May 30, 2016

Probably more than any other time this season, there is drama for East Carolina and other schools in the Carolinas with today’s NCAA tournament selection show looming.

The Pirates (34-21-1) still are projected as an at-large selection, but their resume took a hit with a surprising 0-...

Anders: 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...

FC duo signs with Cape Fear

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...

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....