Features: Our Hometown

Aug. 01, 2014 @ 09:20 AM

College to host networking seminar for small businesses

The Vance-Granville Community College Small Business Center will hold a free seminar entitled “Networking Tips That Can Grow Your Small Business” from 6 to 9 p.m. Aug. 28 at the college’s main campus in Vance County.

Aug. 01, 2014 @ 09:20 AM

Imagination Library enrollment Aug. 8

Franklin-Granville Vance Smart Start, with funding from the Vance County United Way, will enroll children for free in the Dolly Parton Imagination Library at Perry Memorial Library from noon to 5 p.m. Aug. 8.

Aug. 01, 2014 @ 09:19 AM

Medication aide course on offer

Vance-Granville Community College is holding a medication aide course Aug. 11-19 at its Warren County Campus.

Aug. 01, 2014 @ 09:19 AM

Donation drive planned

The Vance Senior High Class of 1986 is sponsoring a back-to-school donation drive from 8 p.m. to midnight Aug. 15 at Mahogany’s Restaurant & Pub in Henderson.

Jul. 31, 2014 @ 10:04 AM

Rec Players to stage 'Godspell'

The Henderson Rec Players will present the musical “Godspell” Aug. 14-16 at 8 p.m. and Aug. 17 at 2:30 p.m. in the small auditorium at Vance-Granville Community College.

Jul. 31, 2014 @ 10:03 AM

Canoes for rent

Four new canoes are now available for rent at the Lake Devin Fishin’ Shack. 

Jul. 31, 2014 @ 10:03 AM

Meeting to cover growing, marketing asparagus

A meeting will be held Aug. 28 for people interested in learning about growing and marketing asparagus.

Jul. 31, 2014 @ 10:03 AM

Franklin chamber holding teacher luncheon

The Greater Franklin County Chamber of Commerce is holding its annual teacher luncheon Aug. 12 at Franklin High School.

Jul. 30, 2014 @ 10:45 AM

Community band seeking musicians

The Vance-Granville Community Band is welcoming new members.


Jul. 30, 2014 @ 10:45 AM

Free workshops for seniors to address disease, disabilities

The Kerr-Tar Area Agency on Aging is offering a series of free workshops to help seniors manage symptoms of chronic disease and disability and take control of their health.