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Twenty-Third Seahawk Invite Set Friday

Twenty-Third Seahawk Invite Set Friday

The cross country teams will be joined by 10 other schools this Friday for the 23rd Annual Seahawk Invitational.

Wilmington Sharks to Hold Check Presentation

Wilmington Sharks to Hold Check Presentation

Thursday, September 6th at Rob Cutting State Farm Wilmington, NC September 5, 2012 – The Wilmington Sharks announced today they will hold a check presentation on Thursday, September 6th beginning at 2 p.m. at the office of Rob Cutting State Farm, located at 432 Eastwood Road, Suite 100.   The Sharks will be presenting a check to Paws Place Dog Rescue. Monies were raised through a season long promotion “K’s” for Canines.   All City of Wilmington officials, media, sponsors and Sharks fans are invited to attend.   The Wilmington Sharks are members of Coastal Plain League, the nation’s hottest summer collegiate baseball league. Preparing for its 17th season, The Coastal Plain League features 14 teams playing in North Carolina, […]

New Custom Adventures and Military Programs Aboard Battleship NORTH CAROLINA

New Custom Adventures and Military Programs Aboard Battleship NORTH CAROLINA

WILMINGTON, NC – The Battleship NORTH CAROLINA is launching their newest custom adventure program, Behind the Hatch. The Ship continues to honor the men and women in service as a site for military ceremonies and are pleased to offer a new program, PME, which provides professional military education. The Battleship also offers citizens the opportunity to have flags flown from the ship’s foremast to honor or memorialize loved ones or commemorate a special occasion.. Behind the Hatch is a private adventure that allows you to explore the Battleship YOUR way. Search through the hidden nooks and crannies from the inner bottom all the way to the top of the fire control tower! For individuals or groups up to eight people, […]

The Pinno Perspective: Baylee’s Battle

The Pinno Perspective: Baylee’s Battle

Athletic Communications intern Stacey Pinno introduces Baylee Adkins, the UNCW women's soccer team's newest teammate.

Museum of the Albemarle “George Durant Day”

Museum of the Albemarle “George Durant Day”

***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 […]

FREE Concert in the Park – Soundside Park Surf City Sept. 7th

FREE Concert in the Park – Soundside Park Surf City Sept. 7th

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

N.C. Stakes Claim on America’s First Gold Rush

N.C. Stakes Claim on America’s First Gold Rush

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 […]

Republican National Committee Releases “$16 Trillion”

Republican National Committee Releases “$16 Trillion”

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 […]

Wilmington Hammerheads Release Travel Information

Wilmington Hammerheads Release Travel Information

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 […]

Moore and Vangel Honored by South Atlantic League

Moore and Vangel Honored by South Atlantic League

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 […]

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