Racism

The Sanctuary of Wilmington
Church speaks out after being targeted with racism
Pastors at The Sanctuary of Wilmington say their church members were targeted by a racist act this week, and it's not the first time. They've tried to just pray about it, but they say now they have to speak about it, too. Fri, 05/22/2015 - 5:45pm
Former headmaster accuses Nicholas Sparks of being racist, homophobic
Best-selling author Nicholas Sparks is being sued by a former Jewish headmaster of his school in New Bern, who accuses him of being a homophobic, anti-Semitic racist, according to a lawsuit. Thu, 10/02/2014 - 6:33pm
Shallotte bar vandalized with racial slurs, profanity
A Brunswick County business owner woke up to an unwanted sight this morning. Someone vandalized her bar with racial slurs. Fri, 08/30/2013 - 8:55pm
FIRST ON 3: UNCW track captain racially harassed on campus by five white men
It came to our attention today that Brent Campbell, a rising senior and captain of the UNCW men’s track team, was training on the Intramural fields at around 3pm in front of New Hanover gym when a blue pickup truck with 5 white male individuals drove past him several times and made derogatory racial comments. Tue, 07/23/2013 - 9:51pm
ONLY ON 3: Woman says Enterprise worker greeted her with racist comment
A Navassa woman is outraged after she says an Enterprise Rent-a-Car employee called her and her family a bunch of monkeys. Wed, 07/03/2013 - 9:42pm
Guilford Co. commissioner takes issue with Lawing hire
He was the Brunswick County manager for the better part of a decade and he’s leaving on good terms, but Marty Lawing’s journey to Guilford County is becoming a rocky one. Fri, 03/29/2013 - 9:35pm
Black farmers file for settlement claims in Durham
Hundreds of black farmers in North Carolina who say they were unfairly denied loans and other assistance for years from the Agriculture Department are taking steps to claim their share of a $1 billion settlement. Tue, 01/17/2012 - 4:54pm
NC murder victims’ relatives want Perdue veto
Several relatives of people who were murdered hope to persuade North Carolina Gov. Beverly Perdue to veto a bill that would essentially repeal a 2009 law designed to address alleged racial bias in death penalty cases. Mon, 12/12/2011 - 12:19pm
NC Racial Justice Act hearing delayed to January
A hearing for a Fayetteville man trying to get off death row on the grounds of racial bias has been postponed until January. Fri, 11/11/2011 - 12:43pm
ONLY ON 3: Grandmother says her grandson is the vicitim of racism
Beverly Graham says her grandson Traquan is being targeted at the Clarkton School of Discovery in Bladen County not because of the quality of his actions, but rather the color of his skin. Fri, 06/17/2011 - 5:40pm