June 14, 2019

Sports fans in Rocky Mount won’t have to wait much longer to get that gridiron fix.

Football is coming soon.

The Carolina Stallions, the semi-professional football team in town, will open their first game of the 2019 season on July 13 on the road against the Carolina Punishers in Lumberton.…

Summer camp: Deloach basketball clinic a hit

June 01, 2019

Moe Deloach grew up here.

And for Deloach, a 2005 Northern Nash graduate and professional basketball player in Romania, that’s more than enough to keep coming back.

On Saturday, the Rocky Mount native kicked off his ninth annual youth summer basketball camp held at the South Rocky Mount…

Trezz thinking big: Harrell back in town for free camp, AAU team

May 25, 2019

Montrezl Harrell’s knees were almost up to his shoulders.

The Tarboro native and current NBA center looked a little out of place on Saturday while sitting on the metal bleachers at the Rocky Mount Event Center. Actually, he was perfectly comfortable watching his AAU basketball team compete…

Bruins thump Canes, take 2-0 lead in East finals

May 13, 2019

BOSTON — With a five-goal, third-period lead and the Bruins still not done scoring, the crowd in the new Boston Garden began a throaty chant of “We want the Cup!”

The next time they see their team, the NHL’s championship trophy might be on the line for real.

Matt Grzelcyk…