New Castle News

Community Events

October 22, 2012

Read All About It: News to publish a ‘Pink-Out’ edition

NEW CASTLE — What’s black and white and pink all over?

Tuesday’s edition of the New Castle News.

In observance of Breast Cancer Awareness Month, The News will publish a special edition of the newspaper — featuring pink pages throughout — and help fund cancer research in the process. In addition, inside Tuesday’s paper will be our annual breast cancer awareness tabloid, which will also be covered in pink.

For every single copy of the collector’s edition we sell that day, The News will donate half of the proceeds to the local chapter of the American Cancer Society.

Buy a paper. Help save a life.

Now that’s some positive news!

But that’s not all. If you stop in at The News business office to purchase your newspaper on Tuesday, you’ll get to meet some of our popular staffers and receive a free gift from circulation director DuWayne Nelson.

•10 to 11 a.m. — Meet fashion blogger Sarah Stright

•11 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. — Meet columnist and blogger Gary Church

•1:30 to 2:30 p.m. — Meet reporter David Burcham

•2:30 to 3 p.m. — Meet publisher Larry Corvi

So c’mon down for a great cause!

Think pink. And read all about it.


Text Only | Photo Reprints
Community Events
  • Offices to close for Good Friday

    The office of Lawrence County Community Action Partnership will be closed Friday in observance of Good Friday.

    April 16, 2014

  • Comcast Cares Day to aid local charity

    Comcast employees will spend a day assisting a local charity. Big Brothers Big Sisters of Lawrence County will be the recipient of support April 26 from Comcast Cares Day.

    April 15, 2014

  • Class of 1950 to hold reunion

    New Castle High School’s class of 1950 is planning a reunion for May 3. There will be a buffet luncheon from 11:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. at the Crane Room, 3009 Wilmington Road.

    April 1, 2014

  • Seedling sale deadline nears

    The deadline for tree seedling and plant orders from the Lawrence County Conservation District sale is Friday.

    April 1, 2014

  • Veterans health fair set at courthouse

    A veterans health fair has been scheduled for Friday. Hours are 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. on the lower level of the Lawrence County courthouse.

    April 1, 2014

  • Fundraiser set for canine vests

    A Night at the Races has been set to raise money for equipping local police dogs with protective vests. Organizers said the effort was inspired by January’s death of Rocco, a Pittsburgh canine officer who was fatally stabbed by a suspect police were arresting.

    March 31, 2014

  • 1 NC 1881(1).jpg Parade to honor state champion ’Canes

    New Castle will have the opportunity to celebrate its championship basketball team once again this week. The city and school district are co-hosting a downtown parade Thursday in honor of New Castle High’s Red Hurricane basketball team.

    March 25, 2014 1 Photo

  • Red Cross offers gift with blood donation

    The American Red Cross is offering a gift to people who donate blood this week. While supplies last, donors will receive a Red Cross tote bag as part of the Red Cross Month observation in March.

    March 25, 2014

  • Veterans’ questions answered

    Answers to Veterans Administration and other benefits will be available March 27 at the office of State Rep. Chris Sainato.

    March 20, 2014

  • League meeting on agriculture set

    The League of Women Voters of Lawrence County will continue discussion of its agriculture study next week.

    March 14, 2014

House Ads

What is your favorite Easter treat?

Jelly beans
Chocolate ... bunnies, crosses, anything that’s chocolate!
Marshmallow peeps
Decorated eggs
     View Results