Features: Our Hometown

Jun. 26, 2015 @ 03:31 PM

Davis receives Henderson Institute scholarship

Moriah Davis recently received the four-year annual Henderson Institute-Robert Bogan Scholarship Award in the amount of $1,000.

Jun. 26, 2015 @ 03:30 PM

VGCC recognizes Leadership Institute graduates

Vance-Granville Community College held a graduation ceremony in May to honor faculty and staff members who completed the inaugural Vanguard Leadership Institute.

Jun. 26, 2015 @ 03:28 PM

Participants sought for Leadership Granville

Participants are being sought for the upcoming Leadership Granville program, which will begin mid-September and end with graduation in mid-April.

Jun. 26, 2015 @ 03:27 PM

PAGE scholarship recipients announced

The Vance County Partners for the Advancement of Gifted Education announced three graduating seniors from Northern Vance and Southern Vance high schools have been awarded scholarships for the 2014-2015 school year.

Jun. 25, 2015 @ 04:44 PM

Henderson High Class of ’55 celebrates 60th anniversary

The Henderson High School Class of 1955 recently held its 60th anniversary class reunion.


Jun. 25, 2015 @ 04:43 PM

Paralegal program sends first graduates off to new careers

Vance-Granville Community College recently celebrated the graduation of the first class from the two-year paralegal technology degree program. By the time they graduated, some of the students had already secured employment in their chosen career field.

Jun. 25, 2015 @ 04:36 PM

ACTS topic of Jubilee Sertoma meeting

The Jubilee Sertoma Club of Henderson held its regular monthly meeting June 4 at Smithfield’s Chicken ‘N Bar-B-Q.

Jun. 25, 2015 @ 04:35 PM

Amateur radio Field Day exercises this weekend

Members of the Four County Amateur Radio Emergency Services group will be participating in the national Amateur Radio Field Day exercise Saturday, June 27, and Sunday, June 28, at the Granville County Emergency Management office, 5662 Cornwall Road, Oxford.

Jun. 24, 2015 @ 02:32 PM

Norlina High Class of ’65 celebrates 50th anniversary

Members of the 1965 graduating class from Norlina High School recently gathered for a 50th class anniversary reunion on the weekend of May 22 and May 23.

Jun. 24, 2015 @ 02:31 PM

Daisette Youth meet for June

The Daisette Youth Garden Club met June 11 at Shiloh Baptist Church.