News Room  - 2009

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NC Zoo Society offers discounted memberships to Randolph Co. residents   (12/31/09)
ASHEBORO, N.C. - The North Carolina Zoo Society is offering Randolph County resi... (read more)

Aviation museum's annual breakfast attracts many area vets   (12/21/09)
North Carolina Aviation Museum officials recently conducted their third annual "... (read more)

Bears, kids big winners in NC Zoo's 'Pennies for Polar Bears' campaign   (12/18/09)
ASHEBORO, N.C. -A third-grade class at Tabernacle Elementary School in Randolph ... (read more)

Walmart joins Victory Junction's elite founder list   (12/14/09)
RANDLEMAN, NC - Victory Junction founders Kyle and Pattie Petty announced during... (read more)

Run to Victory presented by Walmart - results   (12/13/09)
In the fourth annual Run to Victory presented by Walmart, approximately 1,015 ha... (read more)

Runners gear up for half marathon/5 mile run/walk to benefit Victory Junction presented by Walmart   (12/10/09)
What: Victory Junction is gearing up for runners and walkers across the nation t... (read more)


Celebration of Seagrove Potters gives back   (11/30/09)
In keeping with the spirit of the Annual Celebration of Seagrove Potters - peopl... (read more)

NC Pottery Center opens "Fire in the Valley" exhibit   (11/06/09)
From Nov. 10, 2009 - Jan. 31, 2010, the North Carolina Pottery Center will host ... (read more)

Celebration of Seagrove Potters opens Nov 20th   (11/06/09)
Seagrove, NC - The 2nd Annual Celebration of Seagrove Potters is just two short ... (read more)

Westmoore Pottery presents hearthside cookery program   (11/04/09)
On Saturday, November 14, Westmoore Pottery will present "Stepping Back in Time:... (read more)

NC Zoo begins winter operating hours   (11/04/09)
ASHEBORO, N.C. - The North Carolina Zoo has begun winter operating hours of 9 a.... (read more)

NC Zoo's polar bear delivered special frozen treat   (11/03/09)
It sounds like an odd gift to you or me - but for a polar bear, it's just perfec... (read more)


'Pennies for Polar Bears' campaign kicks off   (10/29/09)
ASHEBORO, N.C. - The Asheboro High School Zoo School, in partnership with the No... (read more)

Baboons added to NC Zoo's pumpkin events   (10/29/09)
ASHEBORO – A third animal species has been added to the list of North Caro... (read more)

NC Zoo to hold African violet sale   (10/29/09)
ASHEBORO, N.C.-A large number of African Violets that have been on display in th... (read more)

NC Zoo Society launches "Project: Polar Bear"   (10/28/09)
The N.C. Zoological Society (NCZS) will announce the kick-off of its $2 million ... (read more)

NC Zoo sets annual animal pumpkin pounding   (10/28/09)
ASHEBORO - Returning to a Halloween tradition of many years, the North Carolina ... (read more)

Bats featured in NC Zoo weekend event   (10/28/09)
ASHEBORO, N.C.- In an effort to promote better understanding of one of nature's ... (read more)

Westmoore Pottery's Heritage Day celebrates the past   (10/27/09)
Heritage Day, an annual event of Westmoore Pottery, will be held on Saturday, No... (read more)

NC Zoo concludes October festivals with annual Halloween celebration   (10/21/09)
ASHEBORO, N.C.--The North Carolina Zoo concludes its month-long ZooFest 2009 on ... (read more)

NC Zoo festival highlights red wolves   (10/14/09)
ASHEBORO, N.C. - The third week of the month-longZooFest 2009 continues at the N... (read more)

Inaugural NASCAR Hall of Fame class announced   (10/14/09)
The National Association for Stock Car Auto Racing (NASCAR) announced the inaugu... (read more)

Baboon babies now on exhibit at NC Zoo   (10/08/09)
ASHEBORO, N.C.-The birth of two hamaydryas baboon babies recently at the North C... (read more)

Weekend Zoo festival highlights African culture   (10/07/09)
ASHEBORO, N.C.-The North Carolina Zoo will hold the second of four October speci... (read more)

NC Zoo pavilion blooms throughout October   (10/01/09)
ASHEBORO, N.C.-The North Carolina Zoo's African Pavilion will be abloom througho... (read more)