Features: Our Hometown

Sep. 15, 2014 @ 09:45 AM

Senior center holding concert in the park

The Vance County Senior Center will celebrate National Senior Center Month with a concert at Emrose Park from 1 to 4 p.m. Friday.

Sep. 15, 2014 @ 09:43 AM

College announces small business summit and expo

The Vance-Granville Community College Small Business Center is planning a small business summit and expo, in partnership with the Chamber of Commerce of Warren County and the Lake Gaston Regional Chamber of Commerce.

Sep. 15, 2014 @ 09:43 AM

Hospital holding free lunch and learn

Maria Parham Medical Center will host a free lunch and learn program entitled “Prostate Cancer — Prevention and Screening Options” on Friday, presented by Kolby Sidhu, M.D.

Sep. 15, 2014 @ 09:43 AM

Tips from the Vance County Parenting Task Force

Accidents and fires account for many injuries and deaths among children. Before your child stays at home alone, you and your child should do a safety check together.

Sep. 12, 2014 @ 09:16 AM

Free jazz concert Sept. 20

DJ Charles Etcherson will give a free jazz concert at G.C. Shaw Museum from 4 to 7 p.m. Sept. 20.

Sep. 12, 2014 @ 09:16 AM

Tar River Festival is Saturday

The Greater Franklin County Chamber of Commerce will present the 25th annual Tar River Festival from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday at Riverbend Park and downtown Louisburg.

Sep. 12, 2014 @ 09:16 AM

Registration begins for Girls on the Run

Registration has begun for Girls on the Run of Northern North Carolina.


Sep. 11, 2014 @ 09:54 AM

Donations accepted for library book sale

The Friends of the Library at Perry Memorial Library have scheduled their annual book sale for Oct. 23 through Oct. 26


Sep. 11, 2014 @ 09:54 AM

Garden clubs attend statewide convention

The Daisy Garden Club and Daisette Youth Garden Club attended the 79th annual convention of the North Carolina Federation of Garden Clubs at Sheraton Hotel in Greensboro on Aug. 2 and Aug. 3.

Sep. 11, 2014 @ 09:53 AM

Registration open for backyard farming class

Warren County Cooperative Extension is offering a Backyard Farmer School this fall.