Heritage defeats Wake Forest in last game of the season

Heritage 3 Wake Forest 1 by Marty Simpkins WAKE FOREST – It was a special night for Heritage volleyball as they defeated Wake Forest, 3-1 (25-15, 19-25, 25-21, 25-22) on Monday. It was Senior Night, the last game of the regular season, and they also had breast cancer...

Business Briefs — Oct. 16, 2014

Wammock at N.C. State Fair Wammock Utility Buildings will feature a line of storage buildings at the N.C. State Fair, Oct. 16-26. Located at Louisburg and Rocky Mount, Wammock manufactures utility buildings and gazebos locally with first quality materials. A 4-foot by 4-foot ramp...

Red Rams take down Unicorns in colossal match

Franklinton 2 NCSSM 0 by Marty Simpkins FRANKLINTON — The North Carolina School of Science and Math soccer team were undefeated in conference. That is until Franklinton came along. The Red Rams defeated the Unicorns 2-0 last Wednesday at home in a game that put Franklinton at the...

Husband and wife coach the best two golf teams in the Cap 8 conference

by Marty Simpkins Coach Carolyn Reitz of Wakefield has won almost every single conference golf match this year. Her only loss was to her husband, Ron Reitz of Heritage. The couple has been married for 50 years and they have enjoyed every minute of it. Even when they play against...

Miracle League fall festival Oct. 24

LOUISBURG — The Miracle League of Franklin County will host their annual Fall Festival for children and adults with special needs, Saturday, Oct. 24, from 6 to 8 p.m. at Louisburg High School. Donations of cupcakes and cakes are being sought for the festival, as well as goody-bag...