June 14, 2019

Sports fans in Rocky Mount won’t have to wait much longer to get that gridiron fix.

Football is coming soon.

The Carolina Stallions, the semi-professional football team in town, will open their first game of the 2019 season on July 13 on the road against the Carolina Punishers in Lumberton.…

Thompson questionable for Game 3, Looney out indefinitely

June 04, 2019

OAKLAND, Calif. — Golden State guard Klay Thompson has a mild strain in his left hamstring that forced him out of Game 2 in the NBA Finals and he is listed as questionable for Game 3 against the Toronto Raptors on Wednesday night.

In addition, backup big man Kevon Looney suffered a non-…

O's grab Rutschman atop MLB draft short on arms

June 04, 2019

SECAUCUS, N.J. — Pitchers took a backseat at the Major League Baseball draft.

On a night when a record 22 position players and nine shortstops were chosen in the first round, the rebuilding Baltimore Orioles went for a cornerstone at catcher, selecting Oregon State switch-hitter Adley…

Summer camp: Deloach basketball clinic a hit

June 01, 2019

Moe Deloach grew up here.

And for Deloach, a 2005 Northern Nash graduate and professional basketball player in Romania, that’s more than enough to keep coming back.

On Saturday, the Rocky Mount native kicked off his ninth annual youth summer basketball camp held at the South Rocky Mount…