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Oct. 21, 2014 @ 11:21 AM

Job Corps serves meal at ACTS

Breanna Parks (from left), M'Lik McNeil and Antoine Lindsey of the Kittrell Job Corps Center stock and organize shelves in the food pantry at the Area Christians Together in Service (ACTS) Soup Kitchen as part of a community service project Oct. 7 conducted by center students and staff.


Oct. 21, 2014 @ 11:07 AM

Credit union offers scholarships through college

Vance-Granville Community College is offering 10 scholarships worth $750 each to students enrolled in continuing education classes through a program funded by the State Employees’ Credit Union of North Carolina.


Oct. 21, 2014 @ 11:07 AM

Class to prepare shoppers for Black Friday

Vance-Granville Community College is offering a class to help area residents become savvy Black Friday shoppers.


Oct. 20, 2014 @ 12:16 PM

GriefShare session begins Monday

New Sandy Creek Baptist Church and First United Methodist Church recently joined forces to provide GriefShare sessions to the community.


Oct. 20, 2014 @ 12:14 PM

Faulkner honored for service

Jerry A. Faulkner (right) receives a plaque from Kieth Jones at Dexter Baptist Church honoring his more than 50 years of service to the church.


Oct. 20, 2014 @ 12:01 PM

Morgan honored for service in health care

Ruth Morgan, an employee of Universal Healthcare of Oxford, will be honored Oct. 30 by the N.C. Health Care Facilities Association.


Oct. 20, 2014 @ 12:01 PM

HCCA concert on tap for Friday

Fernando Varela will perform popular and opera classics at 8 p.m. Friday at Vance-Granville Community College.


Oct. 20, 2014 @ 11:59 AM

E.M. Rollins recognizes First Baptist

Veronica Young (center), a counselor at E.M. Rollins Elementary School, presents a plaque to First Baptist Church members (from left) Lois Murphy, Carol Franklin, Nancy Strickland and Becky Faulkner to honor the church's service to the school.


Oct. 20, 2014 @ 11:59 AM

Henderson BPW meets for September

Perry Memorial Library Director Patty McAnally was the guest speaker for the Sept. 18 meeting of the Henderson Business and Professional Women’s Club.


Oct. 17, 2014 @ 09:07 PM

Finding space to reconnect

It was family reunion time again. This year, instead of a large luxurious house facing the ocean on the outer banks — a house filled with electronic options — we went camping.