Features: Our Hometown

Sep. 02, 2014 @ 09:47 AM

Free ADHD seminar to be Sept. 9

A free seminar on attention deficit hyperactivity disorder will be held at the FastBraiin Learning Center at 6 p.m. Sept. 9.

Sep. 02, 2014 @ 09:46 AM

KVA class celebrates Dispatch's 100th

Daily Dispatch advertising director Deborah Tuck and managing editor Vanessa Shortley cut cake with Julie Moseley's third-grade class and Anne Almand's sixth-grade class Friday at Kerr-Vance Academy.

Sep. 02, 2014 @ 09:46 AM

Economic development workshop Sept. 17

Kerr-Tar Regional Council of Governments and Upper Coastal Plain Council of Governments are co-hosting a rural economic development funding opportunities workshop from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Sept. 17.

Sep. 02, 2014 @ 09:46 AM

Nurse aide courses offered at college

Vance-Granville Community College has scheduled several occupational health care courses to start in September at the college’s main campus in Vance County.

Sep. 02, 2014 @ 09:45 AM

College day care continues offering free meals

The Vance-Granville Community College Child Care Center, located on the college’s main campus in Vance County, recently announced it would continue participation in the Child and Adult Care Food Program funded by the U.S. Department of Agriculture.

Sep. 02, 2014 @ 09:45 AM

Granville Chamber announces fall fashion show

The Granville County Chamber of Commerce is partnering with two of its member boutiques to offer a fall fashion show.


Sep. 01, 2014 @ 09:44 AM

Tips from the Vance County Parenting Task Force

The American Academy of Pediatrics reported drinking too much juice could lead to poor nutrition if it is consumed in place of whole fruit, milk and other more nutrient-dense options.

Aug. 29, 2014 @ 09:28 AM

Roanoke Duck Derby approaching

Rubber duck adoptions are now available for the Roanoke Valley Chamber of Commerce’s 2014 Ducky Derby, scheduled to take place Sept. 20.

Aug. 29, 2014 @ 09:28 AM

Tickets available for Cluck ’N Shuck

The Granville County Chamber of Commerce will hold its fourth annual fall seafood event from 6 to 9 p.m. Oct. 3.

Aug. 29, 2014 @ 09:27 AM

Small business lunch and learn Sept. 16

The Chamber of Commerce of Warren County, in partnership with the Vance-Granville Community College Small Business Center, will present a free lunch and learn event focusing on time management entitled “Time In A Bottle” on Sept. 16.