June 16, 2018

In a box logo white t-shirt, jeans and mostly white Gucci sneakers, Tarboro’s newest member of the NFL family, Tyquan Lewis, stopped by the Moe Deloach Annual Summer Basketball Camp on Saturday afternoon at the South Rocky Mount Community Center.

Deloach, a Rocky Mount native and a 2005…

SWE adds three to LCC baseball program; Smith signs with N.C. Wesleyan

June 03, 2018

T.J. Harris, Matthew Raynor and Aaron Drake are going to play baseball together for a few more seasons.

The trio signed with Lenoir Community College recently, and fellow senior Jeshon Smith signed to run cross country locally at N.C. Wesleyan.

Harris, a third baseman, knew he wanted to play…

Playoff pairings released

May 08, 2018

The NCHSAA on Monday released its playoff pairings for the spring sports season.

Nash Central is the lone area school to host two opening-round games, and will do so in girls’ soccer and baseball. The Rocky Mount Prep baseball team earned a first-round bye.

Baseball is the area’s…

Bryant signs with N.C. A&T on refurbished neighborhood tennis courts

May 02, 2018

TARBORO — The afternoon celebration on a quiet section of Panola Street in Tarboro was centered around tennis, but it really wasn’t about the sport.

Brenna Bryant’s tennis skills certainly are and have been good enough for the Tarboro High School senior to play college tennis…