Sports: Tri-County

Oct. 29, 2014 @ 11:31 PM

NCCU tennis visits Jerry Edmonds Tennis School

Earlier this month, the Jerry Edmonds Tennis School hosted the North Carolina Central Women’s tennis team for a morning full of fun, interaction and instruction.

Oct. 06, 2014 @ 06:54 PM

More Than Just a Game

The Aycock Recreation Center was alive and full of energy Monday morning as the United States Tennis Association (USTA) put together a schools tennis workshop for Henderson-Vance Recreation and Parks staff members, physical education instructors and volunteers. The workshop totaled 22 participants.

Oct. 02, 2014 @ 07:22 PM

Montgomery wins 2014 Ladies Invitational

Last weekend, Bonnie Montgomery captured the 2014 Ladies Invitational golf tournament at Henderson Country Club.

Sep. 21, 2014 @ 01:12 AM

Former high school rivals still chasing hoop dreams

Spend some time with coaches, parents or fans who have long been entrenched in Tri-County basketball and you’ll hear the stories — tales of playground legends and athletes who could have made it big “if they had just ...”

Aug. 18, 2014 @ 10:22 PM

Freedom Life team competes in Durham

The Freedom Life Church of God Brick Power Team recently competed at Northern Durham High School.

Jul. 26, 2014 @ 12:24 AM

Teens trying HGH is rising

Experimentation with human growth hormones by America's teens more than doubled in the past year, according to a national survey released Wednesday by the Partnership for Drug-Free Kids.

Jul. 19, 2014 @ 04:33 PM

Football, faith at Freedom Life

His allegiance lies with the New England Patriots, but Jordan Richards seemed more than happy to set his NFL preference aside.


Jul. 08, 2014 @ 08:04 PM

Softball all-star season ends in Kinston

The Henderson-Vance 16-and-under Babe Ruth softball all-stars were eliminated from state tournament action Monday night in extra innings.

Jul. 05, 2014 @ 04:54 PM

Buffaloe wins All-American Open

Christian Buffaloe placed first last month in the teen division of the All-American Open International Karate Championships in New York.

Jul. 04, 2014 @ 08:42 PM

State tourney time for all-stars

The eastern North Carolina state tournament begins Saturday for the Henderson-Vance 16-and-under Babe Ruth League softball all-stars.