October 19, 2019

It was a cold night in Firebird Stadium as the home bleachers were packed and the potential homecoming queens must have been cold standing on the field waiting for a crown.

However, the one person who brought the heat to Bailey on Friday was Quinton Cooley. The Southern Nash senior running back put…

SouthWest Edgecombe wins first volleyball conference title since 1994

October 15, 2019

Jada Battle could tell as far back as last season that something special was on its way.

Fast forward to October of 2019 where the SouthWest Edgecombe junior volleyball player’s prediction rang true.

The Cougars defeated visiting Eastern Plains Conference rival North Johnston on Tuesday in…

Gryphons force four turnovers in Big East Conference opening win

October 12, 2019

Rocky Mount High couldn’t have started Friday’s game against Franklinton any better.

The Gryphons defense forced four turnovers on the Rams’ first four drives of the game and turned those extra offensive chances into three quick touchdowns. RMH capitalized on the extra offensive…

Prep football capsules for Week 8

October 11, 2019

The prep football season continues on Friday with Week 8.

There is a nearly full slate of games with nine teams playing. Nash County schools Rocky Mount High, Northern Nash, Southern Nash and Nash Central are back in action after enjoying a bye week.

Both the Big East Conference and Eastern Plains…