June 22, 2019

Standing in the middle of the Rocky Mount High School gymnasium, all eyes were on Montrezl Harrell.

The Los Angeles Clippers forward and former North Edgecombe standout was surrounded by dozens of kids on Saturday that had spent the morning playing basketball at Harrell’s youth camp.

The NBA…

Rocky Mount's Claytor 7th in pro golf tournament at Belmont

June 21, 2019

Daniel Claytor isn’t ready for cubicle life. He would rather be punching out of the trees than into an office job.

And for the 28-year-old Rocky Mount native, this is reality. Claytor is chasing his dream of playing professional golf, and that means playing tournaments with the end goal of…

Wright, Stallions return for 17th season

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…