Feb. 27, 2015 @ 02:47 PM

Plank Chapel Senior Circle meets for January

The Plank Chapel Senior Circle met Jan. 21 in the fellowship hall of Plank Chapel Church.


Feb. 25, 2015 @ 03:11 PM

Ker Lake Nursing & Rehab Center holds Valentine’s party

Staff and residents of Kerr Lake Nursing & Rehab Center held a Valentine’s party and meal Feb. 13. During the party, Alvin Owens (left) was crowned king and Rosa Tinsley (right) was crowned queen. 

Feb. 25, 2015 @ 03:09 PM

Darden gets grants for E.O. Young

Fifth-grade students at E.O. Young Jr. Elementary School are having enriched experiences in their science classes because of grant funding their teacher has secured.

Feb. 25, 2015 @ 03:06 PM

Early registration open for garden symposium

The Kerr Lake Extension Master Gardener Volunteers have scheduled a gardening symposium entitled “Backyard Gardening: Going Wild in the Garden” for March 28 at the Vance County Regional Farmers Market.

Feb. 25, 2015 @ 03:05 PM

Sorority chapters celebrate heart health

Robin Sutton (front, center) of Raleigh gives line dance instruction to members of the Nu Chi Omega Chapter of Alpha Kappa Alpha and the Oxford-Henderson Alumnae Chapter of Delta Sigma Theta Sorority on Feb. 6 as part of the two chapters’ “Pink goes Red” event promoting heart health.

Feb. 25, 2015 @ 03:00 PM

Community Foundation accepting scholarship applications

The board of advisors of the Granville County Community Foundation, an affiliate of the N.C. Community Foundation, is accepting scholarship applications for the Thad Stem Scholarship and the Donald Patrick Darden Scholarship.

Feb. 25, 2015 @ 02:57 PM

Mitchell named officer of the month

Police Chief Marcus Barrow recently named Officer Brandon Mitchell as the Henderson Police Department’s Officer of the Month for January.

Feb. 25, 2015 @ 02:55 PM

Job Corps holds Groundhog Job Shadow event

The Kittrell Job Corps Center engaged its students in real world work settings Feb. 2 as part of its Groundhog Job Shadow event.

Feb. 25, 2015 @ 02:53 PM

Granville Little Theatre holding Saturday auditions

Granville Little Theatre is holding auditions Saturday, Feb. 28, for its upcoming production of “Clue, The Musical,” directed by Andy Dickerson and Whitney Wicker.

Feb. 25, 2015 @ 09:54 AM

Spring fertility yields more forage

With the predominance of cool-season grasses in pastures in the northern piedmont, we need to keep their growth habit in mind when planning forage needs for the year.