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Saturday, February 22, 2020

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AAA Member Spotlight: Manny and Tracie Ohonme

AAA Members since 2002, Manny and Tracie Ohonme met while attending college in North Dakota. Manny came to the United States from Nigeria on a basketball scholarship. They married, moved to Charlotte and established their careers. “We both worked corporate...

Red Light Running on the Rise

At least two people are killed every day on U.S. roads by reckless drivers blowing through red lights, according to the AAA Foundation for Traffic Safety. Impatient motorists often speed up at a yellow light to beat the red...

Is Everyone Covered?

AAA Membership should be a family affair! Start off the year knowing your whole family is covered with legendary roadside assistance from AAA. Add all the drivers in your family for as low as $30 a year per family...

Cruising Trends

The popularity of cruising continues to soar, with an estimated 30 million travelers taking to the water in 2019, a 6 percent increase over 2018, according to Cruise Lines International Association. Whether you’re looking to cruise for the first time...

Member Spotlight: Three Renaissance Festival Performers

If you’re one of the over 200,000 people who attend the Carolina Renaissance Festival each year, you’re probably familiar with many of the performers and artisans who make it special. Varied festivals take place across the country and performers...

The Best Family Reunions Begin With A Good Plan

Bringing relatives together for a family reunion can be a wonderful experience. Like most things, though, its success requires proper planning. Consider these tips: Preferences: Develop a consensus among relatives where to have the reunion to help broaden participation....

Win the Holidays with a Gift Membership

Still need that perfect holiday gift for someone on your list? Give them the gift of a AAA Membership! A gift membership helps ensure your loved one receives 24/7 roadside assistance for an entire year. You can make a...

Align Your Ride for Holiday Travel

Whether you’re traveling over the hills or through the woods, proper wheel alignment is vital for a smooth road trip to Grandma’s house. Your vehicle’s wheels are attached to the suspension system, and the two must be aligned precisely for...

Gift Giving is Easy with AAA Auto Buying

What’s better than the excitement of gifting a loved one with a new set of wheels? November and December are some of the most popular car buying months. They’re also some of the busiest months for AAA Members. So,...

CarFit Events for Senior Drivers

Senior drivers are often the safest on the roads. However, they also have the highest chance of being seriously injured or killed in the event of a crash, due to the fragility of their aging bodies (Source: NHTSA). CarFit...

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Hang Out Along the Hammock Coast

By Kathy M. Newbern and J.S. Fletcher Between Myrtle Beach’s high-rise condos and Charleston’s Southern city charm lies the “Hammock...

Fast Getaways

By Kristy Tolley Charleston + Carnival = One Convenient Cruise Sometimes you just have to get away. Turquoise waters and blue skies beckon. However, a Caribbean...

Go Explore: Hampton Roads Virgina

Hampton Roads, Virginia, is comprised of seven cities: Portsmouth, Newport News, Chesapeake, Norfolk, Hampton, Virginia Beach and Suffolk. Named after the old shipping lanes...

Edenton: An Inner Banks Hidden Gem

By Vanessa Infanzon Finding Edenton is like discovering your own corner of paradise. Tree-lined streets with beautiful homes compel guests to stop and marvel at...

Member Spotlight: Muggsy Bogues and Brittney Bogues

Muggsy Bogues At 5’3”, AAA Member Muggsy Bogues might have been an unlikely candidate for a career as point guard in the NBA. He not...