Features

May. 21, 2015 @ 03:54 PM

Zeta Phi Beta holding trip to Barn Theatre

The Zeta Phi Beta Sorority is sponsoring a July 18 trip to the Barn Theatre in Greensboro to see a performance of “The Legacy,” a performing arts show that goes back to the days of the Drifters, Coasters, Jacksons, Earth Wind and Fire, and the Temptations, among others.


May. 21, 2015 @ 03:54 PM

College offers agricultural entrepreneurship youth camp

For the first time, Vance-Granville Community College will offer a camp this summer that allows young people to explore owning and operating their own agricultural small businesses.


May. 20, 2015 @ 04:25 PM

Henderson Concert Association Presents Student Outreach Performance

The Henderson Community Concert Association recently presented an outreach performance in the Vance-Granville Community College Civic Center to approximately 850 area students and teachers.


May. 20, 2015 @ 10:22 AM

Watch for farm machinery

Now that spring has sprung, a lot of farm work is happening. Actually, it started back in late February when tobacco growers started seeding greenhouses to grow transplants. Now, when the soil is dry enough, farmers are getting fields ready for transplant, are applying fertilizer to wheat and pastures, and are planting corn, soybeans and other crops.


May. 19, 2015 @ 05:10 PM

Pet adoption event May 30

Tractor Supply Co. in Henderson is hosting a pet event from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday, May 30, to encourage adoptions and support local animal groups.


May. 19, 2015 @ 05:07 PM

‘Spokesmutts’ at Spring Jam

Minnie and Murphy, unofficial spokesmutts for the Humane Society of Granville County, take a train ride during the Spring Jam event in Oxford on May 9. 


May. 19, 2015 @ 04:37 PM

Unabashed extravagance

Maybe somebody has blown you away with their kindness or generosity. It might be a birthday or anniversary. It’s possible you’ve screwed up big time. Or perchance you’re trying to coerce favors or manipulate behavior.


May. 19, 2015 @ 04:07 PM

Creedmoor school receives $2,500 grant

Creedmoor Elementary School of the Arts has received a $2,500 Lowe’s Toolbox for Education grant for creating an outdoor classroom designed to promote creativity.


May. 18, 2015 @ 04:58 PM

Gamma Chi initiates new members

Warren County’s Gamma Chi Chapter of the Delta Kappa Gamma Society International met May 7 at St. Paul’s Lutheran Church in Ridgeway.


May. 18, 2015 @ 04:57 PM

PSNC Energy presents contributions to VGCC

PSNC Energy recently renewed its commitment to supporting Vance-Granville Community College students by increasing the size of its scholarship endowment.