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Burgers, Beans, and Beer for the Coast Guard

Burgers, Beans, and Beer for the Coast Guard

Marinas, yacht clubs, boat dealers, fishing clubs, marine equipment companies, and some companies in the maritime industry across America are sponsoring fund-raising parties to help launch the Wounded Nature – Working Veterans’ Coast Guard boat. On an average day the Coast Guard saves 12 lives, responds to 64 search and rescue cases, and investigates 13 marine accidents and 10 pollution incidents. They screen 720 commercial vessels and 183,000 crew and passengers, and inspect 68 containers, keeping 842 pounds of cocaine off the streets each day. Your Coast Guard works for you 24/7!! As the smallest branch of the military, the USCG does not always have the same level of support for their causes as the other branches. Therefore, support for […]

Baseball Announces 2012-13 Recruiting Class

Baseball Announces 2012-13 Recruiting Class

GREENVILLE, N.C. – Two junior college players and 10 high school seniors have committed to play baseball at East Carolina University in 2013, head baseball coach Billy Godwin announced today. The latest group of standouts will enroll at ECU in the fall of 2012 and will take the diamond for the Pirates in 2013. This class is made up of four pitchers (Kyle Majette, Andrew Schorr, Justin Taylor and Hayden White); three outfielders (Garrett Brooks, Dylan Brown and Andrew Lamura), two infielders (Joe Brooks and Zach Houchins), two catchers (Luke Lowery and Travis Watkins) and one two-way player (Quinn Carpenter). “I believe our staff (Coach Schnabel and Coach Roszel) has once again done an outstanding job of bringing high end […]

Marshall Downs East Carolina in Overtime, 34-27

Marshall Downs East Carolina in Overtime, 34-27

Final Stats | Final Stats Post-Game Notes Game Highlights HUNTINGTON, W.Va. (AP) Nov. 26, 2011 – Tron Martinez’s one-yard touchdown run in overtime lifted Marshall to a 34-27 win over East Carolina on Saturday. Marshall (6-6, 5-3 Conference USA) became bowl eligible for the first time under second-year coach Doc Holliday. Dominique Davis threw an interception on fourth down to end East Carolina’s overtime possession, keeping the Pirates (5-7, 4-4) out of a bowl for the first time in six years. Davis threw three touchdown passes to sophomore inside receiver Justin Jones, including a six-yarder with 14 seconds left in the fourth quarter to force overtime. Davis finished 32-of-48 passing for 285 yards. His trio of touchdown tosses gave him […]

N.C. Maritime Museum in Beaufort Will Be Closed Nov. 28-Dec. 7

N.C. Maritime Museum in Beaufort Will Be Closed Nov. 28-Dec. 7

BEAUFORT – The N.C. Maritime Museum in Beaufort will be closed Monday, Nov. 28, through Wednesday, Dec. 7, for work on the heating/air conditioning system. It will resume its regular schedule Dec. 8. For more information, call (252) 728-7317 or go to www.ncmaritimemuseums.com. The N.C. Maritime Museum is located at 315 Front St. in Beaufort. The three North Carolina Maritime Museums are the Graveyard of the Atlantic Museum located in Hatteras, the North Carolina Maritime Museum in Beaufort and the North Carolina Maritime Museum in Southport. All three museums are part of the Division of State History Museums in the N.C. Department of Cultural Resources. About the N.C. Department of Cultural Resources The N.C. Department of Cultural Resources annually serves […]

Men’s Hoops Travels To Norfolk to Face Old Dominion

Men’s Hoops Travels To Norfolk to Face Old Dominion

  Nov. 28, 2011 vs.    East Carolina vs. Old Dominion Nov. 29, 2011 | 7 p.m. ET Norfolk, Va. TV: None Watch | Gametracker | Game Notes | Tickets | Gameday Central MEDIA INFORMATION Date Nov. 29, 2011 Location Norfolk, Va. Tickets Online Ticket Office TV None Live Video Watch Online  Radio Listen Online Live Stats Gametracker Game Notes East Carolina Twitter @ECUPirateHoops EAST CAROLINA PIRATES Record 4-1 Last Game Defeated Chown, 78-62 Head Coach Jeff Lebo Career: 233-173 (13th season) ECU Record: 22-17 (2nd season) OLD DOMINION Record 3-3 Last Game Lost to Vermont, 65-63 (ot) Head Coach Blaine Taylor Career: 360-176 (18th season) ODU Record: 218-113 (11th season) THE LATEST NEWS NOTES • Winners of three in […]

Hurricanes Claim Andreas Nodl on Waivers

Hurricanes Claim Andreas Nodl on Waivers

RALEIGH, NC– Jim Rutherford, President and General Manager of the National Hockey League’s Carolina Hurricanes, today announced that the team has claimed right wing Andreas Nodl (awn-DRAY-uhs NOHD’L) on waivers from Philadelphia. “This is a young player that skates really well,” said Rutherford. “He has a skill level that gives us a little more depth among our top 12 forwards.” Nodl, 24, has played in 12 games with the Flyers this season, earning one assist while averaging 10:17 of ice time per game. The Vienna, Austria, native notched 11 goals and earned 11 assists (22 points) in 67 games with Philadelphia in 2010-11, his first full NHL season. In 126 career NHL regular-season games with the Flyers, Nodl (6’1”, 196 […]

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SwampDogs Announce Holiday Gift Packs

SwampDogs Announce Holiday Gift Packs

Fayetteville, NC – The Fayetteville SwampDogs have put together holiday gift packages for the baseball fan in every family. In just one stop you can receive everything you need for a baseball game. Gift package # 1 includes four undated general admission tickets and an All-Star T-shirt for just $25! (over $30 value) Gift package # 2 includes four undated general admission vouchers, an All-Star T-shirt AND a SwampDogs hat for only $45! (over $60 value) Gift package # 3 includes 12 undated general admission tickets and an All-Star T-Shirt AND SwampDogs hat AND a SwampDogs mini bat for just $100 (over $115 value!). These special holiday gift packs will only be good until December 21st, so don’t delay. To […]

“Tar Heel Traveler” Travels to Cultural Resources Building Dec. 9

“Tar Heel Traveler” Travels to Cultural Resources Building Dec. 9

RALEIGH — Scott Mason, the “Tar Heel Traveler,” will travel to the auditorium of the North Carolina Department of Cultural Resources building at 109 East Jones St., in downtown Raleigh, on Friday, Dec. 9, to share stories behind the stories of his popular segment on WRAL-TV. The 10 a.m. program is hosted by the North Carolina Library for the Blind and the Physically Handicapped and by the Government and Heritage Library, divisions of the State Library.  It is open to the public. “As you can tell by looking at the shelves in our state’s libraries, North Carolina is brimming with intriguing stories,” said State Librarian Mary Boone. “Tar Heel Traveler Scott Mason uncovers hidden gems everywhere he goes and celebrates […]

Graveyard of the Atlantic Museum Celebrates Christmas

Graveyard of the Atlantic Museum Celebrates Christmas

  HATTERAS – Cookies and caroling will be among the delights of the first annual Christmas Open House at the Graveyard of the Atlantic Museum on Saturday, Dec. 10, from noon until 4 p.m.  Vintage Santa Claus displays, twinkling lights and a holiday village will make for festive times at the free family-friendly event.  Even the animatronic dog and bear and a snowman or two will be part of the fun. Children will enjoy making nautical bracelets and stencils.  A variety of homemade soups will warm the soul, and door prizes will be given.  All donations brought for the food bank will earn a 5-percent discount in the gift shop and also a special holiday bag. Island history will be […]

Hurricanes Name Kirk Muller as Head Coach

Hurricanes Name Kirk Muller as Head Coach

RALEIGH, NC– Jim Rutherford, President and General Manager of the National Hockey League’s Carolina Hurricanes, today announced that Kirk Muller has been named the team’s new head coach. Muller had been serving as the head coach of the Milwaukee Admirals of the American Hockey League. He will be introduced at a news conference later this afternoon. “Kirk is a proven leader and motivator, and he has strong communication skills,” said Rutherford. “He was a captain and a Stanley Cup winner as a player, and did excellent work as a coach with the Canadiens and the Admirals. We feel confident that he is the right man to lead our team now and in the future.” Muller, 45, becomes the 12th person […]

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