Learn how to make baked chicken parm

Simple version of a family favorite

One of my favorite menu items at Italian restaurants is chicken Parmesan.

I’ve ordered it at any number of restaurants either locally or while traveling. There’s something extra delicious about the combination of breaded chicken and …

Should performance reviews be public?

Collins backs public records law reform to open state workers' personnel files

Parents could pore over teachers’ report cards along with their children’s if state lawmakers choose to make government workers’ performance evaluations public.

Rep. Jeff Collins plans to introduce a bill in the state House to …

Moving on

Defense keys Lady Bulldogs into Conference Carolinas semifinals

Facing a Belmont Abbey squad not known for its offensive proficiency, the Barton College women’s basketball team sufficiently enveloped the Lady Crusaders in the quarterfinal round of the 2013 Conference Carolinas tournament Tuesday evening …

Lady Cyclones light it up

CCS girls thrash Cresset Christian in first night game at school

The Community Christian School team christened a new era for the girls soccer program with an abbreviated 9-0 triumph against Cresset Christian Academy of Durham on a chilly, damp Tuesday evening.

For the first time, Community Christian played a …

Thomas keys BC to 3rd-place in Texas

AUSTIN, Texas — With freshman Edward Thomas III firing the final-round, second-lowest score of 1-under par 71, the Barton College men’s golf team tied for third in the vaunted St. Edward’s Invitational at Grey Rock Golf Club in the …

Beddingfield’s Amerson, Cuddington to run for Barton

The Beddingfield High track programs have emerged as major players in the N.C. High School Athletic Association 2-A ranks in recent years.

On Tuesday, two of the cogs in the Bruins’ rise made their college intentions official as seniors …

Beddingfield thumps Hunt 9-1 in damp debut

Area Roundup

The Beddingfield High softball team, the reigning N.C. High School Athletic Association 2-A champion, launched its 2013 season with a 9-1 triumph against visiting archrival Hunt on a chilly Tuesday evening.

Brooke Jones, a junior right-hander, …

Young Cyclones fall 9-3 to Bethel

A young Community Christian School baseball team continued to experience growing pains with a 9-3 loss at home to Bethel Christian of Kinston on Tuesday afternoon.

The contest was halted in the fifth inning because of the wet conditions and …

Fike blanks Conley 2-0 for 2nd win

GREENVILLE — Fike scored a goal in each half and junior goalkeeper E.J. Proctor and the Lady Demons defense made them stand for a 2-0 non-conference girls soccer win at D.H. Conley on Monday evening.

Sophomore Katie Stokely finished a pass …

JV: Fike splits first two games

The Fike High baseball team opened the 2013 at 1-1 following a 9-8 loss Monday at North Johnston and a 15-4 thrashing of SouthWest Edgecombe on opening day Friday.

Walks plagued the 3-A Big East Conference Golden Demons in the loss to the …