May 28, 2017

CONCORD — Dale Earnhardt Jr.‘s first childhood memories of Cup Series racing come from Charlotte Motor Speedway.

He remembers watching his famous father Dale Sr. tear up the track. He ran plastic Richard Petty and Cale Yarborough cars down a nearby dusty hill. He recalls his days…

Bob Myers' care for people goes long way as Warriors GM

May 27, 2017

OAKLAND, Calif. — When Bob Myers hosts a dinner party, he is the guy who once it’s all over has a pretty good read on the entire evening: who had a great time, who held something back, which couples are getting along, who might be dealing with a life challenge but chose to keep it…

Laviolette, Sullivan meet in 1st all-US coaches Cup Final

May 27, 2017

Hockey history will be made for American coaches in the Stanley Cup Final.

The Cup has been handed out 89 times to the champion of the NHL since 1927. For the first time, two American coaches will face off in the final when the Nashville Predators’ Peter Laviolette goes up against the…

Varnell named new Rocky Mount High baseball coach

May 26, 2017

A new head coach wanted to mend his field on Friday. 

For Carter Varnell, the diamond at Rocky Mount High isn’t anything new. The 25-year-old served as assistant baseball coach for the last three seasons. But now, the field is truly his to primp.

Varnell was named head coach of the…