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Cultural Resource Receives Grant for Disaster Preparedness Training

Cultural Resource Receives Grant for Disaster Preparedness Training

RALEIGH–The N.C. Department of Cultural Resources has been awarded a matching grant of $202,715 by the Institute of Museum and Library Services (IMLS) to expand its statewide disaster preparedness program. “We appreciate this grant which …

North Mississippi Allstars – Takes Greenfield Lake
By September 21, 2012 Read More →

North Mississippi Allstars – Takes Greenfield Lake

  Download the live recording NMAS 2012-09-23 Greenfield Lake Amp, Wilmington,NC source:fob/dfc CCM4′s>M148>SD722@24/48 transfer: 722>WL6(fades,resample/dither to 16/44.1)> cd wave > flac lvl8 tnt: Frank Sulloway 01) My Babe/Sitting on Top Of The World 02) Get Right Church 03) Shake (What Ya Mama Gave You) 04) ? > Shake ‘Em On Down 05) Goin’ Home * 06) KC Jones( On The Road Again)*& 07) Po Black Maddie> 08) Skinny Woman 09) Washboard Jam^ 10) So Much Trouble# 11) Jellyrollin’ All Over Heaven 12) I’m Leaving You Baby 13) Up Over Yonder 14) Snake Drive 15) Moonshine> Bang Bang Lula 16) Drinking Muddy Water+ E: 17) Daisy Mae~ 18) Smiling Assassin~ 19) All Night Long# * Ligtnin’ Malcom on drums, Cody on […]

Fall is Ideal for an Active Getaway in Wilmington, N.C. & Island Beaches

WILMINGTON, NC – Athletes of all skill levels will find Wilmington, North Carolina’s Historic River District and the island beaches of Carolina Beach, Kure Beach, and Wrightsville Beach an ideal fall destination. From Wilmington’s riverfront to nearby seaside towns, there are many ways to enjoy an active getaway. Visitors find it easy to stay fit while away from home by taking advantage of fitness opportunities. In Wilmington, the Gary Shell Cross City Trail offers an off-road, multi-use trail with bicycle and pedestrian access to recreational, cultural and educational destinations. Wilmington’s municipal parks afford a wide variety of sports facilities, including hiking and cycling trails, tennis at the Althea Gibson Tennis Center at Empie Park and golf at the highly acclaimed […]

Jeff Gordon Unveils Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles Paint Scheme for Bank of America 500

Jeff Gordon Unveils Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles Paint Scheme for Bank of America 500

Jeff Gordon and Nickelodeon’s Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles kicked off this weekend’s Food Lion AutoFair by revealing a special paint scheme that the driver of the No. 24 Drive to End Hunger Chevrolet will race in the Oct. 13 Bank of America…

Pearl Jam Ament, Arthur and Stuverud are RNDM
By September 20, 2012 Read More →

Pearl Jam Ament, Arthur and Stuverud are RNDM

Debut Album Acts Out October 30th SPIN Premieres Video For The First Single “Modern Times” 18-Date North American Tour Kicks off November 2nd RNDM (pronounced “random”) is a new musical group featuring Pearl Jam bassist Jeff Ament, singer-songwriter Joseph Arthur and drummer Richard Stuverud. The band will release its debut album, Acts, on October 30th in CD, vinyl LP and digital formats via Monkeywrench Records/RED in the U.S. and Canada. SPIN is currently premiering the video for the first single off Acts, “Modern Times.”  Watch the silent film style video here which was shot on a rooftop in Brooklyn all in one day and shows the band’s transformation into RNDM.  The track made its debut at the end of the […]

Yummies for Tummies

Yummies for Tummies

To benefit the Caring for Kids at NHRMC Radiothon on Sunny 104.5 FM Wilmington, NC – Sunny 104.5 is holding its Fourth Annual Caring for kids at NHRMC Radiothon on September 26th and 27th. We will once again be broadcasting live from the lobby of the Betty H. Cameron Women’s and Children’s Hospital to tell the story of the county owned hospitals impact on quality of life. The proceeds from this year’s Radiothon, are earmarked to buy the new Pediatric Gastroenterologist equipment to help in the diagnosis of reflux problems in young children. Betty H Cameron Women’s and Children’s Hospital is pleased to welcome Dr. Chip Williams, now practicing as the only pediatric gastroenterologist in New Hanover county. In an […]

SportSouth to Televise All 82 Charlotte Bobcats Games

SportSouth to Televise All 82 Charlotte Bobcats Games

Games to be Seen in More than 2.8 Million Households,  a 50% Increase from 2011-12 NBA Season ATLANTA – SportSouth today announced the network will televise all 82 regular-season games of the Charlotte Bobcats 2012-13 NBA season, all in high definition. Bobcats games will be seen on SportSouth in more than 2.8 million households throughout North and South Carolina, a 50% increase in household distribution from 2011-12. SportSouth is in its fifth year as the Bobcats’ regional television partner. Former Charlotte Hornets standout Dell Curry returns to the SportSouth broadcast team for his fourth year with play-by-play announcer Steve Martin, a broadcaster for more than 25 years, and courtside reporter Stephanie Ready, entering her 9th year with the Bobcats. In […]

Civil War Lecture Series Debuts

Civil War Lecture Series Debuts

Intriguing perspectives of the American Civil War will rise to the forefront in upcoming lectures at the N.C. Museum of History in Raleigh. October’s lecture, The Civil War in Fiction and Film, centers on how memory of the Civil War has been manipula…

Six to Receive the North Carolina Award – State’s Highest Honor

Six to Receive the North Carolina Award – State’s Highest Honor

RALEIGH–The state’s highest civilian honor, the North Carolina Award, will be presented to six distinguished North Carolinians on Tuesday, Oct. 30, at the N.C. Museum of History. The ceremony will take place at 8 p.m., preceded by a recept…

P!NK Announces “The Truth About Love” Tour
By September 19, 2012 Read More →

P!NK Announces “The Truth About Love” Tour

2013 North American Tour TheTruthAboutLoveTour LOS ANGELES, CA – P!nk, Grammy Award winning singer-songwriter and pop culture icon, announced that she will tour North America for the first time in four years, beginning on February 13, 2013.  P!nk is known around the world as one of the most captivating live performers of her generation. The recently named COVERGIRL has confirmed 25 dates for The Truth About Love Tour presented by COVERGIRL in support of her new album, The Truth About Love, available today.   The Live Nation produced arena tour is scheduled to begin on February 13, 2013 at the US Airways Center in Phoenix, Arizona with dates confirmed through March 28, 2013 at the TD Garden in Boston, Massachusetts.   Tickets […]

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