Nearly 150 people gathered Tuesday for a prayer vigil at St. Peter Church of Christ in Smithfield. A number of community and religious leaders were in attendance, and many of them took the opportunity to share their grief and call for action against racism.
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.
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.