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Carolina Colonial Christmas Weekend Escape Dec. 11-13

Enter to Win a Weekend Getaway to Edenton, Bath and New Bern through Nov. 29 RALEIGH, NC Nov. 30, 2015 – Start your Christmas holiday with an outstanding weekend escape with all the best of Christmas past during a “Carolina Colonial Christmas” Dec. 11-13 at three North Carolina state historic sites. […]


Carolina Hurricanes trim Training Camp roster by five

Training camp roster at 22 players; Season-opening roster due Tuesday Training Camp Roster (PDF) RALEIGH, NC Oct. 3, 2015 – Ron Francis, Executive Vice President and General Manager of the National Hockey League’s Carolina Hurricanes, today announced that the team has trimmed its training camp roster by five players. The […]


Franklin County School Desegregation is Topic of October 19 Forum

LOUISBURG, NC Oct. 1, 2015 —  Rev. Luther Coppedge remembers smelling the gunpowder, but he never heard the shot that fired the bullet because he was sleeping. “We still have one of the dressers where they shot over my head while I was in the bed,” Coppedge says of the […]


Benson annual Classic Country Legends Show Oct. 16 & 17, 2015

BENSON, NC Oct. 1, 2015 – The Benson Chamber of Commerce will present its annual Classic Country Legends Show, October 16 and 17 at 7:30 PM.  It will be held at the W. J. Barefoot Auditorium located at 303 East Church Street.   Performing will be Scott Johnson, Sandy Milliard, Hayley […]


Deadline for North Carolina Arts Council Fellowships is Monday, Nov. 2

RALEIGH, NC Oct. 1, 2015 – The North Carolina Arts Council will accept applications for the 2015-16 Artist Fellowship awards for choreographers and craft, film, and visual artists until Monday, Nov. 2, 2015. The Artist Fellowship program, now in its 35th year, supports creative development and the creation of new […]


Hackcess to Justice Hackathon! Oct. 24-25 at Campbell Law School

CARY, NC Sept. 18, 2015 – The North Carolina Bar Association, in partnership with the ABA Journal of the American Bar Association, will present North Carolina’s first-ever access to justice “Hackathon” on Saturday and Sunday, Oct. 24-25, at the Campbell Law School in downtown Raleigh. Hackcess to Justice (official hashtag […]


American Roots Music & Arts Festival announces Trombone Shorty & Orleans Avenue as latest addition

NORTH CAROLINA’S ERIC CHURCH TO HEADLINE BOTH NIGHTS   SATURDAY OCTOBER 17 & SUNDAY OCTOBER 18 WALNUT CREEK AMPHITHEATRE RALEIGH 2 Day Pass Tickets Two-­Day Festival Tickets Start At $79*   Incredible Line -­ Up Features Modest Mouse, Sheryl Crow, The Roots, Willie Nelson, Warren Haynes, Grace Potter, Tedeschi Trucks […]


Free Deer Hunting Seminars Held Throughout North Carolina in September

RALEIGH, NC Sept. 4, 2015 — The N.C. Wildlife Resources Commission and the Quality Deer Management Association are offering introductory deer hunting seminars across the state in September. The free seminars, which will be held from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m., are designed for new and experienced hunters. Topics will include […]


North Carolina Artists Shine at National Folk Festival in Greensboro

RALEIGH, NC Sept. 3, 2015 – Next weekend, Sept. 11 to Sept. 13, during the National Folk Festival in downtown Greensboro, some of the state’s best traditional artists will perform and share their artistry – all in one place. Legacies of Song and Fire: The North Carolina Traditions Stage and […]