July 31, 2016

It’s Tuesday afternoon, and Rose Hunter drifts around the baseball field of Stith-Talbert Park.

She’s checking on the refreshments for the players and stopping to talk with friends accumulated throughout the years. This has become her daily summer routine. At 6:30 p.m.,…

Panthers look to buck NFL trend, return to Super Bowl

July 28, 2016

SPARTANBURG, S.C.  - Ron Rivera is a student of history, which is why he has been quick to address the elephant in the Carolina Panthers locker room.

The two-time NFL Coach of the Year reminded players that the last team to return to a Super Bowl after losing it the previous season was the…

Panthers DT Short won't holdout; S Coleman gets extension

July 27, 2016

SPARTANBURG, S.C. - Pro Bowl defensive tackle Kawann Short said he won’t hold out while awaiting a new contract from the Carolina Panthers.

Short reported to training camp on time Wednesday, the same day the Panthers announced they gave safety Kurt Coleman a three-year extension that runs…

Local high schools official preps for Spain softball trip

July 27, 2016

Rocky Mount resident Kenny Dickerson will have another up-close view of how sports brings together people of different cultures

Dickerson will head to Spain this weekend where he will be an assistant coach at the European Softball Federation Junior Championships in Santboiana, Spain.

Dickerson will…