August 03, 2018
Over the next two weeks, we’ll be previewing each of our area’s prep football teams. Sunday’s edition will be Rocky Mount High.
This past May, a few days after the Memorial Day long weekend, former North Edgecombe coach Keith Parisher approached Jason Miller, the Warriors’…
August 02, 2018
Over the next two weeks, we’ll be previewing each of our area’s prep football teams. Saturday’s edition will be North Edgecombe.
A couple of weeks ago, during the North Carolina Coaches Clinic in Greensboro, Tarboro coach Jeff Craddock was talking to a colleague who, like Craddock…
July 30, 2018
Everyone relax. High school football is back in action.
Teams from the Twin Counties had their first official practice on Monday, battling through rain -- and paperwork -- to get in those early-season reps.
Over at Northern Nash, new head coach Andrew Farriss had his first practice as the lead man…
July 30, 2018
Over the next two weeks, we’ll be previewing each of our area’s prep football teams. Wednesday’s edition will be Northern Nash.
PINETOPS — Prep football practices opened up across the state on Monday, and the SouthWest Edgecombe football team spent a lot of time keeping the…
July 21, 2018
Tarboro native Montrezl Harrell, who played his high school basketball for North Edgecombe High before going on to feature for Louisville, agreed to a nice pay raise on Saturday.
Harrell agreed to a two-year contract extension with the Los Angeles Clippers, reportedly worth $12 million. The…
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…
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…
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…
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…