Articles by Greensboro 101

Death and the creative underclass: Joey Deweese

Joey Deweese lives on behind Mother Tucker’s on Spring Garden Street in the form of a photorealistic mural by Greensboro artist Brian Lewis, thrown up on the cinderblock wall on a creative jag fueled by sorrow and spray paint. It’s out back by the dumpsters, surrounded by candles, cans of cheap beer and empty Cook […]

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Man found shot Monday morning, Greensboro police seek answers

GREENSBORO, N.C — A man was found shot in a vehicle Monday morning, and the Greensboro Police Department is looking for information. Police responded to a report of a gunshot at 1:08 a.m. at the intersection of Randolph Avenue and Martin Luther king Jr. Boulevard, according to a news release. On scene, police found a man in a vehicle with apparent gunshot wounds. Officials transported the man to as hospital with non-life-threatening injuries. Police are currently investigating the incident as […]

Was U.S. that elected Obama more ignorant?

Irvin Besecker’s letter (“We are staggering in our level of ignorance,” July 1) states that, as of today only 60 percent of Americans believe in evolution and 50 percent believe in man-made climate change. He claims that these numbers are…