Month: June 2020

2020 ACC Football Kickoff going virtual

Greensboro, NC – The Atlantic Coast Conference will conduct its annual ACC Football Kickoff virtually July 21-23, 2020. The event will include live coverage available on ACC Network with ACC Commissioner John Swofford, the league’s head coaches and select student-athletes.…

Record 5,609 student-athletes named to ACC Honor Roll

Greensboro, NC – The Atlantic Coast Conference announced the 2019-20 Honor Roll on Thursday, recognizing a record 5,609 student-athletes for classroom excellence during the most recent academic year. The ACC Honor Roll is comprised of student-athletes who participated in a…

On a seemingly endless quest for hand sanitizer

by Liz Cullington Pittsboro, NC – Chatham Marketplace has hand sanitizer you can buy in any quantity if you bring your own container and I think it’s unscented. Yay! You can also buy a larger counter sized dispenser there if…

Where we are now on coronavirus

by Kevin Roche One place we are for sure is all very tired of coronavirus and the over-stimulated media coverage of a not that serious epidemic for the general population. In regard to the pathogen itself, the parameters are fairly…

Social distancing: 2020’s signature phrase

by Lindsay Marchello Raleigh, NC – If 2020 has a signature phrase so far, it’s “social distancing.” The term has become a staple of any discussion on COVID-19, the highly contagious respiratory disease plaguing the world. It refers to the…