Daily Archives: January 11, 2013

American Red Cross Issues Steps To Help Kids Avoid the Flu

January 11, 2013 — Health officials are reporting widespread influenza outbreaks in 47 of 50 states, up from just a week ago. One age group hit particularly hard is children and the American Red Cross has some steps parents can teach their kids to help them avoid getting sick. Some […]

Koka Booth Amphitheatre: Great Grapes! is back and celebrating 10 amazing years!

JOIN US FOR THE 10th ANNUAL GREAT GRAPES! WINE, ARTS & FOOD FESTIVAL www.uncorkthefun.com Over 220 Wines, Over 24 Wineries, Great Live Music, Wonderful Food and Crafts Come celebrate 10 years of the Triangle Area’s premier casual wine tasting with HUNDREDS of wines available for sampling. Take your Great Grapes! […]

ACC Basketball: Clemson Tigers to Play Host to Virginia Cavaliers Saturday at Littlejohn

GAME SETUP Site: Littlejohn Coliseum (10,000) Date: Saturday, January 12, 2013 City: Clemson, SC Time: 12:07 PM Radio: Clemson Tiger Sports Network (Pete Yanity – play-by-play; Tim Bourret – color) TV: ACC Network (Mike Hogewood – play-by-play, Debbie Antonelli – color) SERIES NOTES Overall: Virginia leads 67-52 at Clemson: Clemson […]

Clemson Takes On Boston College in Televised Hoops Contest

Site: Littlejohn Coliseum (Clemson, SC) Date: Sunday, Jan. 13, 2013 Time: 1:00 PM Radio: WCCP 104.9 FM (Roy Philpott, Kanetra Queen) Television: RSN & ESPN3 (Mike Hogewood, Debbie Antonelli) Livestats: ClemsonTigers.com CLEMSON, SC – The Clemson women’s basketball team will play host to Boston College (7-7, 1-2 ACC) on Sunday […]

Queen Anne’s Revenge Posters Free to Local Educators

BEAUFORT, NC – Thanks to a grant from the Carteret Community Foundation, local educators can get the new Blackbeard’s Queen Anne’s Revenge educational posters for free. In response to the growing demand for information and educational materials about the wreck of Blackbeard’s flagship, Queen Anne’s Revenge, the North Carolina Maritime Museum staff will design a series of eight […]

Highway Historical Marker to Commemorate Blockade Runner Modern Greece

RALEIGH, NC — In conjunction with the observation of the 148th anniversary of the Battle of Fort Fisher on Jan. 19, a North Carolina Highway Historical Marker will be dedicated for the Confederate blockade runner, Modern Greece at 12:30 p.m. at the Fort Fisher Visitor Center. The vital importance of […]

Outer Banks History Center to Debut New Exhibit March 1

MANTEO, NC – Despite the Great Depression, the 1930s were times of great change in Dare County, N.C. The building of roads and bridges, improvements to national historic sites and the resourcefulness of the people created unparalleled opportunities for economic growth and set a new course for the future that would […]

Who Freed Who? Emancipation and the 13th Amendment at the Museum of the Albemarle

“Who Freed Who?  Emancipation and the 13th Amendment”   Elizabeth City, NC – The Museum of the Albemarle will exhibit the 13th Amendment beginning January 25, 2013 in Under Both Flags:  Civil War in the Albemarle.  To highlight the document, the Museum will host Gerald J. Prokopowicz, Ph.D. at 2:00 […]

Conserve Wildlife by Donating on Line 31 of Tax Form

RALEIGH, NC Jan. 11, 2013 — Help keep North Carolina wild when completing a N.C. State Income tax form this tax season by donating on line 31. Your donation will go to the Nongame and Endangered Wildlife Fund, which helps the N.C. Wildlife Resources Commission conduct research, conservation and monitoring […]

Widespread Panic at the Township Auditorium in Columbia SC April 23 & 24

WIDESPREAD PANIC Township Auditorium – Columbia SC April 23 & 24 – 7:30 pm   –PAPERLESS TICKETING INFO FOR GENERAL ADMISSION FLOOR AREA— WIDESPREAD PANIC will play the Township Auditorium in Columbia SC on April 23 & 24. Tickets go on sale Friday January 18 at 10am at Ticketmaster.com, the […]