Greenville http://wunc.org en NC Pooch Takes Title As 'World's Ugliest Dog' http://wunc.org/post/nc-pooch-takes-title-worlds-ugliest-dog <p style="margin: 0px 0px 15px; padding: 0px; direction: ltr; font-family: Georgia,Century,Times,serif; font-weight: normal; font-size: 15px; line-height: 21px; text-rendering: optimizelegibility; border: 0px none; vertical-align: baseline; font-style: normal; font-variant: normal; color: rgb(51, 51, 51); letter-spacing: normal; text-align: start; text-indent: 0px; text-transform: none; white-space: normal; word-spacing: 0px;">It's that time of year again when dogs with unusually large heads, hairless bodies and other oddities compete to be the World's Ugliest Dog.&nbsp;</p><p></p> Sun, 22 Jun 2014 19:29:38 +0000 Associated Press 37723 at http://wunc.org NC Pooch Takes Title As 'World's Ugliest Dog' Civil Rights Case Begins Today In Greenville http://wunc.org/post/civil-rights-case-begins-today-greenville <p>A federal judge will hear opening arguments today in a case that pits African-American parents against the Pitt County Schools.&nbsp;</p><p>Pitt County, like many school districts in North Carolina, has a long history of segregation in its schools. About a dozen or so districts in the state are still under an active desegregation court-order, first issued in the 1960's, that requires them to be supervised by the federal courts.</p> Mon, 22 Jul 2013 08:06:00 +0000 Dave DeWitt 19253 at http://wunc.org Civil Rights Case Begins Today In Greenville Greenville VA Clinic Expanding http://wunc.org/post/greenville-va-clinic-expanding <p>Veterans in need of health care in eastern North Carolina will soon have a bigger facility. An expansion of the Veterans Administration clinic in Greenville gets underway with a ground breaking ceremony Thursday morning. Peter Tillman works for the Durham VA Medical Center. He says the expansion will allow the Greenville clinic to offer more services.<br> Thu, 12 Jan 2012 13:30:00 +0000 Eric Hodge 3462 at http://wunc.org