June 28, 2017

Coming off a four-win showing over the weekend at the Palmetto Invitational, Pitt County American Legion Post 39’s baseball team parlayed that momentum into a dominant effort Tuesday night in its return home.

Post 39 scored eight runs in the bottom of the first inning and never relented in a…

Pitt rallies to victory

June 28, 2017

CHOCOWINITY — Wash­ing­ton’s 12U all-stars took a 6-3 lead into the top of the sixth in­ning of Tues­day’s game against Pitt County in Babe Ruth dou­ble-elim­i­na­tion softball tour­na­ment action, but Pitt ral­lied to win, 7-6.


Former ECU coach remembers player killed in Raleigh shooting

June 28, 2017

Domonique Lennon very often had a dominant presence on the football field, but it was his steadfast commitment to finishing his degree in criminal justice at East Carolina University that will stand longest in the memory of his former coach.

Lennon, 24, a former safety on the ECU football team, was…

Lebo: Transfer craze could heighten

June 27, 2017

College basketball coaches across the country will spend the coming season coaching freshman players into stars — for someone else.

Others will see players have surprise breakout seasons only to realize those campaigns were merely auditions to open options to finish their careers elsewhere.…