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Dec. 16, 2014 @ 09:20 PM

R-S Central Grapplers defeat Kings Mountain 42-29

R-S Central’s wrestlers proved that they are serious contenders for the SMAC championship as they easily disposed of Kings Mountain 42-29 Tuesday night at the Palace.  

Dec. 21, 2014 @ 10:51 AM

Local schools rank in Cup standings

Thomas Jefferson Classical Academy sits in second place in the Southern Piedmont Conference in the latest Wells Fargo Conference Cup standings.


Dec. 21, 2014 @ 10:22 AM

Hilltoppers edge past Chase in wrestling

Sometimes, it’s all about the numbers.

And, of course, strategy.


Dec. 21, 2014 @ 08:27 AM

Cavaliers drop pair at Shelby

Down 14 going into the fourth quarter, the East Rutherford men’s basketball team rallied to cut Shelby’s lead to four.


Dec. 18, 2014 @ 01:01 PM

GWU tight end Cranfill earns honor

Gardner-Webb tight end Seth Cranfill was named second-team FCS All-America by the Associated Press on Wednesday afternoon.


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Dec. 21, 2014 @ 10:51 AM

Local schools rank in Cup standings

Thomas Jefferson Classical Academy sits in second place in the Southern Piedmont Conference in the latest Wells Fargo Conference Cup standings.


Dec. 21, 2014 @ 10:22 AM

Hilltoppers edge past Chase in wrestling

Sometimes, it’s all about the numbers.

And, of course, strategy.


Dec. 21, 2014 @ 08:27 AM

Cavaliers drop pair at Shelby

Down 14 going into the fourth quarter, the East Rutherford men’s basketball team rallied to cut Shelby’s lead to four.


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Dec. 18, 2014 @ 01:01 PM

GWU tight end Cranfill earns honor

Gardner-Webb tight end Seth Cranfill was named second-team FCS All-America by the Associated Press on Wednesday afternoon.


Dec. 15, 2014 @ 09:25 PM

Okafort helps No. 2 Duke beat Elon 75-62

Jahlil Okafor had a season-high 25 points and set a Duke freshman record with 20 rebounds in the second-ranked Blue Devils' 75-62 victory over Elon on Monday night.


Dec. 15, 2014 @ 09:23 PM

Georgia Tech beats Appalachian State 70-57

Marcus Georges-Hunt bounced back from a pair of subpar games to score 15 points, all in the first half, and lead Georgia Tech to a 70-57 win over Appalachian State.


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Nov. 20, 2014 @ 12:38 PM

NFLPA appeals Adrian Peterson's suspension

The NFL players' union has appealed the league's suspension of Adrian Peterson.


Oct. 28, 2014 @ 12:06 PM

Last weekend for racing coming at Harris

Oct. 30 through Nov. 1 will mark the final weekend of the racing season at Harris Speedway.


Oct. 27, 2014 @ 12:26 PM

Feb. 9 trial date set in MLB steroid case

A trial date has been set for four men charged in Major League Baseball's performance-enhancing drugs scandal.


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Dec. 07, 2014 @ 09:00 PM

It’s basketball ... sort of

I would like to apologize in advance to any North Carolina basketball fans I may offend with this editorial, but this has to be put on paper.


Nov. 29, 2014 @ 08:59 PM

Proposed changes for the 2015 football season

Football season is officially over in Rutherford County and before preparation for the 2015 season gets underway, here are a few changes I would like to see for next season. 


Nov. 22, 2014 @ 07:08 PM

Growing up and growing old with ‘The Duke’

When I was in first grade Stanley Elementary School held a spirit week.