Features: Our Hometown

Apr. 24, 2015 @ 03:46 PM

Learning about fish life

Casey Grieshaber (center), a graduate student at N.C. State University, works with students in the oceanography class taught by Jennifer Howard at Southern Vance High School as they dissect fish April 16.

Apr. 24, 2015 @ 03:45 PM

Community Band presents concert

The Vance-Granville Community Band presented its spring concert April 16 in the civic center on the college’s main campus in Vance County.

Apr. 24, 2015 @ 03:43 PM

‘Living Healthy’ workshops this summer

Vance-Granville Community College has partnered with the Kerr-Tar Regional Council of Governments to offer a new series of “Living Healthy” workshops this summer. All will be held at the college’s main campus in Vance County.

Apr. 24, 2015 @ 03:41 PM

United Way volunteers honored

Seven local volunteers were recently recognized at a dinner held in their honor at First United Methodist Church by the volunteer center of the United Way of Vance County.

Apr. 24, 2015 @ 03:31 PM

Warrenton SpringFest held today

The eighth annual SpringFest will take place from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. today.


Apr. 24, 2015 @ 03:29 PM

Sans Souci holds April meeting

The Sans Souci Literary Club met April 14 at the Henderson Country Club. Carolyn Swanson was hostess for a dessert course with coffee. Eighteen members were present.

Apr. 23, 2015 @ 02:56 PM

Melon production meeting May 4

Vance County Cooperative Extension will hold a meeting on melon production at 6:30 p.m. Monday, May 4, at the Vance County Regional Farmers Market, 210 Southpark Drive, Henderson.

Apr. 21, 2015 @ 02:08 PM

VGCC hosts seminar on small business networking

The Vance-Granville Community College Small Business Center has scheduled a free seminar, entitled “Networking Tips That Can Grow Your Business,” from 9 a.m. to noon Tuesday, May 12, in room 7107 at the college’s main campus in Vance County.

Apr. 21, 2015 @ 02:06 PM

Job Corps attends Career Day

The Kittrell Job Corps Center participated in the Northern Granville Middle School’s Career Day, held April 16. 

Apr. 21, 2015 @ 02:05 PM

Continuing education topic of LGA meeting

The Lake Gaston Association will hold its next monthly meeting at 9:30 a.m. Wednesday, May 6, at Lake Gaston Baptist Church, located on N.C. 903, one mile north of Eaton Ferry Bridge across from the Subway Restaurant,