Features: Our Hometown

Apr. 15, 2014 @ 11:25 AM

Golf tournament to benefit Relay For Life

The Angels Among Us Relay Team’s ninth annual golf tournament to benefit Relay for Life will begin at 1 p.m. May 9 at the Kerr Lake Country Club.

Apr. 14, 2014 @ 01:44 PM

College holds biotech workshop

A handful of area high school students hailing from Northern Vance High School and the J.F. Webb School of Health and Life Sciences recently participated in Vance-Granville Community College’s second biotech workshop.

Apr. 14, 2014 @ 01:43 PM

Administrative professionals lunch to be April 23

An administrative professional luncheon honoring professionals in Vance, Granville, Warren and Franklin counties will be held at noon April 23 at the Henderson Country Club.

Apr. 14, 2014 @ 01:43 PM

Nominations accepted for state’s highest honor

Nominations will be accepted until May 15 for the 2014 North Carolina Awards, the highest civilian award on offer by the state.

Apr. 14, 2014 @ 01:43 PM

Tips from the Vance County Parenting Task Force

If spanking worked, parents would spank one time and the misbehavior would be gone.

Apr. 14, 2014 @ 01:41 PM

Nu Chi Omega celebrates Founders’ Day

The Nu Chi Omega Chapter of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority recently celebrated its Founders’ Day at the Central Children's Home in Oxford.

Apr. 14, 2014 @ 09:40 AM

Energy savings seminar on tap for May 7

The Henderson-Vance Chamber of Commerce, in partnership with the small business center at Vance-Granville Community College, will present a seminar on Duke Energy’s Small Business Energy Saver Program from noon to 1 p.m. May 7 at the chamber’s office on Garnett Street in Henderson.

Apr. 11, 2014 @ 09:57 AM

Garden club celebrates 60 years

A plant exchange and a trip down memory lane were the highlights of the Colonial Garden Club’s February meeting.

Apr. 11, 2014 @ 09:56 AM

Appearance commission spiffs up city’s signs

Henderson Community Appearance Commission members Pat Newman (left) and Edith Carroll (right) join volunteer David A. Carroll Jr. after weeding and planting black-eyed Susans and pansies at the “Welcome to Henderson” sign on N.C. 39.

Apr. 10, 2014 @ 09:55 AM

Tea society installs officers

The Old North State Tea Society recently installed new officers at a luncheon meeting at the Henderson Country Club.