May 26, 2018

CLEVELAND — LeBron James chose Boston as the place he’ll play next.

Game 7 is on. And any talk about James’ future is on hold.

James scored 46 points and preserved his reign atop the Eastern Conference for at least one more game as the Cleveland Cavaliers shook off losing All-Star…

Grads bid farewell to early college high school

May 26, 2018

A total of 54 students walked the stage and turned their tassels Thursday during the Nash-Rocky Mount Early College High School Class of 2018 graduation ceremony at Nash Community College.

A total of 44 students graduated with a high school diploma and an associate of arts or science degree.…

Gordon leads Rockets over Warriors 98-94 to take series lead

May 25, 2018

HOUSTON  — Eric Gordon came off the bench to score 24 points and his steal on Golden State’s last possession secured a 98-94 victory Thursday night that gave the Houston Rockets a 3-2 lead in the Western Conference finals.

The Rockets head into Game 6 on Saturday night in Oakland…

Duke wins marathon game; N.C. State advances despite loss

May 24, 2018

DURHAM — N.C. State and its top-notch offense had a few thunderous hits early in Thursday’s game against Virginia. Then Cavaliers pitcher Derek Casey settled in for what was a stellar outing.

The Wolfpack couldn’t find a way to score after the third inning in a 4-2 loss in an ACC…