Analysis: No Compensation If Police Kill You

By Dr. Kim Muktarian Cases throughout North Carolina that involve officers and fatalities, rarely get settled with financial compensation for the victims. The dead can’t talk and usually don’t have any evidence to present.  One such case involves two young black men, two police cars and an early morning encounter. On June 5, 2013, at…

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WBE, MBE & DBE BIDS

for the following jobs:                             NCDOT Central Letting C204324 Granville Co. Bid Date:  April 16th  C202581 Orange Co. Bid Date:  April 16th  These projects may involve some or all of the following aspects of construction: construction survey, clear and grub, trucking, drainage,…

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D/M/WBE

SUBCONTRACTORS/SUPPLIERS WANTED T.A. Loving Company (NC General Contractor License No. 325) is seeking certified DBE, MBE, and WBE subcontractors and suppliers for the Mitchell Water Treatment Plant 2019 Improvements project for the City of Greensboro which bids April 11, 2019 at 2:00 PM. Plans and specifications for this project are available at the following locations: …

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D/M/WBE

SUBCONTRACTORS/SUPPLIERS WANTED T.A. Loving Company (NC General Contractor License No. 325) is seeking certified DBE, MBE, and WBE subcontractors and suppliers for the Caswell Beach Road Dune Infiltration System project for the Town of Caswell Beach which bids April 12, 2019 at 2:00 PM. Plans and specifications for this project are available at the following…

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BID REQUEST

RPC Contracting is requesting bids from any interested ­NCDOT Certified DBE firms for Contract DA00451 in Hyde Co. bidding on 4/17/19. There will be a pre-bid conference at 3:00 PM on Monday 4/8/19 at the office of RPC Contracting, 934 W. Kitty Hawk Road, Kitty Hawk, NC. Plans and specifications are available for review at…

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Advertisement for bids

The North Carolina Department of Public Safety has the following contract in Granville County out for bid: O A Dampers Addition in Corridors. The bid opening is scheduled for: Tuesday, 05/21/2019. To obtain the Notice to Bidders, any Pre-Bid Requirements, and any Addenda visit: https://ww.ips.state.nc.us/ips/AGENCY/PDF/13029600.pdf.

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Rapper’s Death Leaves Void

From Carolinian Staff Reports It’s a story we’ve heard before. In broad daylight, on a public street, shots ring out and a young black man lies dead in the street. In spite of photos of the crime and the man who did it, nobody saw, heard or knows anything. But not this time. When rapper,…

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The Election Is Over, Time To Make Policy

Dani Ross, Columnist with The Carolinian Social responsibility did not end on November 6th. The election was only the beginning. It is time to get some stuff done that is going to benefit people other than the wealthy and well-connected. No more armchair activism. Let’s put those lessons that were learned in high school civics class…

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Polio-Like Virus Spreads Fear

By Dr. Joy Martinez, Contributing Carolinian Columnist To a generation of people, this sickness seems familiar, the sudden appearance of weakness in the arms or legs, loss of muscle tone and reflexes, paralysis.  Symptoms including pain, drooping face and eyelids, difficulty moving eyes and swallowing, and slurred speech. In severe cases, patients have trouble breathing because…

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Boomers Are Proud, Poor and Pretending

Dani Ross, Columnist with The Carolinian “You know me. I am in your friendship circle hidden in plain sight. My clothes are still impeccable; bought in the good years when I was still making money. To look at me you would not know that my electricity was cut off last week for nonpayment, or that I…

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