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Northside Panthers

County teams start basketball state playoffs Tuesday

The Washington High School boys and the Northside girls host first round basketball state tournament games Tuesday, while the Panthers boys and Southside girls open ... Read more

by Steve Barnes, Saturday, February 24, 2024 5:21 pm

Northside Panthers

Jones decision causes football scheduling problems

Jones High School’s recent decision to drop to 8-man football in the fall is causing consternation as fellow Coastal Plains Conference schools scramble to find ... Read more

by Steve Barnes, Friday, February 23, 2024 7:55 pm

Northside Panthers

Gibbs joins Bulldogs in the fall

Northside lineman Tate Gibbs will be a member of the Barton College Bulldogs in the fall. Gibbs, a 6’3 285 lb. lineman on both sides ... Read more

by Steve Barnes, Friday, February 23, 2024 1:46 pm

Northside Panthers

Basketball state tournament seeds to be announced Saturday

The Washington High School boys basketball team has the best chance of the county schools to have a first round home game in the state ... Read more

by Steve Barnes, Thursday, February 22, 2024 2:29 pm

Northside Panthers

Corprew commits to NC Wesleyan

Standout Northside running back Jamie Corprew will get a chance to play college football for North Carolina Wesleyan in Rocky Mount in the fall. Corprew ... Read more

by Steve Barnes, Tuesday, February 20, 2024 3:58 pm

Sports

Washington advances in EPC tournament

There was no need for overtime this time. 10 days after last place North Pitt wiped out a 23-7 first quarter deficit to force an ... Read more

by Steve Barnes, Monday, February 19, 2024 9:52 pm

Sports

Pack wrestlers complete best season in more than a decade

Pride replaced disappointment for senior Bryant Smith and the rest of the Washington High School wrestling team a couple days after a whirlwind weekend at ... Read more

by Steve Barnes, Monday, February 19, 2024 6:26 pm

Northside Panthers

Adebayo starts All-Star game

Former Northside standout and current Miami Heat star Bam Adebayo started Sunday’s NBA All-Star game in place of injured Philadelphia 76er’s center Joel Embiid. The ... Read more

by Steve Barnes, Monday, February 19, 2024 3:25 pm

ECU Pirates

Byrd earns historic at-bat

It’s been a historic week for East Carolina baseball player Parker Byrd. His long road back from a boating accident on Bath Creek in July ... Read more

by Steve Barnes, Monday, February 19, 2024 11:52 am

Sports

Smith finishes second in state wrestling meet

Senior Bryant Smith came up short in his bid to become Washington High School’s first state championship wrestler since 2011. Cole Prichard of Morehead HS ... Read more

by Steve Barnes, Saturday, February 17, 2024 8:50 pm

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