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Oct. 12, 2014 @ 10:17 AM

Owls release 2015 schedule

The Coastal Plain League (CPL) unveiled its 2015 baseball schedule Friday, including some new teams in the league.

Oct. 09, 2014 @ 09:47 AM

Owls hire Maguire as manager

The Forest City Owls have reached down to their former home to find its next manager.

Oct. 08, 2014 @ 02:33 PM

Home (Coming) is where the heart is

We have all heard the old adage, “Home is where the heart is”, meaning that no matter where you live, home is the place where you would love to be. You have a deep-rooted connection to your home that can never be broken. The same principle is true of sports and that fact was reinforced this weekend by a pair of seemingly unrelated examples, the Gardner-Webb Bulldogs and the Charlotte Hornets.

Oct. 07, 2014 @ 11:07 AM

McGowan inducted into GWU Hall of Fame

Former NAIA All-American and Forest City resident Terry McGowan was inducted into the Gardner-Webb University Athletic Hall of Fame Friday.

Oct. 06, 2014 @ 12:14 PM

Bulldogs hold off ’Niners 27-24

For the second year in a row it looked as if the Gardner-Webb Bulldogs were going to give away a double digit fourth quarter lead to the Charlotte 49ers, but Kenny Cook recovered an onside kick after Austin Duke’s 80-yard touchdown with 2:21left in the contest, as GWU held off UNCC 27-24.