North Carolina Daybook

Associated Press North Carolina Daybook for Friday, Aug. 12.

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NEW EVENT: Friday, Aug. 12 9:00 AM North Carolina Gov. McCrory’s public schedule – North Carolina Gov. Pat McCrory participates in Middle Fork Greenway Announcement at Blowing Rock Chamber of Commerce, 132 Park Ave., Blowing Rock (9:00 AM EDT); and attends North Carolina Ducks Unlimited State Convention at Pine Needles Resort, 1005 Midland Rd., Southern Pines (6:00 PM EDT)

Location: TBD

Contacts: North Carolina Office of the Governor Communications [email protected] 1 919 814 2100


NEW EVENT: Friday, Aug. 12 11:45 AM North Carolina AG Cooper delivers remarks at NCTA Leadership Retreat Conference – North Carolina Attorney General Roy Cooper delivers remarks at the North Carolina Technology Association Leadership Retreat Conference * Roy Cooper is running for Governor of North Carolina in the 2016 election against incumbent Pat McCrory

Location: The Grandover Resort,1000 Club Road, Greensboro, NC Goldsboro

Contacts: Jamal Little Roy Cooper for North Carolina [email protected] 1 919 605 9003


NEW EVENT: Friday, Aug. 12 5:45 PM Labor Secretary Tom Perez campaigns in North Carolina for Hillary Clinton – Secretary of Labor Tom Perez campaigns in North Carolina on behalf of 2016 Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton, where he speaks on Clinton’s job plan and headlines the opening of the campaigns’s second office in Charlotte by hosting a voter registration kick-off event

Location: 5308 Ste. H Sunset Rd., Charlotte, NC Charlotte

Contacts: Hillary for America press [email protected]

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Friday, Aug. 12 8:30 AM Carolina Public Press hold forum focusing on human trafficking

Location: 36 Montford Ave, Asheville, NC Asheville

Contacts: Angie Newsome Carolina Public Press [email protected] 1 828 774 5290


Friday, Aug. 12 9:00 AM North Carolina State Ethics Commission meeting

Location: 424 N. Blount Street, Raleigh, NC Raleigh

Contacts: Beth Carpenter Dept. of Administration 1 919 814 3611


Friday, Aug. 12 10:15 AM RDU hold Vision 2040 Master Plan public information session – Raleigh-Durham Airport Authority hold public information session to engage travelers about future plans for the airport over the next 25 years

Location: 2400 John Brantley Blvd, Morrisville, NC

Contacts: Andrew Sawyer Raleigh-Durham Airport Authority [email protected] 1 919 840 7706


Friday, Aug. 12 6:30 PM Hillary for North Carolina opens Democratic Coordinated Campaign field office

Location: 5041 New Centre Drive, Wilmington, NC Wilmington

Contacts: Andy Estrada Hillary for America [email protected]


Friday, Aug. 12 Hanesbrands Inc: Q2 2016 Ex-dividend date

Location: TBD

Contacts: T.C. Robillard Hanesbrands Investor Relations [email protected] 1 336 519 2115


Friday, Aug. 12 – Saturday, Aug. 20 2016 North Carolina Gay and Lesbian Film Festival – 2016 North Carolina Gay and Lesbian Film Festival, featuring 167 films, including 134 shorts and 33 features

Location: Carolina Theatre, 309 W. Morgan Street, Durham, NC Durham

Contacts: Joe Student [email protected] 1 919 560 3040 x256


NEW EVENT: Saturday, Aug. 13 10:00 AM Glenwood Recreation Center hosts Back to School Carnival and Youth Basketball Tournament

Location: 2010 Coliseum Blvd, Greensboro, NC Greensboro

Contacts: Elizabeth Brannock City of Greensboro 1 336 373 2929


NEW EVENT: Saturday, Aug. 13 12:00 PM Overland Heights residents and police celebrate reduction in crime – Overland Heights residents and police hold event to celebrate reduction in crime in the area, commemorating a 35% reduction in Part 1 crimes

Location: Greater Piedmont Teen Challenge, 1912 Boulevard St., Greensboro, NC Greensboro

Contacts: Susan Danielsen Greensboro Police Department Public Information Officer [email protected] 1 336 574 4002 1 336 451 5715


NEW EVENT: Saturday, Aug. 13 7:30 PM Carolina RailHawks host ‘Kicks for Kids Night’ – Carolina RailHawks’ Spread Your Wings Charity host sixth annual ‘Kicks for Kids Night’, a special game night where tickets are distributed to underprivileged children and families who would normally be unable to attend RailHawks games

Location: 201 Soccer Park Dr, Cary, NC

Contacts: Marco Rosa Carolina RailHawks [email protected] 1 919 349 0491 Kelly Glendenning Carolina RailHawks [email protected] 1 919 448 8584


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