Features: Our Hometown

Oct. 02, 2014 @ 09:30 AM

Online registration available for Oxford parks and rec programs

Area residents can now register and pay online for programs offered by the City of Oxford’s Parks and Recreation Department.


Oct. 01, 2014 @ 10:40 AM

Candidate forum to be Oct. 9

The Granville County Chamber of Commerce’s Sunrise Forum, the Granville County Human Relations Commission and the League of Women Voters Unit of Granville County are joining forces to sponsor a forum for candidates who have filed for elections in November.

Oct. 01, 2014 @ 10:40 AM

Ayscue, Dorsey honored by Optimist Club

Gene Ayscue (left) and Ron Dorsey were recognized as Optimist of the Year and Optimist Life Member, respectively, during the Henderson Optimist Club’s annual Installation and Awards Banquet on Sept. 23 at the Henderson Country Club.

Oct. 01, 2014 @ 10:40 AM

Gamma Chi recognizes Allen for service

Warren County’s Gamma Chi Chapter of Delta Kappa Gamma Society International recently honored Edith Allen for her 55 years of service to the society.

Oct. 01, 2014 @ 10:39 AM

Granville Little Theatre announces auditions

Granville Little Theatre will hold auditions this weekend for “Twas the Night Before Christmas.”


Sep. 30, 2014 @ 09:35 AM

College president creates new scholarship

Dr. Stelfanie Williams, president of Vance-Granville Community College, and her family have established a new scholarship.

Sep. 30, 2014 @ 09:34 AM

Old Bute begins new year

The Old Bute Chapter of the Daughters of the American Revolution began its 2014-2015 club year with a September luncheon hosted by Sara Davis, club regent, and Suzanne Duncan, club corresponding secretary.

Sep. 29, 2014 @ 09:35 AM

Zeb Vance third-graders receive dictionaries

The Zeb Vance Ruritan Club recently presented student dictionaries to third-grade students at Zeb Vance Elementary School during a regular morning broadcast. 

Sep. 29, 2014 @ 09:34 AM

College offering agricultural entrepreneurship course

Vance-Granville Community College is offering a new course designed to help local farmers and budding entrepreneurs develop profitable, environmentally-sound small farms or agricultural businesses.

Sep. 29, 2014 @ 09:34 AM

Tips from the Vance County Parenting Task Force

How to help children depart and arrive home safely.