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Durham News: Opinion

White skin in a black robe – Marcia Morey

A recent CBS news poll found that 69 percent of Americans defined race relations as “bad” in the United States. When I zip up the black robe and enter a criminal courtroom I am very aware of my “white” skin as I sit in judgment of a predominantly “black” courtroom.

Chapel Hill: Sports

Kim makes top 16 at U.S. Juniors

Chapel Hill’s Gina Kim reached the Round of 16 in the U.S. Girls’ Junior Golf Championship last week at in Paramus, N.J., before getting eliminated from the national tournament. She has the USGA Women’s Amateur still to go.

Videos

A first kiss remembered more than 70 years later

Eugene "Gene" Drogos, 91, and Evelyn Louise Drogos (Louise), 94, of Chapel Hill will celebrate their 70th wedding anniversary this month (July 2016). In these clips they talk about falling in love and how they knew they had met the right person.
Mark Schultz mschultz@newsobserver.com
A first kiss remembered more than 70 years later 1:23

A first kiss remembered more than 70 years later

Officials discuss immigrant fears about photo IDs 1:26

Officials discuss immigrant fears about photo IDs

Carrboro Mayor Supports Faith ID 1:06

Carrboro Mayor Supports Faith ID

America beer by Mystery Brewing tangles with Budweiser 2:25

America beer by Mystery Brewing tangles with Budweiser