Features: Our Hometown

Jun. 15, 2015 @ 05:09 PM

Local nonprofit represented at regional conference

Warren County nonprofit group Working Landscapes was represented at a regional conference on May 28 in Elon.

Jun. 15, 2015 @ 05:08 PM

United Way holding annual meeting Wednesday

The United Way of Vance County will hold its 46th annual meeting Wednesday, June 17.


Jun. 11, 2015 @ 04:43 PM

Community Watch learns about Alzheimer’s disease, dementia

The Kittrell Community Watch met May 21 at the Kittrell Community House for a program on Alzheimer’s disease and dementia.

Jun. 11, 2015 @ 04:41 PM

Students selected to participate in Duke TIP

Amanda Bullock, a sixth-grader at Henderson Middle School, and Jackson Hopper, a sixth-grader at Eaton-Johnson Middle School, have been selected to participate in the prestigious Duke University Talent Identification Program.

Jun. 11, 2015 @ 04:40 PM

Nu Chi Omega celebrates 34th anniversary

Members of the Nu Chi Omega Chapter of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority celebrated the chapter’s 34th anniversary on May 30 at Satterwhite Point in Henderson.

Jun. 11, 2015 @ 04:39 PM

Tips from the Vance County Parenting Task Force

Chores are an important way of teaching children responsibility.


Jun. 11, 2015 @ 04:36 PM

Seminar scheduled for agricultural entrepreneurs in Warrenton

The Vance-Granville Community College Small Business Center has scheduled a free seminar, entitled “Ag Entrepreneurship 101,” from 6 to 8 p.m. Tuesday, June 23, at the college’s Warren County campus in Warrenton.

Jun. 11, 2015 @ 04:35 PM

Triad Chapter holding scholarship fundraiser

The Henderson Institute Triad Chapter is sponsoring its fourth annual Afternoon at the Lake scholarship fundraiser.

Jun. 11, 2015 @ 04:34 PM

Vance County celebrates Agriculture Day

Vance County celebrated Agriculture Day on May 26 with Leadership Vance participants.


Jun. 11, 2015 @ 04:29 PM

McCoy gives STEM presentation at New Hope

Donald McCoy, a STEM consultant and retired engineer, recently led all students at New Hope Elementary School in activities to use strategies involving science, technology, engineering and math.