Red Cross, Nexcare Bandages and supermodel Niki Taylor celebrate World Blood Donor Day

Limited-edition Nexcare give bandage available now through June 14 GREENVILLE, N.C. June 9, 2015 — The American Red Cross, in partnership with Nexcare Bandages and supermodel Niki Taylor, will celebrate World Blood Donor Day on June 14 with the seventh annual … Continue reading →

Men With Faces CD release party in Downtown Goldsboro

GOLDSBORO, NC April 21, 2015 – The Local band MEN WITH FACEs (www.menwithfaces.com) is releasing its first original Album “Goldsboro” on April 24 at a CD release party at the Flying Shamrock in Downtown Goldsboro. Men with Faces was formed … Continue reading →

The CSS Neuse Civil War Interpretive Center Will Begin Charging April 1

KINSTON, NC March 30, 2015 – The CSS Neuse Civil War Interpretive Center will start charging admission on April 1. The museum is bringing information on the ironclad’s construction, transportation and commercial practices, along with the region’s Civil War history to the … Continue reading →

Severe winter weather affects Red Cross blood, platelet donations

Donors urgently needed after nearly 1,000 blood drives canceled since Feb. 1   GREENVILLE, NC March 10, 2015 — Following round after round of snow, freezing rain and arctic cold in many parts of the country, the American Red Cross … Continue reading →

Resolve to give blood in January for National Blood Donor Month

NORFOLK, VA Dec. 18, 2014 — The American Red Cross asks eligible blood donors to make a resolution to give blood regularly in 2015, beginning with National Blood Donor Month in January. National Blood Donor Month recognizes the importance of … Continue reading →

NC Marine Debris Symposium News: Fall 2014

Marine debris is a problem that continues to grow.  Our waterways and oceans are constantly polluted with a wide variety of marine debris ranging from polystyrene trays and plastic bags to derelict fishing equipment and abandoned boats. Marine life, such as several Fish … Continue reading →

Give thanks by giving blood through the Red Cross this holiday season

GREENVILLE, NC Nov. 4, 2014 —The American Red Cross asks eligible donors to make an appointment to give blood to help ensure sufficient blood supplies are available for patients this holiday season. Blood donations often decline during the holidays when … Continue reading →

CGA Announces 5th North Carolina Amateur Match Play Championship

5th NORTH CAROLINA AMATEUR MATCH PLAY CHAMPIONSHIP AT RIVER LANDING (LANDING), WALLACE, NC – JULY 30-AUGUST 3, 2014 WEST END, NC July 28, 2014 – The 5th North Carolina Amateur Match Play Championship will be held at River Landing (Landing … Continue reading →

Civil War Medicine and Surgery Display at CSS Neuse Civil War Interpretive Center Aug. 9

KINSTON, NC July 28, 2014 – CSS Neuse Civil War Interpretive Center will present “Civil War Surgery & Medicine” examining medicine and surgery at home and on the battlefield during the Civil War. The origins of modern triage practices can be … Continue reading →