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The J.H. Rose volleyball team capped an unbeaten week with a 3-0 sweep of cross-county rival South Central despite three hotly contested sets on Thursday night.

Almost two dozen current and former East Carolina University student-athletes completed necessary coursework and were poised to receive their degrees during the 112th fall commencement ceremonies this weekend.

Undefeated Georgia kept a steady lead over East Carolina in women’s basketball action in Minges Coliseum on Thursday, lending to the Bulldogs finishing out a 66-45 victory over ECU.

Solar farm developers are having a field day with farmland in North Carolina. We will never recover the lost farmland that is now used by solar plants.

Bless Jarvis Memorial UMC members’ hearts for supporting the staff and students of Lakeforest Elementary with food, school supplies and encouragement for many years now!

Bill Barr can take the heat, and on Tuesday the stalwart Attorney General guaranteed he’ll get it when he said “to date, we have not seen fraud on a scale that could have effected a different outcome in the election.”

Walter Williams loved teaching. Unlike too many other teachers today, he made it a point never to impose his opinions on his students. Those who read his syndicated newspaper columns know that he expressed his opinions boldly and unequivocally there. But not in the classroom.

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One month out from North Carolina’s 2020 elections we now have greater perspective on what happened. Cut it and slice it any way you want, the elections were a disaster for Democrats who were optimistic to recapture government. Here are my five takeaways why Democrats did poorly in our state:

BYH to the person who previously wrote into this column recommending visiting the Sycamore Baptist Hill Memorial at night time. The person was spot on as the lighting on the colored glass window pains are absolutely spectacular. I recommend visiting the memorial at night and you do not even …

While doing groundwork for the pivotal South Carolina primary, Democrat Joe Biden went to a local church to do what he does on Sundays — go to Mass.

Thank you for following the advice of everyone who cares: wear a mask, stay 6 feet apart, wash your hands, eat healthy and be physically active. This Saturday consider joining the monthly Walk with a Doc organized by the Brody School of Medicine students. Put on your mask and walking shoes a…

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