03.30.07

Burr Announces Visits over April Recess

Events to highlight veterans’ health care, education, and economic development

WASHINGTON, D.C. - U.S. Senator Richard Burr will visit Carteret, Cumberland, Forsyth, Jones, Lenoir, Nash, Onslow, Sampson, Wayne, and Wilson counties over the April recess.

Any media wishing to cover one or more of Senator Burr's visits MUST contact the host site or organization prior to the event. Please contact Senator Burr's office to schedule separate interviews.

Monday, April 2, 2007
10:30 AM Senator Burr to present Bronze Star for Valor to Larry Williamson in Winston-Salem
Office of U.S. Senator Richard Burr
2000 West First Street
Suite 508
Winston-Salem, North Carolina

4:45 PM Senator Burr to participate in media availability at the Fayetteville VA Medical Center
Fayetteville VA Medical Center
2300 Ramsey Street
Fayetteville, North Carolina

5:30 PM Senator Burr to tour the Womack Army Medical Center at Fort Bragg
Womack Army Medical Center
2132 Reilly Road
Fort Bragg, North Carolina
Access to Fort Bragg is restricted. For more information about the visit please contact the public affairs office of Womack Army Medical Center at 910-907-7247.

Tuesday, April 3, 2007
9:30 AM Senator Burr to meet with students and faculty at Sampson Community College in Clinton
Sampson Community College
Activities Center
1801 Sunset Avenue
Clinton, North Carolina

12:30 PM Senator Burr to visit Dillard Middle School in Goldsboro
Dillard Middle School
1101 South Devereaux Street
Goldsboro, North Carolina
All media attending this event must check in at the school's front office.

3:00 PM Senator Burr to visit Lion Industries for the Blind in Kinston
Lion Industries for the Blind
4126 Berkeley Avenue
Kinston, North Carolina

Wednesday, April 4, 2007
9:00 AM Senator Burr to participate in a ribbon cutting at Pirate Queen Paddling in Atlantic Beach
Pirate Queen Paddling
1010 West Fort Macon Road #14
Atlantic Beach, North Carolina

10:00 AM Senator Burr to participate in a ribbon cutting at Crystal Coast Habitat for Humanity in Morehead City
Crystal Coast Habitat for Humanity
1412 Bridges Street
Morehead City, North Carolina

1:15 PM Senator Burr to address students at Lejeune High School
Lejeune High School
835 Stone Street
Camp Lejeune, North Carolina
Access to Camp Lejeune is restricted. All media wishing to attend this event must call Lieutenant Thomas with Camp Lejeune Media Affairs
at 910-451-7425.

5:00 PM Senator Burr to participate in a USDA Rural Development event in Trenton
Jones County Complex
389 Highway 58 South
Trenton, North Carolina

Thursday, April 5, 2007
9:15 AM Senator Burr to participate in media availability at Nash Healthcare Systems in Rocky Mount
Nash General Hospital
2460 Curtis Ellis Drive
Rocky Mount, North Carolina
All media attending this event must check in at the information desk on the ground floor.

10:30 AM Senator Burr to visit Community Christian School in Wilson
Community Christian School
5160 Packhouse Road
Wilson, North Carolina
All media attending this event must check in at the school's front office.