February 16, 2018

It took about 21 minutes of action, but finally, a game broke out.

Both playing for the second time in two nights at a neutral site in a game that seemed unlikely a week ago, Southern Nash and Rocky Mount, in a tie-breaker contest at Northern Nash for second place in the Big East, had tired legs to…

Northern Nash beats Rocky Mount for second time

February 16, 2018

The first time these two teams played, it took overtime to decide a winner.

The second time, a week ago, it was a narrow three-point contest decided in the final minutes.

On Thursday night at Rocky Mount High School, in a game less meaningful on paper but still vital in person, there was finally…

Four Tarboro football players sign letters of intent

February 16, 2018

TARBORO —- Four more Tarboro High athletes have signed letters of intent to play college football.

Seniors Tae Randolph, Ken Belcher, TaQuan Hutcherson and Nijee Chandler on Thursday all signed to play football at St. Augustine’s University located in Raleigh. This came just one…

Stars back on the field as pitchers, catchers begin workouts

February 15, 2018

Justin Verlander is looking forward to a full season with the Houston Astros, while the New York Mets are hoping for a healthier year for their starting staff.

The New York Yankees? Well, this season may not be about their pitchers and catchers, but they can still send some pretty impressive arms…