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With an emphasis upon attracting the best high school and college baseball talent in the county, Matt Ballance, a Wilson County native, is stepping into the role of head coach for the Wilson American … more
On one of our recent daily walks that have become part of our routine during this time of coronavirus, my wife, Tabitha, and I cut behind Recreation Park Community Center from Lynch Circle. Walking … more
Years ago, my dad and I would go to Pinehurst to play in the Carolinas Father/Son Golf Tournament. We did it every year from the time I was 14 until I was in my mid- to late-20s.It was our time … more
The beginning of the end. Maybe Wilson County’s junior golfers can defy the blunt forecast. Only they can. After 41 eventful years, suspicions are surfacing the Larry Pittman … more
I got home around 3 a.m. The day was long. I sat patiently for 12 hours making sure to capture the images I needed and properly catalog them with captions and keywords. I was told at 9:30 a.m. I … more
Thus far, Wilson County’s three golf courses have experienced a minimum effect from the coronavirus threat and its resulting restrictions and shutdowns. Through Tuesday, golfing activities … more
Patch Wilkinson paced the 40-player field from nine eastern North Carolina golf courses and four Wedgewood players were among the winners in the recent Eastern Ladies League outing at Wedgewood … more
After four-plus decades, a defining signature of the Wilson County Junior Golf Association/Larry Pittman Memorial Championship is being shelved. Embracing the uniqueness of a golf event attracting … more
The Wilson Youth Soccer Association ‘09 Explosion boys kicked off the 2020 North Carolina Classic Spring League with a pair of recent victories, defeating Youngsville Area Kids Soccer 3-1 on … more
Can you remember the first time you went hunting or fishing? Who took you that first time? I grew up beside a pond. When I say beside, it was literally within 100 feet of the … more
Wilson City Little League is ready for its Southeast regional closeup. Starting this summer, Southern Bank Stadium will be home to the Little League Tournament of State Champions for the Ages 8-10 … more
I wrote about the crisis currently going on in the United States with declining hunting and fishing license sales, despite a growth in population over the past couple of decades. The dollars … more
Youth futsal RESULTS Matches from Feb. 8 Ages 5-6 Green 18 – Blue 0: Green- Connor Patterson 7, Shradha Das 6, Mason Burnette 3, Isabel Herrera 2 Orange 11 – Red 3: … more
Jeff Taylor recorded his first career hole-in-one Jan. 25 with the use of an 8-iron on the No. 10 layout at Wedgewood Public Golf Course. Taylor sank the shot from 154 yards away. Witnessing the … more
Two teams and one individual player from the Wilson-based 264 Futsal Club are set to compete in the U.S. Youth Futsal National Championships, starting Friday in Kansas City, Missouri. Both teams, … more
Youth futsal RESULTS Matches from Jan. 25-Feb. 1   Ages 5-6 Orange 3 – Purple 4: Orange- Max Nichols 1, Christian Wilkins 2; Purple- Ezra Harrell 3, Jaxson Tripp 1 Blue … more
I have written this outdoors column each week since 2011. It began with two newspapers, grew to as many as 17 and is currently in seven. I never missed a week … more
FAYETTEVILLE — The Wilson Parks and Recreation Department’s Champions in Motion cheerleading program sent four teams to the Champions In Motion championship competition over the weekend … more
Although the fledgling 264 Futsal Club is only three months old, placing a cap on its competitive ceiling on the regional and national stage is done at one’s peril. Club co-director Thomas … more
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