The Daily Southerner, Tarboro, NC


  • Jamie-Willoughby.jpg Three teams head to state tourney

    Three Edgecombe County basketball teams will continue their season tonight when they play in the first round of the NCHSAA state playoffs.

    February 24, 2014 1 Photo

  • Ne'Tonya-Boddie.jpg Playoff spots on the line

    The Tarboro Lady Vikings are a guaranteed lock to make the 1-A NCHSAA state basketball playoffs Saturday when the brackets are released. The only other team in Edgecombe County that has a realistic shot is the SouthWest Edgecombe boys.

    February 21, 2014 2 Photos

  • David-Guevara.jpg Guevara to wrestle in state tournament

    Tarboro Vikings grappler David Guevara is looking to become a 1-A NCHSAA state wrestling champion when he heads to Greensboro Thursday to wrestle in the state championship.

    February 19, 2014 1 Photo

  • Fabrion-Bandy.jpg Bandy leads SWE past North Pitt

    PINETOPS – SouthWest hasn't been able to pick up a basketball and practice together or play a game together in nearly three weeks. That didn't stop senior Fabrion Bandy Tuesday night against the North Pitt Panthers.

    February 19, 2014 1 Photo

  • Daniel-Whitaker.jpg Jaguars sweep Vikings in TRC action

    Losing Two Rivers Conference games has been the story line for the Tarboro Vikings.

    February 17, 2014 1 Photo

  • MMS playing for league title

    Martin Middle Vikings basketball coach Pat Miller is excited that his team will be playing for the coveted Tri-County league championship. The four team tournament begins today at 5 p.m. inside Martin Middle Gymnasium.

    February 17, 2014

  • Parks and Rec hoop results

    The following scores are from basketball leagues played through the Tarboro Parks and Recreation Department at the Braswell Center.

    February 17, 2014

  • Eight Vikings wrestlers competing in regional

    The Tarboro Vikings have eight wrestlers competing in the 1-A NCHSAA regional event Saturday and Sunday for a spot in the state tournament, Vikings coach Andy Harding said.

    February 14, 2014

  • Lisa-Jones.jpg Lady Vikings beat Lady Warriors for third time

    LEGGETT – The Tarboro Lady Vikings finally have grasped the understanding of what veteran coach Jamie WIlloughby has tried to get them to do all season.

    February 10, 2014 1 Photo

  • Marquez-Adkins.jpg Powell's 14 lead Vikings over Warriors

    LEGGETT – Tarboro Vikings first-year coach Reggie Bess made a few decisions Friday night against his former team the North Edgecombe Warriors.

    February 10, 2014 1 Photo