Sports

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.


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.