Features: Our Hometown

Mar. 25, 2015 @ 01:48 PM

Jubilee Sertoma Club holds Heritage Program

The Jubilee Sertoma Club’s 2015 Heritage Program was held at 3 p.m. Feb. 21 at Red Bud Baptist Church in Henderson.


Mar. 25, 2015 @ 01:46 PM

Warrenton Spring Fest April 25

The Warrenton Revitalization Committee will hold Spring Fest in the historic courthouse square on Main Street in Warrenton from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, April 25.

Mar. 25, 2015 @ 01:46 PM

Tickets on sale for VGCC Dinner Theater

Vance-Granville Community College’s third annual Dinner Theater event, “Smoke on the Mountain,” is set for the evenings of Thursday, April 30, and Friday, May 1, in the civic center on the college’s main campus in Vance County.

Mar. 24, 2015 @ 04:56 PM

Genealogical society gives donation to Rock Bridge

Jenny Harris (left), president of The Vance County Genealogical Society 1881, presents a donation to John Faucette and other members of Rock Bridge Cemetery Preservation at the society’s recent monthly meeting. 

Mar. 24, 2015 @ 04:52 PM

Hight playing lead in ‘Le Nozze di Figaro’

Granville County native Mary Royall Hight will perform the lead role of Susanna in Appalachian Opera Theatre’s production of Mozart’s “Le Nozze di Figaro” (The Marriage of Figaro) on Thursday, March 26, and Saturday, March 28, at The Hayes School of Music in Boone.

Mar. 24, 2015 @ 04:49 PM

Littleton Lions holding brunch fundraiser

The Littleton Lions club will hold a pancake and sausage brunch from 7:30 to 11 a.m. Saturday, April 11.

Mar. 23, 2015 @ 01:35 PM

Knights take top honors at Battle of the Books

The Battle of the Books team from Northern Granville Middle School recently won the county-wide Battle of the Books competition.


Mar. 23, 2015 @ 01:31 PM

Early College information session Monday

An information session about the application process to enroll as a ninth-grade student in the Vance County Early College High School for the 2015-2016 school year will be held at 6 p.m. Monday, March 30, in the board room of the school system’s administrative services center, 1724 Graham Ave., Henderson.

Mar. 23, 2015 @ 01:30 PM

Sorosis Club announces March minutes

The Sorosis Club met March 19 at the home of hostess Norma Irvine.


Mar. 23, 2015 @ 01:29 PM

Saturday program on artist Ruth Russell Williams

Rick Russell will present a program entitled “Celebrating the Legacy: Art Perspectives on Ruth Russell Williams” at 11 a.m. Saturday, March 28, at the Warren County Memorial Library.