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The Largest Sci-Fi Convention East of Raleigh is Coming to the Crystal Coast

The Largest Sci-Fi Convention East of Raleigh is Coming to the Crystal Coast

Cape Carteret, NC – Get ready to live out your Sci-Fi Fantasies at the 2nd Annual Crystal Coast Sci-Fi, Fantasy and the Gaming Event on October 20, 2012. Door prizes, costume contests, give-aways and special vendors will transform Mac Daddy’s, Cape Carteret’s family-fun entertainment center, into a Sci-Fi and Gaming fans’ fantasy experience. Special Guest, Josh Gates of Destination Truth, will be available for meet and greet. Additional guests include George Lucas’ official Carolina Garrisons featuring BobaFett, Chewbacca, the Wookiee, and Storm Troopers, Rick Mora of the Twilight wolfpack and Camden Toy of Buffy the Vampire Slayer. Other exciting guests include Michael Koske from the 2nd Season of the Walking Dead and the 8 foot tall robot, King Robota performing […]

Seahawks Sweep Hatters In Tourney Opener

Seahawks Sweep Hatters In Tourney Opener

Paced by Morgan Kline and Christi Laite, UNCW swept Stetson, 3-0, in action in the Spartan Classic Friday.

Gamecocks Women’s Soccer Hosts ECU Sunday In Non-Conference Finale

Gamecocks Women’s Soccer Hosts ECU Sunday In Non-Conference Finale

Women’s Soccer vs ECU | Sunday, Sept. 9 | 1 PM | @GamecockWSoccer | Live Stats | Free Video

Eight Days Remain for Fans to Get Free Pit Passes with Three-Day Ticket Purchases For World of Outlaws World Finals at The Dirt Track at Charlotte

Eight Days Remain for Fans to Get Free Pit Passes with Three-Day Ticket Purchases For World of Outlaws World Finals at The Dirt Track at Charlotte

Only eight days remain to take advantage of a special offer The Dirt Track at Charlotte is giving to fans who purchase a three-day ticket package to the World of Outlaws World Finals, Nov. 1-3. Fans who buy a weekend ticket package for just $69 on or b…

Florida Agriculture Commissioner Adam Putnam Hosts “Not Better Off” Farm Tour and Roundtables in North Carolina

Florida Agriculture Commissioner Adam Putnam Hosts “Not Better Off” Farm Tour and Roundtables in North Carolina

Raleigh, NC – On Saturday, Florida Agriculture Commissioner and Farmers and Ranchers For Romney National Chair Adam Putnam will host Agriculture Roundtables across the state to discuss how the agricultural community in North Carolina is not better off than they were four years ago. Last night President Obama made it clear he is offering more of the same failed policies. The private sector is suffering under burdensome regulations, and we’re in the midst of the worst economic recovery since the Great Depression. If we want a new direction, we need a new president. The following events are open to the press: Saturday, September 8, 2012:   Event: “Not Better Off” Agriculture Tour   Strickland Farms Roundtable 9:30 AM EDT 671 […]

USL PRO Awards Winners Announced

USL PRO Awards Winners Announced

Orlando, Rochester, Charleston take individual awards   TAMPA, Fla. – USL PRO honored its top performers of the season today, announcing the Most Valuable Player, Rookie of the Year, Defender of the Year, Goalkeeper of the Year and Coach of the Year from the 2012 season. The winners were announced at an awards ceremony in Charleston, South Carolina, site of Saturday’s USL PRO Championship Game featuring the Charleston Battery and Wilmington Hammerheads at Blackbaud Stadium.   Voting for the awards was conducted by league coaches and managers.   Most Valuable Player – Kevin Molino, Orlando City The Trinidad and Tobago international claimed MVP honors after a standout season that saw him act as a catalyst for an Orlando side that […]

N.C. Department of Cultural Resources Announces Dr. Kevin Cherry as Deputy Secretary

N.C. Department of Cultural Resources Announces Dr. Kevin Cherry as Deputy Secretary

RALEIGH – N.C. Department of Cultural Resources Secretary Linda Carlisle announces the appointment of Dr. Kevin Cherry to deputy secretary for the Cultural Resources Office of Archives and History, effective Oct. 16.  He succeeds Jeffrey Crow, w…

Three Generations of Batmobiles Coming to Food Lion AutoFair

Three Generations of Batmobiles Coming to Food Lion AutoFair

The Batmobile is hands-down the most famous vehicle on planet Earth. Seeing amazing replicas of three generations of Batman’s car displayed during the Sept. 20-23 Food Lion AutoFair at Charlotte Motor Speedway will make superhero fans think they&…

Movies On The Big Screen, Water-Skiing Squirrel Highlight Affordable Family Fun at Food Lion AutoFair Sept. 20-23

Movies On The Big Screen, Water-Skiing Squirrel Highlight Affordable Family Fun at Food Lion AutoFair Sept. 20-23

What good would the world’s largest automotive extravaganza be if you couldn’t share it with your loved ones? When the Sept. 20-23 Food Lion AutoFair kicks off at Charlotte Motor Speedway, attractions to entertain the whole family will incl…

Richard Hudson and Robin Hayes Hold “Not Better Off” Event and Office Opening

Richard Hudson and Robin Hayes Hold “Not Better Off” Event and Office Opening

Charlotte, NC – Friday, Sept. 7, 2012, Richard Hudson, candidate for U.S. Congress (NC-8), and Robin Hayes, NCGOP Chairman and former congressman, will hold a “Not Better Off” event to discuss President Obama’s job-killing policies that have cost North Carolina thousands of manufacturing jobs and mark the grand opening of the Concord Victory Office. The following events are open to the press: Friday, September 7, 2012: Event: “Not Better Off” Event and Concord Victory Office Opening Location: Concord Victory Office 80 Union Street South Concord, NC 28205   Who: Richard Hudson, candidate for U.S. Congress (NC-8) Robin Hayes, NCGOP Chairman   Time: 4:00 PM EDT