RALEIGH,N.C. (Sept. 7, 2012) — The N.C. Wildlife Resources Commission will celebrate National Hunting and Fishing Day by hosting or supporting eight family-oriented outdoor events across the state on Sept. 22. Through interactive activities and demonstrations, participants can connect with nature and test their outdoor skills. Some of the activities, which vary for eachevent, include: Fishing (with bait and tackle provided), Shooting a bow and arrow and pellet guns with a qualified instructor, Seeing live animals, such as reptiles, amphibians and raptors, Outdoor cooking over a fire — and tasting the results, and Learning about North Carolina’s hunting heritage. The Wildlife Commission, in conjunction with conservation partners such as the N.C. Wildlife Federation, Wake County Wildlife Club, Ducks Unlimited, Trout […]
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THE WEEK BEGAN WITH DEMOCRATS UNABLE TO ANSWER WHETHER AMERICANS ARE BETTER OFF AFTER FOUR YEARS OF OBAMA When Gov. Martin O’Malley (D-MD) Was Asked If Americans Were Better Off After Four Years Of Obama He Said “No.” CBS’s BOB SCHIEFFER: “Can you honestly say that people are better off today than they were four years ago?” GOV. MARTIN O’MALLEY: “No, but that’s not the question of this election.” (CBS’ “Face The Nation,” 9/2/12) When Asked If Americans Are Better Off Than They Were Four Years Ago, Obama Senior Adviser David Axelrod Didn’t Respond To The Question. FOX’s CHRIS WALLACE: “But you keep talking about Romney. I’d like to talk about the Obama record and I want to put some […]
Raleigh, NC – TODAY, Republicans in North Carolina and around the country will kick off the third monthly Super Saturday weekend ahead of November. Statewide hundreds of volunteers will make tens of thousands of voter contacts. Nationally, we have made 20 million voter contacts, knocked 16 times more doors and made 8 times more phone calls than at the same point in 2008. Today’s dismal jobs report is more of the same for middle class families who are suffering through the worst economic recovery since the Great Depression. After 42 straight months of unemployment above 9% in North Carolina, we now know that President Obama just hasn’t lived up to his promises and his policies haven’t worked. If we […]
Jacksonville, NC – New River Foundation would like to spotlight their Bream Tournament Saturday 22, 2012 during The New River Foundation’s Palooza and the Riverwalk Festival! “Through education and stewardship, the New River Foundation is dedicated to restoring and protecting the quality of the local public trust waters” The entry fee is $100.00 per boat, up to two adults per boat, the fee will also pay for your membership to the New River Foundation for the year ! Launch time: first light Departing from USO in Downtown Jacksonville weigh in time : 2:00pm The fishing boundaries are the New River and it’s creeks! Live bait can be used (crickets, worms, minnows etc) This is a great opportunity for those just getting […]
Senior Stephanie Rose scored twice as the women's soccer team won its third straight game by blanking visiting Campbell, 3-0.
The men's and women's tennis teams went a combined 17-4 on Friday on the opening day of the UNCW-Landfall Invitational.
(Fort Mill, SC) — In front of their home crowd at Knights Stadium, Charlotte lost to the Indianapolis Indians 8-0 in game three of the best-of-five Governors' Cup playoffs. The Knights still hold a 2-1 lead in the series and will be back at Knights Stadium on Saturday to host game four.
UNCW scored twice in the second half, but Furman held off the Seahawks for a 4-2 win on Friday in men's soccer.
WILMINGTON, North Carolina – East Carolina swept the men ‘s and women’s titles the 23rd Seahawk Invitational Cross Country race late Friday on the recreational fields at UNCW. Individually, ECU’s Antonio Palmer edged Guilford’s Andris Goncarovs to win the men’s race with a 15:42 time over the flat 5K course. On the women’s side, ECU’s Stacey Gonzalez was the first of five straight Pirates to cross the finish line, clocking an 18:17. The men’s opener was delayed one hour due to lightning in the area and the runners took the course following a brief warm-up period. ECU beat out six other teams with 28 points, followed by UNCW (50), Guilford (75), N.C. State Club (105), Pfeiffer (132), Shaw (163) and […]