Sports

Jul. 02, 2015 @ 05:16 PM

Gradual growth

Normally when a coach departs a school, it’s a rare scene to see them return and visit.


Jun. 29, 2015 @ 07:37 PM

Summer baseball

As a Bunn runner leads off second base, Oxford Wildcats pitcher Nolan Hughes throws to a batter Monday night in their Junior Central Carolina Scholastic Summer League game. Both Oxford Junior and Senior teams played Monday night in a double header against Bunn.

Jun. 30, 2015 @ 05:23 PM

‘Working for a cause’

Kerr Lake Country Club was full of enthusiasm and positive energy on Friday afternoon as the 10th Annual Relay for Life Golf Tournament took place.


Jun. 27, 2015 @ 01:18 PM

Bowen: Memorable time at Emerald Isle

“Made in the shade." That term came to mind last weekend as I sat under a beach umbrella on Emerald Isle with Susan and our grandson John II, eating watermelon,


Jun. 27, 2015 @ 03:21 PM

Rising up and above

The first ever Elevation boys basketball camp completed on Thursday afternoon at Pinkston Street Elementary School.


Jun. 26, 2015 @ 10:07 AM

Arnold Palmer's kids in Durham golf tournament

Even though Wednesday was a day off in the weeklong Herald-Sun Golf Classic, brother and sister Will and Anna Wears still found their way back to the golf course.


Jun. 26, 2015 @ 07:33 PM

Almost ready to roll

The 2015 football programs from Northern Vance and Southern Vance both got their first taste of each other on Thursday morning in a two-hour 7-on-7 scrimmage at Southern.


Jun. 25, 2015 @ 06:18 PM

Leading by example

Khadier Fulcher of Oxford, one of the leading student-athletes on the 2014-2015 Vance-Granville Community College Vanguards men’s basketball team, has signed a letter of intent to continue his playing career at four-year Bluefield College.


Jun. 24, 2015 @ 04:20 PM

New destinations

Last month, two sophomores from the Vance-Granville Community College Vanguards men’s basketball team signed letters of intent to play at the next level with Johnson & Wales University in Charlotte.


Jun. 23, 2015 @ 03:14 PM

Traditional values

Darlynn Oxendine has taught and coached the sport of volleyball to hundreds of students over the last 43 years.