Features: Our Hometown

Apr. 17, 2015 @ 02:05 PM

Final HCCA season concert Friday

Karrnnel, a leading Canadian instrumentalist, will present the final concert of the Henderson Community Concert Association’s 2014-2015 season Friday, April 24.

Apr. 17, 2015 @ 02:04 PM

Tips from the Vance County Parenting Task Force

Fathers have a positive impact on children. When fathers are involved in their children’s lives and education, their children show improved academic performance in school, have fewer disciplinary problems and exhibit healthier behaviors.

Apr. 17, 2015 @ 01:59 PM

FGV Smart Start holds Time Out Tuesday

Tuesday, April 14, marked Franklin-Granville-Vance Smart Start’s annual Time Out Tuesday events.


Apr. 17, 2015 @ 01:58 PM

College announces Earth Day activities

Vance-Granville Community College will hold Earth Day festivals from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Wednesday, April 22, on the college’s Vance County, Granville County and Franklin County campuses.

Apr. 17, 2015 @ 01:57 PM

Rec Players auditions May 2

The Henderson Rec Players will hold auditions Saturday, May 2, for two upcoming productions.


Apr. 16, 2015 @ 03:25 PM

Volunteers recognized with luncheon

Senior Citizens Home residents and volunteers gather during a luncheon April 14 held to honor the volunteers during National Volunteers Week.

Apr. 16, 2015 @ 03:24 PM

Pesticide collection April 23

Area residents will be able to drop off unwanted gardening chemicals at the Vance County Regional Farmers Market from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Thursday, April 23.

Apr. 16, 2015 @ 03:23 PM

Deaver to present at Afternoon with an Author

Perry Memorial Library and the Friends of the Perry Memorial Library will present an afternoon with bestselling author Jeffery Deaver starting at 2 p.m. Sunday, April 26, library’s Farm Bureau Room.

Apr. 15, 2015 @ 04:51 PM

Women’s Expo focuses on health

Henderson City Councilwoman Brenda Peace-Jenkins speaks to Kittrell Job Corps Center students about turning negatives into positives and the importance of being determined to accomplish their dreams during the center’s recent Women’s Health Expo on March 27 at the Aycock Recreation Center in Henderson.

Apr. 15, 2015 @ 04:45 PM

Healthy Kids Day April 25

The Henderson Family YMCA, along wth Four Rivers Resource Conservation and Development Council and the Henderson-Vance Parks and Recreation Department, will hold a Healthy Kids Day from 9 a.m. to noon at Fox Pond Park in Henderson.