March 23, 2017

He was just a boy, 8 or 9 years old living in Germany, attending a Catholic school. His aunts were nuns.

But one day in 1936, the Nazis contacted his parents and declared they were Jewish and accused them of trying to pass as non-Jews.

Walter J. Pories, 87, a professor and founding chair of the…

ECU's Williams breathes new life

March 23, 2017

Even the slightest chance his college football career might have already ended was enough to play on the mind of Jimmy Williams.

The East Carolina wide receiver had completed a breakout junior, or was it senior, year despite his team’s disappointing 3-9 finish to the 2016 season. That was the…

Heels rally past Pirates

March 22, 2017

Two anticipated baseball matchups between East Carolina and North Carolina last season went to UNC in a major way in the form of a 26-5 combined advantage in runs.

Wednesday’s game at Clark-LeClair Stadium also was anticipated, evident by the attendance of 4,971, and much more competitive…


March 22, 2017

North Pitt junior Amanda Savage led the school’s girls’ soccer team in goals in each of her first two varsity seasons. Savage chatted with Reflector prep sports beat writer Jordan Anders before Wednesday’s game against Tarboro to discuss playing for the Panthers and the challenges…