Senior-laden Lady Eagles ready for season

Senior-laden Lady Eagles ready for season

ELIZABETHTOWN — East Bladen girls varsity basketball coach Patty Evers can still taste last season’s bitter 49-41 loss to Kinston in the t...

November 17th, 2015 |  


Elizabethtown natives signs to play basketball at Ole Miss

Elizabethtown natives signs to play basketball at Ole Miss

WILMINGTON — Tyrek Coger, an Elizabethtown native and 2015 graduate of Cape Fear Community College, recently signed to play Div. I basketball at...

November 16th, 2015 |  


First place

First place

BLADENBORO — Heather Lennon Hall, a brown belt from Bladenboro’s Carolina Karate, competed at the KARATE MANIA fun tournament on Saturday,...

November 16th, 2015 |  


Wildlife Commissionoffering deer-huntevent for youth

Wildlife Commissionoffering deer-huntevent for youth

NEW BERN – The N.C. Wildlife Resources Commission is offering a youth-only deer hunting opportunity on Saturday, Dec. 12, at Weyerhaeuser-Cool S...

November 15th, 2015 |  


Kinston overpowers West Bladen, 59-28

KINSTON — The No. 1 seed Vikings of Kinston jumped out to a 19-0 lead in the first quarter of Friday’s Class 2-A playoff against visiting ...

November 14th, 2015 |  


BRIEFS…

Ex-Knight a pre-season all-conference pick***BUIES CREEK — D.J. Mason, a graduate of West Bladen High, has been named to the pre-season All-Big ...

November 14th, 2015 |  


Eagles advance with OT win, 35-34

ELIZABETHTOWN — It was playoff football at its best, and it all came down to a single moment — a moment that all but froze in time with th...

November 13th, 2015 |  


West Bladen falls, 59-28

KINSTON — The West Bladen Knights fell in the first round of the Class 2-A East playoffs on Friday, losing to Kinston 59-28.The No. 16 seed Knig...

November 13th, 2015 |  


N.C. State extends Gottfried’s contract, raises salary to $2.5 million

RALEIGH (WNCN) – N.C. State has signed its two head basketball coaches, men’s coach Mark Gottfried and women’s coach Wes Moore, to c...

November 13th, 2015 |  


U.S. Soccer curtails heading by young players

U.S. Soccer curtails heading by young players

RALEIGH (WTVD) — U.S. Soccer wants its youth leagues to cut back on heading, but changes aren’t coming in the form of mandates by the fede...

November 12th, 2015 |