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Official: NFL wasn’t told in advance about settlements with Jerry Richardson’s accusers

Thu, December 21, 2017

An NFL official says the league had no knowledge of the reported financial agreements the Panthers made with four former employees to settle claims of sexual harassment and, in one … Click to Continue »

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Thursday’s Roundup: Providence Day trio sparks Chick-Fil-A win, Cox Mill rematch

Thu, December 21, 2017

Elevator ↑Lincolnton coach Bob Cowie: Won his 300th game Thursday in a 69-55 win over Draughn, and he got a big post-game celebration. Watch Lincolnton head coach Bob Cowie presented … Click to Continue »

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It’s ‘awkward,’ Stephen Silas says, as Hornets’ fill-in coach – but not how you think

Thu, December 21, 2017

Stephen Silas understands the “substitute teacher” analogy and isn’t offended by it. No matter how well he performs as acting coach of the Charlotte Hornets, he’s still a temp. Everything … Click to Continue »

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South Pointe’s Stallions are wire-to-wire Sweet 16 football champions

Thu, December 21, 2017

It took Rock Hill South Pointe’s Strait Herron a long time to get a head coaching job. He applied or interviewed for 15 jobs before South Pointe promoted him from … Click to Continue »

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NFL wants Panthers to stay in Charlotte. But regarding talk of a new stadium ...

Thu, December 21, 2017

The NFL wants the Carolina Panthers to stay in Charlotte. As to whether the NFL thinks it will take a new stadium for the next owners to keep the team … Click to Continue »

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Thursday’s boys high school basketball capsules 12.21.17

Thu, December 21, 2017

Sweet 16 Results NO. 1 CONCORD COX MILL 70, CORNER CANYON (UT) 51 Cox Mill 40 30 -- 70 Corner Canyon 23 28 -- 51 COX MILL 70 -- Hall … Click to Continue »

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Thursday’s Girls Roundup: Hot Independence continues strong run at Queen City Clash

Thu, December 21, 2017

Elevator ↑Rock Hill defense: The Bearcats, No. 12 in the Observer’s Sweet 16 poll, limited Buford to two points in the second quarter of a 60-26 win Thursday. ↑West Charlotte … Click to Continue »

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Thursday’s Girls High School Basketball Capsules 12.21.17

Thu, December 21, 2017

Sweet 16 Results NO. 12 ROCK HILL 60, BUFORD 26 Rock Hill 12; 19; 19; 10: (60) Buford 08; 02; 08; 08: (26) Rock Hill (60): Rikoya Anderson 23, Jalen … Click to Continue »

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Charlotte 49ers miss chance for win at buzzer, fall at South Florida late, 78-76

Thu, December 21, 2017

Terrence Samuel hit the second of two free throws, knocked down a jumper and fed Tulio Da Silva for what proved to be the game winner in the final minutes … Click to Continue »

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Observer All-Region Football Team: South Pointe, Shelby stars are players of year

Thu, December 21, 2017

Rock Hill South Pointe won the Observer’s Sweet 16 football championship this week. Now, quarterback Derion Kendrick has been named the Charlotte Observer’s All-Region offensive football player of the year. … Click to Continue »

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