Kid Cudi announces Raleigh show

OCTOBER 11 RED HAT AMPHITHEATER RALEIGH   KID CUDI will play Red Hat Amphitheater in Raleigh on October 11. Tickets go on sale Friday August 18 at 10am at LiveNation.com, via the Live Nation app, Duke Energy Center and Coastal Credit Union Music Park at Walnut Creek box offices, Ticketmaster.

  BJ Barham Performance At Visulite Theatre In Charlotte, NC

WHO: BJ BARHAM “THE GREAT 48 TOUR”   WHAT: CHARLOTTE, NC PERFORMANCE   WHEN: THURSDAY, MAY 11TH   WHERE: VISULITE THEATRE   SHOWTIME: 8:30 PM     “What he’s created is a haunting, beautiful ode to the everyday man, the woman who loves him, and the power of love in a small town…country storytelling at its finest…” – Noisey     Nashville, TN – Singer-songwriter BJ Barham is hitting the road this summer on The Great 48 Tour and will perform at Visulite Theatre in Charlotte, NC on Thursday, May 11th. The show starts at 8:30 p.m. Doors open at 7:30 p.m. Bringing just his guitar and his songs, Barham will perform acoustic shows in…

Jacksonville Youth Council to Host Volunteer & Job Fair this Saturday

Local youth will have a chance to speak with representatives from businesses and nonprofits   The Jacksonville Youth Council along with MCCS Lejeune-New River’s Family Member Employment Assistance Program will host a Teen Volunteer and Job Fair on Saturday, April 1 from 11AM to 2PM at the Jacksonville Youth Center, 804 New Bridge Street. Teens looking for a summer job or looking to earn community service hours will be able to speak with potential employers and representatives from local businesses and nonprofit organizations. Area employers will be on-site to share information regarding summer job opportunities and possible internships. Participants will also learn where they can earn community service or SAT hours. The event is free.

Hillsborough Named 35th Bee City USA

It’s not too early to start planning for spring and bees — especially since Hillsborough has been named the 35th Bee City USA! The town earned the designation from the nonprofit national organization of the same name for its work to reverse pollinator declines. As a designated Bee City, Hillsborough will work to help raise awareness of the role that pollinators play in sustaining more than 75 percent of the world’s plant species and to help expand pollinator-friendly practices and environments in town. Hillsborough Garden Club, which suggested that the town seek Bee City status, will work in partnership with the Hillsborough Public Space Division and Hillsborough Tree Board to develop the program and educational…

Ribbon cutting ceremony for the fieldhouse on saturday

EVENT                         Ribbon Cutting Ceremony for The Fieldhouse DATE:                           Saturday, November 12 TIME:                            5 p.m. LOCATION:                  The Fieldhouse                                                 Greensboro Coliseum Complex       Local media are encouraged to join us for the official ribbon cutting ceremony to celebrate the opening of The Fieldhouse at the Greensboro Coliseum Complex. Formerly The Pavilion, the newly renovated and expanded Fieldhouse has been dramatically transformed into a state-of-the-art basketball venue following a $5.7M renovation funded by hotel/motel tax revenues. In addition to serving as the home of the Greensboro Swarm, the new NBA Development League affiliate of the Charlotte Hornets, the 40,000-square-foot Fieldhouse will also host a wide variety of other sporting events including roller derby,…

Investigation into GOP Building Attack Continues with Work around the Clock

The Hillsborough Police Department’s investigation into the arson and graffiti attack on the Orange County Republican Party headquarters yesterday is continuing, with a great deal of investigative activity taking place around the clock. “This case has been the sole focus of HPD investigators since it was reported Sunday morning,” Hillsborough Police Chief Duane Hampton said. “We are conducting many interviews, following every lead, and utilizing numerous investigative techniques and tactics.” The FBI has sent evidence from the crime scene to its lab in Quantico to be processed. There is no timeline on when the results will be available, but the case will be prioritized. “We continue to ask the public for assistance and encourage anyone…

Marin Tosses Complete Game Gem, Knights Shut Out Bats 2-0

Charlotte Right-Hander Twirls Dominant Performance at BB&T Ballpark on Tuesday (UPTOWN CHARLOTTE, NC) — Fueled by a dominant performance by starter Terance Marin (6-5, 5.05), the Charlotte Knights defeated the Louisville Bats by a score of 2-0 in game one of the three game set at BB&T Ballpark on Tuesday night. The win marked the Knights 27th home victory and 51st overall of the campaign. With the win, the Knights pulled to just two games back of first place in the International League South Division. Marin followed up his stellar three-hit performance last Wednesday at Gwinnett with yet another stellar showing on Tuesday evening. The right-hander limited the Bats to three hits over nine shutout…

Town Of Hillsborough Board of Commissioners Meeting Summary

The Hillsborough Board of Commissioners met Monday, Aug. 8, at the Town Barn, 101 E. Orange St. Following is a brief summary of noteworthy actions. It does not include all action taken at the meeting and should not be viewed as official minutes. Citizens Police Academy The board recognized the Hillsborough Police Department Citizens Police Academy graduates and presented them with graduation certificates. The academy was held from May 24 to July 5. Seven participants met weekly and received instruction on topics including communications; traffic operations; accident, narcotics and other criminal investigations; general patrol duties; use of force; internal investigations; and K9 operations. They also completed several hours of ride-alongs with police. Appointments The board…

Statement from Robby Mook on Trump’s Comments Today in Wilmington, NC

After Donald Trump’s comments in Wilmington, NC today, Hillary for America Campaign Manager Robby Mook released the following statement: “This is simple—what Trump is saying is dangerous. A person seeking to be the President of the United States should not suggest violence in any way.”

JOIN US IN FAYETTEVILLE, NC TOMORROW!

Dear Carolina, Make sure to get your tickets to join Donald J. Trump and team in Fayetteville, NC tomorrow, August 9th, for a Donald J. Trump for President Rally! Details about the event are below: Tuesday, August 9th: Fayetteville, NC Crown Arena 1960 Coliseum Drive Fayetteville, NC 28306 Doors Open: 3:00 PM Event Begins: 6:00 PM Please limit personal items and arrive early to expedite entrance into the venue – please note, NO homemade signs, banners, professional cameras with a detachable lens, tripods, monopods, selfie sticks, back packs or large bags will be permitted into the venue.