We're always interested in hearing about news in our community. Let us know what's going on!

Results from the N.C. Wildlife Resources Commission’s annual deer harvest summary indicate hunters across the state reported harvesting 161,940 deer during the 2019-20 hunting season — a 6.7 percent increase compared to the average harvest the last three seasons.

NASCAR announced on Friday that the NASCAR race weekend scheduled for May 8-9 at Martinsville Speedway has been postponed, with a makeup date to be announced at a later time.

Some welcome news for deer hunters after biologists with the N.C. Wildlife Resources Commission detected no evidence of Chronic Wasting Disease (CWD) in the state’s wild white-tailed deer herd.

Grant Dailey, 12, a 6th Grader at N L Dillard Middle School, killed his first turkey on April 10 in Ruffin. It was a 20 lb. gobbler. He is the son of Irvin and Janice Dailey of Blanch.

Nick Stanley shot this turkey Easter Day.  He allowed his sister, Taylor, to go with him to check on his blind.  She said as soon as they pulled up, he spotted 3 BIG turkeys and jumped out and ran after them.  She then heard a loud noise from him shooting at them and said she saw him walking…

Three CGA alumnae including Gina Kim, Rachel Kuehn and Emilia Migliaccio, have been selected to represent the United States in the 2020 Arnold Palmer Cup. Dan Brooks, the Duke women's golf head coach and one of this year's Carolinas Golf Hall of Fame inductees, will lead the U.S. squad.

Justin Shumaker, age 14, shot this turkey on April 5 while hunting in Caswell County with his dad, Richard Shumaker. The turkey weighed 23.6 pounds and had an 11 inch beard and 1 ½ inch spurs. The photo is courtesy of Justin’s mother, Tammy Shumaker.

Bartlett Yancey seniors Lanie Ouzts and Joshua Smith were among 35 student athletes from across North Carolina named earlier this month as recipients of the NC High School Athletic Association's Heart of a Champion Award.