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George Jones Continues to Tour With 22 More Concerts Remaining in 2012
By September 4, 2012 Read More →

George Jones Continues to Tour With 22 More Concerts Remaining in 2012

Despite recent Facebook rumors, the Legend is alive and well and looks forward to another strong year of touring Nashville, TN – George Jones is alive and well, and happy to be touring.  After performing two successful shows this weekend, Jones is scheduled to appear on average six to eight more shows each month continuing into 2013. The legend states, “I love the road. I love the fans. I am just a singer and love to sing my songs.  Until I’m done I still don’t need no rockin’ chair.  Just gimme’ that stage and I’ll have at it”. After Jones’ Saturday night concert in Massachusetts, MassLive.com reviewer George Lenker had this to say about Jones’ fans: “They were there to […]

Onslow County Museum Family Program: North Carolinians in the War of 1812

Onslow County Museum Family Program: North Carolinians in the War of 1812

Onslow County September 4, 2012 –  In commemoration of the War of 1812, the Onslow County Museum will be offering a free family program. Saturday, September 15 at 2 pm in the Museum multipurpose room, Jim and Leisa Greathouse, members of the North Carolina War of 1812 Bicentennial Committee will present “North Carolinians in the War of 1812.” Jim Greathouse, on staff with the Fayetteville Area Transportation Museum will begin the program with a costumed presentation of North Carolinians during the War of 1812. From Dolley Madison, Greensboro native and first lady at the time of the war to Morris Stinger, an African American seamen in the U.S. Navy, Greathouse will talk about the role of well-known and lesser-known Carolinians in […]

Prominent Archival Collections Come to Western North Carolina

Prominent Archival Collections Come to Western North Carolina

The Western Regional Archives in Asheville, which opened last month, recently received documents collected by the Black Mountain College Project. This collection includes hundreds of photographs and negatives, journals, student notes, memoirs, college …

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Museum of the Albemarle – “Embellish a Pumpkin”

Museum of the Albemarle – “Embellish a Pumpkin”

“Embellish a Pumpkin” Elizabeth City, NC – Kids of all ages are invited to spend the afternoon at the Museum of the Albemarle on Friday, October 19, 2012 from 3:30 pm until 5:00 pm.  Participants will learn the history of Halloween, discover North Carolina legends and embellish a pumpkin of choice with buttons, ribbons, felt, seeds, candy and other surprises. Pre-registration and supply fee required. Before September 29th:  $10.00/FOMOA Members and $12.00 Non-Members.  After September 29th:  $12.00/FOMOA Members and $14.00 Non-Members.   Free Family Program For More Information Call 252-335-1453 The Museum of the Albemarle is located at 501 S. Water Street, Elizabeth City, NC. (252)335-1453. www.museumofthealbemarle.com. Find us on Facebook! Hours are Tuesday through Saturday, 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 […]

Ryan Leslie To Release Third Studio Album
By September 4, 2012 Read More →

Ryan Leslie To Release Third Studio Album

Les Is More on October 22 FIRST SINGLE “BEAUTIFUL LIE” FEATURING FABOLOUS SERVICED TO MIXSHOW RADIO THIS WEEK New York, NY – Harvard-educated producer, songwriter, multi-instrumentalist, entrepreneur and recording artist Ryan Leslie will release his third studio album, Les Is More on October 22 via NextSelection Lifestyle Group/BDG (BDG is distributed by RED Distribution, a division of SONY Music Entertainment). The first single from the album “Beautiful Lie” featuring Fabolous is being serviced to mixshow radio this week. Listen/Post | “Beautiful Lie” f/ Fabolous Les Is More is the very first rap album from Ryan Leslie, and is the follow up to the Grammy-nominated R&B album Transition released in late 2009. Les Is More is influenced by Leslie’s collaborations with […]

Vote For Cocky In Capital One Mascot Challenge

Vote For Cocky In Capital One Mascot Challenge

South Carolina’s beloved mascot, Cocky, is among this year’s participants in the Capital One Mascot Challenge. Fans can vote daily at CapitalOneBowl.com.

Rock and Roller John Parr – Man With A Mission
By September 3, 2012 Read More →

Rock and Roller John Parr – Man With A Mission

Years ago, in the town of Worksop, a division of Nottinghamshire, England, a little boy waited for his turn in line.  Children had packed the grand old theatre for the Saturday matinee and talent show, something he looked forward to every week.  This time, he was going to do it.  When the high-flying antics of Rocket Man and Ghost Riders were over, intermission would signal the start of the local talent show. His plan was to get right up on stage and sing. When it came time for his debut, any anxiousness he felt melted away, and the first performance of his future career was born.  Everyone in the theatre began to know who John Parr was; but no one […]

“Larry’s Country Diner” and “Country’s Family Reunion” Announces Full Series Lineup for the Starlite Theatre in Branson
By September 3, 2012 Read More →

“Larry’s Country Diner” and “Country’s Family Reunion” Announces Full Series Lineup for the Starlite Theatre in Branson

Nashville, TN – Larry Black, host and creator of TV’s programs “Larry’s Country Diner” and “Country’s Family Reunion,” in partnership with The Starlite Theatre (located at 3115 W. Hwy 76) in Branson, MO, is pleased to announce the full performer line up for the show series to run from September 4 through October 21.  Black, and other cast members of “Larry’s Country Diner” show will serve as emcees throughout the series. For more information on this series or for show tickets, please visit Starlite Theatre, or call 866-991-8445. September 4-6: Gene Watson and Moe Bandy September 7-9: Dailey & Vincent with Jimmy Fortune September 11-13: T. Graham Brown and Johnny Lee September 14-16: Wilson Fairchild and Ed Bruce September 18-20: […]

Hip Hop in the Park – Greenfield Lake Amphitheatre
By September 1, 2012 Read More →

Hip Hop in the Park – Greenfield Lake Amphitheatre

Bringing Hip Hop and the Gospel to our Community. Artist Appearing: T-Nice Flagz ElectionSure Darryl Felder Nor In Christ Dae Lee Paul Scott Project Bendiction Pastor Edwrin Sutton Jastin Artis DJ Pdogg Lampmode Recording Artist and 1*1*Six Clique member J’son Ticket Info: $10 Before the Show $12 at the Gate 10pack of tickets $80 To […]

Yummies for Tummies To benefit the Caring for Kids at NHRMC Radiothon on Sunny 104.5 FM

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 effort to garner early support, Sunny 104.5 will be holding […]

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