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WTSP-TV Tampa
Best of Rays Summer Concert SeriesST. PETERSBURG, FL - JUNE 30: (L-R) Verdine White, Ralph Johnson and Philip Bai
Best of Rays Summer Concert Series
WTSP-TV Tampa / Posted 8 days ago
ST. PETERSBURG, FL - JUNE 30: (L-R) Verdine White, Ralph Johnson and Philip Bailey of the band Earth, Wind and Fire perform during the Rays Summer Concert Series at Tropicana Field on June 30, 2012 in St. Petersburg, Florida. (Photo by J. Meric/Getty... Read more
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The News & Observer
HB2 protests, rallies expected on NC General Assembly opening daywas selected by Guilford County Democrats to fill the remaining eight months of
HB2 protests, rallies expected on NC General Assembly opening day
The News & Observer / Posted 10 days ago
was selected by Guilford County Democrats to fill the remaining eight months of the unexpired term of state Rep. Ralph Johnson, a Guilford County Democrat who died last month. “Being sworn in as a member of the General Assembly is a high... Read more
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News Channel 12 New Bern
New State Rep. Chris Sgro Takes Oath Before New SessionAssembly's only open gay member. Guilford County Democrats this month chose Sg
New State Rep. Chris Sgro Takes Oath Before New Session
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted 10 days ago
Assembly's only open gay member. Guilford County Democrats this month chose Sgro to fill the unexpired term of state Rep. Ralph Johnson who died last month. The work session begins Monday and Sgro is expected to remain in office through the end of... Read more
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WSOC-TV Charlotte
New state Rep. Chris Sgro taking oath before new sessionAssembly's only open gay member. Guilford County Democrats this month chose Sg
New state Rep. Chris Sgro taking oath before new session
WSOC-TV Charlotte / Posted 10 days ago
Assembly's only open gay member. Guilford County Democrats this month chose Sgro to fill the unexpired term of state Rep. Ralph Johnson who died last month. The work session begins Monday and Sgro is expected to remain in office through the end of... Read more
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WBTV Charlotte
New state Rep. Chris Sgro taking oath before new sessionAssembly's only open gay member. Guilford County Democrats this month chose Sg
New state Rep. Chris Sgro taking oath before new session
WBTV Charlotte / Posted 10 days ago
Assembly's only open gay member. Guilford County Democrats this month chose Sgro to fill the unexpired term of state Rep. Ralph Johnson who died last month. The work session begins Monday and Sgro is expected to remain in office through the end of... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
New state Rep. Chris Sgro taking oath before new sessionAssembly's only open gay member. Guilford County Democrats this month chose Sg
New state Rep. Chris Sgro taking oath before new session
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 10 days ago
Assembly's only open gay member. Guilford County Democrats this month chose Sgro to fill the unexpired term of state Rep. Ralph Johnson who died last month. The work session begins Monday and Sgro is expected to remain in office through the end of... Read more
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Char-Koosta News
Four weeks left in 2016 Spring Mack Daysand Over category is Larry Karper-Florence with 546, 2nd Bob Christensen of Mis
Four weeks left in 2016 Spring Mack Days
Char-Koosta News / Posted 12 days ago
and Over category is Larry Karper-Florence with 546, 2nd Bob Christensen of Missoula-242, 3rd-Jim Hoover-Whitefish-143, 4th Ralph Johnson-Columbia Falls-125, and 5th Roger Smart of Ronan-73. Matt Guckenberg Jr.-Kalispell is 1st in the 12 & Under... Read more
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The Advocate
LGBT Rights Leader Joins North Carolina Legislatureappointed Chris Sgro, the executive director of Equality North Carolina, to ser
LGBT Rights Leader Joins North Carolina Legislature
The Advocate / Posted 18 days ago
appointed Chris Sgro, the executive director of Equality North Carolina, to serve the remainder of the term of Rep. Ralph Johnson of Greensboro, who died last month, The News & Observer of Raleigh reports. McCrory, who signed the... Read more
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WSOC-TV Charlotte
Mayor Roberts: Charlotte shouldn't be punished for ordinancethe leader of Equality North Carolina who was appointed by Gov. Pat McCrory to
Mayor Roberts: Charlotte shouldn't be punished for ordinance
WSOC-TV Charlotte / Posted 19 days ago
the leader of Equality North Carolina who was appointed by Gov. Pat McCrory to fill the remaining term of the late Rep. Ralph Johnson, said his major goal would be to have the law repealed. "I have already started to reach out across party... Read more
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Everett Herald
New destroyers among plans for increased activity at naval stationIt will be followed by the USS Sampson in the fall and the USS Kidd in late fal
New destroyers among plans for increased activity at naval station
Everett Herald / Posted 19 days ago
It will be followed by the USS Sampson in the fall and the USS Kidd in late fall or winter, Lakamp said.The fourth, the USS Ralph Johnson, is still under construction at Huntington Ingalls Industries in Pascagoula, Mississippi, and probably won't... Read more
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WSOC-TV Charlotte
Charlotte mayor: City shouldn't be punished for ordinancethe leader of Equality North Carolina who was appointed by Gov. Pat McCrory to
Charlotte mayor: City shouldn't be punished for ordinance
WSOC-TV Charlotte / Posted 20 days ago
the leader of Equality North Carolina who was appointed by Gov. Pat McCrory to fill the remaining term of the late Rep. Ralph Johnson, said his major goal would be to have the law repealed. "I have already started to reach out across party... Read more
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WSOC-TV Charlotte
Governor officially appoints Sgro to North Carolina Houseobligated the governor to appoint Sgro, the choice of Guilford County Democrats
Governor officially appoints Sgro to North Carolina House
WSOC-TV Charlotte / Posted 20 days ago
obligated the governor to appoint Sgro, the choice of Guilford County Democrats to fill the unexpired term of the late Rep. Ralph Johnson. Sgro has said his top priority will be repealing the law signed by McCrory that limits anti-discrimination... Read more
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WBTV Charlotte
Governor officially appoints Sgro to North Carolina Houseobligated the governor to appoint Sgro, the choice of Guilford County Democrats
Governor officially appoints Sgro to North Carolina House
WBTV Charlotte / Posted 20 days ago
obligated the governor to appoint Sgro, the choice of Guilford County Democrats to fill the unexpired term of the late Rep. Ralph Johnson. Sgro has said his top priority will be repealing the law signed by McCrory that limits anti-discrimination... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
Governor officially appoints Sgro to North Carolina Houseobligated the governor to appoint Sgro, the choice of Guilford County Democrats
Governor officially appoints Sgro to North Carolina House
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 20 days ago
obligated the governor to appoint Sgro, the choice of Guilford County Democrats to fill the unexpired term of the late Rep. Ralph Johnson. Sgro has said his top priority will be repealing the law signed by McCrory that limits anti-discrimination... Read more
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Char-Koosta News
Mack Days $10k lake trout still prowling Flathead Lakeis Larry Karper of Florence with 459, Bob Christensen of Missoula 2nd with 194,
Mack Days $10k lake trout still prowling Flathead Lake
Char-Koosta News / Posted 20 days ago
is Larry Karper of Florence with 459, Bob Christensen of Missoula 2nd with 194, 3rd-Jim Hoover of Whitefish with 102, Ralph Johnson of Columbia Falls 4th with 99, Roger Smart of Ronan is 5th with 49. Winner of the 1st Bucket of Fish Day was... Read more
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The News & Observer
McCrory appoints LGBT leader Chris Sgro to NC Houseof the state’s new LGBT law. McCrory didn’t have a choice about who fills the
McCrory appoints LGBT leader Chris Sgro to NC House
The News & Observer / Posted 20 days ago
of the state’s new LGBT law. McCrory didn’t have a choice about who fills the House seat, which became vacant when Rep. Ralph Johnson of Greensboro died last month. The governor’s proclamation makes that clear: “The provisions of General... Read more
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The Washington Times
Obama administration snubs Medal of Honor recipients, names warships after liberal politiciansdesires.” Capt. McNally said Mr. Mabus has named a number of destroyers after
Obama administration snubs Medal of Honor recipients, names warships after liberal politicians
The Washington Times / Posted 22 days ago
desires.” Capt. McNally said Mr. Mabus has named a number of destroyers after Medal of Honor recipients. They include the Ralph Johnson, the Thomas Hudner, the Harvey Barnum and the Daniel Inouye, the late Democratic senator from Hawaii. Mr.... Read more
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The Daily Tar Heel
In which I recall my love for the show "Naked and Afraid"County Democrats elected Sgro, who's the executive director of Equality NC, to
In which I recall my love for the show "Naked and Afraid"
The Daily Tar Heel / Posted 23 days ago
County Democrats elected Sgro, who's the executive director of Equality NC, to fill in after the death of House Rep. Ralph Johnson in March.Please enable JavaScript to view the comments powered by Disqus.Comments powered by Disqus Please... Read more
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The Daily Tar Heel
Openly gay LGBT activist to assume vacancy in N.C. Houseelected an LGBT rights leader Saturday to fill a vacancy left in the N.C. legis
Openly gay LGBT activist to assume vacancy in N.C. House
The Daily Tar Heel / Posted 23 days ago
elected an LGBT rights leader Saturday to fill a vacancy left in the N.C. legislature with the March death of House Rep. Ralph Johnson, D-Guilford. Chris Sgro, executive director of Equality NC, will be the sole openly gay legislator in the N.C.... Read more
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WSOC-TV Charlotte
Amidst HB2 fallout, LGBT rights advocate appointed to NC Legislaturenamed LGBT rights advocate Chris Sgro to the General Assembly, a temporary appo
Amidst HB2 fallout, LGBT rights advocate appointed to NC Legislature
WSOC-TV Charlotte / Posted 24 days ago
named LGBT rights advocate Chris Sgro to the General Assembly, a temporary appointment following the death of Rep. Ralph Johnson of District 58. Sgro, who would become the only open LGBT member currently serving on the Legislature, would... Read more
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The Times Leader
EUGENE DLESKand Tina M. Dlesk of St. Clairsville, Chuck Dlesk of Barnesville, Dennis J. Dle
EUGENE DLESK
The Times Leader / Posted 25 days ago
and Tina M. Dlesk of St. Clairsville, Chuck Dlesk of Barnesville, Dennis J. Dlesk of St. Clairsville, and Peggy Sue (Ralph) Johnson of Greensburg, PA; his brother, Irvin Dlesk of PA; his sister, Donna L. Minadeo of Florida; stepsisters, Jo... Read more
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The Hendersonville Times-News
Democrats send LGBT leader to NC legislaturein the 58th District of the state House of Representatives, she said. He will c
Democrats send LGBT leader to NC legislature
The Hendersonville Times-News / Posted 25 days ago
in the 58th District of the state House of Representatives, she said. He will complete the term ending this year of Rep. Ralph Johnson, who died last month. Sgro said his top priority for the General Assembly session starting April 25 will be... Read more
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CBS News
N.C. Dems put openly gay member in Legislature after transgender lawin the 58th District of the state House of Representatives, she said. He will c
N.C. Dems put openly gay member in Legislature after transgender law
CBS News / Posted 25 days ago
in the 58th District of the state House of Representatives, she said. He will complete the term ending this year of Rep. Ralph Johnson, who died last month. Sgro said his top priority for the General Assembly session starting April 25 will be... Read more
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WSOC-TV Charlotte
UNC-CH head says donors pause over new LGBT lawprotections for lesbian, gay and transgender people. Sgro will complete the te
UNC-CH head says donors pause over new LGBT law
WSOC-TV Charlotte / Posted 25 days ago
protections for lesbian, gay and transgender people. Sgro will complete the term ending this year of Rep. Ralph Johnson, who died last month. Guilford County Democratic Chairwoman Myra Slone says Sgro was elected by about 40... Read more
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WBTV Charlotte
UNC-CH head says donors pause over new LGBT lawprotections for lesbian, gay and transgender people. Sgro will complete the te
UNC-CH head says donors pause over new LGBT law
WBTV Charlotte / Posted 25 days ago
protections for lesbian, gay and transgender people. Sgro will complete the term ending this year of Rep. Ralph Johnson, who died last month. Guilford County Democratic Chairwoman Myra Slone says Sgro was elected by about 40... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
Dems put LGBT leader in Legislature after transgender lawprotections for lesbian, gay and transgender people. Sgro will complete the te
Dems put LGBT leader in Legislature after transgender law
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 25 days ago
protections for lesbian, gay and transgender people. Sgro will complete the term ending this year of Rep. Ralph Johnson, who died last month. Guilford County Democratic Chairwoman Myra Slone says Sgro was elected by about 40... Read more
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WECT 6 Wilmington
UNC-CH head says donors pause over new LGBT lawprotections for lesbian, gay and transgender people. Sgro will complete the te
UNC-CH head says donors pause over new LGBT law
WECT 6 Wilmington / Posted 25 days ago
protections for lesbian, gay and transgender people. Sgro will complete the term ending this year of Rep. Ralph Johnson, who died last month. Guilford County Democratic Chairwoman Myra Slone says Sgro was elected by about 40... Read more
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FOX 8 WGHP
Leader of LGBT rights organization named to state LegislatureChris Sgro executive director of Equality North Carolina will finish the term o
Leader of LGBT rights organization named to state Legislature
FOX 8 WGHP / Posted 25 days ago
Chris Sgro executive director of Equality North Carolina will finish the term of late state Rep. Ralph Johnson. (LYNN HEY/News & Record) Chris Sgro executive director of Equality North Carolina will finish the term of late state Rep. Ralph Johnson.... Read more
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WSOC-TV Charlotte
Dems put LGBT leader in Legislature after transgender lawprotections for lesbian, gay and transgender people. Sgro will complete the te
Dems put LGBT leader in Legislature after transgender law
WSOC-TV Charlotte / Posted 25 days ago
protections for lesbian, gay and transgender people. Sgro will complete the term ending this year of Rep. Ralph Johnson, who died last month. Guilford County Democratic Chairwoman Myra Slone says Sgro was elected by about 40... Read more
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WBTV Charlotte
Dems put LGBT leader in Legislature after transgender lawprotections for lesbian, gay and transgender people. Sgro will complete the te
Dems put LGBT leader in Legislature after transgender law
WBTV Charlotte / Posted 25 days ago
protections for lesbian, gay and transgender people. Sgro will complete the term ending this year of Rep. Ralph Johnson, who died last month. Guilford County Democratic Chairwoman Myra Slone says Sgro was elected by about 40... Read more
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The News & Observer
Head of LGBT rights group named to legislatureof Equality N.C., posted on his Facebook page on Saturday morning that he had b
Head of LGBT rights group named to legislature
The News & Observer / Posted 25 days ago
of Equality N.C., posted on his Facebook page on Saturday morning that he had been appointed to fill out the term of Rep. Ralph Johnson, who died last month after suffering a stroke. “Friends, it is my honor to be appointed to the remainder of... Read more
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Char-Koosta News
Char-Koosta News -is leading the Golden Anglers with 374, 2nd Bob Christensen of Missoula with 19
Char-Koosta News -
Char-Koosta News / Posted 27 days ago
is leading the Golden Anglers with 374, 2nd Bob Christensen of Missoula with 194, 3rd-Jim Hoover of Whitefish with 77, 4th-Ralph Johnson of Columbia Falls-64, and Roger Smart of Polson with 46. It is reported that one of the above is a young 81... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
On tour together, Chicago and Earth, Wind & Fire still reaching new heightssuccess to his brother. (“Maurice had the intention, and he picked people like
On tour together, Chicago and Earth, Wind & Fire still reaching new heights
Baltimore Sun / Posted 28 days ago
success to his brother. (“Maurice had the intention, and he picked people like us, the players — myself, Philip Bailey, Ralph Johnson, all the guys, to help fulfill his destiny,” he said.) Lamm seemed more concerned with the future than the... Read more
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KECI Missoula
MSU students work to support historic neighborhoodswho is buying a house might want to know the history of the house and so this w
MSU students work to support historic neighborhoods
KECI Missoula / Posted 30 days ago
who is buying a house might want to know the history of the house and so this would help tell someone that," explained Ralph Johnson interim director of the School of Architecture at MSU. Johnson continued by saying his students will keep... Read more
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WLOX-TV Biloxi
Christening ceremony takes place at Pascagoula shipyardfor a christening ceremony, dedicating the newest ship to a very special war he
Christening ceremony takes place at Pascagoula shipyard
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted 1 months ago
for a christening ceremony, dedicating the newest ship to a very special war hero. The vessel is named after 19-year-old Ralph Johnson, who sacrificed his life to save his fellow marines by covering a grenade during the Vietnam war. "I tell you,... Read more
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WLOX-TV Biloxi
Ingalls set to christen destroyer Ralph Johnsonprotects our neighbors, is really an honor,” said Ingalls Shipbuilding presiden
Ingalls set to christen destroyer Ralph Johnson
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted 1 months ago
protects our neighbors, is really an honor,” said Ingalls Shipbuilding president, Brian Cuccias. DDG-114 carries the name "Ralph Johnson". The ship's namesake was a courageous teenager. The story of Johnson is one of courage and valor. At age 19,... Read more
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WLOX-TV Biloxi
Ingalls' newest destroyer to be christened SaturdayIngalls is preparing to christen its 30th Aegis Guided Missile Destroyer. DDG 1
Ingalls' newest destroyer to be christened Saturday
WLOX-TV Biloxi / Posted 1 months ago
Ingalls is preparing to christen its 30th Aegis Guided Missile Destroyer. DDG 114 carries the name Ralph Johnson. The story behind that name is one of extraordinary courage and valor. Ralph Johnson was just 19 years old and had been in Vietnam for... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Things to do in Chicago this weekend: Lucinda Williams, Earth, Wind & Fire and 'Moby Dick' with puppetsbringing together two of the most ambitious orchestral works he's ever penned:
Things to do in Chicago this weekend: Lucinda Williams, Earth, Wind & Fire and 'Moby Dick' with puppets
Chicago Tribune / Posted 1 months ago
bringing together two of the most ambitious orchestral works he's ever penned: Verdine White, from left, Philip Bailey and Ralph Johnson of Earth, Wind and Fire perform at the 2016 Clive Davis Pre-Grammy Gala at the Beverly Hilton Hotel on Feb. 14,... Read more

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