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26979
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Julian Pierce’s murder has intensified the fear, suspicion and confusion already reigning in a racially troubled Robeson County. Pierce wanted better representation for minorities, and was running strong to become the first Native American to sit on North Carolina’s Superior Court bench. Some believe Pierce’s murder was a political assassination, but law enforcement say he was killed by his girlfriend’s ex-boyfriend.
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Independent Weekly (NoCar Oversize AP 2 .I57 [volumes 13 - 23 on microfilm]), Vol. 6 Issue 7, Apr 7-20 1988, p8-12, il, por Periodical Website
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26978
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Burroughs Wellcome Company discovered that the drug AZT can prolong the lives of many people with AIDS, but at an annual cost of about ten-thousand dollars per patient. North Carolina has a share of the federal safety-net program to help AIDS patients who can’t afford AZT. Others who are without federal aid are organizing boycotts against Burroughs and considering lawsuits.
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Independent Weekly (NoCar Oversize AP 2 .I57 [volumes 13 - 23 on microfilm]), Vol. 6 Issue 7, Apr 7-20 1988, p7, il Periodical Website
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26982
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North of downtown Raleigh is horse country and the home of B-Bar Stables, where you can rent horses by the hour and ride the trails at your own speed. B-Bar has been owned and operated for twenty years by George Dalphus Browning, a true cowboy and horseman. George personally trained each of his sixty horses and can teach anyone how to ride a horse.
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Independent Weekly (NoCar Oversize AP 2 .I57 [volumes 13 - 23 on microfilm]), Vol. 6 Issue 7, Apr 7-20 1988, p25, por Periodical Website
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26980
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Thousands of parents in the North Carolina Triangle area struggle to balance their career, family, bank balance and free-time all at once. Many mothers in work outside the home and need day care for their children, but the demand far exceeds the supply. Without day care, parents are sacrificing their careers and seeking alternative sources for help.
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Independent Weekly (NoCar Oversize AP 2 .I57 [volumes 13 - 23 on microfilm]), Vol. 6 Issue 7, Apr 7-20 1988, p13-15, por Periodical Website
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26981
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Seven years ago, Bill and Georgia Finger adopted two children to raise in Chapel Hill, North Carolina. They experienced a long and emotional adoption process while dealing with their difficult news of infertility. The Fingers overcame their hurdles and now have two daughters as part of their family.
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Independent Weekly (NoCar Oversize AP 2 .I57 [volumes 13 - 23 on microfilm]), Vol. 6 Issue 7, Apr 7-20 1988, p18-22, por Periodical Website
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