Daily Archives: December 11, 2013


Carolina Hurricanes to Partner with First Night Raleigh

Fans to receive complimentary wristbands for the New Year’s Eve event By Samantha Poulos RALEIGH, NC December 11, 2013 – Doug Warf, Vice President of Marketing for the National Hockey League’s Carolina Hurricanes, today announced that the team has partnered with Artsplosure, the presenter of First Night Raleigh, to provide […]


Shane Carden Named C-USA Most Valuable Player

East Carolina junior quarterback Shane Carden has been named Conference USA’s Most Valuable Player according to announcement by the league office Wednesday. IRVING, TX December 11, 2013 – East Carolina junior quarterback Shane Carden has been named Conference USA’s Most Valuable Player according to announcement by the league office Wednesday. […]


Cats Sign Douglas-Roberts, Waive Southerland

CHARLOTTE, NC December 11, 2013 – Charlotte Bobcats President of Basketball Operations Rod Higgins announced today that the team has signed free agent guard/forward Chris Douglas-Roberts and waived forward James Southerland. Per team policy, terms of the deal were not disclosed. Douglas-Roberts, who was playing with the NBA D-League Texas […]


Give Authentic North Carolina Gifts This Holiday

RALEIGH, NC December 11, 2013 – Give a uniquely crafted gift this holiday that captures North Carolina art or history from a state art or history museum, or historic site within the N.C. Department of Cultural Resources. These sought after gifts are perfect for the art or history buff in […]


Pleasant Hill Christian Church will present A “Live” Drive-thru Nativity

BENSON, NC December 11, 2013 – Pleasant Hill Christian Church will present A “Live” Drive-thru Nativity – The Story of Christ Presented in Ten Scenes December 18-20 from 7:00 – 9:00 PM.  Enjoy the animals and candle-lit drive as you and your family experience the real meaning of Christmas.  The […]


2013 BMW Championship Earns PGA TOUR’s Tournament of the Year Honor

Golf, IL December 10, 2013 – For the second year in a row, the BMW Championship was named the PGA TOUR’s Tournament of the Year at the TOUR’s Tournament Meetings on Thursday, December 5, at TPC Sawgrass in Ponte Vedra Beach, Fla. The award was one of two earned by […]


Deck the Halls at the CSS Neuse Dec. 14

KINSTON, NC December 10, 2013 – Join us at the CSS Neuse Civil War Interpretive Center in decking the halls in traditions of Christmas past Dec. 14 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Santa will arrive at 1 p.m. after the Kinston Christmas Parade. Visit with Santa and learn about Christmas Traditions […]


Charlotte Knights Ink Six-Year PDC Extension With Chicago White Sox

White Sox 40-Man Roster Orlando, FL December 10, 2013 – With the new Uptown Charlotte baseball home of the Knights — BB&T Ballpark — nearing completion, the team took another significant step in solidifying its future with a six-year extension of the affiliation agreement with the Chicago White Sox. Officials […]


Ruffin McNeill Issues Statement Regarding Death Of Former Player Derek Blacknall

Blacknall Bio (2008-11) GREENVILLE, NC December 10, 2013 – According to the Greensboro (N.C.) Police Department, former East Carolina football player Derek Blacknall died after being involved in a domestic dispute late Monday night. Blacknall, 24, earned four letters as a defensive back for the Pirates from 2008 to 2011. East […]