Features: Our Hometown

May. 22, 2015 @ 04:33 PM

Smart Start holds Education and Literacy Forum

Franklin-Granville-Vance Smart Start held its annual Education and Literacy Forum on Thursday, May 21, at the Perry Memorial Library.

May. 22, 2015 @ 03:23 PM

New Hope Day held May 8

Students at New Hope Elementary School enjoyed a variety of activities during New Hope Day on Friday, May 8. Activities were held for all students at the school.

May. 22, 2015 @ 03:21 PM

Lee awarded Ruritan Club scholarship

Paul Faucette (right), a member of the Zeb Vance Ruritan Club, recently presented a scholarship to Sadie Lee (left), a graduate of the Vance County Early College.

May. 22, 2015 @ 03:20 PM

Brewer Cycles hosts 18th charity ride

Brewer Cycles will hold the 18th annual Duke Children’s Hospital and Health Center Charity Bike Ride on Sunday, June 7.

May. 22, 2015 @ 03:17 PM

Rho Tau Omega celebrates 26 years

More than 26 years ago, 15 women with a college education came together with the hopes of chartering a Warren County chapter of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority. On March 19, 1989, they succeeded.

May. 22, 2015 @ 03:16 PM

Northern Vance students join National Honor Society

Twenty-three students at Northern Vance High School were inducted to the school’s National Honor Society chapter during a ceremony May 14 held in the school cafeteria.

May. 22, 2015 @ 03:14 PM

Tips from the Vance County Parenting Task Force

Here are some tips from Eating Smart and Moving More to encourage you and your family to be more active and watch less TV.

May. 22, 2015 @ 03:13 PM

Reunion held for Townsville High students

A reunion for all former students of Townsville High School was held April 11 at South Henderson Pentecostal Holiness Church on Americal Road in Henderson.

May. 21, 2015 @ 03:56 PM

Dabney holds Career Days

Local business representatives led information sessions for students in kindergarten through fifth grade during the Career Days events April 29 and April 30 at Dabney Elementary School.

May. 21, 2015 @ 03:54 PM

Zeta Phi Beta holding trip to Barn Theatre

The Zeta Phi Beta Sorority is sponsoring a July 18 trip to the Barn Theatre in Greensboro to see a performance of “The Legacy,” a performing arts show that goes back to the days of the Drifters, Coasters, Jacksons, Earth Wind and Fire, and the Temptations, among others.