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SAN FRANCISCO - Less than a week after signing their franchise quarterback, the 49ers secured the services of one of the players who will be charged with protecting their $137.5 million investment.

BOONE, N.C.  - The second time around, Appalachian State University women's basketball (7-18, 5-9 SBC) needed overtime and was able to pull out a close and thrilling 57-56 triumph over third-place South Alabama (15-9, 8-5 SBC) on Thursday evening inside the Holmes Center.

MORGANTON, NC - The Watauga High girl's basketball team marched its way into the Northwestern Conference finals for the second year in a row. And they face a familiar foe in Freedom. For more on this story, please click on the link below....

Watauga High seniors Josh Headlee, Phillip Shukis and Alex McConnell will be playing college football next fall. Those players were honored in the Media Center on Thursday afternoon.

MORGANTON - The Watauga High girl's basketball team is two wins away from its first Northwestern Conference championship. And that quest begins this afternoon against Hickory....