***EVENT CHANGE*** Please see http://www.beachcarolina.com/2012/09/11/museum-of-the-albemarle-george-durant-day-2/ for new details Elizabeth City, NC – On Sunday, September 23, 2012, the Museum of the Albemarle will be opened for “George Durant Day” from 2:00 pm until 4:00 pm. The program will be in conjunction with Arts of the Albemarle’s 2012 Designer House located at Cobbs Point. Dr. Rebecca Seaman will speak at 2:15 pm in the Gaither Auditorium on “George Durant’s Enduring Legacy in Northeastern North Carolina.” Also, visitors will be able to view in “Our Story” Mr. Durant’s Bible that was printed in London in 1599. The Durant Bible will be on display from September 17-29, 2012 courtesy of the University of North Carolina Wilson Library in Chapel Hill. Mr. Durant is […]
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FREE Concert in the Park – Soundside Park Friday, September 7th 7:00pm – 9:00pm The Mako Band – beach, boogie and blues Rain location: Surf City Community Center 201 Community Center Dr. (off JH Batts Rd) www.townofsurfcity.com Denise Rossi Town of Surf City Department of Parks & Recreation P.O. Box 2475 Surf City, NC 28445 P: 910-328-4887 F: 910-328-2898
Documentary on State’s Gold History to Premiere Sept. 29 in Rutherford County RUTHERFORDTON, N.C. (September 4, 2012): When reflecting upon America’s gold rush, images of miners panning in sparkly California streams may first come to mind, but truth be told, our country’s first gold rush actually began in North Carolina. Carolinians and Americans alike can learn the fascinating truth about the first days of gold in this country at the much-anticipated premiere of the UNC-TV produced documentary “Gold Fever & The Bechtler Mint” on Saturday, September 29, 7 p.m. at Rutherfordton-Spindale Central High School in Rutherfordton, N.C. Admission is free. Filmed in Rutherford County and other locations across the state, the 30-minute documentary tells the story of the Bechtler Mint […]
CHARLOTTE, NC – The in conjunction with Romney for President releases “$16 Trillion” on the heels of the national debt surpassing 16 trillion dollars. Since moving into the White House, Barack Obama has added over 5 trillion to the national debt amid his promise to cut the deficit in half by the end of his first term. “The past four years Barack Obama hasn’t offered any serious solutions to get our spending under control and instead he has run 4 straight years of trillion dollar deficits. President Obama’s budget got zero votes in Congress and we can only expect more of the same inaction in a second term,” said RNC Chairman Reince Priebus. Paid For By The Republican National Committee […]
Team Rates and Details for Championship in Charleston Wilmington, NC – The Wilmington Hammerheads have released travel details for fans that are planning the trip to Charleston, SC this weekend to watch the 2012 USL PRO Championship match versus the Charleston Battery. For fans that choose to stay overnight at any time this weekend in Charleston, there is a Hammerheads rate available at the Hampton Inn – Daniel Island. For reservations please call 1-(843)-216-6555. Reservations at the Hammerheads rate will only be made available until 5:00 p.m. on Thursday. Another option that has been available to Hammerheads fans at a discounted rate is at Hyatt Place in North Charleston. For reservation please call 1-(843)-735-7100. The Charleston Battery have […]
Greensboro, NC – The South Atlantic League announced Tuesday the recipients of the 2012 Outstanding Achievement Awards, presenting the Greensboro Grasshoppers with two of the twelve honors. Donald Moore has been named South Atlantic League General Manager of the Year. Under his leadership, this award has been received five times over the last eight years. “It is extremely humbling to be selected for an award like this by your peers,” said Grasshoppers President Donald Moore. “We are proud of the accomplishments, but working to make next season even better.” Additionally, Assistant General Manager Tim Vangel has been named the Sales Executive of The Year, marking the first time the Hoppers front office has received this hard earned […]
Buzz Peterson will be joined by other hoops strategists when a Nike Championship Basketball Clinic is held at UNCW.
(Indianapolis, IN) – The Charlotte Knights are back in the playoffs for the first time in six years and now, the club is all set to take on the Indianapolis Indians in a best-of-five first round matchup beginning on Wednesday.
The next 250 fans to call in to the zMAX Dragway ticket office and purchase a ticket to the Sept. 14-16 O’Reilly Auto Parts NHRA Nationals will receive a ticket autographed by one of the sport’s top drivers.
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 […]