September 27, 2016

Rocky Mount High senior linebacker Sherrod Greene was named to the Shrine Bowl of the Carolinas on Monday. Greene, who committed to the University of South Carolina in July, was one of 88 players selected.

The game will take place on Dec. 17. at Gibbs Stadium in Spartanburg, S.C. Kickoff is at 2 p.…

Golf legend Arnold Palmer dies at 87

September 26, 2016

Arnold Palmer charged across the golf course and into America’s living rooms with a go-for-broke style that made a country club sport popular for the everyman. At ease with presidents and the public, he was on a first-name basis with both.

Through his remarkable life, he never lost that…


September 25, 2016

Chris Lee knew if his Nash Central football team wanted a real shot to take down Bunn on Friday, the Bulldogs could not do it by beating themselves.

Unfortunately, that is what happened. Although Lee didn’t know the exact total of penalties called on the Bulldogs, he said Nash Central easily…

WALFISH: Saying farewell to Twin Counties after a memorable two years

September 24, 2016

There are two ways to approach a column of this nature.

I could flood this space with thank yous for the numerous people who made my two years at the Telegram so special. But there is not enough space in today’s sports section to adequately sum up the gratitude I have for the coaches, student-…