Daily Archives: December 26, 2013

Sea Shepherd USA Seeking Submissions for its “From the Cove to Captivity” Video Contest

The Organization Has Extended the Contest Deadline and Increased the Prize for Winning Videos FRIDAY HARBOR, WA December 26, 2013 – Sea Shepherd Conservation Society USA is asking supporters to create a short video for its “From the Cove to Captivity” video contest and, as an incentive, Sea Shepherd USA […]

Grand Strand Heroes

CELEBRATING WWII VETERANS MYRTLE BEACH, SC December 26, 2013 – The Myrtle Beach Pelicans are planning to honor local World War II veterans during the 2014 season with a project called Grand Strand Heroes. Though the project is still in its infancy, plans include the creation of videos highlighting the […]

Charlotte Bobcats Preview: Keys to Beat Thunder, Hawks and Jazz

After winning four of five games before the holiday break, the Cats are hoping to keep momentum going against the Thunder, Hawks and Jazz through the weekend By Matt Rochinski, bobcats.com CHARLOTTE, NC December 26, 2013 KEY MATCHUP vs. THUNDER: Al Jefferson vs. Kevin Durant Although they might not match […]

Gamecocks Post 69-59 Victory Over Akron For Third Place At Diamond Head Classic

Freshman guard Duane Notice led Gamecocks with season high 15 points HONOLULU, HI December 25, 2013 – South Carolina trailed by as many as nine in the first half, but the Gamecocks (4-6) out-scored Akron 44-28 in the second half to defeat the Zips (6-4) 69-59 to take third place […]

Moonshine Runner Pardoned: Last American Hero Junior Johnson

RALEIGH, NC December 26, 2013 – On December 26, 1985, Robert Glen “Junior” Johnson received a full and unconditional pardon from President Ronald Reagan for his 1956 conviction in federal court for moonshining. Young Johnson was caught firing up his father’s still and became entangled in a barbed wire fence while trying […]