2013-10-28

New library books

Following are new books at the Wilson County Public Library.

 

Adult Fiction

Seven-day checkout. A book may be renewed one time unless there is a reserve on it, in which case it cannot be renewed, unless it is New Adult Fiction with …

Moving on

Fike overcomes jitters to advance past West Brunswick in 3 games

As the first-game lead for the host Fike High varsity volleyball team blossomed to a commanding 19-4 margin, the early indications called for an abbreviated afternoon versus West Brunswick in the opening round of the N.C. High School Athletic …

Chapel Hill simply dominates Hunt

Big plays by Big Eight power lead to sweep of Lady Warriors

The 3-A Big Eight Conference is simply dominant when it comes to volleyball.

Cardinal Gibbons has seven straight state titles. Cedar Ridge dominated 2-A before rising up. Orange has a state championship and Hunt’s Saturday opponent — …

CBA’s Walker outlasts Hunt’s Love for 3-A East title repeat


ROCKY MOUNT — As she watched her winner drop inside the right sideline to close out the second set of Saturday’s N.C. High School Athletic Association 3-A girls tennis East Regional singles championship, C.B. Aycock junior Ashton Walker …

CBA, NJ eliminated from volleyball postseason


For North Johnston and C.B. Aycock, stays in the N.C. High School Athletic Association volleyball playoffs were short-lived.

Entering as the No. 2 3-A seed from the split 3-A/4-A Eastern Carolina Conference, host CBA (5-13) was dismissed in five …

Lady Bruins swept at Elizabeth City

ELIZABETH CITY — The Beddingfield High volleyball team snuck into the N.C. High School Athletic Association 2-A playoffs as a wild card team but host Elizabeth City Northeastern made sure the Lady Bruins didn’t get too comfortable. …

Lady Bruins duo takes third in 2-A East Regional

Area Roundup

SNOW HILL — The Beddingfield High girls tennis doubles team of Caroline Smith-Haley Beamon improved its chances at the N.C. High School Athletic 2-A individual championship tournament with a third-place finish at Saturday’s East Regional …

Bulldogs win 4-1 at NGU


TIGERVILLE, S.C. — Successful road teams often find themselves in the upper tier of conference standings, and the Barton College men’s soccer team did just that by adding another notch to its road resume Saturday.

The Bulldogs, after …

BC women blanked 1-0


TIGERVILLE, S.C. — Three times this season, the Barton College women’s soccer team has compiled a winning streak of three matches.

The Lady Bulldogs will wait a while longer for their first four-win spree.

North …

JV: Hunt football wins sixth straight

The Hunt High football team stayed unbeaten through six games in winning its 3-A Big East Conference opener Thursday at home over Rocky Mount 41-32.

The Warriors, whose originally scheduled conference opener against Northern Nash on Oct. 10 was …

Tanker crash, gas spill closes U.S. 301


LUCAMA — Officials closed a two-mile stretch of U.S. 301 for about 10 hours after a fuel tanker crash flooded the highway with gasoline Saturday night.

Firefighters and hazardous materials cleanup crews spent hours mopping up the spill …

GOP sets course for 2014


Republicans listened to beach music, shucked oysters and urged voters to start working early for 2014 races during the Wilson County Republican Party’s fifth annual oyster roast on Saturday.

Close to 200 people filled the Boyette hangar at …