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Fact Friday 411 - "Ghosts in the Stadium"

Fact Friday 411 - "Ghosts in the Stadium"

Happy Friday! This week, I simply wanted to point you all to this documentary produced by WRAL highlighting some interesting history behind some of the most well known football stadiums in...

Fact Friday 411 - "Ghosts in the Stadium"

Happy Friday! This week, I simply wanted to point you all to this documentary produced by WRAL highlighting some interesting history behind some of the most well known football stadiums in...

Fact Friday 400 - The Hive @ 35 Exhibit at the Charlotte Museum of History

Fact Friday 400 - The Hive @ 35 Exhibit at the ...

Happy Friday!   From the Charlotte Museum of History email newsletter: The Hive at 35 is a celebration of over 35 years of basketball in the Carolinas. It's about players,...

Fact Friday 400 - The Hive @ 35 Exhibit at the ...

Happy Friday!   From the Charlotte Museum of History email newsletter: The Hive at 35 is a celebration of over 35 years of basketball in the Carolinas. It's about players,...

Fact Friday 398 - The Birthplace of Black College Football

Fact Friday 398 - The Birthplace of Black Colle...

Happy Friday! The game was played in the snows of Salisbury, North Carolina on the front lawn of Livingstone College, December 27, 1892.  Their opponent was Biddle College which eventually...

Fact Friday 398 - The Birthplace of Black Colle...

Happy Friday! The game was played in the snows of Salisbury, North Carolina on the front lawn of Livingstone College, December 27, 1892.  Their opponent was Biddle College which eventually...

Fact Friday 377 - The History of Soccer in Charlotte

Fact Friday 377 - The History of Soccer in Char...

Happy Friday! This week's Fact Friday comes to you from Wikipedia, with additional content added. --- View from supporters' section at Bank of America Stadium in March 2022; By Carolinathru - Own...

Fact Friday 377 - The History of Soccer in Char...

Happy Friday! This week's Fact Friday comes to you from Wikipedia, with additional content added. --- View from supporters' section at Bank of America Stadium in March 2022; By Carolinathru - Own...

Fact Friday 354 - Remembering the Kemper Open at Quail Hollow Club

Fact Friday 354 - Remembering the Kemper Open a...

Happy Friday! More than a quarter-century before the creation of what’s now the Wells Fargo Championship, Quail Hollow Club was part of the nomadic history of the Kemper Open. Still...

Fact Friday 354 - Remembering the Kemper Open a...

Happy Friday! More than a quarter-century before the creation of what’s now the Wells Fargo Championship, Quail Hollow Club was part of the nomadic history of the Kemper Open. Still...

Fact Friday 311: Jimmie Lee Kirkpatrick, the Shrine Bowl, and the Deep Wounds of Racism - Powered by the Charlotte Museum of History

Fact Friday 311: Jimmie Lee Kirkpatrick, the Sh...

    Happy Friday! It’s finally football season! Though football’s been on in my house for like a month already, this week is the start of the regular NFL season....

Fact Friday 311: Jimmie Lee Kirkpatrick, the Sh...

    Happy Friday! It’s finally football season! Though football’s been on in my house for like a month already, this week is the start of the regular NFL season....