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2013-10-01 23:36:12

All Beauty Products BOGO 50% Off during This Special Fall Promotion Raleigh, NC (PRWEB) October 01, 2013 The Beauty Bag Makeover Promotion is going on now at European Wax Center Raleigh-Cameron Village. Buy any one beauty or skin care product and get a second product for half price. This limited time special allows guests to stock up on their must-have essentials or try out new items without breaking the bank. European Wax Center provides only quality in waxing but skincare as well,...

2013-09-30 23:41:49

Naturalist Journeys announces a winter birding eco-tour to the Outer Banks of North Carolina, led by ornithologist and wildlife artist Doug Pratt, in which participants have a chance to see most of the winter birds of the eastern US. Raleigh, North Carolina (PRWEB) September 30, 2013 Naturalist Journeys announces a new birding eco-tour to North Carolina, where water and sand frame a winter birding trip to the seasonally wild and lonely reaches of the Outer Banks. Large concentrations of...

2013-09-26 23:20:26

Going into the last quarter, Management Recruiters of Kannapolis follows recent trend of more full-time staff hires and the recent demand for interim contract assistance. Kannapolis, NC (PRWEB) September 26, 2013 Management Recruiters of Kannapolis has specialized in providing comprehensive staffing services to companies that manufacture, distribute and rent construction, power generation and agricultural equipment for many years. In addition to a marked increase in hiring full-time...

2013-09-25 23:36:52

A Legacy Center leadership team is creating an extreme makeover for children of Wake County in North Carolina. A team of eight people, in two days, without spending any of their own money, is completely revitalizing the clubhouses of the Boys and Girls Club in Raleigh, NC. Raleigh, NC (PRWEB) September 25, 2013 A team of eight people is leading the charge in creating an extreme makeover of the clubhouses of the Boys and Girls Club of Wake County, 105 N. Raleigh Blvd., Raleigh, NC. The...

2013-09-19 23:18:50

Stronger partnership with Charlotte-Mecklenburg Schools, earlier launch date and increased marketing contributed to substantial increase in minutes; participation also increased by 10%. Charlotte, NC (PRWEB) September 19, 2013 Literacy in Charlotte-Mecklenburg during the summer is increasing, according to Charlotte Mecklenburg Library statistics. This year, more than 24,000 people read 21 million minutes and tracked their reading with the Library’s online summer reading program....

2013-09-15 23:03:18

The Pitt County Development Commission is pleased to announce that Domtar Corporation, a pulp, paper and absorbent hygiene products manufacturer, marketer and distributor will expand its facility and locate their North American Operations Center in Pitt County. Greenville, NC (PRWEB) September 15, 2013 The Pitt County Development Commission is pleased to announce that Domtar Corporation, a pulp, paper and absorbent hygiene products manufacturer, marketer and distributor will expand its...


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Banker Horse
2014-04-02 11:37:32

The banker horse is a breed of feral horse that can be found in the Outer Banks area of North Carolina. This breed is a descendant of the Spanish horse and the foundation stock is thought to have been brought to the America’s during the 16th century. It is thought that these horses may have become feral after surviving shipwrecks or after being abandoned during exploration or settlement expeditions. Although these horses roam free, they are not true wild horses because they are descended...

Neuse River waterdog, Necturus lewisi
2014-02-06 09:16:52

The Neuse River waterdog (Necturus Lewisi) is a species of mudpuppy. A member of the Proteidae family, this aquatic salamander is native to North Carolina. The species is found only in the Neuse and Tar-Pamlico Rivers. During the daytime the Neuse River waterdog can be found in the backwaters, off the main current of the rivers. They prefer rich and sandy or muddy areas. Retreats are commonly built during this time. Using its snout as a shovel, the salamander will arrange sand and gravel...

Pisgah National Forest
2014-01-20 10:02:04

Pisgah National Forest is located in the Appalachian Mountains of western North Carolina. It’s administered by the United States Forest Service, part of the United States Department of Agriculture. The forest is entirely contained within the boundaries of North Carolina. It is managed together with the other 3 North Carolina National Forests, Nantahala, Croatan, and Uwharrie, from common headquarters that are located in Asheville, North Carolina. The local ranger district offices can be...

Nantahala National Forest
2013-11-21 13:00:00

Nantahala National Forest is a United States national forest that is located in North Carolina. The forest holds 531,270 acres of land and water that is divided into three ranger districts known as The Cheoah Ranger District, the Nantahala Ranger District, and the Tusquitee Ranger District, all of which were named with words from the Cherokee language. The national forest itself was given the name Nantahala, which means "Land of the Noonday Sun" in Cherokee. The Cheoah Ranger District of...

Croatan National Forest
2013-10-14 10:49:56

Croatan National Forest is located in the state of North Carolina in the United States and is managed by the United States Forest Service. This national forest holds 159,885 acres of coastal lands and is bordered by the Bogue Sound, White Oak River, and the Neuse River on three of its sides. It is located near the cities of Morehead City and New Bern. This forest is managed alongside three other national forests, including Pisgah and Uwharrie national forests. It holds four designated...

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