Heritage scores four to down Wake Forest

By Marty Simpkins Staff Writer WAKE FOREST — Wake Forest couldn’t upset two teams in a row when they lost at Heritage, 4-2 Sept. 17. Coming off the big win against Wakefield the Monday night prior, the Cougars couldn’t keep the momentum going against the Huskies, who improved to...

Lady Red Rams smash the competition

By David Allen Staff Writer FRANKLINTON — The Franklinton High School volleyball team is 9-3 and 5-3 in conference after a shutout win against  Southern Vance Tuesday. “I’m happy with the way things are going,” head coach Crystal Barnes said. “This is a great group of girls and...

Gerrymandering: The next ice-bucket challenge?

Whoever came up with the ALS ice bucket challenge deserves to be enshrined in the marketing hall of fame. It accomplished the dual purpose of focusing attention on Lou Gehrig’s disease while also raising millions of dollars for finding a cure. It caused us to ponder how we might...