• NFL Notes: posted 2 hours ago

    Another NFL player has been charged with aggravated assault.  Wednesday Arizona Cardinals Running Back, Jonathan Dwyer, was charged Wednesday after a couple of altercations at his home in July involving a woman and their 18 month old child.  This is the latest of a string of such cases involving NFL players.  The Cardinals said they […]

  • High School Football posted 2 hours ago

    Back to a full slate this week for Rowan County Football, as all six schools play this week.  Feature game of the week on Newsradio 1490 has Salisbury (0-4) hosting South Iredell(2-1).  Pregame coverage starts at 6:35PM, with kickoff at 7:30PM.  Wilson Cherry joins Howard Platt for all the play by play action, with the […]

  • Braves win, snap losing streak posted 2 hours ago

    The Atlanta Braves, one day after being eliminated from the NL East Division race, ended their five game losing streak, beating the Washington Nationals 3-1 to salvage the last game of the series with the NL East Champs.  Christian Bethancourt’s sixth inning single pushed across all three Brave runs scored.  Alex Wood picked up the […]

  • Stewart status moved to a Grand Jury posted 1 day ago

    The decision whether to charge Tony Stewart in the August death of a fellow driver in a Sprint car race in upstate New York will be up to a Grand Jury.  Ontario County District Attorney Michael Tantilloo said  Tuesday he hade the decision to present the case to a grand jury after reviewing evidence  collecte […]

  • NFL Notes: Reversal on Peterson status, Hardy pending, and an appeal on Rice posted 1 day ago

    The Minnesota Vikings reversed their position on the status of Running Back Adrian Peterson, making him inactive and not being involved in the team’s on field activities until situation on his legal status on the child abuse has been resolved.  After urging from the Governor of Minnesota, and some key advertisers  of the team, the […]

  • Braves Eliminated from NL East Race, Lose to Nats Tuesday posted 1 day ago

    The Atlanta Braves slump continued Tuesday night and the Washington Nationals clinched the NL East with their 3-0 win  over the Braves in Atlanta.  It is Washington’s second Division title in three years, and they gain revenge over the Braves, who beat them out of the Division last season.  Tanner Roark pitched five hit ball […]

  • Monday Night Football: Eagles Rally to beat the Colts posted 2 days ago

    The Philadelphia Eagles trailed 17-6 at the half and 20-6 in the third quarter before a fourth quarter rally got them past the Indianapolis Colts 30-27 at Indy.  Nick Foles threw a tying touchdown pass with 3:25 to go,a nd then set up Kicker Cody Parkey for the winning field goal  as time expired to give […]

  • Braves Sink again, NL East could be clinched Tuesday posted 2 days ago

    For the Atlanta Braves the season is fading away as Washington won the Monday game 4-2.  Steven Strasburg threw seven scoreless innings, finally conquering the Braves after having a string of eight winless starts against them and ended the streak.  Wilson Ramos hit his 11th homer in the fifth, helping the Nats to build a […]

  • High School Football posted 1 week ago

    Three Rowan County teams return to the field this week after open weeks last week.  Carson hosts Central Cabarrus, South Rowan visits Northwest Cabarrus, and East Rowan has its first home game against Cox Mill.  Salisbury continues its tough schedule, visiting 4A Lake Norman, and North Rowan heads to Davie County, as they hope to […]

  • Braves salvage series finale with Washington posted 1 week ago

    The Atlanta Braves avoided a series sweep Wednesday,as they defeated the Washington Nationals 6-2 in Washington.  Aaron Harang gave up just one unearned run in seven innings and upped his record to 11-10.  Justin Upton homered to give the Braves a 1-0 lead in the fifth, and then after Washington tied it in their half […]