Daily Archives: January 25, 2013

Stanly County Library Honors “Freedom, Sacrifice, Memory” with Civil War Photography Exhibit at Stanly County Museum

Albemarle, NC Jan. 25, 2013 – 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 […]

Closing of Cultural Resources Historic Sites and Museums

RALEIGH, NC Jan. 25, 2013 – The following state historic sites and museums are closed or will close early due to weather conditions. To determine if a venue has re-opened, please call the venue directly. The State Library/State Archives Building in downtown Raleigh is also closed to the public. Alamance Battleground, Burlington. […]

No. 18 NC State Set For Primetime ACC Showdown With Rival North Carolina

Pack to host College GameDay Saturday morning and the ESPN primetime game Saturday night. NC State-North Carolina Game Sold Out   College GameDay Information Get Tickets North Carolina (13-5, 3-2 ACC) at No. 18 NC State (15-4, 4-2 ACC) Saturday, Jan. 26, 2013 | 7 p.m. | Raleigh, N.C. PNC Arena (19,700) […]

College of Charleston Cougar Swimming & Diving Travels To South Carolina

COLUMBIA, SC Jan. 24, 2013 – The College of Charleston men’s and women’s swimming & diving teams will head to Columbia, S.C. this weekend for a meet against South Carolina, Queens and Wingate. Friday’s session will begin at 4 p.m., while Saturday’s session starts at 10 a.m. The Cougars are […]

ECU Pirates Track & Field Heads to Penn State

ECU to compete in two-day event beginning on Friday, Jan. 25 Live Results GREENVILLE, NC Jan. 24, 2013 – The East Carolina track and field squad is looking to continue its hot start to the indoor season as the Pirates travel to State College, Pa., to compete in the Penn […]

Charlotte Knights to Hold Exclusive Presidents Day Pre-Sale

Fort Mill, SC Jan. 24, 2013 – The 2013 season is rapidly approaching and the Charlotte Knights are set to give fans an early jump on purchasing single-game tickets to a select number of games. Beginning at 10:00 a.m. on Presidents Day, Monday, February 18, fans can purchase tickets online […]

Cultural Resources Attractions Celebrate Black History Month

RALEIGH, NC – Black History Month is being observed with an array of programs at venues of the N.C. Department of Cultural Resources throughout February. From escaping slavery, to ocean rescuers, songs of freedom, a barrier-breaking pilot or a day at the beach, a cornucopia of experiences await you. See […]

Charlotte Motor Speedway Notes and Quotes #4: Drivers, Teams Eager to Prove Themselves in 2013

Charlotte, NC Thursday, Jan. 24, 2013 PIT NOTE #4 2012 Sprint Cup Champion Brad Keselowski “Hungry” at Penske Dinner – On Wednesday night of the Sprint Media Tour hosted by Charlotte Motor Speedway, Mooresville, N.C., Mayor Miles Atkins showed the area’s appreciation for Penske Racing by presenting Roger Penske and […]

ECU Men’s Tennis Opens Home Schedule This Weekend

Pirates host Norfolk State and Longwood at the ECU Indoor Tennis Center Greenville, NC Jan. 25, 2013 – After opening the its 2013 dual match season with a victory at George Mason on Monday, East Carolina will start its home schedule this weekend against Norfolk State on Friday and Longwood […]

Charlotte Bobcats Preview: Keys to Beat Timberwolves

By Jaclyn Harris bobcats.com January 25, 2013 KEY MATCHUP vs. HAWKS Michael Kidd-Gilchrist vs. Derrick Williams Forwards Michael Kidd-Gilchrist and Derrick Williams will be a match to watch January 26 at Time Warner Cable Arena®. Cats rookie MKG is vital to the Bobcats offense. He is sixth on the team […]