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Letter from Peter Karmanos, Jr.

Letter from Peter Karmanos, Jr.

To our loyal fans:

Following the expiration of the Collective Bargaining Agreement between the National Hockey League and the NHL Players’ Association, Commissioner Gary Bettman confirmed that there would be a work stoppage, and that the open…

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Carolina Beach to Welcome Nearly 1,000 Bicyclists

Carolina Beach to Welcome Nearly 1,000 Bicyclists as 2012 Cycle North Carolina Mountains to the Coast Bike Tour Ends   Carolina Beach, N.C.: On Saturday, October 6, an estimated 1,000 amateur cyclists from more than 35 states and four countries (Canada, Germany, Great Britain, and Russia) will converge on the Carolina Beach Boardwalk. That’s when the Cycle North Carolina’s 14th annual Mountains to the Coast Bike Tour of the state will conclude its weeklong odyssey.   Hosted by North Carolina Amateur Sports (NCAS)—a non-profit organization that hosts the Powerade State Games of North Carolina—Cycle North Carolina is a fully supported recreational bike tour. Formed in 1999, the event is designed to promote physical fitness and health, provide economic impact and […]

Pirates Football Drops 27-6 Contest at North Carolina

Pirates Football Drops 27-6 Contest at North Carolina

Shane Carden throws for 124 yards By Bill Woodward ECUPirates.com CHAPEL HILL, N.C. Sept. 22, 2012 – A week after a strong third quarter lifted East Carolina to an important road victory at Southern Mississippi, the opposite happened at North Carolina. Final Stats |  AP Photos  |  Photo Gallery  Final Stats l Post-Game Notes | Post-Game Quotes l Game Highlights Down 10-6 at halftime, the Pirates stumbled at the beginning of the second half and North Carolina took advantage, scoring 14 unanswered points in a three-minute span en route to a 27-6 victory at Kenan Stadium. The third quarter started well for the Pirates (2-2), who forced UNC into a three-and-out on the first possession of the half. Then things went sour. […]

Commemorative Pole Night Tickets Pay Tribute to Allison, Johnson, Martin and Yarborough, Bank of America 500’s Only Three-Time Winners

Commemorative Pole Night Tickets Pay Tribute to Allison, Johnson, Martin and Yarborough, Bank of America 500’s Only Three-Time Winners

Fans interested in attending Bojangles’ Pole Night at Charlotte Motor Speedway on Oct. 11 can now purchase a limited-edition collectible ticket featuring four of NASCAR’s greatest racers.

Seahawks Tennis Post 5-3 Record At UVa Tourney

Seahawks Tennis Post 5-3 Record At UVa Tourney

Four men's tennis players combined for a 5-3 record on the opening day of the UVa Ranked+1 Invitational in Charlottesville.

UNCW Drops CAA Opener 2-0 To Patriots

UNCW Drops CAA Opener 2-0 To Patriots

George Mason scored in the sixth minute with the only goal it would need in a 2-0 win over the Seahawks on Saturday.

Cooprider, Blank Capture Doubles Crown

Cooprider, Blank Capture Doubles Crown

Chris Cooprider and Kosta Blank won the championship of the Red doubles draw Saturday at the Virginia Ranked+1 Invitational.

Seahawks Tripped Up By Tribe In Matinee

Seahawks Tripped Up By Tribe In Matinee

UNCW suffered a 3-0 setback to visiting William & Mary in Colonial Athletic Association action Saturday at Hanover Hall.

Conference to Study Social Developments in North Carolina

Conference to Study Social Developments in North Carolina

RALEIGH–Gender roles, racial equality and building a new North Carolina after the Civil War will be examined at the Oct. 11-12 “Defining the Contours of the Old North State” conference at UNC-Chapel Hill and N.C. Central University in…

Bobcats to Honor Heroes at Fifth Annual Black Tie Gala

Bobcats to Honor Heroes at Fifth Annual Black Tie Gala

Charlotte, NC September 21, 2012 – Bobcats Sports & Entertainment President & Chief Operating Officer Fred Whitfield, along with Presbyterian Hospital, will host more than 500 guests at Time Warner Cable Arena on Saturday, October 27, 2012 for the fifth annual “My Hero Gala” black tie fundraiser to support the Presbyterian Hospital Community Care Cruiser and the Cats Care Foundation. This year’s event will be presented by Deloitte and will feature Bobcats players, coaches and executives in tuxedoes, gowns and basketball shoes. SportSouth sideline reporter Stephanie Ready will serve as the evening’s emcee, with music by the Big Swing & The Ballroom Blasters and a live auction. In honor of their contributions to the community, awards will be given to […]

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