A New Year, New Opportunities

A New Year, New Opportunities

A New Year, New Opportunities Another year in the books. 2017 was a year of transition for the Sports Commission but one that still saw growth and development of new events. Marisa Reeder did a terrific job of holding everything together during the transition of the...
JOSC STAFF GIFT GUIDE

JOSC STAFF GIFT GUIDE

JOSC Staff Gift Guide   Scott Smith  Falcons long sleeve T-shirt       You can never have never enough long sleeve shirts and it’s the Falcons which is my favorite football team. Full size Falcons helmet  I already have the old school red one with the old...
Guide to Swimming

Guide to Swimming

Winter is making its way around again and what better way to reminisce summer than going for a swim? The harsh weather often makes it hard to workout outside, so swimming is a great alternative that comes with many advantages. My name is Zachary Carr and I am an...
Staff’s Favorite Halloween Costumes

Staff’s Favorite Halloween Costumes

It is such a spooktacular time of the year! The staff has been reminiscing about our favorite Halloween Costumes. First up is our Executive Director, Scott Smith. “My grandfather was a coal miner (and we lived across the street from them at the time) so I dressed like...

New Employee Spotlight

New Employee Spotlight Welcome Jordyn Bartholomew, our NEW Events Operations Coordinator here at Jacksonville-Onslow Sports Commission. Jordyn was born on Christmas Day and raised in Jacksonville North Carolina, practically growing up around sports. She is one of four...