The Vance-Granville Community College Small Business Center is holding a free seminar entitled “How to Start a Business the Right Way” from 2 to 4 p.m. Aug. 14 at the college’s Warren County Campus.
At the monthly meeting of the Lake Gaston Association at 9:30 a.m. Wednesday, Aug. 6, the featured speaker will be Dr. Brett Hartis, aquatics extension and research associate in the Department of Crop Science at N.C. State University.
Raleigh attorney Gene Boyce will present the program “From Duct Tape to Electronic Tapes: How We Found the Truth About Watergate” at the Aug. 7 meeting of the Granville County Genealogical Society at 6:30 p.m. in the large conference room of the Richard H. Thornton Library in Oxford.
The Granville County Chamber of Commerce’s second Alive After Five of the 2014 series will be held from 5:30 to 8:30 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 14, in the Gazebo Park, Central Avenue in Butner.
Granville Health System recently named Carla Gray Light of Oxford the recipient of the fifth annual Sam Perry Scholarship.
Senior art classes will be held from 5:30 to 7 p.m. Tuesdays at Emrose Art Gallery.
The Henderson-Vance Chamber of Commerce is collecting items for bags to give to new teachers in Vance County Schools.
A group of 21 high school students recently attended the 2014 Mini-Medical School, organized by the Wake Area Health Education Center in partnership with Vance-Granville Community College.
Joshua Rouse, a student at Kittrell Job Corps Center, was recently chosen to receive a renewable $5,000 Fluor Foundation Job Corps Scholarship.
At one point or another, parents will feel and show favoritism for one particular child over the others.