Features: Our Hometown

Apr. 15, 2015 @ 04:43 PM

Workshop scheduled for afterschool professionals

Vance-Granville Community College is offering a continuing education opportunity for local afterschool care program administrators and staff members.

Apr. 15, 2015 @ 04:42 PM

Farmers market opens Saturday

The Vance County Regional Farmers Market opens for the season Saturday, April 18.


Apr. 14, 2015 @ 03:53 PM

Garden clubs donate arrangements

Daisy and Daisette garden club members (front, center) Danielle Anderson, (back, from left) Dominique Anderson, Edna Hargrove, club president Barbara Carroll, Nyesha Miller, Edith Carroll and Vivian Bullock hold flower arrangements they recently made to go on the tables for the March 21 Vance County Baptist Sunday school banquet at Vance-Granville Community College.

Apr. 14, 2015 @ 03:49 PM

Hospital will soon begin equipment drive

Maria Parham Medical Center will soon begin its annual equipment drive this May.


Apr. 14, 2015 @ 03:47 PM

Cut flower production meeting scheduled

Vance County Cooperative Extension will hold a specialty cut flower production meeting at 6:30 p.m. Monday, April 27, at the Vance County Regional Farmers Market, 210 Southpark Drive, Henderson.

Apr. 14, 2015 @ 03:46 PM

Dinner theater sold out

All tickets have been sold for Vance-Granville Community College’s third annual dinner theater event, “Smoke on the Mountain.”


Apr. 13, 2015 @ 04:32 PM

Smart Start plants pinwheel garden

Franklin-Granville-Vance Smart Start recently planted a pinwheel garden as a sign of the organization’s commitment to the prevention of child abuse and neglect.

Apr. 13, 2015 @ 04:31 PM

LGA holding second Community Paper Shred

The Lake Gaston Association will sponsor its second Community Paper Shred from 9:15 to 11:45 a.m. Saturday, April 25, in the lower parking area at the Roanoke-Wildwood Volunteer Fire Department, 790 Lizard Creek Road, Littleton.

Apr. 13, 2015 @ 04:30 PM

College offers pre-Mother’s Day jewelry class

Vance-Granville Community College will offer a two-hour class that provides opportunities for crafting unique, personalized gifts, just in time for Mother’s Day.

Apr. 10, 2015 @ 01:02 PM

Henderson Lions announce new member

Harold Hart Sr. (center) joins Joan Robinson (left) and Melvin Hanks at the March 26 meeting of the Henderson Lions Club held at the Henderson Country Club.