September 17, 2018

This is the first segment of Gurley Watch, a quick weekly update on all things Todd Gurley that will run every Tuesday.

Two weeks into the NFL season, two groups of people should be especially proud of Todd Gurley: natives of the Twin Counties, and fantasy football owners who employ the Los Angeles…

Five takeaways from prep football's Week 3

August 31, 2018

Week 3 of the prep football season has come and gone. As we head into the long Labor Day weekend, take a look back at five takeaways from Thursday’s games.

Air Knights

Northern Nash quarterback Davontae Wiggins has been among the area’s top passers for a couple years now, and has made…

Tarboro plays up, defeats Northern Nash

August 30, 2018

An outsider unfamiliar with football in the Twin Counties would have no way of knowing that two classifications separated the Tarboro and Northern Nash football teams.

Tarboro, the defending 1-AA state champions, pushed around Northern Nash, a 3-A program, in a 50-6 win for the Vikings on Thursday.…

Week 3 prep football capsules

August 29, 2018

Football comes early this week.

The holiday weekend caused the majority of teams to schedule their Week 3 prep football games on Thursday instead of the usual Friday night setup.

It’s a good slate of games, too, as four of the five Thursday night matchups feature local teams with 2-0 records,…