Features: Our Hometown

Apr. 09, 2014 @ 11:19 AM

Optimist Club’s scholarship deadline Monday

The application deadline is Monday for the Henderson Optimist Club’s two annual scholarships, each worth $3,000.


Apr. 08, 2014 @ 10:58 AM

New York Theatre Ballet to perform Sunday at Vance-Granville

The Henderson Community Concert Association will present a performance by the New York Theatre Ballet at 7 p.m. Sunday at the Vance-Granville Community College Civic Center.


Apr. 08, 2014 @ 10:58 AM

Sam Perry Scholarship deadline approaching

Granville Health System Foundation will be accepting applications for the 2014 Sam Perry Memorial Scholarship Program until April 30.


Apr. 08, 2014 @ 10:57 AM

Education topic of Old Bute's March meeting

The Old Bute Chapter of the Daughters of the American Revolution recently held its March meeting in the home of Sara Davis, the chapter regent.


Apr. 07, 2014 @ 07:18 PM

Race to benefit wounded warriors

A five-kilometer run, walk to benefit the Wounded Warrior Project is scheduled for Saturday in Warrenton.


Apr. 07, 2014 @ 07:14 PM

Tour De Vance to be April 26

United Way of Vance County will hold its second Tour De Vance Bike Ride on April 26.


Apr. 07, 2014 @ 07:14 PM

Tips from the Vance County Parenting Task Force

Approximately one in three children say they have received an online message or photo that makes them uncomfortable. Few ever tell their parents.


Apr. 07, 2014 @ 07:13 PM

Applications accepted for Fire and Public Safety Academy

The application period has begun for the Fire and Public Safety Academy for the 2014-2015 school year.


Apr. 05, 2014 @ 07:12 PM

Vance Charter project benefits animals in need

The second- and fourth-grade classes at Vance Charter School recently sponsored a bake sale and Pageant for Paws, where the students purchased baked goods and voted for their favorite animals in the Vance County Animal Shelter.


Apr. 05, 2014 @ 07:12 PM

Carver pre-k students perform nursery rhyme skit

Jamie Cutts’ and DeVonda Williams’ pre-kindergarten classes at Carver Elementary School recently put on a skit to highlight the nursery rhymes they’ve learned.