Jul. 29, 2014 @ 10:14 AM

Watergate investigator to talk to genealogy society

Raleigh attorney Gene Boyce will present the program “From Duct Tape to Electronic Tapes: How We Found the Truth About Watergate” at the Aug. 7 meeting of the Granville County Genealogical Society at 6:30 p.m. in the large conference room of the Richard H. Thornton Library in Oxford.

Jul. 29, 2014 @ 10:10 AM

Alive After Five features The Attractions Band

The Granville County Chamber of Commerce’s second Alive After Five of the 2014 series will be held from 5:30 to 8:30 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 14, in the Gazebo Park, Central Avenue in Butner.

Jul. 29, 2014 @ 10:08 AM

Support group meets to deal with grief

A GriefShare group will meet at First United Methodist Church, 114 Church St., Henderson, every Thursday starting at 6 p.m. through Oct. 16.

Jul. 27, 2014 @ 10:03 AM

Light receives Sam Perry Scholarship

Granville Health System recently named Carla Gray Light of Oxford the recipient of the fifth annual Sam Perry Scholarship.

Jul. 29, 2014 @ 10:03 AM

Art classes available

Senior art classes will be held from 5:30 to 7 p.m. Tuesdays at Emrose Art Gallery.


Jul. 27, 2014 @ 10:02 AM

Chamber seeking donations for new teacher bags

The Henderson-Vance Chamber of Commerce is collecting items for bags to give to new teachers in Vance County Schools.

Jul. 26, 2014 @ 10:01 AM

Students explore health, science at college

A group of 21 high school students recently attended the 2014 Mini-Medical School, organized by the Wake Area Health Education Center in partnership with Vance-Granville Community College.

Jul. 26, 2014 @ 10:01 AM

Rouse recipient of Fluor scholarship

Joshua Rouse, a student at Kittrell Job Corps Center, was recently chosen to receive a renewable $5,000 Fluor Foundation Job Corps Scholarship.

Jul. 26, 2014 @ 10:00 AM

Tips from the Vance County Parenting Task Force

At one point or another, parents will feel and show favoritism for one particular child over the others.


Jul. 25, 2014 @ 07:42 PM

Keeping your life in balance

When the clothes in the washing machine are unevenly balanced, the machine will shake, rattle and make all kinds of noise. When your automobile tires are severely out of balance, the steering wheel will shake, eventually wearing out the tire tread. As proper balancing is required in some things of life, in much the same way, we need balance in our spiritual lives to survive.