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.

Jun. 16, 2015 @ 04:42 PM

Skill development

For the better part of the last 10 years, the Donaldson/KVA Tennis Camp has been a summer highlight for area youth involved in the sport.

Jun. 13, 2015 @ 01:01 PM

‘It’s a good feeling’

While Southern Vance’s Sheldon Smith and Bennie White both signed with collegiate football programs last week, Isaiah Leveille, their teammate, joined them.

Jun. 12, 2015 @ 05:22 PM

Changed man

Southern Vance football coach Lewis Young openly admits that he didn’t know whether linebacker Bennie White would make it following his first year with the Raiders’ program.

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. 09, 2015 @ 10:25 PM

Vanguards recognized

Last month, Vance-Granville Community College celebrated its student-athletes at its annual Athletics Banquet at Ribeyes Steakhouse in Henderson.

Jun. 08, 2015 @ 10:42 PM

New beginning

Late last month, Oxford Preparatory School announced that Ryan Allen would become its new varsity baseball head coach.