Features: Our Hometown

May. 22, 2015 @ 03:17 PM

Rho Tau Omega celebrates 26 years

More than 26 years ago, 15 women with a college education came together with the hopes of chartering a Warren County chapter of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority. On March 19, 1989, they succeeded.


May. 22, 2015 @ 03:16 PM

Northern Vance students join National Honor Society

Twenty-three students at Northern Vance High School were inducted to the school’s National Honor Society chapter during a ceremony May 14 held in the school cafeteria.


May. 22, 2015 @ 03:14 PM

Tips from the Vance County Parenting Task Force

Here are some tips from Eating Smart and Moving More to encourage you and your family to be more active and watch less TV.


May. 22, 2015 @ 03:13 PM

Reunion held for Townsville High students

A reunion for all former students of Townsville High School was held April 11 at South Henderson Pentecostal Holiness Church on Americal Road in Henderson.


May. 21, 2015 @ 03:56 PM

Dabney holds Career Days

Local business representatives led information sessions for students in kindergarten through fifth grade during the Career Days events April 29 and April 30 at Dabney Elementary School.


May. 21, 2015 @ 03:54 PM

Zeta Phi Beta holding trip to Barn Theatre

The Zeta Phi Beta Sorority is sponsoring a July 18 trip to the Barn Theatre in Greensboro to see a performance of “The Legacy,” a performing arts show that goes back to the days of the Drifters, Coasters, Jacksons, Earth Wind and Fire, and the Temptations, among others.


May. 21, 2015 @ 03:54 PM

College offers agricultural entrepreneurship youth camp

For the first time, Vance-Granville Community College will offer a camp this summer that allows young people to explore owning and operating their own agricultural small businesses.


May. 20, 2015 @ 04:25 PM

Henderson Concert Association Presents Student Outreach Performance

The Henderson Community Concert Association recently presented an outreach performance in the Vance-Granville Community College Civic Center to approximately 850 area students and teachers.


May. 19, 2015 @ 05:10 PM

Pet adoption event May 30

Tractor Supply Co. in Henderson is hosting a pet event from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday, May 30, to encourage adoptions and support local animal groups.


May. 19, 2015 @ 05:07 PM

‘Spokesmutts’ at Spring Jam

Minnie and Murphy, unofficial spokesmutts for the Humane Society of Granville County, take a train ride during the Spring Jam event in Oxford on May 9.