Dec. 19, 2014 @ 02:57 PM

Nu Chi Omega holds annual awards program

The Nu Chi Omega Chapter of Alpha Kappa Sorority held its annual awards program Saturday, Dec. 13, at Baskerville Office in Henderson.

Dec. 19, 2014 @ 02:56 PM

KVA students visit seniors

Students from the Kerr-Vance Academy student government make crafts with residents at Senior Citizens Home in Henderson during a recent visit.

Dec. 19, 2014 @ 02:53 PM

Gift from N.C. Black High School Alumni to benefit VGCC students

The N.C. Association of Black High School Alumni recently presented a gift to the Vance-Granville Community College Endowment Fund to help students obtaining a high school equivalency diploma. 

Dec. 19, 2014 @ 02:52 PM

Car Club supports heart transplant recipient

Johnny Tilley (front) gives a $360 donation to heart transplant recipient Harry Matthews. Matthews is joined by his son, Kevin Matthews, a member of the Carolina Flossin Truck Club. 

Dec. 19, 2014 @ 02:51 PM

Tips from the Vance County Parenting Task Force

During visits with relatives and friends, remember your child needs the same attention at the relative’s home as they receive at your home and sometimes more.

Dec. 19, 2014 @ 02:50 PM

Third Polar Plunge on tap for Feb. 7

Special Olympics Vance County will hold its third annual Polar Plunge Fundraiser on Saturday, Feb. 7, at the Satterwhite Point Glasshouse at Kerr Lake.

Dec. 19, 2014 @ 11:02 AM

Plank Chapel Senior Circle holds November meeting

The Plank Chapel Senior Circle met Nov. 20 in the fellowship hall of Plank Chapel Church.


Dec. 19, 2014 @ 11:01 AM

Keep the focus on Jesus

A few weeks ago we started to decorate the church for Christmas. The tree was taken out of the box. All of the wreaths and bows were fluffed. The garland was hung out on the porch columns and railings. Everyone there made sure all of the ornaments were in good shape and hung them all in just the right places. We only encountered a couple of problems with the lights before they all started to work.

Dec. 18, 2014 @ 04:14 PM

Car club gives to children’s home

John Tilley (left) and Pearson Jones (right), president and vice president of the Red Line Cruisers Car Club, respectively, present a $1,000 check and trophy of appreciation to Angela Williams for the Central Children’s Home of North Carolina in Oxford.

Dec. 18, 2014 @ 04:13 PM

Woodland Garden Club holds December meeting

The Woodland Garden Club recently held its December meeting with Mary Jane Fink, club president, presiding.