Apr. 17, 2014 @ 12:26 AM

Jets sign former East Carolina running back

Always fast on the field, Chris Johnson is looking to quickly prove his critics wrong.

Apr. 17, 2014 @ 12:19 AM

Muller still Hurricanes coach for now

Carolina Hurricanes coach Kirk Muller says he has not been told by management if he will keep his job.

Apr. 17, 2014 @ 12:15 AM

Atlanta lands MLS expansion team for 2017

Arthur Blank donned traditional soccer garb to mark his newest venture — an MLS team for Atlanta.

Apr. 17, 2014 @ 12:57 PM

Bobcats' OT win not enough to avoid Heat in playoffs

Al Jefferson knows few people will be giving the Charlotte Bobcats a chance to upset the Miami Heat in the first round of the Eastern Conference playoffs.


Apr. 17, 2014 @ 10:56 PM

Prep Roundup: Eagles drop Northern Carolina clash

Warren County's baseball game Wednesday against South Granville got away from the Eagles in the top of the seventh inning.

Apr. 16, 2014 @ 11:31 PM

Hight chooses volleyball, Mount Olive

Megan Hight didn’t think she would end up playing volleyball in college.

Apr. 15, 2014 @ 11:42 PM

Northern cancels remainder of softball season

Northern Vance has canceled the remainder of its softball season and the rest of the Vikings’ games will be forfeited.

Apr. 15, 2014 @ 11:40 PM

Prep Roundup: Spartans drop match at Louisburg

Kerr-Vance’s tennis team was defeated 6-3 Monday at Louisburg High School.

Apr. 16, 2014 @ 01:01 AM

Vikings gaining traction in league play

Northern Vance continued its recent tear through its 3-A Big Eight Conference schedule with a 3-2 win over Cedar Ridge Monday night at Aycock Recreation Center.

Apr. 15, 2014 @ 11:45 PM

Solemn tributes mark Boston Marathon bombing

Survivors, first responders and relatives of those killed in the Boston Marathon bombing marked the anniversary Tuesday with tributes that combined sorrow over the loss of innocent victims with pride over the city's resilience in the face of a terror attack.