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…

Gryphons force four turnovers in Big East Conference opening win

October 12, 2019

Rocky Mount High couldn’t have started Friday’s game against Franklinton any better.

The Gryphons defense forced four turnovers on the Rams’ first four drives of the game and turned those extra offensive chances into three quick touchdowns. RMH capitalized on the extra offensive…

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…