Community Owned. Local News. Burke County, NC.



The Morganton Parks and Recreation Department men's 40-and-over basketball league opened play for the 2023 season on Tuesday night at the Collett Street Recreation Center with three matchups: the Aviators took on Still Players before WPCC Pioneers faced For the Love and Benchmark played against Sunday Crew. The league has regular-season games scheduled each Tuesday and Thursday through March 23, with the playoffs to follow. Start times each night are 6:30, 7:30 and 8:30 p.m.