Steele signs to play volleyball at UNCC

Nya Steele signed a letter of intent on Oct. 8 to play for volleyball for UNC-CharlotteShe is the daughter of Dr. Anthony and Denise Steele, of Clemmo...

November 14th, 2017 |  


Anson falls to Richmond in 4-set loss

Anson falls to Richmond in 4-set loss

ROCKINGHAM — Richmond volleyball coach Shellie Wimpey believes her team got “a little complacent” during the third set of Wednesday&...

August 29th, 2017 |  


Ellerbe calls camp a ‘success’

Ellerbe calls camp a ‘success’

ROCKINGHAM — Although the Raiders had a dead period last week, the practice field at Richmond Senior High School was put to use on Saturday.More...

July 15th, 2017 |  


Anson High School coach, athletes recap track and field season

Anson High School’s track and field season came to an end on Saturday, May 20 at N.C. A&T University.The Bearcats had three girls participat...

June 29th, 2017 |  


Anson County wrestlers place in regional, North Carolina championships

Anson County wrestlers place in regional, North Carolina championships

Three high school wrestlers placed in the regional championship — and one at the state level — last month.Ravon Kirkland, Achee Hoskins an...

March 28th, 2017 |  


Living his dream: Morven native joins Saudi hoops team

Living his dream: Morven native joins Saudi hoops team

SAFWA, SAUDI ARABIA — Diondre Pratt always dreamed of playing professional basketball. Now, he is, and is enjoying traveling the world.Pratt, 22...

February 1st, 2017 updated: February 1st, 2017. |  


Benny Parsons forever remembered as he’s inducted into NASCAR Hall of Fame

Benny Parsons forever remembered as he’s inducted into NASCAR Hall of Fame

CHARLOTTE — Benny Parsons didn’t want the people to forget about him.Before the former NASCAR driver and analyst passed away from his batt...

January 28th, 2017 |  


Bearcats split games at Richmond

Bearcats split games at Richmond

ROCKINGHAM — The Anson County boys and girls varsity basketball teams split their season openers last Tuesday, Nov. 29, when they traveled to Ro...

December 9th, 2016 |  


Middle-school Anson Bearcats win football conference championship

Middle-school Anson Bearcats win football conference championship

The Anson Middle School Bearcats finished up their historic season Nov. 16 by defeating Spring Hill Middle School and winning the conference champions...

November 22nd, 2016 |  


Johnson inducted in Fayetteville State University Athletic Hall of Fame

Former Bowman High School student athlete Richard Johnson was inducted in the Athletic Hall of Fame on Oct. 28 at Fayetteville State University.At Fay...

November 18th, 2016 |