▪ The Durham County Board of Commissioners have named Friday, Feb. 12, 2016 as Zachyre Lane Day. Lane, a 2013 graduate of Immaculata Catholic School, spoke at the school during the weeklong African-American Heritage celebration in February. She is now a junior at Cardinal Gibbons High School. Lane was chosen for her leadership and strength as a student and athlete.
▪ Piedmont EMC gave over $25,000 in grants to local teachers. Durham’s recipients are Thomas Johnson at Carolina Friends School and Jennifer Umbarger at Rogers Herr Middle.
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