Sports

Jan. 27, 2015 @ 04:53 PM

Kraft defends team, aspires for NFL apology

The New England Patriots came out swinging upon their arrival at the Super Bowl.


Jan. 27, 2015 @ 04:49 PM

Vanguards put an end to skid

The Vance-Granville Community College men’s basketball team ended a four-game losing streak on Saturday when they earned an 86-77 win over Guilford Technical Community College.


Jan. 24, 2015 @ 03:48 PM

Prep Roundup: Lady Raiders bounce back; Spartans fall

The Southern Vance varsity girls’ basketball team defeated conference foe Franklinton 46-41 on Friday night.


Jan. 24, 2015 @ 03:19 PM

Baseball Hall of Famer Ernie Banks dies at 83

Even as the Chicago Cubs lost one game after another, Ernie Banks never lost hope.


Jan. 24, 2015 @ 03:57 PM

Senior Day Success

For several members of the Northern and Southern Vance swim teams, Friday night was a night they’ll cherish for a long time.


Jan. 24, 2015 @ 02:55 PM

The Kerr Lake debate

Finally, after more than 60 years of debate, numerous fist fights and verbal arguments between otherwise well-behaved adults, we know the name of that 50,000 acre body of water north of Henderson, NC.


Jan. 23, 2015 @ 03:58 PM

Federer upset in third round at Aussie Open

Roger Federer is out of the Australian Open, his chances of reaching a 12th consecutive semifinal at Melbourne Park erased in a shocking third-round loss to Andreas Seppi on Friday.


Jan. 23, 2015 @ 03:52 PM

Coach K aims for 1,000th career win on Sunday

Mike Krzyzewski is on the verge of yet another coaching milestone.


Jan. 23, 2015 @ 03:41 PM

Vikings drop road conference meet

The Northern Vance boys and girls’ swim teams placed third in a conference road meet versus Cardinal Gibbons and Orange on Thursday in Hillsborough.


Jan. 22, 2015 @ 06:29 PM

Winning Ugly

Warren County senior point guard Tyler Thompson admitted that his shooting performance Wednesday night against 2A Northern Carolina conference opponent Southern Vance was probably his worst so far this season.