Sports: Tri-County

Jun. 11, 2015 @ 04:24 PM

Inspiring youth

For 52 fifth graders attending E.M. Rollins Elementary School, Wednesday June 10, 2015 was a day they will cherish for a long time.

Jun. 10, 2015 @ 04:20 PM

'I enjoyed it’

Vance Charter School Athletic Director Dennis Sandlin describes himself as a low-key individual.


Jun. 03, 2015 @ 05:49 PM

The professional

Having never been out of the country one year ago, former Southern Vance basketball standout Shauna Terry acknowledges she is a new person today.

May. 23, 2015 @ 08:50 PM

‘Do the work now’

For the Elite Sports Network Henderson Flash 17U travel basketball team, Tuesday, May 19, 2015 was a day they’ll remember for the rest of their lives.

May. 22, 2015 @ 05:55 PM

Crime Stoppers golf tourney proves to be a success

Although the playing conditions were far from ideal, the fifth annual Henderson-Vance County Crime Stoppers Golf Tournament still managed to take place and complete on Thursday afternoon at Kerr Lake Country Club. 

May. 08, 2015 @ 01:59 PM

Brame captures second straight Henderson Invitational

Last weekend, Steven Brame captured his second consecutive Henderson Invitational crown. A 2001 Northern Vance grad, Brame, also won the title in 2012 and has now been the invitational champion three of the last four years.

Apr. 25, 2015 @ 08:27 PM

Tennis legend mourned

Two-time girls’ North Carolina High School Athletic Association tennis champ and Vance Senior High School graduate Mary Lloyd Hodges Barbera died unexpectedly at age 49 on Wednesday.

Apr. 21, 2015 @ 04:31 PM

Active and engaged

The John Graham gym in Warrenton was alive and full of buzz last Thursday morning as close to 100 residents from Franklin, Granville, Person, Vance and Warren counties participated in a pickleball and cornhole Region K Senior Games event.

Apr. 04, 2015 @ 09:59 PM

Youth flag football league aims to start in June

After recently returning from a strength and conditioning trip in Orlando, Fla., Henderson native Michael Rice came about an idea that he wanted to bring back to his hometown.

Mar. 02, 2015 @ 07:39 PM

Couldn't hang on

Two Tri-County teams couldn't quite hang on in the first round of the state playoffs Saturday.