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Andy Griffith’s Mayberry & Mount Pilot Tour, June 3

Date: June 03, 2018 Time: 8:30 am Join us on a nostalgic tour into a simpler time as we visit Mt. Airy, the home of Andy Griffith and the real-life model for Mayberry, home of Andy, Opie, Aunt Bee, Otis, and many other favorites. We’ll start the day at Pilot Mountain State Park (for which the … [Read More its Good for You...]

Outlaw Music Festival at PNC Music Pavilion, May 26

Date: May 26, 2018 Time: 3:00 pm Parking gates open 12noon. This is an outdoor venue with portions of the reserved seats under cover. The show will take place rain or shine. All dates, acts, & ticket prices subject to change without notice. All tickets are subject to applicable service fees … [Read More its Good for You...]

Ball For A Cause Basketball Tournament in Matthews, May 17

Date: May 17, 2018 Time: 11:00 am Come out and watch as some of the best local Basketball players compete for a $1,000 grand prize for every ticket purchased Miller Sport Event Management will donate 5 dollars to the Charlotte chapter of ACLU to help fund for better police training. Venue Crews … [Read More its Good for You...]

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For movies opening May 25, 2018

  OPENING THIS WEEK Kam's Kapsules Weekly Previews That Make Choosing a Film Fun by Kam Williams For movies opening May 25, 2018 WIDE RELEASES Solo: A Star Wars Story (PG-13 for violence and sci-fi action sequences) Second installment in the Star Wars anthology revolves around Han … [Read More its Good for You...]

Top Ten DVD List for May 22, 2018   

  This Week's DVD Releases by Kam Williams Top Ten DVD List for May 22, 2018    Die Hard: 30th Anniversary … [Read More its Good for You...]

MAKING TIME FOR MAKING MUSIC INVITES MUSICIANS

  MAKING TIME FOR MAKING MUSIC INVITES MUSICIANS   NEW, OLD, OR ASPIRING TO PLAY ON! Shakespeare may have given us the most famous quote about the joy of making music, but philosophers, writers, scientists, artists, and people from virtually every walk of … [Read More its Good for You...]

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16th Annual Emerald Coast Blue Marlin Classic

  16th Annual Emerald Coast Blue Marlin Classic Shaping Up As Another Amazing Week   Miramar Beach, Florida – Gulf water temperatures are rising and so is the adrenaline level for the 16th annual Emerald Coast Blue Marlin Classic.  One of the most popular stops on the competitive Gulf of Mexico big-game circuit, the ECBC is hosted by the Sandestin Golf and Beach Resort and presented by Wind Creek Casino & Hotel-Atmore, Alabama. … [Read More its Good for You...]

Yamaha V8 XTO Offshore™ Outboard Offers the Extreme

  Yamaha V8 XTO Offshore™ Outboard Offers the Extreme Industry Firsts Include Direct Injection and Integrated Electric Steering System   The new V8 XTO Offshore outboard is designed to take Yamaha’s premium quality brand position to a higher level with extreme power and thrust, toughness and reliability, system integration, control, convenience and customer care. Yamaha has achieved many of these extremes by rethinking the outboard … [Read More its Good for You...]

Bass Fishing a Family Affair for the Robinsons

  Bass Fishing a Family Affair for the Robinsons By Craig Lamb To say bass fishing is a huge part of daily life in the Robinson family is right on. The South Carolina father and husband, Marty, is a pro on the Bassmaster® Elite Series and Major League Fishing®. Sons Marshall, age 14, and Mitchell, age 12, compete at the youth level of tournaments and their mother Iris is coach of the James F. Byrnes High School bass fishing team in their … [Read More its Good for You...]

Sea Chaser 200 Flats Series by Carolina Skiff is Perfect for Anglers Who Love the “Flats”

  Sea Chaser 200 Flats Series by Carolina Skiff is Perfect for Anglers Who Love the “Flats” By Ted Lund Fisherman who love to get “skinny” have a great passion to catch many different species on the ‘Flats”. From shallow water, creeks, grass flats and edges of mangroves, fishing the shallow water can be a great challenge and a lot of fun. Depending on your area and time of the year, redfish, trout, snook, permit, and tarpon are just a few … [Read More its Good for You...]

State Record Yellowfin Tuna Division

State Record Yellowfin Tuna Division Added to 2018 Mississippi Gulf Coast Billfish Classic   MGCBC tournament officials today announced an additional division to the 2018 contest, which will be held June 4-10 at the Golden Nugget Casino and Hotel. With a base entry, teams may also enter the optional $200 cash jackpot division set aside for a new Mississippi record yellowfin tuna. The registered team that breaks the current 205.8-pound … [Read More its Good for You...]

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Real Estate: Refinancing Rates on the Rise in 2017

  Real Estate: Refinancing Rates on the Rise in 2017 by Amy Lignor   The term ‘meteoric rise’ usually applies to something fun. Think: A Hollywood actor who has been ‘discovered.’) Unfortunately, when it comes to this article, ‘meteoric rise’ is something that will not bring a smile to … [Read More its Good for You...]

Big Things in Small Packages Are Taking Over the Real Estate Market

  Big Things in Small Packages Are Taking Over the Real Estate Market by Amy Lignor   What began as a “tiny” trend – which some called a “passing fad” at first – has become one of the largest growing industries in the U.S.A. in the 21st century; with records being broken in … [Read More its Good for You...]

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A Perilous Path

  A Perilous Path Talking Race, Inequality and the Law by Sherrilyn Ifill, Loretta Lynch, Bryan Stevenson and Anthony G. Thompson The New Press Hardcover, $14.99 126 pages ISBN: 978-1-62097-395-0 Book Review by Kam Williams down." --Former Attorney General Loretta Lynch (pages … [Read More its Good for You...]

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Creating the Perfect Vegetable Garden

  Creating the Perfect Vegetable Garden by Amy Lignor   Many are still dealing with that wintery mix Mother Nature just loves to toss down from the sky this time of year. Yet, that gardener living inside the soul – the one just dreaming of the sunny skies and lazy rainy days that are … [Read More its Good for You...]

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Sports to Enjoy for the Ultimate Summer Vacation

  Sports to Enjoy for the Ultimate Summer Vacation by Amy Lignor   The winter is finally getting over with for some who have spent too long under gray skies and snowstorms; whereas others are already enjoying the heat and sizzle of summertime in May. Schools are getting out for the … [Read More its Good for You...]

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One Keyword Entrepreneurs Need to Know: “SEO”

  One Keyword Entrepreneurs Need to Know: “SEO” by Amy Lignor   It’s been around for a while, however, there are still many companies out there – most especially those being “started-up” as more entrepreneurs decide to take on new challenges – that still don’t quite understand the … [Read More its Good for You...]

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Making Your Health “Resolute”

  Making Your Health “Resolute” by Amy Lignor   It is time for those New Year’s Resolutions to be made. We all know the ones most likely being placed on lists everywhere: stop smoking and lose weight. Why? Because these have always been the top two when it comes to goals, so that the … [Read More its Good for You...]

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The Branson Experience

  The Branson Experience by Amy Lignor   Branson, Missouri grows by leaps and bounds every year, and has become one of the “top ten” most exciting places to vacation in the … [Read More...]

Family-Friendly Adventures Await You in “The Queen City”

  Family-Friendly Adventures Await You in “The Queen City” by Amy Lignor   Charlotte, North Carolina, is a city that knows how to play. Families love to discover a vacation … [Read More...]

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