Features: Our Hometown

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.


Oct. 21, 2014 @ 11:07 AM

Class to prepare shoppers for Black Friday

Vance-Granville Community College is offering a class to help area residents become savvy Black Friday shoppers.


Oct. 20, 2014 @ 12:01 PM

Morgan honored for service in health care

Ruth Morgan, an employee of Universal Healthcare of Oxford, will be honored Oct. 30 by the N.C. Health Care Facilities Association.


Oct. 20, 2014 @ 12:01 PM

HCCA concert on tap for Friday

Fernando Varela will perform popular and opera classics at 8 p.m. Friday at Vance-Granville Community College.


Oct. 20, 2014 @ 11:59 AM

E.M. Rollins recognizes First Baptist

Veronica Young (center), a counselor at E.M. Rollins Elementary School, presents a plaque to First Baptist Church members (from left) Lois Murphy, Carol Franklin, Nancy Strickland and Becky Faulkner to honor the church's service to the school.


Oct. 20, 2014 @ 11:59 AM

Henderson BPW meets for September

Perry Memorial Library Director Patty McAnally was the guest speaker for the Sept. 18 meeting of the Henderson Business and Professional Women’s Club.


Oct. 17, 2014 @ 11:57 AM

Job Corps Center holds combined council meeting

Kittrell Job Corps Center hosted a combined industry and community relations councils meeting Sept. 18 in the center’s culinary arts dining hall.


Oct. 17, 2014 @ 11:57 AM

Granville Little Theatre offers trio of weekend performances

This is the last weekend to catch a Granville Little Theatre performance of “A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum,” directed by Maria Hurst.


Oct. 17, 2014 @ 11:57 AM

Food drive Saturday for feral cats

A Feral Feline Food Drive will take place from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 18, at Tractor Supply, 1733 Dabney Drive, in honor of National Feral Cat Day.


Oct. 16, 2014 @ 10:22 AM

Garcia talks, cooks food for students at Northern Vance

Northern Vance High School seniors in Julie Sokol's third-period culinary arts class get cooking instructions from Jeanette Garcia, a chef and instructor at Johnson & Wales University in Charlotte.