Features: Our Hometown

Oct. 30, 2014 @ 10:25 AM

Traffic laws regarding school buses

We all want to ensure our children are safe when getting on and off the school bus.


Oct. 30, 2014 @ 10:24 AM

Pride of Vance Elks holding Children’s Festival on Friday

The Pride of Vance Elks Lodge No. 1263 is holding its annual Children’s Festival from 5 to 8 p.m. Friday, Oct. 31, at the lodge on Rockspring Street in Henderson.


Oct. 29, 2014 @ 11:08 AM

Gamma Chi awards perfect attendance

Warren County’s Gamma Chi Chapter recently honored members for perfect attendance at last year’s meetings. 


Oct. 29, 2014 @ 11:07 AM

Antiques the topic of Nov. 6 genealogy meeting

Longtime Oxford resident Peter Tocci will present a program on antiques and collectibles at the Nov. 6 meeting of the Granville County Genealogical Society.


Oct. 29, 2014 @ 11:07 AM

Two guest speakers at next LGA meeting

The Lake Gaston Association will hold its next monthly meeting at 9:30 a.m. Nov. 5 at the Lake Gaston Baptist Church.


Oct. 28, 2014 @ 10:40 AM

KVA students attend ‘Encore’

The sixth-grade class at Kerr-Vance Academy recently attended Chamber Theater’s “Encore” presentation at N.C. Wesleyan College’s Dunn Center in Rocky Mount. 


Oct. 28, 2014 @ 10:39 AM

VGCC drama students present ‘Waiting for Godot’

Vance-Granville Community College drama students will present a production of the Samuel Beckett classic “Waiting for Godot” Thursday, Nov. 6 , through Sunday, Nov. 9, in the small auditorium on the college’s main campus in Vance County.


Oct. 28, 2014 @ 10:39 AM

Domestic Violence Walk this Thursday

The fourth annual Domestic Violence Walk and Candlelight Vigil at the Vance County Courthouse will begin at 5:30 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 30.


Oct. 27, 2014 @ 12:06 PM

Gamma Chi recognizes member excellence

Recipients of the Gamma Chi Excellence Awards, given by Warren County’s Gamma Chi Chapter of Delta Kappa Gamma Society International, were (seated, from left) Mary Austell, Harriet Banzet, Melanie Burnette, Shirley White, (standing, from left) Nancy Tunstall, Mary Brodie Raiford, Dr. Janis Meek and Loree Harris.


Oct. 27, 2014 @ 12:06 PM

Akhtar’s 'American Dervish' discussed at Sans Souci meeting

The October meeting of the Sans Souci Literary Club was held in the home of Karney Brantley.