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Monthly Archives: December 2020

Teacher-administrator returns in new role: school board member

by Kristy Bailey, Alamance News Staff Writer Donna Davis Westbrooks is proof of the adage, at least in education circles, that great teachers aren’t only born, they’re made. One of three newly-elected members of the Alamance-Burlington school board, Westbrooks retired in 2017 from a 32-career with...

Visiting district court judge rules against D.A.’s effort to add bond conditions for Drumwright not to be on county property

The judge decided after closed-door hearing that the additional conditions sought were too broad   Rev. Greg Drumwright’s legal team won an initial skirmish in the ongoing legal battle following his arrest on October 31 and the additional charges filed by the Alamance County sheriff’s department. Drumwright...

Nationally prominent civil rights attorney Ben Crump comes to Graham to support Drumwright

Prior to his court hearing on Wednesday, the Rev. Greg Drumwright held a news conference to address the D.A.’s ultimately unsuccessful attempt to attach additional conditions to a bond that he received on October 31. The news conference, which took place in front of...

Demonstrators want coverage – and then they prevent it; what’s with that?

Coverage in this newspaper of Rev. Gregory Drumwright’s march and protest from Sunday, November 29 was inhibited by a dozen or more of his supporters who attempted to prevent photographing or video recording Drum-wright’s speech when he stopped in front of the Judge J.B....

BREAKING WEDNESDAY: Drumwright due in Alamance County District Court Wed. afternoon for special hearing; attorney Ben Crump to represent him

Sunday afternoon, Rev. Greg Drumwright of Greensboro stood in front of the J.B. Allen, Jr. Court House in Graham, pointing to it as a "house of injustice" for the treatment he said black and Hispanic residents of Alamance County receive there. Wednesday afternoon, Drumwright himself...



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