Archive for December, 2008

Remembering Mike

Posted in Internship, People with tags , , , , , on December 2, 2008 by bwarrenphoto

Muhammad “Mike” Al, co-owner of Red Mike Grocery on North Elm Street in Fisher Park, was fatally shot in the store on Nov. 9, only four days before his scheduled wedding.  A memorial gathering was held in Center City Park on Saterday, November 16, 2008, where Nikki Tipton (Mike’s to be wife) was joined by friends and family.

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A sign hangs in the window of Red Mike Grocery Story to let the public know about a memorial that will be held in on Mike’s Birthday in Greensboro, NC on Sunday, November 16, 2008. (Brandon Warren/ News-Record)

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Nikki Tipton prays for her murdered fiance at a memorial gathering in Center City Park on Sunday, November 16, 2008. (Brandon Warren/ News-Record)

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Chelsly Kovach sets down a rose at a memorial gathering in Center City Park for Muhammad “Mike” Ali, 28, on Sunday, November 16, 2008. Mike was co-owner of Red Mike Grocery and was murdered last Sunday. (Brandon Warren/ News-Record)

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Roses surround a photo of Muhammad “Mike” Ali and a friend at a memorial gathering in Center City Park on Sunday, November 16, 2008. (Brandon Warren/ News-Record)

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Jennifer Scott comforts Niki Tipton as they walk away from the memorial gathering for Nikki’s fiance (Muhammad “Mike” Ali) in Center City Park Greensboro, NC on Sunday, November 16, 2008. (Brandon Warren/ News-Record)

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NC State vs. Wake Forest

Posted in Internship, Sports with tags , , , on December 2, 2008 by bwarrenphoto

I made a trip down to Raleigh for a pretty big football game.  The stands were packed with pumped up fans, despite the high chance for rain that afternoon.

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The NC State Universitys football team takes the field at Carter-Finley Stadium in Raleigh, NC on Saturday, November 15, 2008. NC State had a few pyrotechnics to get the fans excited about their game with Wake Forest.  (Brandon Warren/ News-Record)

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NC State Universitys # 24, Andre Brown tries to go up the middle in the third quarter at Carter-Finley Stadium in Raleigh, NC on Saturday, November 15, 2008.  (Brandon Warren/ News-Record)

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The NC State fans celebrate their teams victory over Wake Forest at Carter-Finley Stadium in Raleigh, NC on Saturday, November 15, 2008. The final Score was NC State-21, Wake Forest-17.  (Brandon Warren/ News-Record)

Eastern Guilford High School

Posted in Internship with tags , , , , on December 2, 2008 by bwarrenphoto

Parents of Eastern Guilford Students and media was invited out to the new Eastern Guilford High School building and given updates and tour of the facility that is nearing completion.  The new building is expected to be open for classes before the seniors of 2009 graduate.

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The future Eastern Guilford High School building nears completion, and is scheduled to be ready for classes in April, 2009, Gibsonville, NC on Wednesday, November 12, 2008.
(Brandon Warren/ News-Record)

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Parents of Eastern Guilford High School Students take a tour of the new school building as part of a construction update at the Eastern Guilford High School Campus in Gibsonville, NC on Wednesday, November 12, 2008.
(Brandon Warren/ News-Record)

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Dennis Cole shows the view out of the front of the new Eastern Guilford School building which faces Bethel Church Rd. in Gibsonville, NC on Wednesday November 12, 2008.
(Brandon Warren/ News-Record)