February 13, 2016

Louisburg College Recognizes 139 Scholar-Athletes

On Wednesday, January 27, the College held its annual Scholar-Athletes Awards Program, honoring 139 student-athletes.The program was held in the Roger G. Taylor Athletic Center prior to the men’s basketball game against Wake Tech. The Hurricanes Scholar-Athletes Awards Program was established at Louisburg College in 2005 to encourage student-athletes at Louisburg to be scholar-athletes. The […]

Inaugural volleyball tournament expected to bring $700,000 to Raleigh region

The inaugural City of Oaks Challenge volleyball tournament at the Raleigh Convention Center debuts this Saturday (Jan. 16), and runs through the holiday weekend. According to the Greater Raleigh Sports Alliance, the event will feature 141 teams playing on 20 courts in the Raleigh Convention Center’s 150,000-square-foot exhibit hall. The City of Oaks Challenge is […]

Southern Vance High School Student Nominated to Play in All-American Games

McDonald’s is pleased to announce the 750 high school seniors who have been nominated to play in the 2016 McDonald’s All American Games. This year’s list includes players from 49 states and the District of Columbia who have been selected by high school coaches, athletic directors, principals and members of the McDonald’s All American Games Selection […]

SVHS and NVHS Football Games Moved to Thursday

The high school football games have been moved to Thursday, October 1, 2015 due to the forecast for bad weather conditions on Friday.   NORTHERN VANCE HIGH SCHOOL (Home of the Vikings)   Southern Durham High School vs. Northern Vance High School 7 p.m. in Viking Stadium $6.00 admission     SOUTHERN VANCE HIGH SCHOOL (Home […]

Charity Softball Game between Maria Parham and Person Memorial October 6th, 2015

Charity Softball Game between Maria Parham and Person Memorial in Roxboro!!! October 6th – 6 p.m. until 8:00 p.m. Fox’s Pond – Vicksboro Road Concessions will be sold – chips, popcorn, peanuts, assorted drinks and water Proceeds will go to support The United Way and Relay For Life

Henderson Family YMCA Golf Tournament September 22, 2015

Please join us for the 2nd annual Dr. Bev Tucker Memorial – Henderson Family YMCA Golf Tournament to be held at the Henderson Country Club on September 22, 2015. Dr. Tucker, or Dr. Bev as he is affectionately known, was instrumental in the establishment of our YMCA, the construction of its facilities, participated as an […]

Relay For Life of Vance County Starts May 29th, 2015

Relay For Life of Vance County will kick off May 29th, 2015 at 3pm and close on May 30th, 2015 at noon at Southern Vance High School. The main event page is here:  http://main.acsevents.org/site/TR/RelayForLife/RFLCY15SA?pg=entry&fr_id=64775 Luminaria’s are still available for sale!  We are in great need of more luminaria’s at this point, we don’t even have […]

Vance County Schools – Girls on the Track

Students who attend the STEM Early High School, located on the campus of Northern Vance High School, are shown above with some of their family members before they took part in the “Girls on the Run” 5K Race held in Oxford on May 9. The female students participated in their school’s “Girls on the Track” […]

VGCC Golf Tournament sets new record, raising more than $100,000

Vance-Granville Community College’s 31st annual Endowment Fund Golf Tournament, presented by Oxford-based Union Bank, generated $100,318 to help fund scholarships for deserving students and support the mission of the college. That result set a new record as the highest-grossing golf tournament in VGCC history, far surpassing the previous record of $51,000, set just last year. […]

Boat Safety Class Saturday, May 2nd, 2015

Coast Guard approved boat safety class at the Henderson Vance Chamber of Commerce in Downtown Henderson, NC on May 2nd, 2015.  8am to 5pm.  Cost is $30.00 per person.  Signup at 252-438-8414 Each successful completion will be issued a certificate card.  All boaters must have a license by July 1st, 2016.