2012 Summer Olympics

programming
6:00 am
Tue July 3, 2012

Morning Edition - July 3 at 8:50am: RUTHERFORD COUNTY STYLES WILL BE ON DISPLAY DURING THE OLYMPICS

Sketches provided by Doncaster Company in Rutherford County, NC

Doncaster is a name familiar to nearly every Rutherford County, NC, native. It's a name that used to go alongside another familiar local name, Tanner.  Pam Bunch speaks with Pell Tanner, President and CEO of Tanner Companies LLC, who talks about how the company's Doncaster label will be on the clothing to be worn by the NBC Broadcast Team at the London Olympics.

 

 

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programming
9:19 am
Fri June 29, 2012

Morning Edition - July 2 at 8:50am: RUTHERFORD COUNTY NATIVE WILL INTERN AT LONDON OLYMPICS.

Sloane Whiteside of Rutherford County proud to be going to work at the Olympics. (Photo courtesy of The Daily Courier.)

With all eyes on London because of  the Queen's Jubilee and the upcoming Olympics, Pam Bunch has three stories with a connection to London beginning with the story of how Rutherford County, NC, native Sloane Whiteside got the opportunity to go to London to serve as an intern to the NBC Broadcast Team during the Olympics. Whiteside is a senior at UNC-Chapel Hill, a Morehead Scholar and is one determined young woman. Tune in to hear Whiteside speak for herself about where she comes from and where she's going.