May. 26, 2015 @ 04:50 PM

Veal meet again

My mom’s an Italian girl from Jersey, so growing up we spent quite a bit of time up there (yeah, yeah, I know; insert Jersey joke here). Say what you want about the Garden State, but those folks have tons of awesome diners turning out delicious eats.

May. 26, 2015 @ 04:24 PM

Southern Vance announces graduation marshals

Southern Vance High School has selected its sophomore and junior graduation marshals for the 2014-2015 school year.

May. 26, 2015 @ 04:19 PM

Yeargin speaks at genealogy meeting

The Vance County Genealogical Society held its monthly meeting May 11 in the Farm Bureau Room of Perry Memorial Library.

May. 26, 2015 @ 04:15 PM

Locals win state honors at Elks convention

The 95th N.C. State Association Convention convened at the Clarion Hotel in Greensboro from April 29 to May 3.


May. 26, 2015 @ 04:12 PM

Letter carriers hold food drive

Letter Carriers of Henderson recently held their 2015 food drive. A total of 9,200 pounds of food was collected, up 1,600 pounds from last year’s 8,200-pound total.

May. 22, 2015 @ 04:33 PM

Smart Start holds Education and Literacy Forum

Franklin-Granville-Vance Smart Start held its annual Education and Literacy Forum on Thursday, May 21, at the Perry Memorial Library.

May. 22, 2015 @ 03:23 PM

New Hope Day held May 8

Students at New Hope Elementary School enjoyed a variety of activities during New Hope Day on Friday, May 8. Activities were held for all students at the school.

May. 22, 2015 @ 03:21 PM

Lee awarded Ruritan Club scholarship

Paul Faucette (right), a member of the Zeb Vance Ruritan Club, recently presented a scholarship to Sadie Lee (left), a graduate of the Vance County Early College.

May. 22, 2015 @ 03:20 PM

Brewer Cycles hosts 18th charity ride

Brewer Cycles will hold the 18th annual Duke Children’s Hospital and Health Center Charity Bike Ride on Sunday, June 7.

May. 22, 2015 @ 03:18 PM

Pet of the Week

This adorable young boy has lost his way home and was brought into the shelter. Astro is a feist mix who appears to be healthy and well cared for.