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Rainbow flags to fly high at first Alamance Pride Festival

10/8/15 10:45am

Earlier this week, Lynn Huber, associate professor of religious studies, received an email that read: “After this weekend, Alamance County will never be the same.” The email refers to Alamance County’s first gay pride festival, taking place Saturday, Oct.

‘Woofstock’ to be held Saturday

10/2/15 8:42am

Burlington residents are encouraged to bring their dogs to the annual Woofstock Dog Festival. Presented by the Humane Society of Alamance County, the event will be held 11 a.m.

Preparing for Hurricane Joaquin

10/1/15 9:34pm

Hurricane Joaquin is expected to hit the Elon area this weekend, with the heaviest rain fall on Sunday night. According to the National Weather Service, there is a Flash Flood Watch from today, October 1 from 8:00 p.m.

Local museum brings civil rights back to life

10/1/15 4:08pm

GIBSONVILLE- History came alive this weekend at the Charlotte Hawkins Brown Museum, where a new exhibit displays how America's past civil rights issues resonate in the modern day--and how they directly affect us. The museum is dedicated to Charlotte Hawkins Brown, who was known for her work as an educator of an all black school.