Former WPET Radio Announcer/Personality Dave Compton will become Current WPET Radio Announcer/Personality again on Monday October 5(Compton Coming Back and that’s “The Truth”)

Posted by Press Release on September 20, 2020 at 12:26 am under Professional, Uncategorized | Read the First Comment

from Dave Compton, longtime WPET radio announcer/personality, and this BIG Dave Compton News is coming in from the Dave Compton page on Facebook…. ************Friends, I have a HUGE announcement to share with all of you!********** First of all, thanks to all of you who have prayed for me, sent cards, text, messages, phone calls and …Read the Rest…

2020 Week #01 – Papa John’s Pizza Pro Picks Week #11

Posted by Don Moore on September 10, 2020 at 12:01 pm under Uncategorized | Comments are off for this article

Complete Name, Email Address and Contact Telephone Number. Select Winners PLUS Tie-Breaker Submit ONLY SUNDAY GAMES!! Full Rules at the Bottom of the Page. Weekly Winner FREE Large 5-Topping Pizza from Pappa John’s Pizza, 2924-B Battleground Ave, Greensboro, NC. Name: E-mail: Phone: Seattle Atlanta New York Buffalo Chicago Detroit Green Bay Minnesota Miami New England …Read the Rest…


2020 State Fair Canceled for the First Time since 1945:Word coming in from North Carolina Agriculture Commissioner Steve Troxler(Guilford County resident)

Posted by Andy Durham on July 29, 2020 at 10:37 am under Amateur, Professional, Uncategorized | Comments are off for this article

News coming in this morning from www.myfox8.com and more details on this story coming up at 12 noon, on the FOX 8 News at Noon, with Cindy Farmer and Brad Jones…… RALEIGH, N.C. – This year’s North Carolina State Fair has been canceled due to the COVID-19 pandemic, North Carolina Agriculture Commissioner Steve Troxler announced …Read the Rest…

Where Can You Still Get A Decent Pancake In This Town? (IHOP, plus Tex and Shirley’s on Battleground both GONE!!!)

Posted by Andy Durham on July 26, 2020 at 3:22 pm under Uncategorized | Read the First Comment

So where can you still get a decent Pancake in this town??? On the West side of town, we no longer have the IHOP, plus Tex and Shirley’s is gone too… Two of the top Pancake places in the entire city of Greensboro, both gone, and the IHOP was around nearly 50 years, and the …Read the Rest…

Former Wilkes Central HS Quarterback Johnny Swofford ready to retire as Commissioner/Quarterback of the ACC/Atlantic Coast Conference

Posted by Andy Durham on June 25, 2020 at 11:13 am under Uncategorized | Comments are off for this article

Johnnny/John Swofford, the former All-State quarterback of the Wilkes Central High School Eagles, and the former quarterback of the North Carolina Tar Heels, is ready to retire as the Quarterback/Commissioner of the Atlantic Coast Conference… Wilkes Central High School, UNC, the ACC, John/Johnny Swofford has been the leader, and now he is ready to step …Read the Rest…


City of Greensboro to Require Face Masks/Face Coverings beginning at 5pm Today/Tuesday

Posted by Press Release on June 23, 2020 at 10:51 am under Amateur, College, High School, Professional, Uncategorized | Comments are off for this article

from the City of Greensboro website: City of Greensboro to Require Face Coverings within the City Limits In response to COVID-19 and in accordance with the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and the United States Department of Health and Human Services, Greensboro Mayor Nancy Vaughan has issued an emergency proclamation requiring face coverings …Read the Rest…

Greensboro Parks and Recreation Department will be LIVE Streaming Today at 1pm, on Facebook

Posted by Andy Durham on May 11, 2020 at 12:15 pm under Uncategorized | Comments are off for this article

**********Today’s Parks & Recreation live programming will feature Michael Romano and some of his animal friends.********** Today's Parks & Recreation live programming will feature Michael Romano and some of his animal friends. See you on our Facebook live stream at 1 pm!#ExpandEnhanceConnect pic.twitter.com/p6Z3LQWktE — Greensboro Parks&Rec (@GSOParksandRec) May 11, 2020

Kernodle Middle School Cheerleading Coach Vacancy

Posted by Press Release on April 27, 2020 at 2:30 pm under Uncategorized | Comments are off for this article

Kernodle Middle School Cheerleading Coach Vacancy The Kernodle Middle School is looking for a Cheerleading Coach…. You can Apply now, at gcsnc.com…. For additional information please contact Thea McHam (principal), mchamt@gcsnc.com or Ursula Williams (Athletic Director), williau@gcsnc.com. School phone 336-545-3717. Courtesy of Ursula D. Williams Athletic Director Kernodle Middle School

Rob Gronkowski leaving WWE and headed back to the NFL:Gronk said he would only play for one QB, and he will be playing with Tom Brady and the Tampa Bay Buccaneers

Posted by Press Release on April 22, 2020 at 12:59 am under Uncategorized | Comments are off for this article

New England Patriots trade Rob Gronkowski to Tampa Bay Buccaneers from Nick Shook, writing about the Tampa Bay Buccaneers for the NFL.com….. Tom Brady is in a new home, and a familiar face is joining him for a play date. Rob Gronkowski is coming out of retirement to again play in the NFL, but he’ll …Read the Rest…

Gas going for $1.55 per Gallon on the East Side of Town Today:Give me $10.00 on #10!!!

Posted by Andy Durham on April 3, 2020 at 3:41 pm under Amateur, Professional, Uncategorized | Comments are off for this article

That’s what I told them at the Shell Family Fare, on East Market Street today…Give me 10 on #10, and let the gas flowing begin… (Gas going for just $1.55 per gallon in East Greensboro.) Looks like maybe the best deal in town right now. Gas was going for $1.65 per gallon, just about a …Read the Rest…

Krispy Kreme Doughnuts:Cars lined up in the Streets and Wrapped around the Building, trying to buy doughnuts at the Krispy Kreme on Battleground, on Monday night

Posted by Andy Durham on March 30, 2020 at 8:14 pm under Audio, Uncategorized, Video | Comments are off for this article

I have seen the lines on Battleground Avenue waiting to buy biscuits at Biscuitville and the cars lined up at the CookOut on Battleground, but never before, had I seen the cars lines up and wrapped all the way around the building at the Krispy Doughnut Shop on Battleground, but they were tonight/Monday night… Here …Read the Rest…


Joe Diffie, country music singer famous for his tune “Prop Me Up Beside the Jukebox(If I Die)” has died at age 61, due to Coronavirus/COVID-19 complications:He was the “Pickup Man”!!!

Posted by Andy Durham on at 12:36 am under Uncategorized | Comments are off for this article

from the Nashville Tennessean and CLICK HERE for the full/complete article on the life and death of Joe Diffie….. CLICK HERE for the YouTube Video from Joe Diffie, “Prop Me Up Beside The Jukebox(If I Die)”….Diffie sang, I want to go to heaven, I just don’t want to go tonight”….Joe Diffie died on Saturday night….Some …Read the Rest…

The Best we had on the Saturday Sports Lineup:Boston Celtics vs. LA Lakers, with M.L. Carr and Cornbread Maxwell “just a doing their thing”!!!

Posted by Andy Durham on March 28, 2020 at 11:31 pm under Uncategorized | Comments are off for this article

The best I saw today on the sports lineup was the ESPN 30/30 show on ABC, that featured the Boston Celtics-LA Lakers Rivalry, from back in the early 1980’s… Some of the best sports stuff I have ever seen in my life and for basketball, it doesn’t get any better than this… Why did this …Read the Rest…

Cheapest Gas Prices in Town:If you are going Stir-Crazy and you need to do some driving around, Gas is going for just $1.68 per gallon on the East Side of Town

Posted by Andy Durham on March 20, 2020 at 5:06 pm under Amateur, Uncategorized | Comments are off for this article

I will try and hold out until Monday and get back down on the East Side of town, so I can cash in on that gas going for just $1.68 a gallon…. Saw it on East Market Street today, and here’s hoping that same $1.68 per gallon gas will still be available on Monday… Less …Read the Rest…

Mid-State 3-A/2-A Winter All-Conference Teams

Posted by Press Release on March 9, 2020 at 4:56 pm under Uncategorized | Comments are off for this article

Mid-State 2A/3A Athletic Conference 2019-20 Winter Sports All-Conference Summary Wrestling All-Conference 1. Christopher Watson……Eastern Alamance 2. Noah Forshee…………….Eastern Alamance 3. Bricy Chavis-Munoz ……Eastern Alamance 4. Lamar Carter……………..McMichael 5. Allen Cohen……………….Morehead 6. Jack White…………………Morehead 7. Ephram Biggs…………….Morehead 8. DeAntae Richardson …..Morehead 9. DeAndre Richardson…..Morehead 10. Xavier Searcy……………..Morehead 11. Tyler Horton………………Morehead 12. Caleb Archer ……………..Morehead 13. Tyler …Read the Rest…

Breaking News:Greensboro College Becomes First College in North Carolina to Offer Women’s Wrestling as a Varsity Intercollegiate Sport

Posted by Press Release on February 14, 2020 at 10:53 am under Uncategorized | Comments are off for this article

Greensboro College Becomes First College in North Carolina to Offer Women’s Wrestling as a Varsity Intercollegiate Sport Courtesy of Wes Gullett, Greensboro College Sports Information Director GREENSBORO, N.C. – Greensboro College will offer women’s wrestling as a varsity intercollegiate sport beginning in Fall 2020. It will be the first college or university in North Carolina …Read the Rest…

Hottest Basketball Team in Greensboro right now is the N.C. A&T Aggies men’s squad:Kam Langley(Southwest Guilford HS) MEAC Player of the Week/News on Jordan Perkins and JP Moorman II from Greensboro Day School

Posted by Andy Durham on February 2, 2020 at 3:55 pm under Uncategorized | Comments are off for this article

from Saturday afternoon where A&T topped Norfolk State, 74-68….Kameron Langley, from Southwest Guilford High School, has been named the MEAC Player of the Week…N.C. A&T Aggies men’s squad, currently the hottest basketball team in the city of Greensboro…. Jordan “Perk” Perkins, has ascended to the #2 spot on the All-Time Assists standings for N.C. Central….Central …Read the Rest…


High Point University Women’s Basketball Makes it Three Straight with Win over Presbyterian

Posted by Press Release on January 22, 2020 at 8:59 am under Uncategorized | Comments are off for this article

Site: High Point, N.C. (Millis Center) Score: High Point 60, Presbyterian 55 Records: HPU: 7-10 (5-3 Big South), PC: 5-12 (1-7 Big South) Next HPU Event: Saturday, Jan. 25 — at Hampton (Hampton, Va.) 4 p.m. HIGH POINT, N.C. – Sophomore Skyler Curran posted her third double-double of the season to lead the High Point …Read the Rest…

Eastern Guilford High School Athletics for the Week of 1/20-1/25/2020:Basketball Friday Home vs. Southwestern Randolph HS/Wrestling Mike Raybon Invitational & Kathy Dick JV Classic at NWG

Posted by Press Release on January 21, 2020 at 12:48 pm under Uncategorized | Comments are off for this article

01/20/20 Monday N/A Holiday / Vacation Day 01/21/20 Tuesday N/A Teacher Workday 01/22/20 Wednesday Basketball JV Boys A 4:30 PM Western Alamance High School 01/22/20 Wednesday Basketball V Girls A 6:00 PM Western Alamance High School 01/22/20 Wednesday Basketball V Boys A 7:30 PM Western Alamance High School 01/23/20 Thursday Wrestling V Boys H 7:00 …Read the Rest…

New News and Record HSXtra Boys and Girls Top Ten High School Basketball Polls:Girls with NWG, SEG and Ragsdale at 1-2-3/Boys with GDS, Smith and NWG the Top Three

Posted by Andy Durham on January 6, 2020 at 12:44 pm under Uncategorized | Comments are off for this article

The HSXtra Top Ten was compiled by News and Record staff writer Joe Sirera, with input from area coaches…. Here are the Top Tens for this week beginning with the girls…. GIRLS TOP TEN POLL CLICK HERE for the girls Top Ten site… 1. NORTHWEST GUILFORD Record: 12-2 Last week: 1 Next: Friday, at High …Read the Rest…