September 14, 2019

By the second quarter of Northern Nash’s 46-20 win over host Nash Central on Friday, Amir Pittman-Williams was sporting some fresh bling.

Draped around the neck of the Knights running back was a green ‘N’ attached to a gold-colored chain. Whoever makes an important play has the…

Gryphons girls' tennis team opens season with five consecutive wins

September 13, 2019

BAILEY — Caroline Broderick spent most of Thursday’s doubles match against Southern Nash on the right-hand side of the court. In previous seasons, the Rocky Mount High girls’ tennis player would sometimes switch sides with her doubles teammates when returning serves.


Prep football capsules for Week 4

September 13, 2019

Week 4 of the prep football season has arrived and it looks to be the first week in which each game will be played on Friday as scheduled. It’s about time.

Rocky Mount Prep is the lone area team with a bye this week; The Jaguars are back in action when they host Louisburg on Sept. 20.…

Week 3 prep football capsules

September 06, 2019

We’re into the third week of high school football, and it’s the third week that games have been postponed, canceled or moved to different dates.

Weather stemming from Hurricane Dorian threw a wrench into yet another sports week as Southern Nash, Rocky Mount Academy, SouthWest Edgecombe…