Daily Archives: January 30, 2014

Sea Shepherd Secures The Slipway of the Nisshin Maru: Whaling Halted

By: Sea Shepherd Australia SOUTHERN OCEAN January 30, 2014 – As of 1700 AEDT today, the Sea Shepherd Fleet has shut down the operations of the Japanese whaling fleet for seven consecutive days. The Sea Shepherd ships now guard the slipway of the Nisshin Maru, rendering the factory vessel unable […]

Nike VRS Covert 2.0 Drivers Are Here

BEAVERTON, OR January 30, 2014 – The Nike VRS Covert 2.0 drivers are bigger, faster and longer than last year’s game-changing model – and tomorrow, January 31, golfers can finally add Nike’s most innovative driver ever to their bags. When a golf club is good enough, Nike Golf engineers at The Oven make it […]

New Nike VRS Covert Forged Irons are Longer and Hotter

NexCOR face technology and a deeper high-speed cavity back deliver faster ball speed and more distance in a forged construction   BEAVERTON, OR January 30, 2014 – Built with metal wood distance in mind, Nike Golf’s new VRS Covert Forged irons provide high-speed performance in a premium design. Nike Golf engineers […]

Greenville Little Theatre Presents Spider’s Web

GREENVILLE, SC January 30, 2014 – The Greenville Little Theatre (GLT) is proud to present Spider’s Web, by Agatha Christie. As the mystery begins, we meet Clarissa Hailsham-Brown, who is adept at spinning tall tales for her bored diplomatic circle. However, when a murder takes place in her drawing room […]

Winter Weather Cancels 10 Blood Drives in Wilmington Area

WILMINGTON, NC, January 30, 2014 – Due to severe winter weather, the American Red Cross Carolinas Blood Services Region has lost dozens of blood drives since Tuesday, resulting in nearly 1,900 uncollected units of blood and platelets. In the Wilmington area, blood drives were cancelled at organizations including GE, UNCW, […]

Marlins Honored with Community Advocate Award

Morehead City, NC January 30, 2014 – The Carteret County Chamber of Commerce and Eastern Carolina Workforce Development Board has honored the Morehead City Marlins with the Community Advocate Award for 2013. The Marlins were recognized at the annual Chamber/Workforce Awards Luncheon on Friday January 24th. The event celebrates outstanding […]

Have Fun with History and Art on Your Snow Day at Historic Sites and Museums

RALEIGH, NC January 30, 2014 – After the sledding is done and the hot chocolate cools, head to a nearby venue of the N.C. Department of Cultural Resources today for fun and entertainment. See great art and learn about deep passions and events that made North Carolina great. These venues […]

Onslow County Government Offices to Remain Closed Friday Due to Icy Roadways

JACKSONVILLE, NC January 30, 2013 – Onslow County manager Jeff Hudson addressed Winter Storm Leon and reported, “I have had the opportunity to consult with Emergency Services, the Sheriff’s Department, and each of our Commissioners. Contrary to earlier forecasts, temperatures did not rise far above freezing. Some sleet and snow […]

Cam Ward assigned to Charlotte on conditioning stint

Goaltender will join Checkers in Cleveland to face the Lake Erie Monsters By Ken Preston RALEIGH, NC January 30, 2014 – Jim Rutherford, President and General Manager of the National Hockey League’s Carolina Hurricanes, today announced that the team has removed goaltender Cam Ward from injured reserve and assigned him […]

N.C. Museum of Art Announces Fall Exhibition “Small Treasures: Rembrandt, Vermeer, Hals, and Their Contemporaries”

Small Treasures Is First Major Exhibition to Focus on Small-Scale Paintings from the Dutch and Flemish Golden Age Works by Rembrandt, Vermeer, and other Old Masters invite audiences to look closely at vivid details and incredible technique exhibited in tiny paintings   Raleigh, NC January 30, 2014 – More than […]