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Pittsburgh Post-Gazette|Pittsburgh
Published: April 10, 2019
Gary Gilmore has been around the game of baseball for most of his life. He led Coastal Carolina University to a national championship in 2016. So, when he speaks about one of his players, it is worth listening. And that is exactly what he did, in detail, when asked about junior pitcher Austin Kitchen, a Mt. Lebanon High School grad who is 5-1 this season, a year after missing all of 2018 with a torn ACL in his right knee.
The Philanthropist
Published: April 10, 2019
As one of six children growing up in Baltimore, Md., Terri DeCenzo learned at a young age that volunteering was of great importance in developing characteristics that increase awareness of those less fortunate. “My father was a consummate volunteer and I always respected that he never said no,” said Terri, who now lives in Pawleys Island, S.C. “He served the church, our school, our recreation leagues and the hungry. He was president of a bank, but he would serve lunch to the homeless in Baltimore during his lunch time.”
WMBF|Myrtle Beach, SC|United States
Published: April 9, 2019
A Darlington County native is making her way to Myrtle Beach to attend Coastal Carolina University on an athletic scholarship.
WMBF|Myrtle Beach, SC|United States
Published: April 9, 2019
The Chanticleer’s head football coach is working hard in his first year to build a connection with Coastal Carolina fans on and off the field.
SC Now|Florence, SC
Published: April 5, 2019
Daniel Pinckney and Tyrus Ceo are one step closer to opening a business in downtown Lake City. They are the newest winners of the Lake City Launchpad competition and owners of Top Notch Boutique.
Sports News Bay|Virginia|United States
Published: April 3, 2019
The No. 86 Chevrolet Camaro may look familiar to NASCAR Xfinity Series fans, but the man behind the wheel might look familiar to people in the Fredericksburg area. Brown went to Coastal Carolina University in Myrtle Beach, S.C., and graduated in 2018 with a degree in marketing and a minor in communications. While he was in college, he moved up to NASCAR’s Gander Outdoors Truck Series and had to juggle his education and a professional racing career.
The Sun News|Myrtle Beach, SC|United States
Published: March 29, 2019
Pat Singleton-Young, most commonly known as “Ms. Pat,” is the newest name on a Coastal Carolina University building, but her real impact was cemented years ago through the students she helped. On Friday, hundreds gathered on CCU’s campus to dedicate a new residents hall in her honor, cementing her legacy on a campus she worked decades on. The residents hall was built in 2016 and houses hundred of students each year.
Rekord Centurion|Denmark
Published: March 29, 2019
Aynslee van Graan in action during training. Photo: Reg Caldecott Local athlete, Aynslee van Graan from TuksAthleticks, might be a novice when it comes to competing against the world’s best, but that does not mean she will be making up the numbers on Saturday when lining up to compete in the World Cross Country Championships in Aarhus, Denmark.
FrontStretch|United States
Published: March 27, 2019
It’s rare for a NASCAR driver to attend and graduate college, but that’s exactly what Brandon Brown did in December. Now, he’s putting his marketing degree to use for his family-run NASCAR Xfinity Series operation, Brandonbilt Motorsports.
WMBF|Myrtle Beach, SC|United States
Published: March 27, 2019
For nearly 39 years, Pat Singleton-Young has steadily broadened the scope of Coastal Carolina University’s diversity objectives.
SB Nation|United States
Published: March 18, 2019
The Joe Moglia Story was just missing another win or two. By now, you probably know the structure of the story pretty well: Ivy League assistant quits coaching in the early-1980s, leaves to work for Merrill Lynch, then makes infinity dollars as CEO of TD Ameritrade.
Watch the Yard
Published: March 18, 2019
In an effort to highlight the young leaders who are leading undergraduate chapters across the nation, we at Watch The Yard reached out to the brothers of Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity Inc.’s Nu Phi Chapter at Coastal Carolina University and did an interview with Joshua Jenkins the president of the chapter.
The Chanticleer|Conway, SC|United States
Published: March 18, 2019
In Aug. 2018, Coastal Carolina University opened the Early Childhood Development and Literacy Center on campus. Many students are CCU’s faculty and staff’s children, and the others are students that live in the area. Director Angela Huggins works hard to make the lessons enjoyable and is proud of the center.
MidlandsBiz
Published: March 13, 2019
U.S. Army Maj. Gen. Van McCarty – the newly sworn adjutant general of South Carolina – presented the EXCEPTIONAL SERVICE MEDAL to Maj. Gen. (Ret.) Tom Mullikin, former commander of the S.C. State Guard (SCSG) and a former U.S. Army officer, during ceremonies at the Adjutant General’s headquarters building, Mon., Mar. 11.
myhorrynews.com|Conway, SC|United States
Published: March 7, 2019
Many Aynor residents have come through Aynor Elementary School’s Child Development program, and a good number of them have been taught by Pattie Carmichael. Minus one year when she taught first grade, Carmichael has been teaching in AES’ Child Development area for 21 years.
Connect Savannah|Savannah, Georgia|United States
Published: February 27, 2019
SINGER and songwriter David Bankston has had a long and diverse career in music. After starting out in a 70s folk rock band that had a major label deal, he transitioned to musical theater and other artistic ventures before becoming Associate Professor of Music at Coastal Carolina University.
The Sun News|Myrtle Beach, SC|United States
Published: February 26, 2019
The Coastal Carolina women’s golf team shared the team title Tuesday in the largest collegiate golf tournament in the country. The Chanticleers shot a 4-under-par 284 in the final round at the 5,984-yard Osprey Point to tie North Florida at 1-over 865 for the team championship in the Kiawah Island Spring Classic, which expanded from 43 to 49 teams this year. Tulsa was third at 8-over 872.
WBTW|Myrtle Beach, SC|United States
Published: February 26, 2019
Coastal Carolina Men’s Golf continues their partnership with the special players of the Grand Strand Miracle League for an upcoming golf clinic.
WPDE|Myrtle Beach, SC|United States
Published: February 19, 2019
Coastal Carolina University football players spent part of Tuesday reading to kindergartners across Horry County.
WPDE|Myrtle Beach, SC|United States
Published: February 15, 2019
Coastal Carolina University is hosting a lecture series called "Great Decisions in Foreign Policy." Throughout the month of February, various speakers will visit the university to discuss a wide array of topics. Saturday, the topic is: The United States and Mexico: Partnership Tested with Abelardo Rodriguez.