August 23, 2017

Tarboro is hovering above the continued local, state and national fray in the aftermath of violence in Virginia over removal of a Confederate monument there nearly two weeks ago.

A large granite monument topped with a life-size bronze rebel soldier sits in the middle of the Tarboro's Town Common.…

The Twin Counties' Division I football players from the last 20 years

August 20, 2017

Please use the slideshow below to view the list of Division I football players produced in the Twin Counties from the last 20 years. 

This project was featured in the Telegram Football Insider, the Telegram’s new high school football magazine that debuted on Friday.  …

Prep football review

August 20, 2017

Rocky Mount High missed opportunities in its season-opening loss Friday at Apex Middle Creek.

There were two occasions in the first half when the Gryphons were inside their opponents’ 20-yard line looking to score and failed to come away with points.

Those drives were crucial when a close…

Aug. 19 Telegram Sports Podcast

August 19, 2017

Sports writers Patrick Mason and Ethan Joyce talk about the games they covered on Friday, as well as the difficulties writers face when shifting back to football-season mode.…