October 15, 2019

Jada Battle could tell as far back as last season that something special was on its way.

Fast forward to October of 2019 where the SouthWest Edgecombe junior volleyball player’s prediction rang true.

The Cougars defeated visiting Eastern Plains Conference rival North Johnston on Tuesday in…

Prep football capsules for Week 8

October 11, 2019

The prep football season continues on Friday with Week 8.

There is a nearly full slate of games with nine teams playing. Nash County schools Rocky Mount High, Northern Nash, Southern Nash and Nash Central are back in action after enjoying a bye week.

Both the Big East Conference and Eastern Plains…

SWE's Porter commits to Radford

October 08, 2019

SouthWest Edgecombe senior Keishon Porter has been the focus of many defensive game plans during the football season as opponents try to limit the impact the 6-foot-5 receiver can have on a game.

But all of that attention and focus will come to an end whenever it is the Cougars wrap up their season…

Prep football capsules for Week 7

October 03, 2019

Week 7 of the prep football season is here.

There are six area games this week, five of which are conference games. Tarboro beings Coastal Plains Conference play coming off a bye week, while SouthWest Edgecombe has one more non-conference matchup before starting Eastern Plains Conference games.…