October 19, 2016

RED OAK - The Northern Nash girls’ cross country team had the past on its mind. The Knights even had the look of a team from a different era.

The Knights ran in Wednesday’s Big East Conference meet at Red Oak Middle School in a uniform not seen since the 1990s, in an attempt to revive…

Silver: NBA All-Star Game in Charlotte in 2019 'a priority'

October 19, 2016

CHARLOTTE - NBA Commissioner Adam Silver said Tuesday that returning the All-Star Game to Charlotte in 2019 is “a high priority,” provided there’s a resolution to a North Carolina law that restricts the rights of LGBT people.

The NBA recently decided to move the 2017 All-Star Game…

N.C. Prep Football Poll: October 18

October 18, 2016

RALEIGH — The Associated Press state high school football poll is out for the week of Oct. 18. First-place votes in parentheses, with records and total points as voted upon by a statewide panel of prep sports writers:

Class 4-A

1. Greensboro Dudley (6)




2. Scotland County…

NCHSAA provides extra week for football, changes schedules of three other sports

October 18, 2016

Jeff Craddock is a rhythm guy. 

The Tarboro High School football coach likes the structure of a football season: daily practices, Friday football games and the reset that comes every week. So with Edgecombe County schools being closed while communities cope with the destruction of Hurricane…