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2011-10-02 07:00:00

Town gears up for Saturday, October 15th charity concert to be held in downtown Jamestown, NC Jamestown, NC (PRWEB) October 02, 2011 Jamestown Swing, a fully recognized 501c3 non-profit organization established in 2009 to raise funds and awareness for select charities through high profile special events, is on track to break attendance and fundraising records for its October 15th charity concert benefiting YMCA âœWe Build Campaignâ. This incredible...

2011-09-03 07:00:00

The entire length of Gannaway Drive (from Main Street to Ragsdale Road) will be blocked off, turning downtown Jamestown into a gigantic concert venue. Jamestown, NC (PRWEB) September 03, 2011 Jamestown Swing, a non-profit organization established in 2009 to market Jamestown, NC and raise funds and awareness for the YMCA âœWe Build Peopleâ campaign through high profile special events, has announced its 2011 charity event will be held Saturday, October...

2010-09-01 12:30:00

Thousands of Jobs and Hundreds of Millions of Dollars in Tourism Dollars Seen As At Risk; Unchecked Climate Change Would Mean Major Changes for Jamestown, Chincoteague and Shenandoah RICHMOND, Va. and WASHINGTON, Sept. 1 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- More than $200 million in spending and 4,000 Virginia jobs supported by the six million visitors each year to Jamestown, Chincoteague and Shenandoah National Park are at risk if climate change remains on its current path, according to a major new...

2009-09-09 08:00:00

NEW YORK, Sept. 9 /PRNewswire/ -- Jamestown Education, a division of McGraw-Hill Education, and the industry leader in providing high-interest, age-appropriate reading programs for adolescents, has created a new informational Web site to help educators find the right reading solutions to meet the needs of today's students. The Web site, www.jamestowneducation.com, provides a comprehensive overview of the Jamestown Education programs for secondary school educators and district...

2009-05-12 15:45:52

TV's History channel says it has greenlit production on a 12-part series called, America the Story of Us. The announcement was made Monday by History channel's Nancy Dubuc. To air in 2010, the series is described as an exuberant, unprecedented look at America -- how events, small and large, are intrinsically linked to the taming of the wilderness, leading us from the frontier to 21st century cities, from the Mississippi to the moon, from Jamestown to 9/11 up to present day. 'America the Story...

2008-08-05 15:01:02

By Jackie Hyra, The Jamestown Sun, N.D. Aug. 5--Stutsman County Relay for Life is hosting a community wide picnic from 6 to 8 p.m. Sunday in front of the General Store at Frontier Village. The picnic is in conjunction with a visit from the American Cancer Society Cancer Action Network's Fight Back Express bus campaign. "It's (the picnic) just in appreciation of the community for their continued support of Relay for Life," said Michelle Kramlich, 2008 chairwoman for Stutsman County....

2008-08-01 15:00:35

By Toni Pirkl, The Jamestown Sun, N.D. Aug. 1--Traditional games and foods from the many ethnic groups who call North Dakota home are featured at this year's Jamestown Culture Festival, which opens this evening at McElroy Park. The festival starts off tonight at 7:30 with Irish singing and dancing. It features Mick Moloney and The Green Fields of America performing traditional and contemporary Irish music. Admission is $5 for this internationally known folk group and covers the rest of...


Word of the Day
malpais
  • The ragged surface of a lava-flow.
'Malpais' translates from Spanish as 'bad land.'