Features: Our Hometown

Aug. 25, 2014 @ 09:45 AM

Registration begins for tea class at college

Vance-Granville Community College will offer a course entitled “Let’s Have a Tea Party” at its main campus in Vance County starting Sept. 30.


Aug. 25, 2014 @ 09:45 AM

Community forum to examine Affordable Care Act

An educational forum and community conversation on the Affordable Care Act is scheduled to take place from 6 to 7:30 p.m. Sept. 4 at Shiloh Baptist Church in Henderson.


Aug. 25, 2014 @ 09:45 AM

Tips from the Vance County Parenting Task Force

Children love to dig in the dirt. You can make digging and planting a fun way to help your little ones eat more fruits and vegetables.


Aug. 22, 2014 @ 09:56 AM

Women’s club installs officers, plans program year

The Henderson Business and Professional Women’s Club recently elected officers and held its annual planning meeting for the 2014-2015 club year in the offices of Triangle North Health Foundation.


Aug. 22, 2014 @ 09:55 AM

College holding free grant-writing seminar

The Vance-Granville Community College Small Business Center has scheduled a free seminar entitled “Finding and Writing Grants” from 1 to 4 p.m. Sept. 11 at its Warren County campus in Warrenton.


Aug. 22, 2014 @ 09:55 AM

Duck Derby to be Sept. 20

Franklin-Granville-Vance Smart Start will hold its fifth annual Duck Derby fundraiser in downtown Henderson at 2 p.m. Sept. 20.


Aug. 21, 2014 @ 09:40 AM

Pride of Vance Elks attend lodge convention

Five members of the Pride of Vance Elks Lodge No. 1263 attended the 115th Improved Benevolent and Protective Order of Elks of the Worldwide International Grand Lodge Convention from Aug. 1 through Aug. 8 at the Hyatt Regency Hotel in Atlanta, Georgia.


Aug. 21, 2014 @ 09:40 AM

College offers personal enrichment courses

Vance-Granville Community College has scheduled a handful of non-credit personal enrichment courses at its main campus in Vance County.


Aug. 20, 2014 @ 09:30 AM

Senior water aerobics registration Aug. 27

The Vance County Senior Center water aerobics and exercise program is set to return for another year at the Henderson YMCA.


Aug. 20, 2014 @ 09:30 AM

‘Celebrating Animals’ festival approaching

The annual “Celebrating Animals” festival is slated for Sept. 13, starting at 10 a.m., at the Warren County Animal Ark.