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  • January 17, 2020
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Local – Teall Capital Partners in the News

Iowa State University Partners with Dyehard to Create New Merchandising Program Ames, Iowa (JANUARY 17, 2020)—Iowa State University and Dyehard Fan Supply have entered into a multi-year agreement to merchandise official athletics products. Effective immediately, Dyehard Fan Supply, an event and retail merchandise marketing and e-commerce company, will exclusively manage sales of official Iowa State Cyclone apparel and accessories sold online, in-store and on-site at Iowa State athletics events. Dyehard has taken over operation of the Cy’s Locker Room store at 806 S. Duff Avenue in Ames as well as committed to a new on-campus team store as part of the
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  • January 17, 2020
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Arts Council to Kick Off “2020 Clear Vision” Community Fund for the Arts Campaign

5:30 pm, Monday, January 27. at Milton Rhodes Center Winston-Salem, NC  (January 17, 2020) —  The Arts Council of Winston-Salem and Forsyth County will kick off its “2020 Clear Vision” Community Fund for the Arts campaign at  5:30 p.m., Monday, January 27, at Reynolds Place Theatre in the Milton Rhodes Center for the Arts. This high-spirited event will be emceed by former WGHP FOX personality Brent Campbell, now Chief Marketing & Communications Officer for the WS/FC school system, which receives Arts Council support. Admission is free and the public is invited. The 2020 campaign goal is $2.5 million. “We could have aimed
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  • January 9, 2020
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Winston-Salem Arts Organizations Announce Communitywide Celebration of Beethoven in 2020

Winston-Salem, N.C., January 9, 2020 – About 30 arts organization in Winston-Salem are coming together this year in an unusual collaboration to celebrate the 250th birthday of Ludwig van Beethoven. Beethoven Rocks Winston-Salem is part of a worldwide effort to recognize the contributions of Beethoven to music and art in its many forms. The efforts are led by the city of Bonn, Germany, which has a 365-day program of Beethoven-related events on its cultural calendar. The Winston-Salem events series was officially announced this morning at a press conference at the Milton Rhodes Center for the Arts. Winston-Salem is believed to
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  • January 9, 2020
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Anthony Atala Chosen as the 2020 Distinguished Citizen

WINSTON-SALEM, NC (January 9, 2020) Dr. Anthony Atala, from Winston-Salem, NC, has been chosen as the 2020 Distinguished Citizen of the Year by the Old Hickory Council, BSA. Dr. Atala is the Director of the Wake Forest Institute for Regenerative Medicine, and the W. Boyce Professor and Chair of the Department of Urology at the Wake Forest School of Medicine Dr. Atala is married to Dr. Katherine Atala, Associate Professor of Psychiatry and Behavioral Medicine at Wake Forest School of Medicine. The Atala’s have two Eagle Scout Sons. For 31 years, the Old Hickory Council, headquartered in Winston-Salem, has sought to
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  • October 24, 2019
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Carolina Thunderbirds Unveils Its Full Roster

WINSTON-SALEM, N.C.- The Carolina Thunderbirds, 2019 FPHL Commissioner’s Cup champions and proud member of the Federal Prospects Hockey League, have unveiled their full roster for the 2019-2020 season.  This roster includes returning forwards Michael Bunn, Viktor Grebennikov, Peter Panacek, Jiri Pargac and Jan Salak. Bunn was last season’s playoff MVP while Jan Salak scored the championship clinching goal in overtime of game four of the Commissioner’s Cup final against Elmira. On defense, Stan Vlasov, Jay Kenney and Dominik Fejt all return for Carolina.  The Thunderbirds return Frankie McClendon in net as well as Henry Dill who played a part of the season
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  • October 17, 2019
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2020 Winston-Salem Walk to Defeat ALS Registration is Open

We are pleased to announce that registration is now open for the 2020 Winston-Salem Walk to Defeat ALS. We are back at Wake Forest University’s BB&T Field tentatively scheduled for Saturday, April 25! We invite you to join us again in 2020, so that together we can create a world without ALS!  We appreciate your ongoing support and look forward to another successful Walk building awareness, acknowledging our local ALS heroes, and fundraising for a cure. Your fundraising efforts help fund: Advances in ALS research for the discovery of effective treatments, and ultimately a cure Care Services (including multidisciplinary clinics, grants, and loaner
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  • October 14, 2019
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Carolina Thunderbirds Announce Full Training Camp Roster

GREENSBORO, N.C.- The Carolina Thunderbirds, 2019 Commissioner’s Cup champions and proud members of the Federal Prospects Hockey League, announced their 2019 training camp roster on Monday. “I’m excited to finally start main camp. We are looking forward to making a roster that is going to be competing into late April again, trying to win another championship,” said head coach Andre Niec. Michael Bunn(27g, 29a), Jiri Pargac (22g, 41a), and Petr Panacek (18g, 36a) headline the group of forwards for the Thunderbirds camp. Bunn was the 2019 FPHL Playoff MVP and is the longest-tenured player with the Thunderbirds in the camp. On the blue line, Stanislav Vlasov(11g,
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  • October 10, 2019
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The Arts Council Seeks Grant Applications for 2019-2020 Funding Year

 Winston-Salem, NC (October 9, 2019) – The Arts Council of Winston-Salem and Forsyth County is seeking applications for its operational and programing support grants for its 2019-2020 grant cycle.  These grants are the Organization Support Grant and Annual Event and Series Grant, which serve organizations and groups that present arts and cultural programing for the Forsyth County community.  Programming must take place within Forsyth County.  Funding for these grants is supported by donors to The Arts Council’s Community Fund for the Arts and the North Carolina Arts Council, a division of the Department of Natural and Cultural Resources.    Deadline for both grant
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  • July 9, 2019
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FEJT SET FOR 2019-2020 RETURN

WINSTON-SALEM, N.C.- The Carolina Thunderbirds, defending FPHL Commissioner’s Cup champions, are thrilled to announce that Czech defenseman Dominik Fejt (pronounced ‘fate’) will be returning to the roster next season. “We’re happy to have the ‘Fejt Train’ back in Winston-Salem,” head coach Andre Niec remarked, “He was a big part of our success last year.” The Prague native will begin his third season with the Thunderbirds, having played in 67 games for the red and black, scoring six goals and logging 26 assists for Carolina. Just last season, Fejt earned 28 points for the club and was a staggering +37 on the blue
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  • July 8, 2019
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Drew Blevins Named New Thunderbirds VP of Media Relations

Winston-Salem, NC – The Carolina Thunderbirds are proud to announce they have hired Drew Blevins to be the team’s VP of Media Relations and play-by-play voice ahead of the 2019-20 season. Blevins will be responsible for the play-by-play of all Thunderbirds’ games, hosting the weekly recap/Coaches Show, sponsorship sales, media relations, team social media, and other administrative tasks. Blevins is originally from Wake Forest, NC and has a long resume in the sports media world on his way to the Thunderbirds. “Drew comes to us highly recommended for this spot. His demos are very professional and I think our fans
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