Olympic gold medal swimmer Michael Phelps avoided jail time on Friday when a judge placed him on probation for pleading guilty to a drunken driving charge for the second time in 10 years. The punishment came with a warning.
With the focus firmly on the opening of their new stadium, the Atlanta Braves dealt away slugger Justin Upton and made it clear that contending next season is not their primary goal.
The Boston Celtics traded point guard Rajon Rondo to Dallas on Thursday night, cutting ties with the last remnant of their last NBA championship while giving Dirk Nowitzki and the Mavericks a chance at another title.
South Carolina coach Dawn Staley is sure of two things this season — there's more parity than ever at the top of women's basketball and her Gamecocks likely won't remain No. 1 for long.
The Panthers' Cam Newton will "probably" start Sunday against the Cleveland Browns barring any physical setbacks this week, Carolina coach Ron Rivera said after the quarterback practiced on Thursday.
On Wednesday, the Northern Vance boys and girls’ swimming teams fell to 3A Big Eight foes, Chapel Hill and Cedar Ridge.
The Northern Vance wrestling team earned its first conference win of the season on Wednesday when it defeated Southern Durham, 42-33. The victory improved the Vikings to 1-2 in 3A Big Eight conference play.
The Warren County varsity boys’ basketball team extended their win streak to six games with a 62-43 win over Granville Central on Wednesday night.
Victory Christian senior Wesley Whitley still vividly remembers the moment.
Jumping out to a 12-0 lead in the first seven minutes of the game, the Victory Christian varsity girls’ basketball team rolled to an easy 44-16 win over Cornerstone Christian on Tuesday night.
The Northern Vance varsity girls’ basketball team opened 3A Big Eight conference play with a 40-37 victory over Cedar Ridge on Tuesday night. It was a positive response as the Vikings were coming off a 44-point home loss to Warren County.