Oct. 28, 2014 @ 10:39 AM

VGCC drama students present ‘Waiting for Godot’

Vance-Granville Community College drama students will present a production of the Samuel Beckett classic “Waiting for Godot” Thursday, Nov. 6 , through Sunday, Nov. 9, in the small auditorium on the college’s main campus in Vance County.

Oct. 28, 2014 @ 10:39 AM

Domestic Violence Walk this Thursday

The fourth annual Domestic Violence Walk and Candlelight Vigil at the Vance County Courthouse will begin at 5:30 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 30.

Oct. 27, 2014 @ 01:48 PM

Oasis of Hope Ministries spreads cheer at Ronald McDonald House

A team from Oasis of Hope Ministries visited the Ronald McDonald House of Durham on Oct. 11 to prepare a meal for families of sick children.

Oct. 27, 2014 @ 01:48 PM

Arner talks security at senior circle meeting

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


Oct. 27, 2014 @ 12:06 PM

Gamma Chi recognizes member excellence

Recipients of the Gamma Chi Excellence Awards, given by Warren County’s Gamma Chi Chapter of Delta Kappa Gamma Society International, were (seated, from left) Mary Austell, Harriet Banzet, Melanie Burnette, Shirley White, (standing, from left) Nancy Tunstall, Mary Brodie Raiford, Dr. Janis Meek and Loree Harris.

Oct. 27, 2014 @ 12:06 PM

Akhtar’s 'American Dervish' discussed at Sans Souci meeting

The October meeting of the Sans Souci Literary Club was held in the home of Karney Brantley.


Oct. 27, 2014 @ 12:05 PM

Dickens the topic of Nov. 2 Afternoon with the Author

Dr. Elliot Engel will be the featured speaker at the Afternoon with the Author event at 2 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 2, in the Farm Bureau Room at Perry Memorial Library.

Oct. 27, 2014 @ 12:03 PM

Criminal justice students complete service projects

Criminal justice technology students at Vance-Granville Community College are in training to serve the public, and they recently got a head start with a pair of projects that involved giving back to their communities.

Oct. 27, 2014 @ 12:02 PM

Tips from the Vance County Parenting Task Force

If your baby cries after you’ve put him to bed, check on him, but keep the lights dim. If he is OK, rub or pat his tummy for a minute or two and leave.

Oct. 27, 2014 @ 12:02 PM

Lake Devin forum Nov. 6

The Oxford Parks and Recreation Department will host a public forum at 5:30 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 6, to discuss the Lake Devin recreation area.