BEULAVILLE — East Duplin controlled the clock and the ball, but the scoreboard belonged to Tarboro on Friday night.
The Vikings scored once early and took advantage of a late East Duplin turnover for the go-ahead score in a crazy fourth quarter for a 13-10 win at Charles R. Powers Stadium. (Read more)
Tarboro High Football
The Nash County Board of Elections will examine instant runoff voting results for the fifth and final seat on the N.C. Court of Appeals.
The county’s elections board and staff will meet at 10 a.m. Monday inside the auditorium of the Nash County Agriculture Center to count tallies for Court of Appeals Judge candidates Cressie Thigpen and Doug McCullough. They are the two leading vote-getters in this year’s judicial race, which had 11 other candidates. (Read more)
Instant Run Off Voting
Congratulations Tarboro Vikings one more game at home on Friday December 3, 2010 and you can go to the state playoffs the following week. Can you say “Repeat?”
Tarboro will host East Bladen on Friday December 3rd.
Tarboro High Football
President Obama needed 12 stitches on his upper lip after he was inadvertently hit this morning while playing basketball with friends and family at Fort McNair in Washington, D.C. The president was playing defense when Rey Decerega, an opposing player, turned into him to take a shot and his elbow hit Obama in the mouth. The president was given a local anesthetic for the procedure. (Read more)
Jim Black, a BP incident commander for the company’s Gulf of Mexico oil spill response team, died in a small plane crash near Destin, Fla., on Tuesday night, the company confirmed. The Coast Guard said the small plane crashed Tuesday about 7:30 p.m. in Choctawhatchee Bay. Black, whose job at the oil giant was director of operations for the Gulf Coast Restoration Organization, spent a lot of his time during the past several months in and around New Orleans. (Read more)
PINETOPS — Sandra Langley is neither retired nor deceased, but, already, a gymnasium is named in her honor.
"It’s nice to get your flowers before you die," she remarked with a smile.
SouthWest Edgecombe High’s Sandra Shelton Langley Gymnasium has been the home for four state championship basketball teams and four others that finished as state runners-up. (Read more)
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Well today is the day
Let’s get this party started Gryphons!! Tickets will be available at the Gateway between noon – 2pm if you would like to stop by. After 2pm you can get them at the door while they last.
Also don’t forget: "This is a dress to impress affair" ladies are going all out so fellas bring your "A Game"