Daily Archives: January 6, 2014


Carolina Hurricanes: We’re Going Streaking

By Michael Smith RALEIGH, NC January 6, 2013 – It has indeed been a happy new year for the Carolina Hurricanes, who are unbeaten in three games since the beginning of 2014 and are riding a four-game winning streak, dating back to a dramatic come-from-behind victory on New Year’s Eve. […]


Sea Shepherd drives whaling fleet into disarray and out of the Antarctic Treaty Zone

MELBOURNE, AUSTRALIA January 7, 2014 — Yesterday, at 1650 AEDT, after a 360-mile chase, The Sea Shepherd Fleet drove the Japanese whaling fleet’s factory ship, the Nisshin Maru, out of the Antarctic Treaty Zone. Sea Shepherd has all ships in the Japanese whaling fleet accounted for, and can confirm that […]


Sammy Watkins to Turn Professional

CLEMSON, SC January 6, 2013 – Clemson junior Sammy Watkins announced Monday that he will make himself available for the 2014 NFL draft. Watkins leaves Clemson as a three-time first-team All-American and the school’s record holder in terms of receptions and reception yards on a game, season and career basis. […]


No. 2 Notre Dame Pulls Away from Clemson Women’s Basketball

Final Score: #2/2 Notre Dame 71, Clemson 51 Records: CU: 8-7, 0-1 ACC; ND: 13-0, 1-0 ACC Clemson Leading Scorer: Kelly Gramlich: 13 points Updated Series Record (trend): ND, 1-0 (W1) Next Game: Clemson vs. Georgia Tech; Jan. 8, 2014; 7 p.m. NOTRE DAME, IN January 5, 2013 – The […]


34th annual North Carolina Jazz Festival

WILMINGTON, NC January 6, 2013 – The North Carolina Jazz Festival, a non-profit organization, is proud to Announce its upcoming 34th Annual 3-day Jazz Festival. This event is on February 6 thru the 8th, 2014. The venue is the Wilmington Hilton Riverside, each concert starting at 7:30pm. Featuring Maucha Adnet […]


Canes Recall Aaron Palushaj from Charlotte

Riley Nash placed on injured reserve By Ken Preston RALEIGH, NC January 5, 2013 – Jim Rutherford, President and General Manager of the National Hockey League’s Carolina Hurricanes, today announced that the team has recalled forward Aaron Palushaj (pul-LOO-shigh) from the Charlotte Checkers of the American Hockey League (AHL). The […]


Alaina Coates Leads Gamecocks Past Vanderbilt 76-66

Freshman center scores career-high 24 points Box Score |  Photo Gallery  | Printable Box Score COLUMBIA, SC January 5, 2014 – No. 13/12 South Carolina moved to 2-0 in conference play with a 76-66 win over Vanderbilt (12-3, 1-1 SEC) in SEC action Sunday afternoon in Colonial Life Arena. Freshman center Alaina […]


Guitar Virtuoso “Doc” Watson—A Late Bloomer

RALEIGH, NC January 6, 2014 – On January 6, 1924, Earl Eugene Scruggs was born near Shelby. The renowned bluegrass banjo musician elevated the banjo from a rhythm instrument to a lead instrument through his distinctive three- finger picking style, now named for him. Scruggs formed the Foggy Mountain Boys […]


Canes Activate Harrison from Injured Reserve

Cam Ward placed on injured reserve retroactive to Dec. 31 By Ken Preston RALEIGH, NC January 5, 2013 – Jim Rutherford, President and General Manager of the National Hockey League’s Carolina Hurricanes, today announced that the team has activated defenseman Jay Harrison from injured reserve. The team also placed goaltender […]


Hurricanes top Predators for fourth straight win

Michael Smith Tracking the Storm: Analysis — Even without captain Eric Staal, the Carolina Hurricanes keep rolling, winning their fourth straight game by topping the Nashville Predators 2-1. Alexander Semin and Jeff Skinner tallied for Carolina, and Anton Khudobin made 31 saves for his third win in as many starts. […]