Category: Locales

Keeping your team cool: 10 tips for coaches to beat the heat

Charlotte, NC – This summer has seen extreme heat linger over a large swath of the country. As student athletes begin to prepare for the upcoming fall season, coaches are reminded that heat and humidity can be especially hazardous for…

NC state budget delay strengthens case for limits

By John Hood Raleigh, NC – House Speaker Tim Moore told reporters last week that the North Carolina General Assembly is unlikely to craft and approve a state budget deal before Labor Day. That’s more than two months into the…

Duke football holds first fully-padded fall practice

Durham, NC – Duke football held its first fully-padded practice of the 2023 season Friday morning at the Brooks Practice Facility. During their sixth practice of the year, the Blue Devils ran through individual workouts, before shifting to two-minute drills…

Don’t mess with Texas Pete

By David Larson Raleigh, NC – It’s hard enough to start a business, but it’s even harder when your meddling neighbors look for frivolous reasons to shut you down. They are the equivalent of the uptight lady down the block…

One on One: Stephen Curry–underrated no more

By D.G. Martin Chapel Hill, NC – In my hometown of Davidson, almost everyone worships the same god. A basketball playing-god named Stephen Curry. When Curry first came to town in 2006, he worked many miracles and gained many followers…