Vivian Connell is raising money online to take her students to the U.S. Holocaust Memorial Museum in Washington. Connell has ALS, and this is her final year as a classroom teacher.
Alumni of the former Methodist Orphanage in Raleigh still meet every Easter, but their numbers are declining.
Some straight Betas at Chapel Hill turned away from a gay brother. But not any more. “The world has changed,” he said.
A federal grant funded an initiative to get healthier foods in corner stores. A North Carolina legislative committee also is studying ways to help alleviate food deserts, which are defined as any places where residents live more than a certain distance...
Photos from Easter Holy Week