North Carolina Daybook

Associated Press North Carolina Daybook for Wednesday, Jun. 15.

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Wednesday, Jun. 15 9:35 AM North Carolina Gov. McCrory attends NCEDA Candidates Forum – North Carolina Economic Developers Association (NCEDA) hosts candidates forum during their annual conference. Speakers incl North Carolina Governor Pat McCrory and Attorney General Roy Cooper

Location: Holiday Inn Resort, 1706 N. Lumina Ave., Wrightsville Beach, NC

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


Wednesday, Jun. 15 12:30 PM Raleigh Fair Housing Hearing Board meeting

Location: Raleigh Municipal Building, 222 West Hargett Street, Raleigh, NC Raleigh

Contacts: Housing and Neighborhoods Department 1 919 996 4330


Wednesday, Jun. 15 6:00 PM Burlington Police Department hosts ‘Community Conversation’ on gun violence

Location: St. Marks Church, 1230 St. Marks Church Road, Burlington, NC Burlington

Contacts: Asst. Chief C. Verdeck Burlington Police Department 1 336 229 3542


Wednesday, Jun. 15 6:00 PM Annual Congressional Women’s Softball Game – Eighth Annual Congressional Women’s Softball Game: Members of Congress vs. the Washington, DC Press Corps (aka the Bad News Babes), raising funds for Young Survival Coalition – an organization dedicated to issues unique to young women who are diagnosed with breast cancer. Members of Congress team features Republicans Sens. Kelly Ayotte and Shelley Moore Capito and Reps. Renee Ellmers, Mia Love, Kristi Noem, Martha Roby, Illeana Ros-Lehtinen, and Elise Stefanik, and Democrats Sens. Kirsten Gillibrand and Heidi Heitkamp and Reps. Debbie Wasserman Schultz, Joyce Beatty, Cheri Bustos, Kathy Castor, Michelle Lujan Grisham, Kathleen Rice, and Kyrsten Sinema. ‘Bad News Babes’ side contains representatives from the New York Times, Huffington Post, NBC, PBS NewsHour, CBS, CNN, NPR, Texas Tribune, Chicago Sun Times, and Cook Political Report

Location: Watkins Recreation Center, 420 12th St SE, Washington, DC

Contacts: Ben Gerdes Congressional Women’s Softball Game media [email protected] 1 703 328.0360

5:15-5:30pm Media arrives and stakes out positions within the media hold area (on the first base line) * 5:30pm-7:00pm Media are allowed on the field for b-roll video and photography purposes (no audio or interviews) * 7:00pm-9:45pm Media returns to the media hold area and remains there for duration of the game * Approximately 9:45pm Media come onto field for interviews, video, and photography as soon as the last out occurs


Wednesday, Jun. 15 – Thursday, Jun. 16 Annual Clinical Trial Supply Southeast conference

Location: Cary, NC

Contacts: Arena events [email protected] +44 (0) 20 7936 6400 Louise Paxford Arena events [email protected] +44 (0) 20 7936 6617


Thursday, Jun. 16 1:00 PM Raleigh-Durham Airport Authority neeting

Location: Raleigh-Durham Airport Authority Administration Building, 1000 Trade Drive, Morrisville, NC

Contacts: Andrew Sawyer Raleigh-Durham Airport Authority 1 919 840 7706


Thursday, Jun. 16 6:00 PM Film screening of ‘8 DAYS’ to benefit Fayetteville Dream Center – Film screening of ‘8 DAYS,’ a full length feature film inspired by actual trafficking events. Proceeds from the event benefit the Fayetteville Dream Center and its efforts to raise awareness, and funds, to fight human trafficking

Location: Cameo Theater, 225 Hay Street, Fayetteville, NC Fayetteville

Contacts: Lt. David McLaurin Fayetteville Police Department 1 910 433 1896


Thursday, Jun. 16 6:00 PM City of Raleigh host public meeting on the proposed Pullen Road extension

Location: Avery C. Upchurch Government Complex, 222 W. Hargett St., Raleigh, NC Raleigh

Contacts: Sylvester Percival Raleigh Public Works Department 1 919 996 3030


Thursday, Jun. 16 6:30 PM Swearing in ceremony for Police Chief Patrice Andrews

Location: Town Hall Council Chambers, 100 Town Hall Drive, Morrisville, NC

Contacts: Erin Hudson Town Clerk 1 919 463 6151 Stephanie Smith PIO 1 919 463 6207


Thursday, Jun. 16 7:00 PM Wayne County Board of Education hold special called meeting – Wayne County Board of Education hold special called meeting to hear a brief presentation regarding the WCPS Administration’s proposed School Regrouping Plan, and hold time for public comments and questions regarding the plan and the proposed closure/repurposing of School Street Elementary to include expanded Pre-K services and the development of an early learning center

Location: Goldsboro High Auditorium, 901 Beech St, Goldsboro, NC Goldsboro

Contacts: Ken Derksen WCPS 1 919 705 6125


Thursday, Jun. 16 8:00 PM American Dance Festival holds event to dedicate its 2016 Season to Judith Sagan

Location: Durham Performing Arts Center, 123 Vivian Street, Durham, NC Durham

Contacts: Sarah Tondu American Dance Festival [email protected] 1 919 613 2188


Thursday, Jun. 16 Duke Energy Corp: Q2 2016 Dividend payment date

Location: TBD

Contacts: Randy Wheeless Duke Energy investor relations [email protected] 1 704 382 3853


Friday, Jun. 17 11:00 AM North Carolina Legislative Black Caucus Foundation’s Education Scholarship Event

Location: Sheraton Imperial Hotel & Convention Center, 4700 Emperor Blvd, Durham, NC Durham

Contacts: NCLBCF [email protected]


Friday, Jun. 17 4:00 PM Fayetteville VA Medical Center hosts town hall meeting – Fayetteville VA Medical Center hosts town hall meeting for veterans, family members and the public to ask questions and voice concerns about care at local VA facilities

Location: Fayetteville VA Health Care Center, 7300 South Raeford Road, Fayetteville, NC Fayetteville

Contacts: Jeffery Melvin Fayetteville VA Medical Center [email protected] 1 910 488 2120 x5991


Friday, Jun. 17 5:00 PM Museum of Durham History and Durham Center for Senior Life hold dedication ceremony – Museum of Durham History and Durham Center for Senior Life hold ‘History Grove’ dedication ceremony honoring the late Becky Melton Heron, ‘who was a vigorous supporter in the planning and construction of the Senior Center and an advocate for resources for senior citizens’

Location: Plaza in front of Durham Center for Senior Life, 406 Rigsbee Ave, Durham, NC Durham

Contacts: Patrick Mucklow Museum of Durham History [email protected] 1 919 246 9993


Friday, Jun. 17 First Citizens Bancshares: Q2 2016 Ex-dividend date

Location: TBD

Contacts: Barbara Thompson First Citizens Bankshares 1 919 716 2716


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