Daily Archives: June 26, 2012


Civil War Sesquicentennial Photography Exhibit To Be Hosted by Edgecombe County Public Library in July

RALEIGH – The Civil War savaged lives yet secured the future of generations in North Carolina and the rest of the nation, and altered the course of American history. The injustices faced by African Americans were some of the most significant factors leading to the American Civil War (1861-1865). The […]


SwampDogs Tally 13 Hits In Tough Loss

FAYETTEVILLE, N.C. – The Fayetteville SwampDogs posted 14 hits on Tuesday night, but came up just short against the Columbia Blowfish in a 7-6 loss at “The Swamp.” Tyler Ding (Tampa) was a key contributor the Dogs offensively, as he went 3-for-4 with three RBIs on the night. Columbia recorded […]


Frank Martin To Be Honored By Columbia Chamber And Community Relations Council On Wednesday

COLUMBIA, S.C. June 26, 2012 – The Greater Columbia Chamber of Commerce and the Greater Columbia Community Relations Council will both welcome University of South Carolina head men’s basketball coach Frank Martin to town on Wednesday, June 27, as part of “Frank Martin Day” in Columbia. The Columbia Chamber will […]


NGA TOUR returns to Golfcrest Country Club

Nationwide Tour event exemption on the line GolfCrest Classic Tee Times Myrtle Beach, S.C. – June 26, 2012 – If having your name associated with past event champion Keegan Bradley, beating a talent-laden field and earning $22,000 weren’t enough, the victor of this week’s GolfCrest Classic in Pearland, Texas, could […]


Flach Leads Gamecocks on Day Two at U.S. Olympic Trials

OMAHA, Neb. — Junior Michael Flach had a stellar showing in his first event at the 2012 U.S. Olympic Swimming Trials on Tuesday as he finished 36th overall in the 200 freestyle with a time of 1:50.87. Flach, who swam in one of the fastest heats of the event, got […]


Carolina Hurricanes’ Conditioning Camp Set for June 26-30

RALEIGH, NC – Ron Francis, Vice President of Hockey Operations for the National Hockey League’s Carolina Hurricanes, today announced that the team will hold its annual conditioning camp in Raleigh, June 26-30. Hurricanes Head Athletic Trainer/Strength and Conditioning Coach Peter Friesen will run the camp for 13 prospects, teaching the […]


2nd Saturdays Fun July 14 at the North Carolina Maritime Museum at Southport

SOUTHPORT, NC – The North Carolina Maritime Museum at Southport will showcase authentic North Carolina culture and heritage on Saturday, July 14, in the second installment of the popular three-part summer program “2nd Saturdays.” The theme for July at the Museum is “Fort Johnston: A Civil War Story.”  Artists include: […]


Southport NC 4th of July Festival Naturalization Ceremony, 2012

Southport, NC – The Honorable Robert B. Jones, United States Magistrate Judge for the Eastern District of North Carolina at Wilmington will administer the Oath of United States Citizenship to 121 candidates, in a ceremony beginning at 4:00 PM on the Ft. Johnston Garrison House lawn on July 3, 2012.  The ceremony, […]


Onslow County Museum Opens 2012 Kids’ Discovery Gallery: “The Night Sky”

Onslow County, NC – The Onslow County Museum is pleased to announce the official opening of its 8th annual kids’ discovery gallery featuring “The Night Sky.” “This exhibit was created especially for our junior visitors,” says Museum Collections Manager – Patricia Hughey, “Each summer we install an exhibit with a […]


SwampDogs Face Nation’s Best

FAYETTEVILLE, N.C. – The Fayetteville SwampDogs welcomed Team USA into “The Swamp” on Monday night, falling to the collegiate all-stars by a final score of 11-6. Fayetteville SwampDogs vs Team USA Box Score (PDF) Drasen Johnson (Illinois) and A.J. Gaura (Austin Peay) split the game on the hill for Fayetteville […]