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The Go-To: Episode 1.1 Anthony Council

Smithfield-Selma's dynamic senior point guard is averaging 30 points per game, but he's unsigned and has no offers.

Area Calendar for the week of January 16, 2019

Wednesday, Jan. 16 Varsity Boys Basketball Neuse Charter vs Midway, 8:30 p.m. North Johnston at Beddingfield, 8 p.m. Cleveland at Southern Nash, 8 p.m.   Varsity Girls …

School Sports
Guess Who?

Guess Who?

“Guess Who?” is a weekly photo feature from The Wilson Times sports photo archives that will run each Saturday in the Times sports section. If you know or would like to guess who is in the photo, please leave a comment below.
“Guess Who?” is a weekly photo feature from The Wilson Times sports photo archives that will run …

Corinth Holders places 6th at Jolly Roger Invite

Neuse Charter senior Isaiah Deck locks up Harnett Central's Zach Lynch at the Jolly Roger Invitational Saturday at Corinth Holders. Deck won first place in the 170 pund weight class.
WENDELL — Four Johnston County wrestling teams made their way to Wendell for one of the biggest wrestling tournaments in the state: the seventh annual Jolly Roger Invitational with the host team …
Community Sports

No excuse for bad behavior

I have defended, or at least argued, a case for more information many times when the public becomes outraged at a hunter or angler. Many times, it is due to the angle of the story where certain …
Pro Sports

Mason Diaz, the 2017 Southern National Motorsports Park champion, poses with his No. 90 car at Richmond (Va.) Raceway, where he will make his NASCAR Xfinity Series debut Friday, Sept. 21, in the Go Bowling 250.

2017 SNMP champion Diaz to make NASCAR Xfinity Series debut Friday

Southern National Motorsports Park has been the training ground for such NASCAR Cup champions as Jimmie Johnson and Denny Hamlin and now another SNMP racer, Mason Diaz, hopes to make his mark at a …

College Notebooks
Duke Notebook

Blue Devils get good news on Tre Jones

Duke’s Tre Jones (3) tangles with Syracuse’s Frank Howard during the first half of Monday’s game in Durham. Jones was injured on the play, but his time away from the floor may not be as long as what was originally feared by the Blue Devils.
After the Syracuse game, Duke coach Mike Krzyzewski said that he expected Tre Jones to “be out for a while, I think…” But then Krzyzewski spoke with The Athletic’s Dana …
NC State Notebook

North Carolina State’s Matthew McKay (7) celebrates his touchdown with Damien Darden (47) while C.J. Riley (19) and Tyler Dabbs (37) look on during a game against Georgia State on Sept. 8 in Raleigh. With last Saturday’s game against West Virginia called off due to Hurricane Florence, the Wolfpack had an extra week to prepare for its game Saturday at Marshall. AP

Wolfpack ready to get back to action vs. Marshall

N.C. State is focused on controlling the controllables.  After last weekend’s highly anticipated showdown with No. 12 West Virginia was scuttled due to Hurricane Florence, the Wolfpack …

Fike @ 50
Fike: A new brand of football
Friday the 13th of September, 1968, was not an unlucky day for the Fike High varsity football team. The Cyclones, the defending … Read More