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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 […]
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 […]
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…
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&…
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…
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
FALL CULINARY NEWS: ENCORE RESTAURANT WEEK, FOOD EVENTS AND TOURS, FESTIVALS & DINNER THEATRE SPICE UP THE SEASON Wilmington, North Carolina and its island beaches nourishes the soul with a historic riverfront town and beautiful coastline. As an emerging dining destination, it also whets the appetite and satisfies the palate with a full spectrum of dining options from Wilmington, NC’s historic river district to the island beaches of Carolina Beach, Kure Beach, and Wrightsville Beach. A dining renaissance in recent years produced outstanding restaurants and chefs, including Catch Modern Seafood Cuisine’s owner/chef Keith Rhodes, a 2012 Bravo TV “Top Chef” contestant. N.C. Department of Agriculture “N.C. Best Dish” awards go to Kornerstone Bistro, 3rd place-Casual Dining www.kornerstonebistro.com and Marc’s […]
(Indianapolis, IN) — Josh Phegley homered in game one and again on Thursday for game two, and the Charlotte Knights beat the Indianapolis Indians 14-13 in a slugfest in game two of the best-of-five first round Governors' Cup playoffs. With the win, the Knights hold a commanding 2-0 lead and will now return to Fort Mill to play the rest of the series from their home ballpark.
Next week, the fastest accelerating machines on the planet will descend upon zMAX Dragway for the opening race in the NHRA Countdown to the Championship playoffs, the O’Reilly Auto Parts NHRA Nationals Sept. 14-16.
The ninth-ranked University of South Carolina football team (1-0, 1-0 SEC) went through a lighter workout on Thursday afternoon as it continues preparations for Saturday’s home opener against the East Carolina Pirates (1-0, 0-0 C-USA).