Daily Archives: August 7, 2014


Carolina RailHawks Team up with Johnson Maserati of Cary

Johnson Maserati of Cary becomes the title sponsor of the Box Office at WakeMed Soccer Park   CARY, NC August 7, 2014 – The Carolina RailHawks are proud to announce the addition of Johnson Maserati of Cary as an official corporate partner and the Title Sponsor of the Box Office […]


Carolina Bluegrass Exhibit, Performances, Programs & Jam Session at N.C. Museum of History

MUSEUM PRESENTS FREE BLUEGRASS EXHIBIT, PERFORMANCES AND MORE RALEIGH, NC August 6, 2014 – The N.C. Museum of History is jumping on the bluegrass bandwagon with an exhibit, performances and programs to celebrate Raleigh’s second year of hosting the International Bluegrass Music Association’s annual conference and Wide Open Bluegrass festival. […]


Onslow County Pet Adoption August Specials

JACKSONVILLE, NC August 6, 2014 – Onslow County Animal Services is offering adoption specials through August. They are: Mid-Week Half-Price Special Every Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday Dogs: $70 Cats: $50 Black, Brown & Large Dog Special Every Friday and Saturday Adoption fee: $55 Special includes black, brown, and large dogs […]


Onslow County Master Gardeners Offering a Public Hypertufa Class

JACKSONVILLE, NC August 6, 2014 – Onslow County Master Gardner volunteers are offering a hypertufa class September 27 from 10 a.m. to noon at the Onslow County Farmer’s Market, 4024 Richlands Highway. Hypertufa is an artificial stone material made of several different aggregates and mixed with portland cement. It is […]


CofC President McConnell Appoints Basketball Search Committee

CHARLESTON, SC August 7, 2014 – College of Charleston President Glenn McConnell today announced the members of a search committee that will make recommendations for the hiring of the College’s next men’s head basketball coach. The eight-member committee will be chaired by Joe Hull, Director of Athletics. Other members of […]


10th Dogwood State Junior Championship

Sapona Ridge Country Club   Lexington, NC Round Two Results   LEXINGTON, NC August 6, 2014 – Cole Ray vaulted himself from a fifth place tie after first round play to the top of the leaderboard today with a remarkable 65 at Sapona Ridge Country Club.  Ray’s six under par 65 […]


Team USA Opens FIBA Americas U18 Championship with Win

COLORADO SPRINGS, CO August 7, 2014 – USA Basketball opened its defense of the FIBA Americas U18 Championship with a commanding 104-55 win over Mexico in the first game in Group A action at the U.S. Olympic Training Center. South Carolina head coach Dawn Staley saw her team dominate the […]


Myrtle Bech Pelicans shut down Wilmington Blue Rocks again

PELICANS NOTCH BACK-TO-BACK SHUTOUTS OVER WILMINGTON   WILMINGTON, DEL. (AUGUST 6, 2014) – The Myrtle Beach Pelicans, Class A-Advanced affiliate of the Texas Rangers, collected another shutout victory in a 5-0 blanking of the Wilmington Blue Rocks on Wednesday night at Frawley Stadium. Luis Parra, Jose Monegro, Cody Ege, and […]


Crawdads, Braves Visit Charleston RiverDogs in Seven-Game Homestand

Last full week of baseball at Riley Park this season has something for everyone CHARLESTON, SC August 7, 2014 – The Charleston RiverDogs will host the Hickory Crawdads and the Rome Braves over the course of a seven-game homestand from Monday, August 11 through Sunday, August 17 at Joseph P. […]


STATEMENT of UNC President Tom Ross on the 2014-15 state budget

CHAPEL HILL, NC August 7, 2014:   UNC President Tom Ross has offered the following statement on the 2014-15 state budget signed today by Governor McCrory:   “We are grateful to the members of the General Assembly for their attention to our needs and the tools that we have been […]