Month: September 2014

UNC’s Brian Walker among this week’s ACC Football Players of the Week

Three members of Virginia Tech’s defensive unit received Atlantic Coast Conference weekly football honors following their performances in Saturday night’s win at No. 8 Ohio State, which capped an 11-0 weekend for league teams versus nonconference opponents. Locally UNC’s Brian Walker was named the Co-Defensive Back of the Week. Walker returned an interception 100 yards for a touchdown in the second quarter and added a second interception in the fourth quarter of Carolina’s 31-27 win over San Diego State.

ACC announces game times & TV for September 20

The Atlantic Coast Conference announced the following football game times and networks for Saturday, September. 20. Locally, Tulane will play at Duke at 12:30 pm, UNC will travel to ECU for a 3:30 pm game, while Army visits Wake Forest for a 3:30 pm ga…

Fourth annual Chatham County Alzheimer’s Walk & 5K Run on September 13

The annual Alzheimer’s Walk will be held Saturday, September 13th, 2014 at Galloway Ridge at Fearrington, Pittsboro North Carolina. Onsite registration will begin at 8:00 a.m. and the walk will kick-off at 9:00 a.m. Activities for the family will include a resource fair, food trucks and an I-pod drive for the Music & Memory program.

New Top Hat Tavern will make beer and wine available at Wake Forest football games

Wake Forest University announced today the introduction of the Top Hat Tavern, a new addition to the game day experience at BB&T Field. Located behind the video board and Deacon Hill on the South side of the stadium, the Top Hat Tavern will make beer and wine available to the general public at football games. The Top Hat Tavern joins Deacon Tower and Bridger Field House as the third area within BB&T Field to offer beer and wine sales to patrons. Soft drinks and water will also be available within the Tavern.