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NC Folk Festival brings energy, entertainment to downtown Greensboro

NC Folk Festival brings energy, entertainment to downtown Greensboro

Elijah Aekins, Guest Writer

September 17, 2019

The N.C. Folk Festival returned to downtown Greensboro Sept. 6-8, bringing dozens of diverse food vendors and food trucks, a marketplace of hand-crafted goods, storytelling and other family-friendly activities and of course, music.  A wide array of music, covering everything from “Dominican Blues,...

Logie Meachum: anything but a stereotype

Landon Fried, Staff Writer

October 24, 2014

As I took a seat in the Newcomers School library, I saw an enthusiastic old man wearing a black suit with a matching black hat sharing stories with a class of elementary school students. He seemed almost ridiculous as he danced around the room to the laughter and smiles of the children. I could not help...