Duke Energy Foundation has awarded Franklin-Granville-Vance Smart Start $1200 for the Dolly Parton Imagination Library program.
Five members of the Pride of Vance Elks Lodge No. 1263 attended the 115th Improved Benevolent and Protective Order of Elks of the Worldwide International Grand Lodge Convention from Aug. 1 through Aug. 8 at the Hyatt Regency Hotel in Atlanta, Georgia.
Vance-Granville Community College has scheduled a handful of non-credit personal enrichment courses at its main campus in Vance County.
The Vance County Senior Center water aerobics and exercise program is set to return for another year at the Henderson YMCA.
The annual “Celebrating Animals” festival is slated for Sept. 13, starting at 10 a.m., at the Warren County Animal Ark.
The Granville Cluckers, a 4-H club that focuses on poultry, met Aug. 10 in the conference room of the Granville County Extension Center.
Country music singer Clint Black will give a concert Sept. 23 to help raise funds for free mammograms for women in Franklin County.
Duke Energy recently presented a $2,000 contribution to the Vance-Granville Community College Endowment Fund. The funds will be used to provide two scholarships, worth $1,000 each, for students enrolled in the college’s new mechatronics engineering technology program.
Kittrell Job Corps Center recently announced plans to celebrate the 50th anniversary of Job Corps.
Vance-Granville Community College hosted an American Red Cross blood drive July 25 on its main campus in Vance County. For only the second time, an associate degree nursing student, in this case Patricia Bumpass of Oxford, served as coordinator of the drive.
The Warren Family Institute will soon hold a nurturing parenting course for families with children up to 12 years old.