July 11, 2018

From new draftees to breakout years in the NBA to title seasons right here in Tarboro, it was an eventful year for the sports scene in Edgecombe County. Here are some of the moments to remember.

1. Tarboro romps to title season

All of the running clocks, running touchdowns and lopsided victories…

Best of the best: 10 moments to remember from the 2017-18 season

June 29, 2018

What better way to start off the spring season’s All-Area series than by looking back on the best moments of the entire year?

From title dreams fulfilled to great runs that came up just short of the final goal, the 2017-18 season was full of moments worth remembering.

In brainstorming the…

After minicamp with Colts, Tarboro's Lewis stops by annual local event

June 16, 2018

In a box logo white t-shirt, jeans and mostly white Gucci sneakers, Tarboro’s newest member of the NFL family, Tyquan Lewis, stopped by the Moe Deloach Annual Summer Basketball Camp on Saturday afternoon at the South Rocky Mount Community Center.

Deloach, a Rocky Mount native and a 2005…

SWE adds three to LCC baseball program; Smith signs with N.C. Wesleyan

June 03, 2018

T.J. Harris, Matthew Raynor and Aaron Drake are going to play baseball together for a few more seasons.

The trio signed with Lenoir Community College recently, and fellow senior Jeshon Smith signed to run cross country locally at N.C. Wesleyan.

Harris, a third baseman, knew he wanted to play…