Latest Cape Fear region Stories

2014-03-19 08:26:44

WRIGHTSVILLE BEACH, N.C., March 19, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Featuring one of the toughest, technically elite courses in the world, the fourth annual Carolina Cup is expected to attract more than 700 paddlers to Wrightsville Beach, April 23-27. Photo - http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140319/PH85971-a Photo - http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140319/PH85971-b Catering to a roster of SUP professionals, the Carolina Cup is the first large international race after the winter...

2014-02-25 08:27:43

WRIGHTSVILLE BEACH, N.C., Feb. 25, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Stability and speed, agility and endurance, on the water and on the sand, will determine the winners of the 5(th) annual Wrightsville Beach Biathlon when the two sports converge on Saturday, March 22. (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140225/PH71130-a) (Photo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20140225/PH71130-b) "This race is a good warm-up after a long, cold winter," said Jarrod Covington, Wrightsville Beach...

2013-02-23 23:03:06

Wrightsville Beach Biathlon seeks best Runners and Stand Up Paddleboarders for Masonboro Trophy competition benefiting SUP Cleanup. Wrightsville Beach, N.C. (PRWEB) February 23, 2013 Four miles running the surf. Four miles stand up paddleboarding the sound. Relay team time to beat: 1 hour, 13 minutes 40 seconds. Jason St. Clair, event chairman, today announced call for entries to find the fastest Run/SUP relay teams in the nation for the 2013 Wrightsville Beach Biathlon. This year's race is...

2013-02-06 23:03:39

Rodney McNabb, the President of Champion Realty is pleased to announce the opening of a new branch office in South Brunswick County, NC, serving the Brunswick Islands and surrounding areas. This full service office offers residential sales, leasing and property management services. Sunset Beach, NC (PRWEB) February 06, 2013 Champion Realty Opens Office in S. Brunswick County Rodney McNabb, the President of Champion Realty is pleased to announce the opening of a new branch office in South...

2012-07-08 23:00:05

Karco Communications, a small business based in Wilmington, NC, has been named a prime vendor on Tactical Communications contract (TACCOM) for DHS. Wilmington, NC (PRWEB) July 08, 2012 Karco Communications, based in Wilmington, North Carolina was recently named as an authorized vendor under the Department of Homeland Security´s (DHS) latest Tactical Communications (TacCom) contract. This contract is a Multiple Award, Indefinite-Delivery, Indefinite-Quantity (IDIQ) contract for...

Word of the Day
  • Like a worm in form or movement; vermiform; tortuous or sinuous; also, writhing or wriggling.
  • Like the track or trace of a worm; appearing as if worm-eaten; vermiculate.
  • Marked with fine, close-set, wavy or tortuous lines of color; vermiculated.
  • A form of rusticated masonry which is so wrought as to appear thickly indented with worm-tracks.
This word ultimately comes from the Latin 'vermis,' worm.