Month

May 2002

All posts published in May 2002

9 posts

The NFL Draft

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The NFL Draft this past week was a thing of beauty for some teams and misery for the others. Who didn't know that the Houston Texans were going to select Fresno State quarterback David Carr with the number one pick? Who didn't know that the Carolina Panther... More »

Now City emerges with new talent

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Atlanta and New Orleans are not the only areas that plan on representing the Dirty South! Up and coming group Now City plans to show the music industry what North Carolina is all about. I had the chance to interview David "Ski" Willis, producer and CEO of N... More »

Baseball team looking forward to tournament

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School’s almost out and graduation is approaching so you know what that means, the MEAC Baseball Tournament is about to begin May 9 - 12.The Aggies are coming off a 6- 2 win over the High Point University Panthers on Wednesday, April 24. One of the big play... More »

Durham comes alive with hip-hop concert at Duke Chapel

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On April 25, in front of Duke University's Chapel, Durham was host to one of the hottest shows ever: Sankofa, the Pharcyde and the incomparable hip-hop band The Roots.Imagine standing outside with red, blue and white lights beaming in your eyes from the sta... More »

Walls, Aggies run through Athens

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Recently, the N.C. A&T men’s and women’s track teams competed at the Bulldog Limited Invitational at the University of Georgia. Ten Aggies finished with high honors, while the relay teams took fifth in the women’s 4x100 and second in the men’s 4x100. Tim Wa... More »

Aggies will be counting on “D”

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Let’s hope that this was a small preview of things to come. In a game that meant nothing to the Aggies win-loss record, there was a little of everything in the annual spring football game on April 20. After losing star tailback Maurice Hicks and returning o... More »

Platinum Thoughts add new flare to local music

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A local group is making lots of noise with new music on the way while thinking being platinum.Platinum thoughts is a five member hip-hop group, that uses elements of R&B music to complement their lyrics. The group is based out of Greensboro. Group members a... More »

Mitchell, Hicks, Smith will get shot at NFL

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Just days after not being drafted, former Aggie offensive lineman Qasim Mitchell signed a free agent contract with the NFL’s Cleveland Browns. Mitchell, the 6-foot-6, 350-pound offensive tackle from Jacksonville, N.C., started all 35 games of his Aggie care... More »