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Wisconsin Governor Scott Walker to Campaign with Pat McCrory on September 25

Wisconsin Governor Scott Walker to Campaign with Pat McCrory on September 25

Raleigh, N.C. – The Pat McCrory Committee is proud to announce that on September 25, Wisconsin Governor Scott Walker will campaign with Pat McCrory in Raleigh and Greensboro, with a potential additional stop. Details are still being finalized. “I look forward to proudly welcoming Scott Walker to North Carolina, a reform-minded governor that is showing strong leadership in Wisconsin,” said Pat McCrory. “He turned a $3.6 billion deficit into a surplus without raising taxes – while improving education. That’s the kind of leadership we need in North Carolina to start a Carolina comeback.” Paid for by The Pat McCrory Committee PO Box 98027 Raleigh, NC 27624 | 919-324-3622

UNCW Falls Twice In Spartan Spiketacular

UNCW Falls Twice In Spartan Spiketacular

UNCW fell to Morehead State and Youngstown State Saturday to wrap up its appearance in the Spartan Spiketacular.

Seahawks Finish Third, Fifth At W&M Race

Seahawks Finish Third, Fifth At W&M Race

The UNCW women came in third place and the men placed fifth at the 54th William & Mary Cross Country Invitational Saturday.

Langdon Scores Top Qualifying Position in Top Fuel; Wilkerson, Nobile, Hines Also Land No. 1 Starting Positions at O’Reilly Auto Parts NHRA Nationals

Langdon Scores Top Qualifying Position in Top Fuel; Wilkerson, Nobile, Hines Also Land No. 1 Starting Positions at O’Reilly Auto Parts NHRA Nationals

Shawn Langdon earned the No. 1 qualifying position in Top Fuel Saturday at the O’Reilly Auto Parts NHRA Nationals presented by Super Start Batteries.

Wilson Tobs Prospects Camp

Wilson Tobs Prospects Camp

Date: Sunday, October 14th Time: 12:00 p.m.-5:00p.m.> Age Groups: High School Sophomores, Juniors & Seniors Location: Historic Fleming Stadium, 300 Stadium Street, Wilson, NC The prospects camp is a unique opportunity for high school baseball players to showcase their skills in order to play collegiately. The Tobs Prospects Camp will feature numerous college coaches as well as the Tobs recruiting staff. All participants must be unsigned seniors, juniors or sophomores. Pre-registration is $75 and must be received by October 12th. On-site registration will be $100. Contact Thomas Webb for more information by calling the Tobs office at (252) 291-8627 or e-mailing thomas@wilsontobs.com. Thank you so much for your continued support throughout the 2012 season. We have had a great time […]

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Southport Beat Friday, September 21st

Southport Beat Friday, September 21st

Southport, NC – Southport Beat will transform the evening in Southport to a festive & exiting atmosphere on Friday, September 21st from 5pm-8pm in Keziah & Franklin Square Parks. The goal of “Southport Beat” is to establish an evening of excitement and entertainment in Southport on a regular, on-going basis. Southport Beat has a broad range of entertainment & music available for visitors and residents to enjoy.   This month’s entertainment in Franklin Square Park will feature “The Messengers” a Blue Grass Band (www.themessengersnc.com , Spider Mike on the guitar; watercolor artist Jim McIntosh; Corn Toss with Jim & Honey and the Winding River Car Club. Keziah Park will feature the Ken Rebeck on accordion and violinist Stanley Mandell plus […]

New Hanover County: Art in the Arboretum

New Hanover County: Art in the Arboretum

New Hanover County — View the area’s finest art work set amidst the prettiest acreage on the Cape Fear Coast at Art in the Arboretum 2012, Oct. 6, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. and Oct. 7, noon to 4 p.m. Take in the gardens’ fall splendor while browsing works in glass, jewelry, textiles, metal and stepping stones. Wood, painting and photography round out the exhibits; and popular local musicians will perform all weekend. New this year are a special art show and sale sponsored by the Ability Garden and a children’s art activity area managed by the Children’s Museum of Wilmington. Young artists also have painted 30 garden-themed banners to adorn the grounds. Tickets are $5, free to members of […]

‘Canes Assign 28 Players to Charlotte Checkers

‘Canes Assign 28 Players to Charlotte Checkers

Murphy assigned to Kitchener of Ontario Hockey League RALEIGH, NC – Jim Rutherford, President and General Manager of the National Hockey League’s Carolina Hurricanes, today announced that the team has assigned 28 players to the Charlotte Checkers of the American Hockey League, and one player to his Canadian Hockey League team.   The 28 players assigned to Charlotte are forwards Nicolas Blanchard, Zach Boychuk, Zac Dalpe, A.J. Jenks, Riley Nash, Victor Rask, Jerome Samson, Justin Shugg, Jeff Skinner, Jared Staal, Brett Sutter, Brody Sutter, Chris Terry, Tim Wallace and Jeremy Welsh; defensemen Brett Bellemore, Justin Faulk, Marc-Andre Gragnani, Michal Jordan, Tommi Kivisto, Justin Krueger, Austin Levi, Rasmus Rissanen, Bobby Sanguinetti, Beau Schmitz and Joe Sova and goaltenders John Muse and […]

Cougars Women 12th, Men 14th in Winthrop Invitational

Cougars Women 12th, Men 14th in Winthrop Invitational

Competing against 30 schools in the women's race and 26 schools in the men's race the College of Charleston men's and women's cross country teams finished 12th and 14th respectively in the Winthrop Invitational Saturday.

Wilmington, NC: Play Daze Next Friday!

Wilmington, NC: Play Daze Next Friday!

JOIN US FOR AN AFTERNOON OF FUN! Friday, September 21 3 pm – 5 p m Robert Strange Park, 401 S. 8th Street   The City of Wilmington will be having Play Daze on Friday, September 21 from 3 pm – 5 pm at Robert Strange Park located at 401 S. 8th Street in Wilmington. Play Daze are being scheduled throughout the country to provide diverse play activities The point of the day is to play for the sake of playing and to get physically active. We are hopeful that you can join us!   Activities include tennis, soccer, football, face painting, relay games, a dance contest, arts and crafts and more! The event is FREE!

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