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NFL star and North Charleston native Carlos Dunlap works with Goodwin Scholars to address bullying

Fort Dorchester High School graduate Carlos Dunlap has made a name for himself in the National Football League. The Cincinnati Bengals’ star defensive end has appeared in two Pro Bowls, and is the franchise’s all-time sack leader. Despite his fame, and success on the national stage, he continues to be involved in his hometown. That involves…

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Texans Owner Bob McNair “Inmates” Comment Sparks Outrage

By Jeffrey Boney, Houston Forward Times Associate Editor and NNPA Member Black players in the National Football League have been described as ungrateful, thugs, sons of b***hes and inmates by talking heads on sports radio, the commander-in-chief and most recently at least one NFL owner. Some current and former NFL players, including the exiled Colin Kaepernick, have decided to…

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North Charleston and Garrett Academy Football Teams Leading the Way for Unity In the Community

The North Charleston High School and Garrett Tech football teams were supposed to play each other on Friday, October 28, 2016. Unfortunately, deadly violence in the community, and threats of more violence, lead to a tough decision for school and Charleston County School District administrators: cancel the game for the 2016 season. Due to weather-related…

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BOXTOROW Polls: Hampton, Virginia State joins top five; Grambling closes gap; Aggies remain No. 1

(boxtorow.com) Previous top five North Carolina Central fell to Norfolk State and Grambling overwhelmed Alcorn, which created shakeup in both the BOXTOROW Coaches and Media Polls. In the coaches poll, the Tigers did more than solidify their No. 2 ranking, receiving four first-place votes, closing the gap on top-ranked North Carolina A&T. The Aggies came…

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