2003 - 2004
March 1, 2004
A weekly scorecard of hits and misses making local news
(Photo of Mark Turner used at the Top of this Mini-Editorial. There were other UPS and DOWNS, only the Generals-related issues were copied.)
Generals' finances - The struggling pro hockey team, which is now a ward of the city and the taxpayers, may break even this season - if a private group raises $200,000 to cover revenue shortfalls.
A big Generals crowd - Meanwhile, a special promotion attracts the Generals' largest home crowd of the season, prompting expanded seating. So maybe there are more hockey fans in Greensboro than we figured. Or did all those people show up for a shot to win a 2000 Chevy Cavalier?