Daily Archives: August 19, 2014


Henry Shimp named recipient of 2014 David Parrott Award

WALLACE, NC August 19, 2014 — Henry Shimp of Charlotte, NC was honored this past weekend as the 2014 recipient of the Carolinas Golf Association’s (CGA) David Parrott Award.  Shimp, the 2014 Carolinas Junior Boys champion, was selected from the eight team members that represented the CGA in the Carolinas-Virginias […]


Graveyard of the Atlantic Museum: 2014 September Events

HATTERAS, NC August 19, 2014:   Salty Dawgs: History and the Hatteras Island Ecology Part 1 September 2, 2 p.m. Meet and experience a presentation by Dave Kelmer, a resident expert on historic Hatteras ecology and changes made to the environment by European settlers. Free admission. Email: maryellen.riddle@ncdcr.gov. 252-986-2995, Graveyard […]


Adria Crawford Named Assistant Women's Basketball Coach

CHARLESTON, SC August 19, 2014 – Adria Crawford has been named assistant women’s basketball coach at the College of Charleston, as announced by head coach Candice M. Jackson on Tuesday. Crawford, 24, joins the Cougar family after spending the last two seasons under head coach Bill Reinson at Longwood University […]


Contemporary Photographs from Allen G. Thomas Jr. Collection Featured at the N.C. Museum of Art

North Carolina Museum of Art Presents Private Eye: Allen G. Thomas Jr. Photography Collection Photographs are part of promised gift to the NCMA in honor of Lawrence J. Wheeler   RALEIGH, NC August 19, 2014 — Beginning September 13, 2014, the North Carolina Museum of Art (NCMA) presents Private Eye: […]


Charleston RiverDogs 2015 Season Tickets on Sale Now

Begin to catch all of the ’15 action … today! CHARLESTON, SC August 19, 2014 – Want a guarantee for great seats to all of the hottest RiverDogs games in 2015?  There’s Opening Week (April 9-15) that features the season’s first Thirsty Thursday, Friday Fireworks, Saturday giveaways and Family Sunday.  […]


Results For One-Day Four Ball Tournament at Forest Oaks Country Club

WEST END, NC August 19, 2014 – Final results from the Carolinas Golf Association’s Four-Ball Tournament at Forest Oaks Country Club in Greensboro, NC on Monday, August 18, 2014. Gross scores are listed. Tournament format is 18 holes of four-ball stroke play, both gross and net. 90 percent of a […]


South Carolina Gamecocks Football return to practice fields Monday

South Carolina Football Practice Report COLUMBIA, SC August 18, 2014 – After taking Sunday off, the South Carolina Gamecock football team returned to the Bluff Road practice fields Monday afternoon. For the first time during the preseason camp, the Gamecocks fielded a scout team, as they began game plan preparations […]


Clemson Tigers Football Practice Report #14

CLEMSON, SC August 18, 2014 — It was the last day of two-a-day practices for the Clemson football team.  The veterans practiced for 90 minutes in the morning, then the entire team worked for two hours in the evening.  The night practice ended a little after 9 pm. The freshmen […]


2014 BMW Charity Pro-Am presented Raises $836,883 for Local Charities

BMW Charity Pro-Am presented by SYNNEX Corporation Raises $836,883 for Local Charities, Bringing Total to More Than $10.8 million   GREENVILLE, SC August 18, 2014 – The 14th annual BMW Charity Pro-Am presented by SYNNEX Corporation golf tournament raised $836,883 for Upstate charities, tournament officials announced today. The tournament’s 2014 […]


A Pirate's Exile: Lost in the City of Angels

Eatonville, WA, August 18th, 2014-Los Angeles is not for the faint of heart.  It is a dichotomy of how stunningly beautiful and depressingly ugly life can be.  As I pulled into the LA Greyhound terminal, I had a dollar to my name.  I traded it for quarters and called my […]