After loss, Newton vows Super Bowl return

After loss, Newton vows Super Bowl return

SANTA CLARA, Calif. (AP) — Carolina quarterback Cam Newton didn’t say much after the Panthers lost Super Bowl 50 on Sunday night, but the ...

February 8th, 2016 |  


Union County race team testing at Rockingham Speedway

Union County race team testing at Rockingham Speedway

ROCKINGHAM — For 19-year-old Collin Fern, the half-mile practice track behind Rockingham Speedway is a lot different than the dirt tracks heR...

January 12th, 2016 |  


Speedway plans accelerating

Speedway plans accelerating

ROCKINGHAM — A Union County-based motorsports team is planning to bring affordable racing back to Rockingham Speedway in 2016.James Martin of Le...

January 10th, 2016 |  


376 hunters bag 93 deer in Anson County Chamber’s Big-Game Hunt

376 hunters bag 93 deer in Anson County Chamber’s Big-Game Hunt

The Anson County Chamber of Commerce recently hosted its 18th annual Big-Game Hunt tournament.Hunter Williams of Marshville and Dean Effird of Albemar...

January 2nd, 2016 |  


Bearcats rally to sting Yellowjackets

WADESBORO — Hosting your first tournament isn’t the time you want to come up short on the scoreboard, but Anson went into the locker room ...

December 22nd, 2015 |  


Spring sports sign-ups open Jan. 4

Spring registration for youth sports through Anson County Parks and Registration will open on Jan. 4.Registration will be open for tee ball for kids a...

December 21st, 2015 |  


Richmond crushes Anson

Richmond crushes Anson

Both of Anson’s varsity basketball teams went 1-2 in their contests last week.In the game against Richmond on Dec. 9, Anson grabbed the early le...

December 14th, 2015 |  


Richmond crushes Anson

Richmond crushes Anson

Both of Anson’s varsity basketball teams lost their games to Richmond on Wednesday night, with Richmond taking the game with a 43-point gap.Anso...

December 9th, 2015 |  


HOLLA youth tennis team launches $25K fundraiser

MORVEN — Ten years ago, HOLLA founder and CEO Leon Gatewood started Helping Our Loved Ones Learn and Achieve after hearing startling statistics ...

December 7th, 2015 updated: December 8th, 2015. |  


Anson’s Anthony has historic moment vs. Panthers

Anson’s Anthony has historic moment vs. Panthers

NEW ORLEANS (AP) — The New Orleans Saints became the first team in NFL history to score 2 points defensively on a failed extra point kick when r...

December 7th, 2015 |