New York City mayor still won’t cheer for hometown Yankees

NEW YORK (AP) — He has served a full-term as New York City mayor, but Bill de Blasio has never attended a New York Yankees game during his tenur...

May 29th, 2017 |  


Boating access open

TAR HEEL — The N.C. Wildlife Resources Commission has reopened the Tar Heel boating access area located at 1000 Wildlife Landing Drive in Tar He...

May 28th, 2017 |  


Forget the track, now fix the car

Forget the track, now fix the car

Hey, NASCAR, the track isn’t the problem.It’s the dang car.If you watched the All-Star Race last weekend – and kudos to you if you s...

May 23rd, 2017 |  


SCOREBOARD

RACING***Dublin Motor SpeedwaySaturday’s results***Late Model1) Robbie Turner #222) Randy Guyton #853) Coley Jennerette #154) Michael Mason #115...

May 22nd, 2017 |  


Eian Hines takes second in state long jump; Eagles finish 10th in Class 2-A

Eian Hines takes second in state long jump; Eagles finish 10th in Class 2-A

GREENSBORO –East Bladen senior Eian Hines flew 23 feet, 2.25 inches Saturday to claim second place in the long jump at the North Carolina High S...

May 20th, 2017 |  


Driver safety still paramount to NASCAR

Driver safety still paramount to NASCAR

Last year I was working with a team and driver in the NASCAR Camping World Truck Series at Kansas. On lap 48, we got turned coming off turn four and t...

May 17th, 2017 |  


SPORTS BRIEFS

SPORTS BRIEFS

Open gym for volleyball setDUBLIN — West Bladen High will host a volleyball open gym from 8:30 to 10 a.m. on four Mondays this summer.The dates ...

May 17th, 2017 |  


College lacrosse team replaces warm-up music with Trump talk

GARDEN CITY, N.Y. (AP) — A suburban New York college lacrosse team has replaced its warm-up music with a recording of a portion of a speech by P...

May 16th, 2017 |  


Lady Eagles blanked by Dixon, 4-0

HOLLY RIDGE — The Lady Eagles of East Bladen found themselves in a quick hole Saturday against Dixon and went on to drop a 4-0 verdict in the se...

May 14th, 2017 |  


Eagles take tough loss to North Johnston, 9-8

KENLY — It was certainly an ending not worthy of its beginning Saturday, when an interference call in the top of the seventh negated an East Bla...

May 14th, 2017 |