Point guard Rechon “Leaky” Black, one of the country’s top high school basketball players, is transferring from Concord High to national power Montverde Academy (Fla.), where he plans to play his final two high school seasons before enrolling at the University of North Carolina.
Veterans congregate and leave on motorcycles from the Veterans of Foreign Wars Convention at the Charlotte Convention Center Saturday for a ceremony for Garland Denny at VFW Post 5464 in Monroe. The Korean War veteran who died at age 84 in October worked for a decade to get a postal stamp approved that would raise money for veterans living with post-traumatic stress. Approval of the stamp could happen any month now in Washington, D.C.
VFW motorcycle ride honors Korean vet and his cause
Swimmer Anthony Ervin sets sights on third Olympics