May 29, 2016

Michael Taylor and Shaft Parker have been playing basketball together for more than half of their lives.

After both signed Friday to play this fall at Cape Fear Community College, they should have at least two more years of being teammates in front of them.

The pair helped...

Memorial Day is like Christmas for racing fans

May 29, 2016

Everyone has days they circle on the calendar, ones they look forward to all year long.

Today is mine.

There are few days that are better to be a race fan than this one, a day that starts at the Formula 1 Grand Prix of Monaco, then cuts to Indianapolis for the 100th running of the...

Conley falls short of state finals

May 28, 2016

FAYETTEVILLE — D.H. Conley’s softball team will have to wait two more years to try to break what head coach Wayne Deans jokingly calls the “even year curse” after the second-seeded Vikings’ shot at consecutive 4-A state championships ended Friday in a 1-0 loss at No....

Vikings force Game 3 in East finals

May 27, 2016

D.H Conley’s loss Tuesday in Game 1 of the 4-A East Regional softball finals was all about how the Vikings squandered scoring opportunities against Cape Fear.

When the Vikes got those opportunities Thursday night in Game 2, they cashed in and set up a return trip to Fayetteville...