Daily Archives: December 16, 2013


Elias Lindholm Might Join Swedes in World Juniors

By Michael Smith RALEIGH, NC December 16, 2013 – A final decision on whether rookie forward Elias Lindholm will play for the Swedish junior team in the 2014 IIHF World Junior Championship will be made in the coming days, according to Hurricanes President and General Manager Jim Rutherford. Rutherford said […]


ECU Pirates to Play Norfolk State in Mid-Week Contest

ECU and Norfolk State will square off on Tuesday, December 17 Game 10: East Carolina at Norfolk State Date Tuesday, December 17 Time 6:00 p.m. (ET) Location Norfolk, Va. Live Game Coverage Gametracker (Live Stats) | Live Video 2013-14 Women’s Basketball Statistics East Carolina | Norfolk State ECU Women’s Basketball […]


Sons of Confederate Veterans Funds Conservation of Another Battle Flag at Museum of History

RALEIGH, NC December 16, 2013 – On Nov. 21, 2013, members of the Sons of Confederate Veterans, Camp 379 in Marion, presented an $8,200 check to staff at the North Carolina Museum of History in Raleigh. The funds will be used for specialized conservation treatment of a battle flag carried by the […]


North Carolina Symphony Plus Cirque de la Symphonie Dec. 20-21 = Holiday Magic!

RALEIGH, NC December 13, 2013 – The North Carolina Symphony, known for continually soaring to musical heights, will host some high-flying acrobatic wizardry as it performs “Holiday Magic” with Cirque de la Symphonie, Friday, Dec. 20 at 8 p.m. and Saturday, Dec. 21, at 3 p.m. and 8 p.m. in […]


“Hard Times in the Mill: Working Lives Past and Present”: North Carolina Humanities Council Road Scholar to Speak at Museum

FAYETTEVILLE, NC December 16, 2013 – Dr. Roxanne Newton, Director of the Humanities and Fine Arts Division at Mitchell Community College, will present “Hard Times in the Mill: Working Lives Past and Present” at the Museum of the Cape Fear on Sunday January 12, at 2 p.m. The event is free and being held in conjunction with the […]


From Lights to the Christmas Village and Driving on the Track, Fans Can’t Get Enough of Speedway Christmas

CHARLOTTE, NC December 15, 2013 – Visitors looking to get into the holiday spirit are finding plenty of family fun at the fourth annual Speedway Christmas light show at Charlotte Motor Speedway. Open nightly through Dec. 30, except Christmas day, the drive-through course features more than 3 million lights in […]


Charlotte Bobcats Preview: Keys to Beat Kings, Raptors

By Wesley Robinson, bobcats.com CHARLOTTE, NC December 16, 2013 KEY MATCHUP vs. KINGS: Kemba Walker vs. Isaiah Thomas As the Cats prepare for the first of four games this week against the Sacramento Kings, all eyes will be on the matchup between Kemba Walker and Isaiah Thomas. Walker has been […]


Social Media Sweetheart of the Week – Ashley

Lady Cat Ashley Gallery | Lady Cat Ashley Facebook Page CHARLOTTE, NC December 16, 2013 Throughout the 13-14 season, the Bobcats are highlighting one Lady Cat each week as a Social Media Sweetheart. During the week, fans will get an inside look into the lives of these hard working ladies […]


NC Senator Harry Brown Constituent Update December 16, 2013

Senator Harry Brown CONSTITUENT UPDATE Jones and Onslow Counties- 6th District 300-B Legislative Office Building 300 N. Salisbury Street Raleigh, NC 27603 Phone (919)-715-3034 Fax (919)-715-7586 E-mail harry.brown@ncleg.net December 16, 2013 My office has received information that leads us to believe the North Carolina Rate Bureau may file for a […]


Manhattan Jaspers Slide Past UNCW Seahawks, 77-72

Photo Album | UNCW-Manhattan Box Score WILMINGTON, NC December 15, 2013 – Visiting Manhattan overcame a sluggish start to stay unbeaten on the road with a 77-72 victory over UNCW in a non-conference men’s college basketball matinee Sunday at Trask Coliseum. The Jaspers improved to 7-2 overall and 6-0 away […]