Jillian Johnson drew fire last week after a controversial Facebook post on guns, but some supporters say this is the leader they elected. Johnson along with City Councilman Charlie Reece mark a different type of leadership style on the Durham City Council.
County residents will vote this November on $90 million bond for school renovations and the replacement of Northern High School after the Board of Education approved the final project list for the referendum.
Durham County Health Department report concludes that Matthew McCain died from complications from a seizure disorder, but makes recommendations to improve treatment of inmates with complex, chronic illnesses.
Durham City Councilwoman Jillian Johnson said she doesn’t plan to apologize or resign following public backlash to a Facebook post that said “the most dangerous people with guns are cops and soldiers.”
They face charges of rape, murder, assault with a deadly weapon and DWI, among other crimes. On Sunday, they were all God’s children, minister Vinny Abbruscato, 61, said as he and others baptized 39 inmates at the Durham County jail.
Inmates baptized at Durham County jail
New Durham Police Chief introduces herself to community via video
'People who understand a shine still get a shine'
Coach K speaks to Duke grads about success and attitude