Daily Archives: January 29, 2014


East Carolina Athletics Announces Strategic Plan

Undaunted Theme Symbolizes Pirates’ Mission, Vision and Core Values UNDAUNTED Plan l UNDAUNTED Video GREENVILLE, NC January 28, 2014 – The East Carolina University Department of Athletics, under the leadership of Jeff Compher, has unveiled an UNDAUNTED Strategic Plan, which will serve as a road map that will guide decision-making […]


Gamecocks Get Two ESPNU Games Under SEC Softball TV Schedule

Saturday games at Tennessee and home against LSU on the Worldwide Leader’s college sports network COLUMBIA, SC January 28, 2014 – The Southeastern Conference announced its television schedule for the softball season, and South Carolina had two games picked up on ESPNU, both Saturday contests in series at Tennessee and […]


Historic Stagville Presents New Slave Narratives in Let Them Be Heard Performances Feb. 21-March 1

DURHAM, NC January 29, 2014 – The anguish and frustration of men and women held in slavery will be voiced at Historic Stagville during return performances of the Let Them Be Heard series by Bare Theatre Feb. 21-March 1. New adaptations of this summer’s critically acclaimed, powerful presentations will examine the aftermath […]


Blockbuster Schedule for NASCAR Sprint All-Star Weekend Announced During NASCAR Sprint Media Tour Hosted by Charlotte Motor Speedway

CHARLOTTE, NC January 28, 2014 – Charlotte Motor Speedway officials have announced changes to the May 16-17 NASCAR Sprint All-Star Race schedule that add even more entertainment value to fans attending the opening weekend of 10 blockbuster days of racing at the legendary 1.5-mile-superspeedway. During the second day of the […]


Colton Leighton preparing to record and release his first EP, “Reconstruction.”

He is a 23 year old just like most others with one exception.  He likes videogames, football and WWE Wrestling.  His favorite team is the Carolina Panthers and his favorite wrestlers are Daniel Bryan and Shawn Michaels.  The exception is that he is one of the few talented musicians in […]


Make a Play Date at the North Carolina Aquarium

KURE BEACH, NC January 29, 2014 – The North Carolina Aquarium at Fort Fisher introduces Toddler Tuesdays to beat the frosty February blahs with fish fun. Pint-sized visitors will enjoy coloring and crafts, as well as free play with toys and books, offered in the Freshwater Wonders from 10 a.m. […]


Taiji’s Dolphin Hunts Continue: 60-65 Striped Dolphins Massacred in the Cove

TAIJI’S DOLPHIN HUNTS CONTINUE; 60-65 STRIPED DOLPHINS BRUTALLY MASSACRED IN THE COVE YESTERDAY; RISSO’S DOLPHINS TAKEN CAPTIVE & SLAUGHTERED TODAY By Sea Shepherd Cove Guardians TAIJI, JAPAN January 28, 2014 – On the heels of the recent capture and slaughter of a megapod of 250+ Bottlenose dolphins that the world watched […]


Carolina Hurricanes Prospect Update: Altshuller Preparing for Pro Career

By Emily Pritt RALEIGH, NC January 29, 2014 – For Daniel Altshuller, preventing goals is his job. However, setting goals has been nearly as important for the young netminder. The 19-year-old Hurricanes prospect’s ability to set goals has played a key part in his success. Selected by the Hurricanes in […]


Canadiens please home fans, shut out Carolina Hurricanes

The Canes see their four-game winning streak snapped with a 3-0 loss in Montreal Arpon Basu – Managing Editor LNH.com MONTREAL, QUEBEC January 29, 2014 – The city of Montreal can exhale. Carey Price made 36 saves for his third shutout of the season, and Brendan Gallagher and Max Pacioretty […]


Operation Infinite Patience

The Fierce Compassion of the Cove Guardians Highlights the Horror of Taiji Commentary by Captain Paul Watson The Cove Guardian team leader Melissa Sehgal and her incredible crew have been on the ground this last week during the largest dolphin drive of the season. These brave volunteers must not only […]