Mar. 27, 2015 @ 05:03 PM

Dispatch faith policy changing in April

Starting in April, faith page listings will be consolidated into one listing for each church.


Mar. 27, 2015 @ 03:51 PM

The secret to growing a church

Now that I have your attention, let me confess: it is no secret. In fact, it’s been lying in plain sight for two thousand years! History shows that whenever men and women, boys and girls actually put it to use, churches were filled and the kingdom of God grew by leaps and bounds! 

Mar. 27, 2015 @ 03:49 PM

Scriptural Way of the Cross this Friday

From 6 to 8 p.m. on Good Friday, April 3, the story of Jesus’ crucifixion and resurrection will once again be told in living tableau during a Scriptural Way of the Cross event at Crossroads Christian School, 583 Old County Home Road, Henderson.

Mar. 27, 2015 @ 03:23 PM

Raising awareness

Henderson Middle School students enrolled in the teen outreach program sponsored by Infinite Possibilities Inc. wear T-shirts reading “Stop Gun Violence” in an effort to raise awareness and reduce instances of gun violence.

Mar. 27, 2015 @ 03:22 PM

Fathauer featured presenter at genealogy meeting

The Granville County Genealogical Society Inc. No. 1746 will hold its monthly meeting at 6:30 p.m. Thursday, April 2, in the large conference room at Thornton Library, 210 Main St., Oxford.

Mar. 27, 2015 @ 03:21 PM

Free workshops scheduled for professional women

Franklin-Vance-Warren Opportunity and the Women’s Economic Equity Council are partnering to host a series of lunch and learn workshops for professional women.

Mar. 27, 2015 @ 03:21 PM

Students discover careers at Zeb Vance

Zeb Vance Elementary School held Career Day on March 18. More than 25 representatives of different career paths were on hand in the school’s multipurpose room with information about jobs and services they offer.

Mar. 27, 2015 @ 03:19 PM

Microchip clinic on tap for April 4

The Humane Society of Granville County will host a Microchip Clinic from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. during a Paws-A-Thon event Saturday, April 4, at the Granville County Animal Shelter.

Mar. 27, 2015 @ 03:18 PM

Tips from the Vance County Parenting Task Force

Spring is here and it’s time to go outside and play.



Mar. 26, 2015 @ 02:34 PM

Woodland Garden Club meets for March

The Woodland Garden Club met March 10 at Ribeye’s in Henderson, with Katie Swecker serving as hostess.