Sports

Nov. 08, 2014 @ 10:19 PM

Stephenson's buzzer-beater 3 carries Hornets past Hawks in 2OT

With 2.7 seconds left in the second overtime and the game tied, an exhausted Lance Stephenson looked at Steve Clifford and said, "C'mon Coach, draw me up a play."


Nov. 08, 2014 @ 10:10 PM

Belews Creek Lake team bass tournament proves to be beneficial

Taking my own recommendation last week to take a day off every once in a while, I spent all day Saturday hanging around the house eating Susan’s homemade chili and helping our grandson John eliminate the Halloween candy he wasn't planning to eat.


Nov. 08, 2014 @ 10:07 PM

Warren County falls to Bunn, earns berth in state playoffs

Warren County dropped its final regular season game falling 53-22 to Bunn on Friday night.


Nov. 08, 2014 @ 10:03 PM

Southern Vance concludes season with 24-22 loss to Franklinton

As was the case last week at Roanoke Rapids, the Southern Vance football team once again couldn’t hang onto a fourth quarter lead as they fell 24-22 to Franklinton on Friday night.


Nov. 10, 2014 @ 06:39 PM

Turnovers plague Warriors in defeat

Having preached effort all season long, Northern Vance head football coach Eric Watkins finally witnessed the type of performance he’d desperately been seeking during his team’s final game of the season on Friday at J.F. Webb.


Nov. 06, 2014 @ 11:01 PM

Panthers need Newton to rebound versus Eagles

Panthers coach Ron Rivera hopes the return of two starting offensive linemen will give Cam Newton more time to make plays in the passing game.


Nov. 07, 2014 @ 11:22 PM

Tar Heels defense looking to progress quickly

North Carolina's defense is still trying to solve the same defensive problems, from poor tackling to missed assignments that lead to big plays.


Nov. 06, 2014 @ 10:39 PM

J.F. Webb, Northern Vance looking to put fight in the past

Tonight nearly marks exactly one year since J.F. Webb and Northern Vance last met on the football field.


Nov. 06, 2014 @ 10:34 PM

Southern Vance football ready for regular season finale

As is the case between J.F. Webb and Northern Vance, the same holds true for Southern Vance and Franklinton when they meet on the gridiron tonight at Southern.


Nov. 06, 2014 @ 09:56 PM

Warren County set to host Bunn

After eclipsing their 2013 win total with a 24-7 win over South Granville last week, Warren County hosts Bunn tonight in both teams’ regular season finales.