files/MDTB-GBR490x110-April2015.jpg files/DeerfieldRidge_WebBanner3C.jpg
GoBlueRidge.Net
High Country News, Weather, and Bulletins
HCR WSOC TV NCNN
files/farm-bureau-jan-2015.gif

Today:
°F | °F | %
Tomorrow:
°F | °F | %
  Swap Shop Online
Home Sports Weather Classifieds Jobs Real Estate Autos
files/App Brian Estates.png
Governor bets on Mountaineer victory PDF Print
Wednesday, 12 December 2007 22:31

Governor Mike Easley has Mountaineer fever- and he’s willing to bet on his team, literally.

Easley and Delaware Governor Ruth Ann Minner agreed to a “friendly” wager yesterday on the outcome of Friday night’s NCAA Division I Football Championship between the Appalachian State University Mountaineers and the University of Delaware Blue Hens. Should ASU lose, Easley has to deliver a pound of eastern North Carolina barbeque from Goldsboro, a pound of western barbeque from Lexington, fixings, and a case of Cheerwine. Should the Mountaineers prove victorious, however, Minner will have to deliver some Delaware favorites: Grotto’s pizza, Nic-o-Boli’s and Dogfish Head root beer. In a statement to the Associated Press, Easley said he’s looking forward to the pizza- but not as much as he will “savor watching Appalachian State’s football team take their unprecedented third consecutive national title.”
  
Prev ArticleNext Article
 
Share This Article:
Facebook Twitter Pinterest Email

GoBlueRidge Poll

Which song do you want to hear play on The Highway?
 

files/appdental-0315.png
files/adventure-damascus.png
files/op-smiles2014.jpg
files/carolina-west-web-ad.jpg
files/Window-World-logo.jpg
files/modernad.png
files/boone-ford-ad.jpg
files/perfectiongirls.jpg
files/gun-show.png
files/FOGERTY_300x250_UPT_OSN.gif
files/DIERKS_300x250_PNC_OSN.gif
files/bradpaisleypresale.jpg
files/RASCAL_300x250_PNC_OSN.gif