October 23, 2016

Roy Cooper burst out in laughter from a question he didn’t expect.

Before House Bill 2 sent the NCAA and the ACC running from North Carolina, before he started barreling down the final stretch of the gubernatorial race against incumbent Pat McCrory, the state’s attorney general took…

Defensive stands leads Nash Central to win over Northern Nash

October 22, 2016

Nash Central hung on just long enough to make sure that the next play would mean something.

The play that meant everything ended when the football landed in Dekalon Stample’s arms.

The Nash Central linebacker first thought about taking off for the end zone 80 yards away, then remembered his…


October 21, 2016

WILSON FIKE (4-3, 0-1) at RM HIGH (6-1, 1-0)

PREGAME CHATTER: Before all the weather and postponements, the Gryphons had plenty to be proud of. Four consecutive road victories will do that. Wilson Fike comes off a drubbing from Southern Nash, 49-14, on Oct. 6.

WHAT IT MEANS: This game…

Northern Nash sweeps Big East Conference cross races

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…