Aug. 27, 2014 @ 10:52 AM

Community Watch membership meeting Thursday

The Henderson-Vance Community Watch Association will hold its general membership meeting at 7 p.m. Thursday in the auditorium of Maria Parham Medical Center.

Aug. 26, 2014 @ 10:10 AM

College shares best practices at statewide summit

Officials from Vance-Granville Community College offered tips to colleagues from across the state at the inaugural N.C. Community Colleges Performance Partnership Summit held July 31 at Embassy Suites in Cary.

Aug. 26, 2014 @ 10:09 AM

Henderson Institute plans 38th reunion

The former Henderson Institute will celebrate its 38th annual school reunion Friday and Saturday at Kerr Lake Country Club.

Aug. 25, 2014 @ 09:47 AM

Church awarded for support

John Church recently received a Life Sponsor Award from Ducks Unlimited for his continuous contributions to the organization. 

Aug. 25, 2014 @ 09:47 AM

Focus on public safety at next LGA meeting

Northampton County Sheriff Jack Smith will be the featured speaker at the Lake Gaston Association's next monthly meeting, scheduled for 9:30 a.m. Sept. 3.

Aug. 25, 2014 @ 09:47 AM

Motorists must stop for stopped school buses

Vance County Schools is joining public school systems across North Carolina in asking motorists to abide by the stop signs on school buses and to stop their vehicles completely while students board and get off of school buses.

Aug. 25, 2014 @ 09:45 AM

Registration begins for tea class at college

Vance-Granville Community College will offer a course entitled “Let’s Have a Tea Party” at its main campus in Vance County starting Sept. 30.

Aug. 25, 2014 @ 09:45 AM

Community forum to examine Affordable Care Act

An educational forum and community conversation on the Affordable Care Act is scheduled to take place from 6 to 7:30 p.m. Sept. 4 at Shiloh Baptist Church in Henderson.

Aug. 25, 2014 @ 09:45 AM

Tips from the Vance County Parenting Task Force

Children love to dig in the dirt. You can make digging and planting a fun way to help your little ones eat more fruits and vegetables.

Aug. 24, 2014 @ 03:08 PM

Asking the right questions

One of the fun parts of my job is answering plant questions. But it’s tricky, because about half the time I have to decode the question and then let the customer know they’ve been asking the wrong question all along.