LOUISBURG - Hazel Wilson Burkam, 82, died Thursday, Oct. 24, 2013. A memorial service will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday, Oct. 26, at Sandy Creek Baptist Church, Louisburg. Family and friends will be received immediately following the service.
LOUISBURG - Funeral services for Polly Ann Green Harris, 55, who died Friday, Oct. 25, 2013, will be held Monday, Oct. 28, at 1 p.m. at Allen Chapel Missionary Baptist Church, with the Rev. Claude Dunston officiating. Burial will follow in the church cemetery.
LOUISBURG -- It’s not a given that the winner of Friday’s Tar-Roanoke Athletic Conference football grudge match between Granville Central and Louisburg will ultimately claim the league championship.
But it’s almost a certainly that the loser will fall out of the title race, barring an unexpected turn of events heading into the final two weeks of the regular season.
CREEDMOOR -- It’s official -- the Northern Carolina Conference football standings are currently a jumbled mess at the top.
Four teams are tied atop the NCC after Friday’s action, which included South Granville’s 28-21 home victory over Bunn.
ROANOKE RAPIDS -- Franklinton has shown a penchant for being able to win close games during Jeremy Buck’s two-year stint as head coach.
The Red Rams added to that clutch total Friday with a 19-15 comeback victory at Roanoke Rapids in an important Northern Carolina Conference football showdown.