Taniqua Hanson recently received scholarships from the Imran Temple No. 168 and the Henderson Consistory No. 195.
A total of 50 students received a belt-promotion at the 53rd Black Belt Extravaganza at Midnight Blue Martial Arts. For more information about the school, call (252) 438-8896.
Deacon Emanuel Croslan recently celebrated his 100th birthday at the home of Edith and Donald Harris Sr. in Durham.
Carver Elementary School recently announced its honor roll and Golden Eagle Award recipients for the first nine-week grading period of the 2013-2014 school year.
Crossroads recently announced its A and A/B Honor Rolls for the first nine-week grading period of the 2013-2014 school year.
The fifth and sixth-grade Kerr-Vance Academy Show Choir recently won third-place in the vocal section at the N.C. State Fair Folk Festival.
Oxford Preparatory High School recently announced its honor roll for the first nine weeks.
Vance Charter School recently announced its honor roll for the first nine weeks.
Victory Christian School recently announced its A and B honor rolls for the first nine weeks.
Mr. and Mrs. Joseph Carroll Bell Jr. recently celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary.
Northern Vance High School students in Julie Sokol’s culinary arts classes recently won ribbons for food items they prepared at the Vance County Regional Fair.