Month: May 2013

Beyond the ACCtion: An Even Tougher Challenge

The Big Ten/ACC Challenge didn’t require much in the way of an upgrade in 2013. The event already featured two of the nation’s premier college basketball conferences, and for 14 years it lived up to its billing as one of the game’s marquee early-season…

ACC announces 2013 football bowl schedule

The Atlantic Coast Conference announced the dates, networks and game times for its 2013 Football Bowl Games. In all, the ACC will have eight guaranteed bowl slots, with one additional conditional contract.

Bynum Summer Music series returns this Friday

Bynum Front Porch, a nonprofit community organization, begins this year’s Friday Night Music Series this Friday night, May 3, with the traditional country music sounds of Malpass Brothers. Christopher and Taylor Malpass have toured with Merle Haggard and perform a variety of traditional country music influenced by the likes of Johnny Cash, Earnest Tubb, Hank Williams, Sr., Elvis Presley, Waylon Jennings, Kris Kristofferson and Jimmie Rodgers.

Chatham County Animal Welfare Conference on June 8

On Saturday June 8, we will hold the first county wide animal welfare conference. The purpose of the summit is to bring together as many of the animal welfare groups and individuals in the county as possible to discuss strategies to reduce and ultimate…