Features: Our Hometown

Mar. 20, 2015 @ 02:58 PM

Tips from the Vance County Parenting Task Force

• Teach your toddler with love and respect. Your child will see you as loving and caring and want to please you.

Mar. 20, 2015 @ 02:57 PM

Sans Souci meets for March

The Sans Souci Literary Club met March 10 in the home of Vivian McIntyre.


Mar. 19, 2015 @ 03:33 PM

Granville school administrators complete leadership training

Five principals and one director from Granville County Public Schools recently completed a rigorous professional development program, entitled Distinguished Leadership in Practice, as part of the program’s 2014-2015 cohort.

Mar. 19, 2015 @ 03:32 PM

Job fair to focus on construction, logistics

Vance-Granville Community College is hosting a Construction and Logistics Job Expo from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Wednesday, April 8, in the civic center on the college’s main campus in Vance County.

Mar. 19, 2015 @ 03:31 PM

Rec department holding egg hunts

The Henderson-Vance Recreation and Parks Department is holding egg hunts for participants of all ages Saturday, March 28.

Mar. 18, 2015 @ 03:41 PM

Warren Youth Services Bureau holds 13th Black History Salute

The Warren County Youth Services Bureau celebrated its 13th annual Black History Salute on Wednesday, March 4, in the Warren County Armory Civic Center.

Mar. 17, 2015 @ 03:15 PM

Students at Eaton-Johnson form reading club

Dr. Priscilla Chavis-Lockley, a counselor at Eaton-Johnson Middle School, is working with students in the school who want to read additional books beyond what is required for their regular studies.

Their efforts have formed a new reading club.

Mar. 17, 2015 @ 03:01 PM

Scholarships available for Granville students

The board of advisors of the Granville County Community Foundation, an affiliate of the N.C. Community Foundation, is accepting scholarship applications for the John Anthony Little Scholarship, the Thad Stem Scholarship and the Donald Patrick Darden Scholarship.

Mar. 17, 2015 @ 03:00 PM

Registration open for 12-week fitness boot camp

Oxford Parks and Recreation is offering a 12-week boot camp session as a part of its new campaign, “Get Fit in ’15.”

Mar. 16, 2015 @ 03:44 PM

Garden club holds January meeting at farmers market

The Colonial Garden Club met Jan. 21 at the Vance County Regional Farmers Market. The program, hosted by club member Vera Gatano, featured guest speakers Pete Burgess, a retired Vance County farmer, and Tracy Madigan, manager of the market.