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Diana Krall announces rescheduled US dates for “Wallflower World Tour”

Diana Krall announces rescheduled US dates for “Wallflower World Tour”

STUNNING NEW ALBUM “WALLFLOWER” ALSO SET FOR RELEASE ON FEBRUARY 3, 2015 ON VERVE RECORDS Tickets for the Raleigh, NC show go on Sale Sunday, November 16th at 10 a.m.. RALEIGH, NC, Nov. 10, 2014– Five-time GRAMMY® Award-winning jazz pianist and world renowned singer, Diana Krall is pleased to announce the rescheduled U.S. tour dates for her “Wallflower World Tour” which had been previously postponed after a case of pneumonia. Krall’s highly anticipated new album “Wallflower” was also postponed for release and is now confirmed to come out on Verve Records on February 3, 2015. To pre-order Wallflower please click HERE.   TICKETS: Diana Krall Krall’s “Wallflower World Tour” will kick off in Boston, MA on Wednesday, February 25th at The […]

Jason Aldean “Burn It Down Tour 2015″

Jason Aldean “Burn It Down Tour 2015″

WITH SPECIAL GUESTS COLE SWINDELL & TYLER FARR Bon Secours Wellness Arena Greenville February 12, 2015 TICKETS: Jason Aldean Tour JASON ALDEAN will bring his 2015 Burn It Down Tour to Bon Secours Wellness Arena in Greenville, SC on February 12, 2015. Tickets go on sale Friday October 10 at 10am at LiveNation.com, via the Live Nation app, at the Bon Secours Wellness Arena box office, all Ticketmaster outlets or by phone at 800-745-3000.   For more info visit www.ticketmaster.com. Presented by Live Nation.   # # # About Live Nation Entertainment: Live Nation Entertainment (NYSE: LYV) is the world’s leading live entertainment company comprised of four market leaders: Ticketmaster, Live Nation Concerts, Artist Nation Management and Live Nation Media/Sponsorship. […]

Steel Magnolias at The Greenville Little Theatre

Steel Magnolias at The Greenville Little Theatre

GREENVILLE, SC Sept. 30, 2014 – The Greenville Little Theatre (GLT) is excited to present Steel Magnolias, the hilarious and poignant story of the ladies who frequent Truvy’s beauty salon in a small southern town. You’ll laugh and cry with these strong, funny, and wise women in this American classic by Robert Hartling. GLT has assembled an outstanding cast for this production: Kristi Parker-Byers as Truvy, Kaitlyn Emory as Annelle, Kim Granner as Ouiser, Beth Munson as Clairee, Kelly Wallace as M’Lynn, and Chelsea Jarratt as Shelby. Tickets prices are $26 with discounts available for seniors, children, and groups of ten or more. Show dates are Oct. 30, Nov 1, 6-7, 13-15 at 8 pm and Sundays Nov. 2 & […]

Luis Niebla Lifts Charleston RiverDogs to Shutout in Home Finale

Luis Niebla Lifts Charleston RiverDogs to Shutout in Home Finale

Charleston’s 10-run victory attended by a sellout crowd to close its home schedule Box Score: http://atmilb.com/1paZ8RT CHARLESTON, SC August 28, 2014 – The Charleston RiverDogs treated a sellout crowd of 5,579 fans with a 10-0 shutout victory over the Greenville Drive in Charleston’s home finale on Thursday night in South Atlantic League action. Luis Niebla fired a personal-best seven scoreless innings while striking out seven to tie a career high. The RiverDogs improved to 35-31 in the second half and 68-68 overall. The Drive slid to 23-43 this half and 57-78 this season. Charleston won this three-game series by a 2-1 margin. Charleston’s crowd of 5,579 fans was the largest attendance for a regular season home finale in at least […]

Greenville Drive Scores in Final Inning to Top Charleston RiverDogs

Greenville Drive Scores in Final Inning to Top Charleston RiverDogs

Greenville takes series opener with unearned run during ninth inning Box Score: http://atmilb.com/1taw4Sa CHARLESTON, SC August 26, 2014 – An error and a passed ball helped the Greenville Drive score the winning run in the ninth inning of the Drive’s 2-1 victory over the Charleston RiverDogs on Tuesday evening in front of 3,314 fans at Joseph P. Riley, Jr. Park in South Atlantic League action. The RiverDogs dropped to 33-31 in the second half and 66-68 overall. The Drive rose to 23-41 and 57-76, respectively. Greenville also took a 1-0 lead in this three-game series. Tzu-Wei Lin delivered a triple in the third inning to give Greenville a 1-0 lead. Cole Sturgeon extended the frame with a two-out walk against […]

Abiatal Avelino Sparks Early Rally in Wire-to-Wire Blowout Win

Abiatal Avelino Sparks Early Rally in Wire-to-Wire Blowout Win

Charleston wins series at Greenville with biggest shutout victory in three years Box Score: http://atmilb.com/1kZ0Ni8 GREENVILLE, SC August 21, 2014 – Abiatal Avelino’s first-pitch, leadoff home run helped the Charleston RiverDogs to the truest of wire-to-wire wins, a 12-0 shutout victory against the Greenville Drive on Thursday evening at Fluor Field at the West End in South Atlantic League action. Avelino opened a six-run rally in the first inning that put Charleston ahead for good. The RiverDogs earned a 2-1 series win over the Drive. Charleston moved up to 32-28 in the second half and 65-65 overall. Greenville slid to 19-41 and 53-76, respectively. However, the RiverDogs were also eliminated from postseason contention due to a 7-1 win for the […]

Greenville Drive’s Teddy Stankiewicz Wins Jim Rice Award

Greenville Drive’s Teddy Stankiewicz Wins Jim Rice Award

Right-hander named Drive MVP of the Battle of the Palmetto State presented by Spinx   GREENVILLE, SC August 21, 2014 – Greenville Drive right-handed pitcher Teddy Stankiewicz has been selected by the fans as the winner of the first annual Jim Rice Award, given to the Drive’s most valuable player during the team’s Battle of the Palmetto State rivalry series presented by Spinx against the Charleston RiverDogs. In two starts against the RiverDogs in 2014, Stankiewicz has posted a 1-0 record with a 1.64 ERA.  In 11 innings of work, he has allowed seven hits, two runs and four walks while striking out eight. Stankiewicz will be honored in an on-field ceremony before Thursday night’s 7:05 game against the RiverDogs […]

Greenville Drive Rolls Past Charleston RiverDogs to Even Series

Greenville Drive Rolls Past Charleston RiverDogs to Even Series

Three round trippers help Greenville tie Charleston at one game each Box Score: http://atmilb.com/1mng0VE GREENVILLE, SC August 20, 2014 – A six-run deficit was too much to overcome for the Charleston RiverDogs in a 7-2 loss to the Greenville Drive on Wednesday night at Fluor Field at the West End in South Atlantic League action. Sam Travis, Danny Bethea, and Franklin Guzman blasted early home runs while Greenville starting pitcher Myles Smith recorded a career-high eight strikeouts. The RiverDogs fell back to 31-28 in the second half and 64-65 overall. The Drive improved to 19-40 and 53-75, respectively while tying this three-game series at 1-1. Smith blanked Charleston over the first five innings, allowing just one hit in those scoreless […]

Charleston RiverDogs Champions of Inaugural Battle of the Palmetto State Rivalry Series against the Drive

Charleston RiverDogs Champions of Inaugural Battle of the Palmetto State Rivalry Series against the Drive

Charleston’s Wade and Greenville’s Stankiewicz take home inaugural MVP awards of rivalry series CHARLESTON, SC August 20, 2014 – With five games remaining between the Charleston RiverDogs and Greenville Drive this season, a winner has already been determined for the inaugural Battle of the Palmetto State Rivalry Series that is presented by Spinx. The Rivalry Series trophy will be presented during an on-field ceremony before the RiverDogs’ 7:05pm home game on Wednesday, August 27 against Greenville, and the trophy will reside in the Lowcountry for the next year as Charleston claims the inaugural title. The RiverDogs currently lead the 21-game season series, 12-4. In addition, SS/2B Tyler Wade has been named the RiverDogs MVP and will take home the Larry […]

2014 BMW Charity Pro-Am presented Raises $836,883 for Local Charities

2014 BMW Charity Pro-Am presented Raises $836,883 for Local Charities

BMW Charity Pro-Am presented by SYNNEX Corporation Raises $836,883 for Local Charities, Bringing Total to More Than $10.8 million   GREENVILLE, SC August 18, 2014 – The 14th annual BMW Charity Pro-Am presented by SYNNEX Corporation golf tournament raised $836,883 for Upstate charities, tournament officials announced today. The tournament’s 2014 charity earnings push the total charitable giving since 2001 to more than $10.8 million. These funds are part of the PGA TOUR’s more than $2 billion in all-time charitable contributions. Officials from South Carolina Charities, Inc.—the non-profit organization that manages the BMW Charity Pro-Am presented by SYNNEX Corporation—presented checks to charity representatives at the Charity Check Presentation presented by High Cotton, held at the downtown Greenville restaurant.   The 2014 […]

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