Features: Our Hometown

Oct. 24, 2014 @ 03:26 PM

Toys for Tots registration approaching

Remnant CDC will be sponsoring Toys for Tots during the upcoming Christmas season.

Oct. 24, 2014 @ 03:26 PM

Senior center holding trip to the mountains

The Vance County Senior Center will hold a four-day, three-night trip to Pigeon Forge and the Smoky Mountains starting May 4.

Oct. 24, 2014 @ 03:26 PM

Stew sale Nov. 1 in Bearpond

The Bearpond Volunteer Fire Department is holding a Brunswick stew sale from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Nov. 1.


Oct. 23, 2014 @ 09:48 AM

Appearance commission still maintaining city signs

The Henderson Community Appearance Commission has continued to perform routine maintenance and planting projects in the city.

Oct. 23, 2014 @ 09:48 AM

Dabney Elementary gets Hydro-Stacker

Dabney Elementary teacher Susan Hughes recently used a $750 grant she secured from the N.C. Farm Bureau and the Vance County Farm Bureau this spring to purchase a plant growing device called a Hydro-Stacker for use at the school.

Oct. 23, 2014 @ 09:47 AM

Fleming reviews ‘Emma’ at Sorosis Club meeting

The Sorosis Club met Thursday, Oct. 16, at George’s Restaurant, with Tempe Riddle serving as hostess.


Oct. 22, 2014 @ 11:29 AM

Members recognized for service to Gamma Chi

The Warren County Gamma Chi Chapter of Delta Kappa Gamma Society International recently recognized 11 club members for their many years of membership to the society.

Oct. 22, 2014 @ 11:29 AM

Tips from the Vance County Parenting Task Force

Most babies do not develop a regular sleep pattern until about 6 months of age.

Oct. 21, 2014 @ 11:21 AM

Job Corps serves meal at ACTS

Breanna Parks (from left), M'Lik McNeil and Antoine Lindsey of the Kittrell Job Corps Center stock and organize shelves in the food pantry at the Area Christians Together in Service (ACTS) Soup Kitchen as part of a community service project Oct. 7 conducted by center students and staff.

Oct. 21, 2014 @ 11:07 AM

Credit union offers scholarships through college

Vance-Granville Community College is offering 10 scholarships worth $750 each to students enrolled in continuing education classes through a program funded by the State Employees’ Credit Union of North Carolina.