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Higher Ed: Sex in Charlotte. Comic books in Pembroke.

Comic books are not just for pre-teens anymore.  They’re actually a focus of study for a UNCP professor and the subject of his UNC-TV show: A University of North Carolina Pembroke professor has taken his interest in comics to the ‘net, including a weekly interview…

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Power & Arrogance: Robeson pols living large on taxpayers’ dime despite county’s dismal economy

        Robeson County, in southeastern North Carolina, has officially become the state’s poorest jurisdiction.  It leads — or is near the top in all of the worst categories — crime, child abuse, venereal diseases, poverty, illiteracy.   You wouldn’t know things were…