North Carolina Woman Quits Job, Launches Coffee Cart to Honor Late Father

Meet Iasia Montana-Maye, an entrepreneur from Durham, North Carolina. She founded Espréssate, a coffee firm, in…

Woman Makes History Opening First Black-Owned Ultrasound Studio in Greensboro, North Carolina

Courtney Hall, a graduate of North Carolina A&T, has dedicated her career to mental health and…

Meet Nichole Briscoe, the 39-Year-Old Black Mom Investor Who Flips Mobile Homes

Nichole Briscoe, a 39-year-old African American mother and social worker from Burlington, North Carolina, increased her…

Incredible Story of Couple Who Turned $18 into Millions on Shark Tank

Buena Papa, a North Carolina-based food company, was founded by James and Johanna Windon. They founded…

This Black Entrepreneur Owns 15 Ben & Jerry’s Ice Cream Stores

Antonio McBroom, an experienced North Carolina business owner, has turned his passion for ice cream into…

Widow Now Homeless After Being Scammed Out of $70,000 in Life Savings by Facebook Lover

A 76-year-old widow was scammed out of her life savings by a man she met and…

Everlene Davis: Black Woman Celebrates Having Been a Teacher For Almost 70 Years

Meet Everlene Davis, a wonderful educator from Columbus County, North Carolina, who has taught for over…

17-Year-Old Black Student Could Complete Her Teaching Degree By Age 19

Hannah Pearson, a 17-year-old college student from Robeson County, North Carolina, plans to become a certified…

Dr. Zach Underwood is the New Dean of NCCU University College

Zach Underwood, Ph.D., has been named dean of University College at North Carolina Central University (NCCU),…

UNC-Chapel Hill Will Cover Undergraduate Tuition for NC Residents Whose Families Earn Less Than $80K Annually

The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill announced intentions to extend access to the university…

Attorney General Josh Stein Reaches $2.35 Million Settlement with AdoreMe, Wins Refunds for North Carolinians

  Attorney General Josh Stein announced a multistate settlement with AdoreMe, Inc., a lingerie shop that…

Parents Hire Their 16-Year-Old Daughter to Run Family-Owned Soul Food Restaurant

  Gabby Morrison, 16, from Charlotte, North Carolina, has been selected manager of Nana Morrison’s Soul…

Historically Black High School in North Carolina Opens a Bank on Campus

  Hillside High School, one of North Carolina’s few remaining historically Black high schools, has established…

High School Star Football Player Graduates With 4.1 GPA

  Joshua Jones, a Fayetteville, North Carolina, high school student-athlete, has received nearly $3 million in…

North Carolina Resident Intends to Use $100K Lottery Prize Money to Build Schools in Mali

  Mali-born dance instructor and North Carolina resident Souleymane Sana just won a $100,000 prize. The…

North Carolina Woman Wins $1m Lottery a Week After Purchasing First Home

  Patricia Simmons expressed concern about her freshly purchased home’s monthly mortgage payments. She doesn’t appear…

72-Year-Old Enrolls in College, Encourages All to ‘Never Give Up, Just Pursue’

  Anniatha McMillan, 72, of North Carolina, enrolled at Robeson Community College (RCC) to pursue her…

Formerly Homeless Black Teen to Graduate as Valedictorian With 8.07 GPA

  Nyla Covington, an 18-year-old African American high school student from Raleigh, North Carolina, will be…

Mom and Son to Open First Ever Black-Owned Children’s Bookstore in North Carolina

  Meet Victoria Scott-Miller and her 11-year-old son, Langston, the owners of Raleigh, North Carolina’s Liberation…

No Charges in Death of Black Woman Killed in Mexico By Her Friends

  Federal prosecutors have announced that they will not be pressing charges in the death of…

6-Year-Old Girl and Parents Shot after Basketball Rolls into Neighbour’s Garden in US

  A 6-year-old North Carolina girl and her parents were shot Tuesday night, April 18, by…