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Batmobiles®, a Skiing Squirrel and Scads of Shelbys Slated for the Sept. 20-23 Food Lion AutoFair at Charlotte Motor Speedway

Batmobiles®, a Skiing Squirrel and Scads of Shelbys Slated for the Sept. 20-23 Food Lion AutoFair at Charlotte Motor Speedway

A trio of Batmobile® replicas, an array of Carroll Shelby’s high-performance Mustangs and Cobras, the motorcycles that put America on two wheels and a water-skiing squirrel named Twiggy are just a few of the attractions scheduled for the Sept…

Payne McLeod Places 12th In UNCW Season Opener

Payne McLeod Places 12th In UNCW Season Opener

Payne McLeod finished tied for 12th and the Seahawks were sixth at the Tar Heel Intercollegiate on Sunday.

Tribute to 50 Years of Automotive Legend Carroll Shelby’s High-Performance Cars to be Part of Food Lion AutoFair, Sept. 20-23

Tribute to 50 Years of Automotive Legend Carroll Shelby’s High-Performance Cars to be Part of Food Lion AutoFair, Sept. 20-23

No single person did more to build America’s high-performance reputation from the 1960s through the 21st century than Carroll Shelby, whose 50 years of super-fast vehicles will be celebrated with a display of three dozen automobiles during the Se…

UNCW Falls In Final Second To Bearcats

UNCW Falls In Final Second To Bearcats

Binghamton's Jake Keegan knocked home a rebound with one second remaining in the game to drop the Seahawks, 3-2.

Kyle Koch Claims Third in Consolation Bracket at Duke Fab Four

Kyle Koch Claims Third in Consolation Bracket at Duke Fab Four

South Carolina sophomore Kyle Koch closed out his weekend at the Duke Fab Four Invite with a tight victory on Sunday. With rain in the area moving the tournament indoors to Duke’s Sheffield Tennis Center, Koch carried the momentum he built on Saturday …

Pawtucket, Reno Set To Battle In 2012 Gildan Triple-A National Championship Game

Pawtucket, Reno Set To Battle In 2012 Gildan Triple-A National Championship Game

Triple-A Champion To Be Crowned In Nationally Televised Showdown At The DBAP DURHAM, NC – The matchup for the 2012 Gildan Triple-A National Championship Game has been set. After sealing victories in their respective league championship series, the Pawtucket Red Sox and Reno Aces will square off in the one-game, winner-take-all Triple-A final at the Durham Bulls Athletic Park on Tuesday, September 18th. The game will be televised live at 7:00pm on NBC Sports Network, with veteran broadcaster George Grande handling play-by-play duties alongside longtime Major League pitcher Jim Kaat.   The 2012 International League Champions are the Pawtucket Red Sox, top affiliate of the Boston Red Sox. Pawtucket took home their first Governor’s Cup since 1984 by sweeping the […]

Posted in: Baseball, Durham NC, Events
Local Artist Barton Hatcher Selected Seafood Blues & Jazz Festival Poster Contest Winner

Local Artist Barton Hatcher Selected Seafood Blues & Jazz Festival Poster Contest Winner

Carolina Beach, NC – This year’s Artist for the 19th Annual Pleasure Island Seafood Blues & Jazz Festival is local artist Barton Hatcher from Wilmington, North Carolina with his tropically-inspired musician playing the blues as sunset descends over the Cape Fear River masterpiece.  You can almost feel the breeze and smell the salt water. Growing up on his grandfather’s farm in Bladen County, North Carolina, Barton Hatcher discovered his special artistic and creative gifts early in his life. A self-taught artist and mixed media sculptor, Barton’s eclectic style is admired by many. His work has been showcased in several North Carolina galleries alongside prominent artists such as Ivey Hayes. On several occasions he has been commissioned to do customized art […]

Single-Day Tickets Now on Sale for the World of Outlaws World Finals

Single-Day Tickets Now on Sale for the World of Outlaws World Finals

Fans can now purchase single-day tickets for The Greatest Show on Dirt, the Nov. 1-3 World of Outlaws World Finals at The Dirt Track at Charlotte.
Tickets are $20 for adults on Thursday and $39 on Friday and Saturday and $10 for kids 13 and under on Th…

First Annual Cause For The Paws Benefit Bike Ride & Dice Run

First Annual Cause For The Paws Benefit Bike Ride & Dice Run

Sneads Ferry, NC – The First Annual Cause For The Paws Benefit Bike Ride & Dice Run will be held Sunday, October 21 at Lo-re-lei Pub & Grille at 1019 Old Folkstone Road Sneads Ferry, N.C. Registration at 11:30am Kickstands up at 12:30pm Dice Run $20.00 ( includes BBQ Plate) 50/50, Auctions, & Raffles for great Prizes! BBQ Plates $6.00 Cars are welcome! Music by The Carolina Band (2-4pm) and Dixie Driver ( 5-8pm) Bike Run Route begins at Lo-re-lei, then to Wild Hawg, Dales, The Brass Pelican, The Pit and ends at Lo-re-lei. BBQ Plates will begin to be served at 2pm. In case of rain, event will be held at Lo-re-lei. All money collected will go to OC-PAW […]

A Message from the NHL

A Message from the NHL

The following message to fans was issued by the National Hockey League on Sunday:

Despite the expiration of the Collective Bargaining Agreement, the National Hockey League has been, and remains, committed to negotiating around the clock to reac…

Posted in: Hockey, Raleigh NC
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