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  • Rocky Mount played for title as America grieved

    By Nick Piotrowicz | November 23, 2013 - 9:49pm

    During the opening prayer on the public address system, the weight-bearing silences between words were not filled with quiet, but instead with the soft weeping of adult men and women.

  • VIDEO: Blackbirds' 50th anniversary

    By Tyler Kes
    Staff Writer | November 23, 2013 - 9:03pm

    Three people present for the Blackbirds’ glory days recall the era.