Sports

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.


Jun. 20, 2015 @ 11:28 AM

Barrett wins tournament on High Rock Lake

Robert Barrett from Youngsville won the BFL Piedmont division tournament on High Rock Lake last Saturday, weighing in five bass that averaged almost 4 pounds each for a total of 19 pounds 5 ounces.


Jun. 20, 2015 @ 05:15 PM

Carolina Thunderbolts football camp develops players

Earlier this week, the Carolina Thunderbolts AAU football team conducted a camp at Southern Vance high school.


Jun. 19, 2015 @ 04:52 PM

Summertime fun

For numerous Henderson and Oxford youth, being a part of the Vance Aquatic Club Barracudas swim club team is a privilege. 


Jun. 18, 2015 @ 05:59 PM

Establishing trust

Although the 2015-16 high school basketball season remains months away, J.F. Webb varsity boys’ basketball coach Leo Brunelli believes the summer period is a vital one for his group. 


Jun. 17, 2015 @ 03:47 PM

Building a foundation

For many years now, Jerry Edmonds and Hilda Delbridge have been instructing the sport of tennis to individuals of various ages.


Jun. 13, 2015 @ 01:15 PM

Bowen: Johnston captures FLW Rayovac tournament

Well it happened again. After a decent practice, I failed to bring home the bacon (although I did hand out a lot of Carolina Country Snacks pork skins samples) in last week’s FLW Rayovac tournament on the James River in Virginia.