06th Oct2012

Lady Patriots escape Teachey With five-game win over WRH

by Lee Wagner

TEACHEY – Coaches and players alike on most good high-school athletic teams know who is good and who is not when it comes to their opponents, and sometimes – for a variety of reasons – they wind up making things tough on themselves.

06th Oct2012

Today in History – Kennedy supports bomb shelters for all Americans

by Ken Clarke

On this day in 1961, President John F. Kennedy told American families to build bomb shelters to help protect them from atomic fallout should a nuclear war begin between the US and the Soviet Union.

06th Oct2012

Lady Titans end tough period with victory over Lady Spartans

by Lee Wagner

ROSE HILL – Mark Twain once said, “It’s not the size of the dog in the fight, it’s the size of the fight in the dog,” and despite some tough losses over the last couple of weeks that allowed a 4-1 conference record dissipate into a 5-6 mark, you can bet on one thing – the fight never left the girls on the Trask High School volleyball team.

06th Oct2012

Lady Bulldogs bounce back from tough loss to defeat Pamlico

by Lee Wagner

HOLLY RIDGE – A lot of negative things took place on Tuesday when the Dixon High School volleyball team traveled to Jacksonville for a crucial rematch with Southwest Onslow – among them the loss of one of their top players when she withdrew from the team.

05th Oct2012

Holly Ridge VFW to host inshore fishing tournament

by Contributor

HOLLY RIDGE - The Holly Ridge VFW Post 9983 is ready to cast it line to host the Inshore Classic II.

05th Oct2012

Everybody plays and contributes In Topsail’s
volleyball win over Clinton

by Lee Wagner

HAMPSTEAD – Roget’s Thesaurus gives several definitions for the words routine and mundane including usual, habitual, customary and standard for routine and humdrum and commonplace for  mundane, and in a lot of ways all of those definitions were part of the volleyball contest between Topsail High School and conference foe Clinton last night in Hampstead.

05th Oct2012

SURF CITY POLICE STATS Sept. 25 – Oct 1

by Ken Clarke

CALLS FOR SERVICE

05th Oct2012

Free dance lessons in Sneads Ferry

by Contributor

SNEADS FERRY – Parents in Sneads Ferry contemplating dance lessons for their kids will have the opportunity to give it a try at no cost as next month there will be free dance lessons offered for children ages 5 to 9 years-old.