Jul. 24, 2014 @ 09:33 AM

Cruizers donate to help needy animals

Les Shelton (left), president of the Tar River Cruizers, presents a $1,000 check to Charles Boyd (right), Dawn Hedgepeth and Hershel to benefit the Ruin Creek Animal Protection Society.

Jul. 24, 2014 @ 09:32 AM

Compton to discuss N.C. pottery

Steve Compton will be at the Granville County Museum Harris Exhibit Hall at 10:30 a.m. July 30 to discuss pottery in North Carolina.

Jul. 24, 2014 @ 09:31 AM

College hosting free tax seminar

The Vance-Granville Community College Small Business Center, in partnership with the North Carolina Department of Revenue, will present a free seminar Sept. 9 on sales tax refunds for nonprofit organizations.

Jul. 23, 2014 @ 10:35 AM

Kittrell Community Watch meets for July

The Kittrell Community Watch group met July 17 at the Kittrell Community House for a lesson on home alarm systems.

Jul. 23, 2014 @ 10:35 AM

Grant applications accepted

Applications will be accepted until Sept. 9 for the North Carolina Community Foundation Statewide Women’s Fund 2014 grant cycle.

Jul. 22, 2014 @ 09:37 AM

Entries accepted for art contest

Thornton Library in Oxford is currently accepting entries for its Civil War Art Show.


Jul. 22, 2014 @ 09:36 AM

Parenting classes on offer

Registration has begun for two upcoming Incredible Years Parenting classes designed to help parents reduce misbehavior and increase social interaction with their children.

Jul. 22, 2014 @ 09:36 AM

College holding phlebotomy course

Vance-Granville Community College is offering a phlebotomy course starting Aug. 19 at its Warren County campus in Warrenton.

Jul. 22, 2014 @ 09:34 AM

Lake Gaston Festival begins Aug. 29

The 30th annual Littleton-Lake Gaston Festival, organized by the Littleton Lions Club, will begin with music by Steve Owens and the Summertime Band from 7 to 10 p.m. Aug. 29 in downtown Littleton.

Jul. 21, 2014 @ 11:30 AM

Pond management help available

Ponds are a thing of great beauty, and when you live in the country, having a pond to gaze upon is coveted by many, this writer included. However, if you speak to those who already have one, they may be tempted to describe it as a big hole in the ground into which you pour money.