Free Concert Held as Part of FanFest Prior to the Annual Game COLUMBIA, SC March 18, 2013 – The Gamecock Club will be hosting its annual Kickoff FanFest before and after the annual Garnet & Black Spring Game, to be held Saturday, April 14. The pre-game FanFest activities will begin at 9:00 a.m. and will be located in the Gamecock Village at the front of the Farmers Market, across the street from the stadium. A Gamecock fan favorite, Patrick Davis, will hold a free concert from 11 a.m. – 12:30 p.m. in the Farmer’s Market amphitheater lawn prior to the game. Davis is an accomplished singer/songwriter from Camden, S.C. who now resides in Nashville, Tenn., writing with nationally-renowned artists such […]
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Southport-Oak Island, NC March 18, 2013 — The 15th Annual Oak Island Lighthouse Run & Walk will be held Saturday, April 20st kicking off at 8:00am from the N.C. Baptist Assembly @ Fort Caswell. The Annual event has grown each year with a record participation last year of 612 people and estimated economic impact over $129,000. A great family event, the Oak Island Lighthouse Run & Walk showcases the beautiful beach communities of Oak Island and Caswell Beach. The 10k (6.2 miles), 5k (3.1 miles) start and end at the N.C. Baptist Assembly @ Fort Caswell with a beautiful scenic route in between as it runs parallel with the beachfront in Caswell Beach and passes the Oak Island Lighthouse twice. […]
CLEMSON, SC March 18, 2013 – For the first time ever, the Clemson Athletic Department has introduced online auctions on its official website, ClemsonTigers.com. The first items up for bid are one-of-a kind wall hangings of various sports’ facilities, star athletes and moments in Clemson sports history. Fans can place their bids now on the Official Online Auctions page on ClemsonTigers.com. Detailed information about each item to be auctioned is also available on this page. The bidding on the first group of items to be auctioned will conclude at 6:00 PM ET on Monday, March 25. Additional Clemson Athletics memorabilia will be auctioned on ClemsonTigers.com at various times throughout the year.
FAIRFAX, VA March 18, 2013 – Junior Kody Burke of the NC State women’s basketball team is a finalist for the 2013 Arthur Ashe Jr. Sports Scholar Award as announced by Diverse: Issues In Higher Education magazine. A two-time Academic All-America third-team selection, Burke owns a 3.92 grade-point-average as a business administration major. The Northridge, Calif., native was also selected last week to the ACC All-Academic Team for the third time. She leads the Wolfpack in scoring (13.5), rebounding (7.2) and blocked shots (1.6) per game. To be included, students have to compete in an intercollegiate sport; maintain a cumulative grade-point average of at least 3.2; and be active on their campuses or in their communities. The winners will be […]
Scotty McCreery House of Blues – Myrtle Beach, SC – May 26, 2013 Get Scotty McCreery Tickets Myrtle Beach, SC March 18, 2013 – It’s true; Scotty will be performing new songs on his Weekend Roadtrip Tour that kicks off tomorrow, February 14 in Bethlehem, PA. They will also be released on his upcoming sophomore studio album later this year. Scotty McCreery Debuts Two New Songs Live in Concert By Sterling Whitaker February 12, 2013 One of country’s favorite ‘American Idol‘ winners Scotty McCreery debuted two new and unreleased songs at a recent concert, giving fans a hint of what may lie in store on his upcoming sophomore studio album. The 19-year-old singer won Season 10 of ‘Idol,’ and in […]
Stadium Tours, Batting Practice, Celebrity Softball Game, National Anthem Auditions & More Highlight Annual Event Fort Mill, SC March 18, 2013 – Knights Stadium, home of the Charlotte Knights since 1990, will officially open its doors for the first time in 2013 on Saturday, March 30 for the team’s annual Knights Fest. Saturday’s festivities, which include National Anthem auditions, fan batting practice in the team’s batting cages, guided tours of the stadium, and a Media Softball game, will run from 11:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. Admission is free. During Knights Fest, fans will have exclusive access to Knights Stadium and will be able to get an up-close look at the 24-year-old historic ballpark. Beginning at 11:30 a.m., fans will get […]
MATTHEWS, NC March 18, 2013 — The N.C. Wildlife Resources Commission will be one of several exhibitors helping the Town of Matthews and the Habitat and Wildlife Keepers (HAWK) celebrate the town’s designation as a Community Wildlife Habitat at “A Day at Play,” on Saturday. The family-friendly event, which is free and open to the public, will be held at Squirrel Lake Park, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. From 10:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m., Wildlife Commission staff will conduct a Fish-for-Fun event, which is open to everyone — no special skills necessary. In addition to loaning free rods and reels for the day, the Commission is giving away Fish-for-Fun goody bags, filled with fish identification guides, fish stickers and […]
RALEIGH, NC March 18, 2013 — The N.C. Wildlife Resources Commission will open approximately 1,100 miles of Hatchery-Supported Trout Waters in 25 western counties at 7 a.m. on April 6. The season will run through Feb. 28, 2014. While fishing on Hatchery-Supported Trout Waters, anglers can harvest a maximum of seven trout per day, with no minimum size limits or bait restrictions. Hatchery-Supported Trout Waters, marked by green-and-white signs, are stocked from March until August every year, depending on the individual stream. A list of numbers and species stocked by month and county can be found on the Commission’s website. Many of these waters are stocked monthly, although some heavily fished waters are stocked more frequently. Commission personnel will stock […]
BARENAKED LADIES TEAM WITH BEN FOLDS FIVE AND GUSTER FOR THE 2013 “LAST SUMMER ON EARTH TOUR” BARENAKED LADIES CELEBRATING 25TH ANNIVERSARY NEW ALBUM ON VANGUARD RECORDS AVAILABLE JUNE 4TH Time Warner Cable Uptown Amphitheatre Charlotte – July 25 Red Hat Amphitheater Raleigh – July 28 Los Angeles, CA March 18, 2013 – Rolling Stone called it “one of the ten hottest summer package tours of 2012”and Entertainment Weekly spotlighted it on their “2012 Summer Must List.” We’re talking, of course, about the Barenaked Ladies’ uber-successful “Last Summer On Earth,” a rollicking roadshow that tore through more than 30 arenas and amphitheaters during its near-sold-out run. Back by popular demand, this year’s lineup sees the multi-platinum-selling Ladies joined by Ben […]
WILMINGTON, NC March 18, 2013 – Associate Head Coach Jamie Kachmarik and Assistant Coach Dante Calabria will not return to the UNCW men’s basketball staff in 2013-14. “We appreciate the leadership and service of Jamie and Dante and wish them the best in the future,” said Buzz Peterson, UNCW’s third-year coach. “By restructuring our coaching staff and reviewing every phase of our program, we hope to return the program to a level of excellence that will become a source of pride for our student-athletes, the university and the Wilmington community.” Kachmarik recently completed his third season with the Seahawks. He coached with Peterson at Coastal Carolina and Appalachian State before moving to Wilmington in 2010-11. Calabria finished his first season […]