Features: Our Hometown

Jun. 22, 2015 @ 04:09 PM

College names new human resources director

Audrey K. Parker has been named the director of human resources at Vance-Granville Community College.


Jun. 19, 2015 @ 11:50 AM

Celebration brings clubs, community together

The third annual Community Day Celebration sponsored by Clubs Come Together As One was held Saturday, May 30, in the Pride of Vance Elks Lodge parking lot.


Jun. 19, 2015 @ 11:49 AM

Special events announced at farmers market

The Vance County Regional Farmers Market has several activities slated during market times Saturday, June 20, and Wednesday, June 24.


Jun. 19, 2015 @ 11:46 AM

Fireworks planned July 3 at Lake Holt

Creedmoor, Butner, Oxford and Granville County are partnering again this year for a fireworks display Friday, July 3, at Lake Holt in Butner.


Jun. 19, 2015 @ 11:46 AM

Tips from the Vance County Parenting Task Force

Triple P’s positive parenting program recommends these five steps to help you have a happier family life.


Jun. 18, 2015 @ 05:12 PM

VGCC honors radiography graduates

Twenty-six new graduates of Vance-Granville Community College’s two-year radiography program were honored in a May 11 pinning ceremony in the college’s Civic Center.


Jun. 18, 2015 @ 05:10 PM

Nonprofit holding book bag drive

Remnant Community Development Corporation will sponsor its sixth annual Back to School Rally in August to assist students in Granville County and surrounding counties for the 2015-2016 school year.


Jun. 18, 2015 @ 02:17 PM

Nursing grads pinned

Vance-Granville Community College recognized 38 students who graduated this spring from the associate degree nursing program with a pinning ceremony in the college’s Civic Center on May 13.


Jun. 17, 2015 @ 04:03 PM

Applications available for Imagination Art Station

The Vance County Arts Council, in partnership with Vance County Schools, will host Imagination Art Station from June 22 through June 26.


Jun. 16, 2015 @ 04:42 PM

Garden club completes service projects

Daisy Garden Club members (from left) Henry Floyd, Barbara Carroll, Vivian Bullock, Edna Bartley-Hargrove, Roscoe Hargrove and Patricia Cooper stand behind a circle at the Perry Memorial Library they planted with purple fountain grass and purple, white and pink vinca.