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Locations to include: cities, towns, communities and of course beaches within the Carolina beach regions.

Blake Shelton with Easton Corbin and Jana Kramer coming to Raleigh

Blake Shelton with Easton Corbin and Jana Kramer coming to Raleigh

Blake Shelton WITH SPECIAL GUESTS Easton Corbin and Jana Kramer Time Warner Cable Music Pavilion Raleigh Friday August 9 GET TICKETS Blake Shelton will play Time Warner Cable Music Pavilion Raleigh on Friday August 9. Special guests Easton Corbin and Jana Kramer will open the show. Tickets go on sale Friday March 22 at 10am at Ticketmaster.com, the Hardees Thickburger box office at Time Warner Cable Music Pavilion, all Ticketmaster outlets, or charge by phone 800-745-3000. For more information or to purchase tickets go to ticketmaster.com or blakeshelton.com.   About Live Nation Entertainment: Live Nation Entertainment is the world’s leading live entertainment and ecommerce company, comprised of four market leaders: Ticketmaster.com, Live Nation Concerts, Artist Nation and Live Nation Network. […]

3rd Annual N.C. 4th of July Festival Chowder Cook-Off Winners Announced

3rd Annual N.C. 4th of July Festival Chowder Cook-Off Winners Announced

Southport, NC March 15, 2013 – The 3rd Annual N.C. 4th of July Festival Chowder Cook-Off was held Sunday, March 10th at the Oak Island Moose Lodge. The Cook-Off is a fun community event which is held to raise funds for the annual N.C. 4th of July Festival, Jennifer Moore, First Citizens Bank chaired the Cook-Off and was pleased with the show of support for the festival. Entertainment was provided by Lynda Snyder with door prizes donated by The Adventure Kayak Company, Cape Fear Fitness, Color Me Carolina, Cox Quality Furniture and Harold W. Wells & Son, Inc. The N.C. 4th of July Festival will be held July 2nd – 4th in Southport with a special Beach Day on Oak […]

Wildlife Commission Adopts Resolution Supporting Sunday Hunting

Wildlife Commission Adopts Resolution Supporting Sunday Hunting

RALEIGH, NC March 15, 2013 — The N.C. Wildlife Resources Commission has adopted a resolution supporting a bill that would allow people to hunt on Sundays on private lands. During the March 14 business meeting, the Commission adopted a resolution in support of Senate Bill 224, which would remove a prohibition against Sunday hunting on private lands with shotgun, rifle or pistol set out in N.C.G.S. 103-2. The mission of the North Carolina Wildlife Resources Commission includes conserving and managing wildlife resources and enhancing the state’s rich hunting heritage by providing opportunities for hunters to enjoy wildlife-associated recreation. “Allowing Sunday hunting on private lands will provide additional hunting days and additional options for youth and adults whose school and employment responsibilities […]

Wilmington Hammerheads Preseason Schedule Released

Wilmington Hammerheads Preseason Schedule Released

Program includes rematch with Charleston Battery Wilmington, NC March 15, 2013 – While fans have anticipated the announcement of preseason for weeks, the wait is now over. The Wilmington Hammerheads officially released their 2013 preseason schedule during a press conference on Wednesday. Those that attended had the first glimpse of the lineup that will be opposite the Hammerheads squad on the pitch in the coming weeks. Amongst the scheduled preseason games is a rematch with the Charleston Battery at Blackbaud Stadium following the 1-nil loss the Hammerheads suffered in the 2013 USL PRO finals. The only preseason match the Hammerheads will play in Wilmington is versus the local collegiate men’s team, University of North Carolina Wilmington, at UNCW Soccer Stadium […]

RiverDogs Open “Wacko Taco Stand” and Help Push the Local Food Scene for the 2013 Season

RiverDogs Open “Wacko Taco Stand” and Help Push the Local Food Scene for the 2013 Season

Club Introduces Beer Shakes, the Peanut Butter & Pepper Jelly, Jalapeno Bacon Burger & Others CHARLESTON, SC March 15, 2013 – The Charleston RiverDogs are well known for their diverse and tasty concession offerings, which have in recent years drawn Food Network star Rachel Ray and Man v. Food celebrity Adam Richman to Joseph P. Riley, Jr. Park to sample the variety of delicacies. Whether it’s at the Doghouse, Dogworld, Joe’s Grill or the Pie House, fans can always find something to satisfy their every craving. And this year, multiple new items are being added to the fan-favorite hot dog menu and the culmination of meticulous work in the RiverDogs’ top-secret test kitchen. The RiverDogs Food & Beverage department traveled […]

Posted in: Baseball, Charleston SC
Tuomo Ruutu Back on Ice with Carolina Hurricanes

Tuomo Ruutu Back on Ice with Carolina Hurricanes

by: Michael Smith Raleigh, NC March 14, 2013 – For the first time this season, Tuomo Ruutu joined the Carolina Hurricanes on the ice on Thursday. The 30-year-old forward had been skating alone for the past few days, and though morning skates are typically light on physicality, returning to practice is an important step in Ruutu’s rehab process. “It’s still early. I’ve just got to get some practice and see how I feel,” he said. “I go day-by-day, week-by-week and see where I’m at. Everything’s has gone pretty well so far, so hopefully it keeps going that way.” It was expected that the Vantaa, Finland, native would miss the entire regular season, but Ruutu said his recovery process is right […]

Posted in: Hockey, Raleigh NC
Spring Good Neighbor Awards @ South Brunswick Middle School

Spring Good Neighbor Awards @ South Brunswick Middle School

Southport, NC March 15, 2013 – The Southport-Oak Island Area Chamber of Commerce in conjunction with South Brunswick Middle School and sponsored by Dosher Memorial Hospital held the Spring Good Neighbor Award Breakfast on Friday, March 15th. The recipients’ parents were in attendance as the South Brunswick Middle School teachers recognized twenty-seven students for their positive work ethic and all around citizenship. Denny Marcin, former New York Jets Defense Coordinator was the keynote speaker at the event. Marcin stressed the importance of being charitable and encouraged the students to continue giving back throughout their lives. Good Neighbor Award Recipients: Ana Botello, Alyssah Clagg, Hailey Clemmons, Lilian Cover, Jarod Davis, Dane De Los Reyes, Hogan Disbrow, Hillary Dreyer, Lauren Figley, Audrey […]

Canes Reassign Chris Terry to Charlotte

Canes Reassign Chris Terry to Charlotte

Forward played in three games during first career NHL recall RALEIGH, NC March 15, 2013 – Jim Rutherford, President and General Manager of the National Hockey League’s Carolina Hurricanes, today announced that forward Chris Terry has been reassigned to the Charlotte Checkers of the American Hockey League (AHL). Terry, 23, was recalled to Carolina on March 8, and scored his first NHL goal in his NHL debut the following night against New Jersey. The Brampton, Ont., native played in three games during the recall, averaging 9:36 of ice time per game. Terry (5’10”, 197 lbs.) returns to Charlotte where he leads all Checkers skaters in goals (22) and points (46), and is tied for the team lead with 24 assists […]

Capitals Rally to Beat Hurricanes 3-2

Capitals Rally to Beat Hurricanes 3-2

The Hurricanes split home-and-home series against the Capitals with 3-2 loss. FINAL 1 2 3 T Capitals 0 1 2 3 Hurricanes 2 0 0 2 STATS GOAL SCORERS WSH: J. Crabb (05:56 – 2nd) , A. Ovechkin (PPG, 01:01 – 3rd) , M. Ribeiro (17:44 – 3rd) CAR: A. Semin (01:14 – 1st) , P. Dwyer (08:17 – 1st) GOALIES WSH: M. Neuvirth (W) CAR: D. Ellis (L) by: Michael Smith Tracking the Storm: Analysis Hockey can be a game of inches, and the Carolina Hurricanes witnessed that firsthand tonight, as Mike Ribeiro snuck the game-winning goal over the goal line by no more than an inch. That completed the comeback for Washington who, after coming into the second […]

Posted in: Events, Hockey, Raleigh NC
Cougars Roll To Second-Straight SoCon Win at Furman, 4-3

Cougars Roll To Second-Straight SoCon Win at Furman, 4-3

GREENVILLE, SC March 14, 2013 – The College of Charleston men’s tennis team rolled to its second-straight win in Southern Conference play with a hard-fought 4-3 decision at Furman on Thursday at the Mickel Tennis Center.   The Cougars (4-6, 2-2 SoCon) won two of the three doubles matches behind an 8-4 victory from junior Brice Allanic (Colombes, France) and sophomore Charlie Ghriskey (Mount Kisco, N.Y.) at the top of the order, while junior Crescente Lesser (Santiago, Chile) and sophomore Sebastian Lopez (Medellin, Colombia) closed out the point with a 9-7 win over Furman’s Matt Bowne and Alex Christ on court two. The Paladins (2-9, 0-1 SoCon) equalized the dual match at one-all as top player Andrew Mellow defeated Allanic […]

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