North Carolina Daybook


Associated Press North Carolina Daybook for Thursday, Sep. 08.

The daybook is for planning purposes only and is not intended for publication or broadcast. You should verify any event you plan to cover.

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NEW EVENT: Thursday, Sep. 08 9:00 AM Democracy North Carolina present petition on early voting plans – Democracy North Carolina and associates present petitions from 10,000 voters to the State Board before their meeting begins, ‘calling on Board members to adopt strong Early Voting plans with Sunday and evening hours’

Location: State Board of Elections office, 441 N. Harrington St, Raleigh, NC Raleigh http://nc-democracy.org/ https://twitter.com/democracync

Contacts: Bob Hall Democracy North Carolina 1 919 599 3467 Jen Jones Democracy North Carolina 1 919 260 5906

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NEW EVENT: Thursday, Sep. 08 9:45 AM NCGOP Chairman Hayes holds press conference on Hillary Clinton’s visit to North Carolina – North Carolina Republican Party Chairman Robin Hayes holds press conference on 2016 Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton’s visit to North Carolina

Location: Charlotte Government Center, 600 E 4th St., Charlotte, NC Charlotte www.ncgop.org https://twitter.com/ncgop

Contacts: NCGOP [email protected]

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NEW EVENT: Thursday, Sep. 08 10:00 AM North Carolina Gov. Pat McCrory attends Opportunity NC kickoff event

Location: Central Piedmont Community College, 1206 Elizabeth Avenue, Charlotte, NC Charlotte www.ncgov.com https://twitter.com/NCdotGov

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

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NEW EVENT: Thursday, Sep. 08 2:00 PM Press conference for Wilmington Boat Show

Location: Battleship Park, Wilmington, NC Wilmington http://www.wilmingtonboatshow.com/ https://twitter.com/WilmBoatShow #WBS2016

Contacts: Sandra Collette Fourth Day Advertising Inc [email protected] 1 910 793 1987

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NEW EVENT: Thursday, Sep. 08 2:15 PM NCACCT host Gubernatorial Candidate Forum – North Carolina Association of Community College Trustees host Candidate Forum during their Leadership Seminar, featuring Democratic gubernatorial nominee North Carolina Attorney General Roy Cooper (2:15 PM EDT), and Republican gubernatorial nominee North Carolina Gov. Pat McCrory (3:45 PM EDT)

Location: Charlotte, NC Charlotte http://ncacct.org/

Contacts: NCACCT 1 919 467 9754

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Thursday, Sep. 08 10:00 AM North Carolina State Board of Elections meeting

Location: 441 N. Harrington Street, Raleigh, NC Raleigh http://www.ncsbe.gov/ncsbe/

Contacts: North Carolina State Board of Elections 1 919 733 7173

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Thursday, Sep. 08 10:30 AM Charlotte-Mecklenburg Schools Board of Education Policy Committee meeting

Location: Charlotte Mecklenburg Government Center, 600 E 4th St, Charlotte, NC Charlotte www.cms.k12.nc.us/Pages/default.aspx https://twitter.com/CharMeckSchools

Contacts: Yaviri Escalera Charlotte-Mecklenburg Schools Media Relations Specialist [email protected] 1 980 343 0761 1 704 722 0258

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Thursday, Sep. 08 12:00 PM Hillary Clinton campaigns in North Carolina and Missouri – 2016 Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton campaigns in the general election battleground state of North Carolina, where she discusses ‘her plans to keep our nation safe, including by working with our allies’ and outlines ‘how Donald Trump doesn’t have the temperament to serve as commander in chief’ at Johnson C. Smith University, 100 Beatties Ford Rd, Charlotte 12:00 PM EDT), before traveling to Missouri to address National Baptist Convention Annual Session at Kansas City Convention Center, 301 W 13th St, Kansas City (5:00 PM CDT) * Clinton and Sen. Tim Kaine will face Republicans Donald Trump and Indiana Governor Mike Pence in the 8 Nov election

Location: Charlotte Kansas City www.hillaryclinton.com https://twitter.com/hillaryclinton

Contacts: Hillary for America press [email protected]

Doors open: 10:00 AM (12:00 PM)

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Thursday, Sep. 08 5:30 PM Greensboro Youth Council first full council meeting of the 2016-17 school year

Location: GYC Office, 501 Yanceyville Street, Greensboro, NC Greensboro www.greensboro-nc.gov/ https://twitter.com/greensborocity

Contacts: Jasia Stevenson Greensboro Youth Council 1 336 373 2734

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Thursday, Sep. 08 6:00 PM ‘CARE’ North Carolina premiere and panel discussion – North Carolina premiere of ‘CARE’, a one-hour documentary on the challenges faced by three aging Americans, their families and the people who care for them, and panel discussion. Panelists include North Carolina state Rep. Yvonne Lewis Holley

Location: Unitarian Universalist Fellowship of Raleigh, 3313 Wade Ave., Raleigh, NC Raleigh www.ncjustice.org https://twitter.com/ncjustice

Contacts: Ana Pardo NC Justice Center 1 919 856 2575

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Thursday, Sep. 08 6:00 PM DHS Secretary Johnson speaks at Duke University – Duke University holds fifth annual event in recognition of the 9/11 attacks, with Secretary of Homeland Security Jeh Johnson discussing threats at home and abroad. Event sponsors include the Duke American Grand Strategy Program, Triangle Center on Terrorism and Homeland Security, Sanford School of Public Policy, Department of Political Science, and Triangle Institute for Security Studies * Speakers in previous years included former Secretary of Homeland Security Janet Napolitano, former Assistant Attorney General Jack Goldsmith, former CIA and NSA head Michael Hayden, former State Department Counterterrorism Coordinator Daniel Benjamin, and former President’s Assistant for Homeland Security Fran Townsend

Location: Sanford School of Public Policy, Duke University, Durham, NC Durham www.duke.edu https://twitter.com/DukeU

Contacts: Karen Kemp Duke University [email protected] 1 919 613 7394

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Thursday, Sep. 08 – Saturday, Sep. 10 Hopscotch Music Festival – Hopscotch Music Festival, multi-venue festival featuring live music across the city of Raleigh. Lineup includes Wolf Parade, Erykah Badu, Beach House and Sylvan Esso

Location: Raleigh, NC Raleigh http://hopscotchmusicfest.com/

Contacts: Candice Jones Hopscotch Music Festival [email protected] 1 410 746 7277 Alyssa DeHayes Riot Act Media [email protected] 1 404 663 7566

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NEW EVENT: Friday, Sep. 09 9:00 AM Fayetteville Technical Community College host 9/11 observance event – Fayetteville Technical Community College host 9/11 observance event, with keynote speakers retired Major General Al Aycock

Location: Tony Rand Student Center, 2201 Hull Road, Fayetteville, NC Fayetteville http://www.faytechcc.edu/ https://twitter.com/FAYTECHCC

Contacts: Brent Michaels FTCC 1 910 678 8209

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NEW EVENT: Friday, Sep. 09 9:30 AM WCC host annual 9/11 Memorial Stair Climb – Wayne Community College’s Paramedic class and Basic Law Enforcement Academy host annual 9/11 Memorial Stair Climb in honor of the public safety personnel who lost their lives while responding to the terrorist attacks on September 11, 2001

Location: 3000 Wayne Memorial Drive, Goldsboro, NC Goldsboro http://www.waynecc.edu/ https://twitter.com/wayneccnc

Contacts: Tara Humphries Wayne Community College [email protected] 1 919 739 7002

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NEW EVENT: Friday, Sep. 09 11:00 AM Charlotte Hornets unveil new state-of-the-art scoreboard

Location: Time Warner Cable Arena, 333 E Trade St, Charlotte, NC Charlotte http://www.nba.com/hornets/ https://twitter.com/hornets

Contacts: Josh Rosen Charlotte Hornets [email protected] 1 704 287 2867

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NEW EVENT: Friday, Sep. 09 12:00 PM Carolina Hurricanes 2016 Media Day

Location: PNC Arena, 1400 Edwards Mill Rd, Raleigh, NC Raleigh http://hurricanes.nhl.com/

Contacts: Mike Sundheim Carolina Hurricanes [email protected] 1 919 861 5477 Kyle Hanlin Carolina Hurricanes [email protected] 1 919 861 5429

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UPDATED EVENT: Friday, Sep. 09 – Sunday, Sep. 11 7:00 AM Values Voter Summit with Donald Trump among day one speakers – Values Voter Summit – annual meeting of social conservative activists hosted by the Family Research Council. Day one speakers include 2016 Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump, Republican National Committee Chairman Reince Priebus, Republicans Sens. Tim Scott and James Lankford and Reps. Marsha Blackburn, John Fleming, Louie Gohmert, James Bridenstine, and Diane Black, Kentucky Governor Matt Bevin, North Carolina Lieutenant Governor Dan Forest, Family Research Council President Tony Perkins, former Sen. Rick Santorum, ‘The Dana Show’ host Dana Loesch, ‘The Laura Ingraham Show’ host Laura Ingraham, ‘Family Talk’ founder and host Dr James Dobson, Lt. Col. (Ret.) Allen West, ‘Duck Dynasty’s Phil Robertson, Wallbuilders founder and President David Barton, The Benham Companies co-founders David and Jason Benham, and Center for Urban Renewal and Education founder Star Parker

Location: Omni Shoreham Hotel, Washington, DC http://www.valuesvotersummit.org https://twitter.com/FRCAction #VVS16

Contacts: J.P. Duffy Family Research Council media [email protected] 1 202 637 4679 FRC Media Office [email protected] 1 866 372 6397

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UPDATED EVENT: Friday, Sep. 09 – Sunday, Sep. 11 12:00 PM Wilmington Boat Show

Location: Wilmington Convention Center, Port City Marina, Wilmington, NC Wilmington http://www.wilmingtonboatshow.com/ https://twitter.com/WilmBoatShow #WBS2016

Contacts: Sandra Collette Fourth Day Advertising Inc [email protected] 1 910 793 1987

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Friday, Sep. 09 8:30 AM Charlotte-Mecklenburg Schools Board of Education Intergovernmental Relationships Committee meeting

Location: Charlotte Mecklenburg Government Center, 600 E 4th St, Charlotte, NC Charlotte www.cms.k12.nc.us/Pages/default.aspx https://twitter.com/CharMeckSchools

Contacts: Yaviri Escalera Charlotte-Mecklenburg Schools Media Relations Specialist [email protected] 1 980 343 0761 1 704 722 0258

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Friday, Sep. 09 – Sunday, Sep. 11 Raleigh Home Show Fall

Location: Raleigh Convention Center, Raleigh, NC Raleigh http://www.marketplaceevents.com

Contacts: Marketplace Events [email protected] 1 888 248 9751

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