September 13, 2019

Week 4 of the prep football season has arrived and it looks to be the first week in which each game will be played on Friday as scheduled. It’s about time.

Rocky Mount Prep is the lone area team with a bye this week; The Jaguars are back in action when they host Louisburg on Sept. 20.…

Week 3 prep football capsules

September 06, 2019

We’re into the third week of high school football, and it’s the third week that games have been postponed, canceled or moved to different dates.

Weather stemming from Hurricane Dorian threw a wrench into yet another sports week as Southern Nash, Rocky Mount Academy, SouthWest Edgecombe…

Football roundup: SWE, North Edgecombe win big

September 04, 2019

SouthWest Edgecombe hasn’t had any trouble scoring points through the first two weeks of the football season.

The points-scoring machine that is the Cougars’ earned a 62-27 victory against South Central on Wednesday, in a non-conference game that was moved up from Friday due to the…

Prep football capsules for Week 1: Faith Christian begins title defense

August 23, 2019

Rocky Mount High and Tarboro kicked off the prep football season Thursday night. The rest of the area teams are in action Friday.

Here’s a rundown of those games:

Northern Nash (0-0) at East Wake (0-0)

Kickoff: 7 p.m. Friday

The matchup: A new-look Northern Nash team will look to establish…