Young fishermen turn out for fishing rodeo at wildlife refuge Pee Dee Wildlife Refuge welcomed 22 young fishermen to its Youth Fishing Rodeo on May 4. Although there were some afternoon showers the kids toughed it out, waiting through the short rain showers and then heading back to fish again, according to Janet Gilreath, an administrative support specialist at Pee Dee.
Richard Jackson Jr. told Gilreath when he signed up that morning that he “came to win,” and he did, catching that day’s record of 12 ...
Wadesboro Rotary Club hosts another successful Sporting Clays Competition Buchanan Shoals was a beautiful setting on March 23 for the third annual Wadesboro Rotary Club Sporting Clays Competition.
Despite morning downpours, by start time the sun was shining and the 36 competitors enjoyed beautiful weather and a great event. Proceeds totaled nearly $4,000 and will be used to support the Rotary Youth Shooting Team and other community projects.
A big thank you to this year’s sponsors, Anson Bank & Trust, Anson Fam...
AHS girls’ soccer team celebrates Senior Night The Bearcats took on the Weddington Warriors in a girls soccer game on April 23, losing 11-0.
The girls celebrated senior night shortly before the game started.
This loss leaves the girls with an overall season score of 0-11 and an overall conference score of 0-8. The girls are ranked 990 out of 1114 nationally and 269 out of 315 in North Carolina as of April 22, according to high school sports website MaxPreps.com.
Girls’ softball team loses to Weddington, 2-0 The Lady Bearcats softball tema played hard at their April 23 game varsity softball game versus Weddington but lost 2-0.
Neither team had any runs until the third inning, when the Weddington Warriors finally made a run.
Weddington fans commented on the tough game and pitches from Anson player number 7. And all three times Anson player number 9 stepped out to bat, Weddington fans commented, “Oh, she’s that little speedy one. She’s fast .”...
Anson baseball gets a win for Senior Night The Bearcats have had a tough season, losing their April 23 game against Parkwood but bouncing back the next day to take on the same opponent, this time winning 14-6.
April 23 vs. Parkwood
The Bearcats played at Parkwood on April 23, losing 12-4.
This game took the Parkwood Rebels to a 3-15 season record while the Bearcats still stood with a 1-20 overall season record and a 0-13 conference record. The Anson boys were ranked 7,723 out ...