livingstone College Lady Blue Bears advanced to the second round of the CIAA Tournament on Tuesday, February 24th with a 91-73 win over Bowie State University.  The Lady Blue Bears, the third seed out of the CIAA Southern Division, advance to the next round with a... Read more »

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Mobley’s Career Day Not Enough in Loss to Winston-Salem State

By at February 24, 2015 | 10:46 pm | 0 Comment

Mobley’s Career Day Not Enough in Loss to Winston-Salem State

The Winston-Salem State University Lady Rams defeated the Chowan University women's basketball team 73-58 on Tuesday afternoon in the opening round of the CIAA Tournament.  The Lady Rams, the fifth seed out of the Southern Division advance with an 11-16 record while the... Read more »

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CIAA Basketball Coach of the Year Announced

By at February 24, 2015 | 10:44 pm | 0 Comment

CIAA Basketball Coach of the Year Announced

The Central Intercollegiate Athletic Association (CIAA) announced its men's and women's basketball coaches of the year at its basketball tip-off awards luncheon, today.  The luncheon brought together CIAA players, coaches, administrators and sponsors to recognize... Read more »

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CIAA Announces 2015 All-CIAA Basketball Teams

By at February 24, 2015 | 10:39 pm | 0 Comment

CIAA Announces 2015 All-CIAA Basketball Teams

The Central Intercollegiate Athletic Association Men’s and Women’s Basketball Coaches and Sports Information Directors have selected the 2015 slate of All-Conference honorees. This season’s line-up features Men’s Player of the Year, Cameron Knox of Bowie State... Read more »

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Kinky Boots Return Engagement Booked

By at February 24, 2015 | 7:58 pm | 0 Comment

Kinky Boots Return Engagement Booked

Demand is so high for the Broadway smash-hit musical Kinky Boots, playing Belk Theater March 17-22 as part of the PNC Broadway Lights, the show has already booked its return engagement for later this year. “With ticket sales soaring right out of the gate for the... Read more »

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CMS to operate on two-hour delay on Thursday, Feb. 18

By at February 18, 2015 | 3:23 pm | 0 Comment

CMS to operate on two-hour delay on Thursday, Feb. 18

Charlotte-Mecklenburg Schools will operate on a two-hour delay on Thursday, Feb. 19. Buses will run routes and schools will open two hours later than the normal time. Employees will report at their normal times if they are able to travel safely. CMS staff made the decision... Read more »

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CMS Closed Feb. 17

By at February 16, 2015 | 6:14 pm | 0 Comment

CMS Closed Feb. 17

Charlotte-Mecklenburg Schools will be closed on Tuesday, Feb. 17, because of the winter storm. CMS staff members are working with city and county leaders to receive the most up-to-date information about road and weather conditions. March 12, a teacher workday, will be... Read more »

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