It looks like I am about to have a second favorite NASCAR team. Michael Jordan and Denny Hamlin have partnered to start a team and I hope beyond hope it’s a Jordan car. Maybe black and red, maybe white, grey and teal or maybe ... just maybe, Carolina blue with a big white Jumpman logo across…

Thursday, September 17, 2020

Editor’s note: Fred Britton, formerly of Edenton, died on Sept. 3, 2020. He was a graduate of John A. Holmes High School and a member of the Aces’ 1960 football team, which won Class 2-A state football championship. His obituary can be found online at https://www.hdoliver.com/obituary/Fred-W…

The 2020 Colonial Tennis Tournament will be held on October 10-11 at the tennis courts at the high school in Edenton. Hosted by the Chowan Tennis Association, the Colonial is one of the longest running tennis tourneys in the state. Youth, women, and men’s single divisions offered, as well as…

The 2020 Colonial Tennis Tournament will be held on October 10-11 at the tennis courts at the high school in Edenton. Hosted by the Chowan Tennis Association, the Colonial is one of the longest running tennis tourneys in the state. Youth, women, and men’s single divisions offered, as well as…

Special Editions

Thursday, September 17, 2020

John A. Holmes High School’s Aces Wall of Fame gains new members with East Carolina University ties.

Thursday, August 27, 2020

Register now for Rec soccer

If you like basketball and aren’t already watching the NBA Playoffs, I implore you to check it out. I’m not promising you that you are going to love or even like what you see but you may never see it again.

Thursday, August 13, 2020

Create a list of the greatest point guards in NBA history. Now cross off Magic Johnson and Oscar Robertson, those guys are on a level all by themselves. I’m here to tell you that Damian Lillard is as good as anyone you have remaining on that list.

Thursday, August 06, 2020

First pitches

John A. Holmes High School is among nine schools in the North Carolina High School Athletic Association Region I that was ejection free during the 2019-20 school year.

Dear Steamers Supporters,

Thursday, July 30, 2020

Recreation department postpones fall football

Edenton Steamers players Houston Wright and Alex Shirazi earned the Tidewater Summer League’s batting and pitcher player of the week honors, respectively, for July 20-26,.

I am where social media copy and paste campaigns come to die. Despite my rebellious nature, when challenged this week by my buddy Ian to share a daily picture of my 10 favorite athletes to watch, I participated.

Thursday, July 23, 2020

Youth Fall Coach Pitch (5-8) Baseball Registration

I honestly don’t remember how it came up, I can only assume one of the guys was busting another another fella’s chops but while hanging with friends this weekend, the subject of Bobby Bonilla Day came up.

Thursday, July 16, 2020

Aside from Mack Brown, or anyone that works for him, nobody wants to see the Tar Heels play football this season more than me.

The Albemarle Commission Area Agency on Aging & Senior Nutrition Program, in partnership with the Edenton Steamers and the Inner Banks Santa Claus, will host its annual Christmas in July ballgame Thursday, July 23, at Historic Hicks Field, in Edenton.

John A. Holmes football team ranked No. 3 in pre-season poll