Council members met for nearly two hours in closed session during a special meeting Monday to discuss what they described as a “personnel matter.” However, Town Manager Hardin Watkins, who oversees all personnel except the Town’s attorney, was not there.
The Area 1 West division American Legion Baseball playoffs started July 5 in the Triangle. Raleigh Post 1 won the regular-season title, Apex Post 124 was the second seed, the independent Garner Nationals were No. 3 and Cary Post 67 finished third.
The Garner Nationals American Legion Baseball team wrapped up its conference schedule with a rain-shortened 3-0 win over Cary on Tuesday night. Ryan Lee picked up the short shutout victory on the mound.
For the first time, the N.C. High School Athletic Association allowed football teams to practice in the spring as a full group. Players were able to don pads and helmets, although no body-to-body contact was allowed. The 10-day period replaced the skill development workouts teams were able to hold with up to 21 players throughout the spring in years past.