Time Warner Cable SportsChannel (TWC SportsChannel) today announced it will televise the 78 th annual Miss North Carolina Scholarship Pageant live across North Carolina, on June 20 th at 7:00 p.m. ET on channel 323. This year, the full preliminary competitions will also be live streamed on TWCSportsChannel.com each night at 7:30 p.m. ET from June 17 th through June 19 th for TWC customers and non-subscribers.

The Miss North Carolina Pageant, co-hosted by Time Warner Cable News reporter Richard Green, will also feature the "Time Warner Cable Viewer's Choice Contestant." To vote, viewers must watch contestant video "selfies" at twcnews.com or on TWC Local on Demand channel 1020, under the "Miss North Carolina" section. Each view counts as one vote for the aspiring contestant who will be the 11 th finalist in the pageant. Votes must be in by 11:59 p.m. on June 17 th.

"The Miss North Carolina pageant is an event we proudly offer our viewers each year. There are so many intelligent young women from across the state vying for the title," said Jason Lockhart, Director/General Manager of TWC SportsChannel. "It's a big night and we are happy to telecast it so viewers may pick their favorite contestant and share in the excitement."

Select portions of the pageant, along with unseen video footage, will be available for viewing on Local on Demand channel 1020 following the event. Time Warner Cable is the official television partner of the Miss North Carolina Scholarship Pageant.

TWC SportsChannel, a 24-hour network, provides comprehensive local sports content, including high school live games and championships, Durham Bulls baseball, and exclusive Carolina Panthers programming. TWC SportsChannel is available in HD on channel 323 across the state exclusively to Time Warner Cable customers. For more information, visit TWCSportsChannel.com.

About Time Warner Cable

Time Warner Cable Inc. (NYSE: TWC) is among the largest providers of video, high-speed data and voice services in the United States, connecting 15 million customers to entertainment, information and each other. Time Warner Cable Business Class offers data, video and voice services to businesses of all sizes, cell tower backhaul services to wireless carriers and enterprise-class, cloud-enabled hosting, managed applications and services. Time Warner Cable Media, the advertising arm of Time Warner Cable, offers national, regional and local companies innovative advertising solutions. More information about the services of Time Warner Cable is available at www.twc.com, www.twcbc.com and www.twcmedia.com.

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