Features: Our Hometown

Mar. 30, 2015 @ 11:08 AM

VGCC offering two business seminars April 14

The Vance-Granville Community College Small Business Center has scheduled a pair of free seminars for Tuesday, April 14, at the college’s main campus in Vance County.

Mar. 30, 2015 @ 11:07 AM

Sale to support Autism Society of N.C.

A garage and bake sale to support the Autism Society of North Carolina is on tap for 5 to 8 p.m. Friday, May 1, and from 8 a.m. until sold out Saturday, May 2, a 943 W. Andrews Ave., in the Crossroads Shopping Center.

Mar. 27, 2015 @ 03:23 PM

Raising awareness

Henderson Middle School students enrolled in the teen outreach program sponsored by Infinite Possibilities Inc. wear T-shirts reading “Stop Gun Violence” in an effort to raise awareness and reduce instances of gun violence.

Mar. 27, 2015 @ 03:22 PM

Fathauer featured presenter at genealogy meeting

The Granville County Genealogical Society Inc. No. 1746 will hold its monthly meeting at 6:30 p.m. Thursday, April 2, in the large conference room at Thornton Library, 210 Main St., Oxford.

Mar. 27, 2015 @ 03:21 PM

Free workshops scheduled for professional women

Franklin-Vance-Warren Opportunity and the Women’s Economic Equity Council are partnering to host a series of lunch and learn workshops for professional women.

Mar. 27, 2015 @ 03:21 PM

Students discover careers at Zeb Vance

Zeb Vance Elementary School held Career Day on March 18. More than 25 representatives of different career paths were on hand in the school’s multipurpose room with information about jobs and services they offer.

Mar. 27, 2015 @ 03:19 PM

Microchip clinic on tap for April 4

The Humane Society of Granville County will host a Microchip Clinic from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. during a Paws-A-Thon event Saturday, April 4, at the Granville County Animal Shelter.

Mar. 27, 2015 @ 03:18 PM

Tips from the Vance County Parenting Task Force

Spring is here and it’s time to go outside and play.



Mar. 26, 2015 @ 02:34 PM

Woodland Garden Club meets for March

The Woodland Garden Club met March 10 at Ribeye’s in Henderson, with Katie Swecker serving as hostess.


Mar. 26, 2015 @ 02:33 PM

Hospitality seminar on tap for small businesses

The Vance-Granville Community College Small Business Center has scheduled a free seminar, entitled “Hospitality Habits for Small Business,” from 9 to 4 p.m. Wednesday, April 8, at the college’s Warren County Campus in Warrenton.