Thursday, November 19, 2020

Aces women’s soccer team to hold interest meeting

Thursday, November 12, 2020

The Carolina Shockwave 8U Softball team, out of Edenton, took second place during the Top Gun Winter World Series in Myrtle Beach, SC, recently. The team placed second in a two-day tournament among 15 top teams from North and South Carolina.

Wayne Newsome scored his 15th hole in one on Nov. 5 at the Links at Mulberry Hill, outside of Edenton.

Did you know that we are less than two weeks away from the start of college basketball? My beloved Tar Heels tip off on the 30th and word out of Chapel Hill has been delightful. As eager as I am to talk about it, I’m not yet done with the football season.

Thursday, November 12, 2020

Did you know that we are less than two weeks away from the start of college basketball? My beloved Tar Heels tip off on the 30th and word out of Chapel Hill has been delightful. As eager as I am to talk about it, I’m not yet done with the football season.

Thursday, October 29, 2020

Rec Center reopens for activities

Thursday, October 22, 2020

Between the NBA playoffs, college football, the Hurricanes’ playoff push and life in a global pandemic, I have to admit that I hadn’t spent as much time watching the NFL this season as I would have liked. I have begun paying more attention recently and feel like I’ve awoken in some Marvel st…

Thursday, October 08, 2020

Football team begins fall skill development workouts

Thursday, October 01, 2020
Thursday, September 24, 2020

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…

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.