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  1. Teen crossing road struck by vehicle, killed in Clayton, officials say
  2. High school student hit, killed crossing the road in Clayton  WTVD-TV
  3. North Carolina high school student hit, killed while crossing the street  WGHP FOX 8 Greensboro
  4. Clayton High School senior killed while crossing road
  5. Teenager hit and killed while crossing Clayton street, police say  Raleigh News & Observer
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Clayton restaurant holds fundraiser for student hit, killed by car  WTVD-TV

On Tuesday, the restaurant where a Clayton High School senior, who died last week worked at, held a Donation Night to assist his family.

No. 21 Clayton softball defeats South Johnston, tightens GNRC title picture  HighSchoolOT

The No. 21 Clayton Comets handed South Johnston its first conference loss of the season to create a three-team logjam atop the Greater Neuse River ...

Defending champ Clayton jumps to No. 1 in boys tennis poll  HighSchoolOT

After almost five weeks of the season, the HighSchoolOT boys tennis rankings for the eastern half of the state feature some big changes, with defending 3A ...

Reigning Miss America visits Clayton High School promoting arts in education  WTVD-TV

On Friday, reigning Miss America, Nia Franklin, returned to her home state of North Carolina to promote performing arts in education at Clayton High School in ...

Things To Do in NC When You're Bored - April 11-14, 2019 (Updated)  The Grey Area News

Compiled by Kay Whatley, Editor. UPDATE: Paws in the Park has been canceled due to weather. This list may include events from North Carolina counties of ...

Big first inning leads No. 15 Cape Fear over No. 10 Cleveland, 6-1  HighSchoolOT

Cape Fear scored three runs with no outs in the first inning to top Cleveland in softball, 6-1 on Monday.

Clayton 4-star prospect J.R. Walker commits to Va. Tech  HighSchoolOT

Walker was considering five schools at the time of his commitment - Duke, NC State, North Carolina, South Carolina and Virginia Tech.

Clayton replacing 33 seniors but expectations remain high  WTVD-TV

The Clayton High School football team only lost one game last season, in the third round of the playoffs. This season, the Comets' goal is simple -- beat every ...

Teen girl still missing after her friend is found, Clayton police say

Alexandria Calderon-Kuilan was last seen leaving Clayton High School.

Tuberculosis confirmed at Clayton High School; 181 may have been exposed  WTVD-TV

There has been a confirmed case of tuberculosis at Clayton High School, a Johnston County Public Schools spokesperson told ABC11 on Tuesday.

Washington moves into No. 1 spot in softball poll  HighSchoolOT

For the first time this season, there's a new No. 1 in the softball rankings for the eastern half of the state.

NC State football - Questions with Clayton High School recruit Savion Jackson  Durham Herald Sun

Savion Jackson, Clayton High School defensive end and NC State commit, takes a ride with News and Observer reporter Jonas Pope IV and answers questions ...

Clayton's Asia Todd, more than a basketball player  HighSchoolOT

Clayton High School girls basketball scoring superstar Asia Todd is this week's recipient of the Tom Suiter Extra Effort Award.

Players named for East-West All-Star Football Game  HighSchoolOT

Rosters for the 2019 N.C. Coaches Association East-West All-Star Fooball Game were released on Thursday morning.

Asmussen, Jenks to serve as co-athletic directors at Clayton  HighSchoolOT

Clayton High School has announced its replacement for outgoing athletic director Jimmy Williams.

181 at Clayton High who were potentially exposed to TB to get tested today

CLAYTON, N.C. (WNCN) - A total of 167 students and 14 staff members at Clayton High School could have been exposed to a student who showed signs of ...

With 'endless potential,' Green Hope's Liam Norris could be N.C. baseball's next big thing  HighSchoolOT

After pitchers like Madison Bumgarner, Chris Archer and Carlos Rodon rose through the ranks of North Carolina high school baseball to Major League Baseball,

Top teams remain unchanged in girls soccer rankings  HighSchoolOT

The shuffling isn't done in the girls soccer rankings for the eastern half of the state, and this week there were some big changes.

Clayton DE Savion Jackson commits to NC State  HighSchoolOT

Jackson is a 6-foot-3, 260-pound defensive end. He is rated a four-star prospect and the No. 45 player in the country by

Cleveland outlast Clayton in battle of county rivals  News & Observer

Led by junior quarterback Darius Ocean and his many dangerous weapons, the Cleveland Rams got a leg up in the Greater Neuse 3A conference, defeating ...

NC State commit Savion Jackson had to grow up quickly for his family  HighSchoolOT

Before Savion Jackson became a four-star football player and a NC State commit, he was a son and brother helping his mother and siblings through an abusive ...

Clayton's Walker to announce commitment on Oct. 12  HighSchoolOT

Clayton High School senior athlete J.R. Walker will make his college commitment next month.

Clayton students disciplined for social posts rumoring school violence, officials say  The News & Observer

School and law enforcement officials say students have been disciplined for social media posts rumoring threats against a high school in Clayton, NC.

N.C. State commit Savion Jackson ready for Under Armour glory  USA TODAY High School Sports

Clayton (N.C.) High School DE Savion Jackson, a N.C. State recruit, received his Under Armour All-American jersey Thursday morning.

Top-ranked Heritage girls basketball team dominates Clayton  HighSchoolOT

A strong defensive effort helped the No. 1-ranked Heritage girls basketball team claim a convincing non-conference win at Clayton on Wednesday night.

JR Walker, Virginia Tech football recruit, talks about the Hokies and Clayton High School lunch  News & Observer

Clayton High School's J.R. Walker, a Virginia Tech commit, takes a ride with News and Observer reporter Jonas Pope IV and answers questions about how ...

NC, Triangle top high school football players  The Charlotte Observer

Here's a list of the top high school football players in the Triangle area of North Carolina from Friday, October 5, 2018.

Clayton DE Savion Jackson to announce commitment  HighSchoolOT

Savion Jackson, a rising senior at Clayton High School, will make his college commitment next week.

MLB Pitcher Brings Christmas Joy to Clayton  Spectrum News

26 kids and their families will have a Merry Christmas. The big thanks for that will go to Chris Archer, a pitcher with the Pittsburgh Pirates.

Defensive end Savion Jackson commits to NC State  News & Observer

Heavily recruited Clayton High defensive end Savion Jackson commits to N.C. State.

Honor Roll: Clayton High School  News & Observer

Clayton High School has announced its Principal's List and Honor Roll for the third nine weeks of school.

Why this undefeated small-town football team has long been the center of its community  The News & Observer

The more Clayton changes, the more it stays the same. Johnston County's largest town has almost tripled in size since the turn of the century, but high school ...

Rocky Mount girls hold off Clayton to win John Jacobs Christmas Classic title  HighSchoolOT

Defense and a big offensive fourth quarter helped Rocky Mount defeat Clayton to win the girls championship at the John Jacobs Christmas Classic on Saturday ...

NC State football commit Savion Jackson talks family, playing against Clayton teammate  News & Observer

NC State football commit Savion Jackson talks about his mom and Clayton Comets teammate JR Walker in the latest edition of Riding with Recruits video.

Clayton star Savion Jackson letting faith lead the way  WTVD-TV

Growing up, Savion Jackson overcame much adversity, with his father out of the picture, his mother struggling to pay bills. It was the family's faith that carried ...

New Clayton High principal makes an introduction  News & Observer

On his way to being named Clayton High School's new principal, Bennett Jones changed colleges once and his major three times, entertaining a number of ...

Clayton's JR Walker commits to Virginia Tech  HighSchoolOT

J.R. Walker, a four-star football player at Clayton, announced his commitment to Virginia Tech during a press conference at his school on Friday afternoon.

4-star athlete J.R. Walker plans to commit in October  HighSchoolOT

Walker, who played at Northeastern High School the last three years before transferring to Clayton High School for his senior season, said he will announce his ...

Can UNC and Duke hold off NC State’s momentum and land football target JR Walker?  The Charlotte Observer

JR Walker, one of the top athletes in the state, is a high priority for NC State, South Carolina and UNC.

Photos: Savion Jackson commits to NC State  HighSchoolOT

NC State picked up another big in-state recruit on Wednesday when Savion Jackson committed to the Wolfpack.

Top 15 senior football prospects in eastern NC  HighSchoolOT

High school football in North Carolina has had some exceptional talent in previous years and the class of 2019 is no different. The eastern region of the state is ...

Parents locked out of Clayton High School graduation  WTVD-TV

CLAYTON, N.C. (WTVD) -- Parents spent Friday locked out of the Clayton High School graduation after school officials moved the outdoor ceremony indoors.

Cleveland runs past Hillside, advances to regional championship  HighSchoolOT

The Rams defeated Hillside 36-6 in the third round of the playoffs on Friday night.

Dress code controversy at Clayton High School  WTVD-TV

CLAYTON, N.C. (WTVD) -- A mother said her daughter was in tears when she was sent home from Clayton High School for wearing an outfit deemed ...

Chick-Fil-A of Robinson Recruiting Notebook: April 5  Pittsburgh Sports Now

We'd like to welcome aboard and thank Chick-Fil-A of Robinson for signing on as the new official sponsor of the Pittsburgh Sports Now Recruiting N st, lunch ...

Student who brought gun to Clayton HS to be charged as an adult  WTVD-TV

The student who had a gun at Clayton High School Friday morning has been arrested and charged as an adult for bringing a weapon to school.

Hunter Jenks named Clayton High head football coach  News & Observer

South Johnston High head football coach Hunter Jenks departs a promising Trojan squad to take over at longtime historical power Clayton High School.

Boys Basketball: Clayton vs. South Johnston (Jan. 26, 2018)  HighSchoolOT

Clayton took down South Johnston 65-37 Friday night in Four Oaks.

Clayton Promotes Volunteerism with April 13 "Clayton Volunteer Fair"  The Grey Area News

By Ian Rumbles, Town of Clayton. Would you like more volunteers? Would you like people to know more about the great things you are doing in the Clayton ...

Clayton names new baseball coach  HighSchoolOT

Brandon Lusk will serve as the head baseball coach of the Comets, replacing Stacey Houser.

Clayton High School increases security after alleged threat

Clayton High School had extra security on its campus Monday after an alleged threat, according to school spokeswoman Terri Sessoms.

Former Mudcat, Clayton's Evan Phillips earns call to the Braves

Former Carolina Mudcats pitcher, and Clayton, N.C. native, Evan Phillips was called up to the majors today by the Atlanta Braves. Phillips pitched for the ...

High School Roundup | Walker earns honor at Shrine Bowl of the Carolinas  The Daily Advance

From staff reports. Tuesday, December 18, 2018. SPARTANBURG, S.C. — Former Northeastern High School defensive back William “J.R.” Walker was named ...

Hurricane Willa moves several high school football games up to Thursday  The News & Observer

With yet another hurricane expected to bring heavy rains to North Carolina, several Triangle high schools have moved Friday football games up a day. Hurricane ...

Clayton High School closed Thursday due to electrical issue  WTVD-TV

CLAYTON, North Carolina (WTVD) -- Clayton High School is closed Thursday due to an electrical issue, according to Johnston County officials. A spokesperson ...

NC State, UNC target Savion Jackson, a 4-star DE, sets his college announcement date  The Herald

Clayton High School football's Savion Jackson has set his college announcement date, he posted on Twitter. The four-star recruit will pick from NC State, South ...

Football makeup games slated for Saturday, Monday  HighSchoolOT

The potential for widespread rain on Friday has caused some schools to move their varsity football games up to Thursday night.

Out in style: Fuquay-Varina's time at Bengal Stadium ends the way it began - with a win  HighSchoolOT

Fans filed into Bengal Stadium on Friday night for the first round playoff game between Fuquay-Varina and Wakefield as they had done so many times over the ...

Alabama offers Clayton junior Savion Jackson  HighSchoolOT

Clayton High School defensive end Savion Jackson picked up a big offer on Sunday evening from a college football powerhouse.

Jimmy Williams named football coach at Franklinton  HighSchoolOT

Former West Johnston and East Wake football coach Jimmy Williams will take over the Franklinton program this fall.

Clayton honors Carter, seniors on National Signing Day  HighSchoolOT

Clayton held National Signing Day ceremonies for eight football seniors Wednesday morning, including four-star wide receiver and NC State commit Devin ...

High school football preview: Clayton to continue air-raid approach  News & Observer

People who have followed Clayton football for years might not have been ready for the kind of air show the Comets put on last season. But coach Randy ...

Clayton High teachers resign amid test-tampering investigation

Two Clayton High School teachers have resigned amid questions over a state-mandated history test, school officials said Monday.

Updated 2018-2019 NCHSAA basketball state playoff projections from HighSchoolOT  HighSchoolOT is providing constant updates to the boys and girls basketball playoff projections as the season comes to an end.

Clayton girls handle South Johnston, 56-41  HighSchoolOT

Clayton defeated South Johnson with ease, 56-41, Friday night in Four Oaks to claim its 10th consecutive win.

South Central ranked No. 1 in preseason boys basketball poll  HighSchoolOT

South Central, the 4A eastern runner-up the last two seasons, is the preseason No. 1 in the Boys Basketball Top 25 Poll.

Clayton High student wins full scholarship  News & Observer

A Clayton High School student has received a four-year scholarship to attend Gardner-Webb University, a Division I school located in Boiling Springs.

4 Observer-area stars named to Carolinas Classic All-Star rosters  Charlotte Observer

Three Charlotte Observer-area high school basketball stars have been named to the 2019 Carolinas Classic All-Star rosters. The all-star game matching some ...

Williams steps down at West Johnston, makes move to Clayton  HighSchoolOT

Jimmy Williams has stepped down as the football coach and athletic director at West Johnston High School and will move into a new position at a rival school.

Clayton renames its gym after championship basketball coach Jeff Adams  News & Observer

Back to the '70s when Jeff Adams was in the midst of a very successful 16-year run as Comets head basketball coach. Most notably, back to 1976, the year that ...

To keep the Friday night lights on, it's time for 8-man football to make its comeback  HighSchoolOT

With football participation dropping and some schools being forced to stop offering the sport, J. Mike Blake says it's time for the NCHSAA to offer 8-man football ...

Johnston County trying new way to recruit volunteer firefighters

Johnston County Public Schools launched a fire science academy for the 2017-18 school year. The first class of teens will conclude this semester's training in ...

2019 North Carolina high school basketball conference tournament brackets  HighSchoolOT

High school basketball conference tournaments for N.C. High School Athletic Association schools will be held the week of Feb. 18.

School colors announced for Wake County's new Green Level High School  HighSchoolOT

Green Level High School, the newest high school in Wake County, has announced its school colors but an announcement about the mascot will come later.

List of area shelters, emergency operations centers as Florence leaves flooding, damage in Carolinas  WGHP FOX 8 Greensboro

More than 120 shelters across North Carolina are open as Hurricane Florence lashes the coast, according to WTVD. Residents who plan to evacuate should ...

South Johnston holds off Cleveland to advance to conference semis  HighSchoolOT

In the Greater Neuse River County Tournament quarterfinals at West Johnston High School, No. 4 South Johnston held off a late rally by No. 5 Cleveland to ...

Cleveland's depth helps Rams win GNRC wrestling tournament  HighSchoolOT

Cleveland swept the Greater Neuse River Conference championships, adding a tournament championship to its regular season title on Saturday.

The Swish: Clayton renaming its gymnasium on Friday for coach Jeff Adams  News & Observer

Clayton High School's gymnasium will have a new name on Friday. The school is hosting a ceremony to rename the gym after longtime coach Jeff Adams, who ...

Hillside, Vance County to change conferences; Warren County moves to 1A  HighSchoolOT

The N.C. High School Athletic Association board of directors has made decisions about a number of appeals from schools to change classifications for the ...

Smithfield town councilman Marlon Lee keeps on coaching  News & Observer

Marlon Lee started at Clayton High teaching algebra and business classes. The 6-foot-11 basketball player from St. Augstine's College and nearby ...

High school football: Top Triangle players, Week 12  The News & Observer

Each week, The News & Observer honors the top 11 high school football performances from around the Triangle and Eastern North Carolina. Nominations are ...

28 JCC Students Selected for ECU Pirate Promise  Johnston Community College News

Johnston Community College is pleased to announce its first cohort of dual-enrolled students selected in East Carolina University's Pirate Promise program.

Jacksonville rallies from 21-down to upset Havelock  HighSchoolOT

Jacksonville trailed by 21 points multiple times on Friday night, but the Cardinals rallied in the fourth quarter and capitalized on a key Havelock turnover to upset ...

Top volleyball teams to compete in HSOT Garner Showcase on Saturday  HighSchoolOT is teaming up with Garner High School to present the inaugural Garner Showcase for volleyball teams in the region.

Charlotte Catholic rallies to beat Jacksonville in 3A championship  HighSchoolOT

On a muddy Kenan Stadium field, Nick King, Brian Jacobs, and the Cougar defense shined once again as Charlotte Catholic defeated Jacksonville, 17-1.

Top players, ACC recruits selected to Shrine Bowl roster  HighSchoolOT

The North Carolina roster includes a number of players from eastern North Carolina, including three from Wake County.

Henderson Collegiate's motivation to win comes from desire to honor late teammate  HighSchoolOT

You won't lay eyes on Elijah Brown on Saturday but you'll see him in a number of ways.

Diesel Students Receive Toolboxes, Scholarships  Johnston Community College News

A Corinth Holders High student and four current JCC students received scholarships to study diesel mechanics.

Four-star wide receiver transfers to Wake Forest  HighSchoolOT

Four-star wide receiver Traevon Kenion has enrolled at Wake Forest after moving to the area from Monroe High School.

Fike, Hunt football seasons ended after fight  HighSchoolOT

The football seasons at Hunt High School and Fike High School in Wilson are over after a fight last week after the football game between the two schools ended.

Farmville Central chasing basketball history for boys & girls  HighSchoolOT

Eleven times in N.C. High School Athletic Association basketball history have both the boys and girls basketball teams from the same school claimed the state ...

Hot start leads Holly Springs past Broughton, 67-52  HighSchoolOT

Holly Springs was able to eliminate Broughton from the 4A NC High School Athletic Association boys basketball playoffs with a 67-52 win on Thursday night.

NC State lands elite 2019 DE Savion Jackson  247Sports

Four-star Clayton (N.C.) defensive end Savion Jackson committed to NC State on Wednesday night at Clayton High School. The 6-foot-3, 260-pound Jackson, ...

Green Level announces first football schedule  HighSchoolOT

The football schedule for Green Level High School was released on Twitter on Thursday evening.

All Hurricane Shelters in North and South Carolina  The Weather Channel

The Lamb's Chapel 415 Roxboro Rd. Haw River, NC 27258. Bertie County Middle School 652 US 13N Windsor, NC 27983. Colerain Elementary School

July 12: Nigel King Foundation; Topsail father responds; more new coaches; sportsmanship  HighSchoolOT

We take a look back at the work Nigel King is doing in the community, the father of a Topsail student deemed ineligible responds to a school system report, and a ...

Is NC State becoming a top contender for in-state football recruits?  News & Observer

N.C. State head coach is building up a strong in-state recruiting class of 2019, which includes Savion Jackson, Drake Thomas and CJ Clark. Could this be one of ...

Dual team wrestling third round, regionals set for Thursday  HighSchoolOT

Several first and second round matches that had been postponed on Tuesday were made up on Wednesday as the N.C. High School Athletic Association dual ...

NCHSAA releases state playoff brackets for dual team wrestling  HighSchoolOT

The brackets are set for the 2019 N.C. High School Athletic Association dual team wrestling state playoffs.

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