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From all angles, Hunt sweeps aside Southern Nash
Rare will be the night during the 2020 season where the Hunt High varsity volleyball team has a setter that flirts with the 25-30 … Read More
Lady Panthers 3-0 after sweeping Beddingfield in its opener
The difference in experience, both overall and immediate, was apparent between varsity volleyball teams from Beddingfield and North … Read More
Lady Chargers shackle Greenfield for third straight win
Brian Trull would much rather talk about his team’s defense. But if the Wilson Christian varsity girls basketball team can … Read More
High winds spread fire at cotton gin
ELM CITY — Some 50 firefighters from five departments fought a stubborn cotton waste fire adjacent to the Silver Lake Growers … Read More
High winds cause fire to leap from burn pile at Silver Lake Growers Gin on NC 58
High winds cause fire to leap from burn pile at Silver Lake Growers Gin on NC 58 Read More
Stantonsburg 'like an island' as water rises after Tropical Storm Eta
STANTONSBURG — This southern Wilson County town was almost cut off from the rest of the world Friday as runoff from Tropical Storm … Read More
Fire displaces Wilson family
A Wilson family was displaced when a fire raced through a Longview Street home Wednesday afternoon. Battalion Commander Jim Miller … Read More
Greenlight doubles up E.B. Sports to claim Little League title
The first time through the Greenlight batting order was a feeling-out process against E.B. Sports starting pitcher Brayden … Read More
Quick work in the sweet potato field
Farm hands hurriedly gather sweet potatoes in this time-lapse video from a Vick Family Farms field off N.C. 58 in Wilson. “We’re … Read More
Game of thrones: Greenfield subdues Woodlawn 4-1, returns to championship game
Strike up the cars, not the buses, for Saturday afternoon on Forbes Field. The Greenfield School varsity boys soccer team is back … Read More
Using their heads, Chargers return to championship
Soccer can often present itself as a cruel game, where teams that sustain consistent offensive pressure are foiled with disastrous … Read More
Chargers click in runaway win over Cramerton Christian
With an adept display of passing, particularly within the opponent’s 18-yard line, Wilson Christian dazzled Cramerton Christian 9-0 … Read More
Lady Chargers withstand Vandalia to reach state semifinals
One of the maturation processes of a championship-caliber team is the ability to weather the best efforts and plans of an inferior, … Read More
Knights kick off playoffs with 9-0 rout of Kerr-Vance
The three-game skid by the Greenfield School boys soccer team seemed a lot further than a month ago after the Knights kicked off the … Read More
Grit and grind of Lady Knights produces trip to semis
Throughout the 2020 season, Greenfield School girls tennis coach Robin Morrison has praised the numbers that her Lady Knights have … Read More
Like ‘a well-oiled machine’: Wilson Christian thumps Berean Baptist in playoff opener
The potential lethality of the Wilson Christian varsity volleyball team came to the forefront during the second set of Thursday’s … Read More
Heads up: Powell lifts Greenfield past WCD 2-1 on Senior Night
Despite being a popular header target on corner kicks for the Greenfield School varsity boys soccer team, senior Will Powell estimates … Read More
With full squad, Lady Knights trim WCD in rematch, 5-4
This time, there were no defaults or forfeits standing in the way of the Greenfield School girls tennis team. Six days following a … Read More
In potential title preview, Chargers foiled by Alamance rally
Given the opponent, coy was the preferred approach from the Wilson Christian varsity boys soccer team Monday night. Facing an … Read More
Greenfield wins third in a row, sweeps Liberty Christian to maintain 2nd in CPIC
The prevailing book on the 2020 Greenfield School varsity volleyball team has been that of a defense that is ahead of its … Read More
Getting the W: Cyclones survive ironman football, defeat Lawrence in season opener for first victory in 2 years
Three minutes into the 2020 season for the Community Christian School eight-player football team, Cyclones head coach Andy Jackson had … Read More
Tired Lady Chargers grind past Conquerors in 3
Coming off its most comprehensive performance of the season Monday night, the Wilson Christian varsity volleyball team needed to find … Read More
Patience guides WCA to win in battle of Chargers
Three minutes into the second half Monday night, Wilson Christian junior Nestor Castro dribbled in the direction of the end line as … Read More
Knights dictate to Chargers in 3-0 victory
For the second straight match to open 2020, an energy shift for the Greenfield School varsity boys soccer team in the second half made … Read More