Sep. 02, 2014 @ 09:47 AM

Free ADHD seminar to be Sept. 9

A free seminar on attention deficit hyperactivity disorder will be held at the FastBraiin Learning Center at 6 p.m. Sept. 9.

Sep. 02, 2014 @ 09:47 AM

Creedmoor music festival coming Sept. 20

The 23rd annual Creedmoor Music Festival will take place Sept. 20, rain or shine.


Sep. 02, 2014 @ 09:46 AM

KVA class celebrates Dispatch's 100th

Daily Dispatch advertising director Deborah Tuck and managing editor Vanessa Shortley cut cake with Julie Moseley's third-grade class and Anne Almand's sixth-grade class Friday at Kerr-Vance Academy.

Sep. 02, 2014 @ 09:46 AM

Economic development workshop Sept. 17

Kerr-Tar Regional Council of Governments and Upper Coastal Plain Council of Governments are co-hosting a rural economic development funding opportunities workshop from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Sept. 17.

Sep. 02, 2014 @ 09:46 AM

Nurse aide courses offered at college

Vance-Granville Community College has scheduled several occupational health care courses to start in September at the college’s main campus in Vance County.

Sep. 02, 2014 @ 09:45 AM

College day care continues offering free meals

The Vance-Granville Community College Child Care Center, located on the college’s main campus in Vance County, recently announced it would continue participation in the Child and Adult Care Food Program funded by the U.S. Department of Agriculture.

Sep. 02, 2014 @ 09:45 AM

Granville Chamber announces fall fashion show

The Granville County Chamber of Commerce is partnering with two of its member boutiques to offer a fall fashion show.


Sep. 01, 2014 @ 09:44 AM

Tips from the Vance County Parenting Task Force

The American Academy of Pediatrics reported drinking too much juice could lead to poor nutrition if it is consumed in place of whole fruit, milk and other more nutrient-dense options.

Aug. 31, 2014 @ 03:07 PM

Vance County 4-H update

The 4-H summer in Vance County has been one to remember. Youth had the chance to be involved in many fun and educational activities while their minds took a break from the school year. Our office served more than 100 youth through our programs.

Aug. 29, 2014 @ 08:11 PM

Relationship status: desirable

Each year their number keeps growing — 4 million in 1950, 20 million in 1982 and more than 100 million today. They represent about 48 percent of the adult population 18 years of age and older in America. If they were a country, they would be the 13th largest in the world! Who are they? They are the singles — the never-married, the divorced and the widowed in America.