Jan. 20, 2015 @ 01:46 PM

LGA meeting to focus on Halifax, Northampton reappraisals

The Lake Gaston Association will hold its next monthly meeting on Wednesday, Feb. 4, at 9:30 a.m. at the Lake Gaston Baptist Church.

Jan. 20, 2015 @ 01:45 PM

WCTS-NWHS Alumni Association sponsoring Valentine’s Day dance

The Warren County Training School-North Warren High School Alumni Friends Association is sponsoring a Valentine’s Day dance from 7 to 11 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 14.

Jan. 19, 2015 @ 03:11 PM

Lowery named Elk of the Year

Brother Ronald Lowery Sr. was named as 2014 Elk of the Year for Pride of Vance Elks Lodge No. 1263 during the lodge’s annual Christmas awards program Dec. 20.

Jan. 19, 2015 @ 03:06 PM

Sans Souci holds January meeting

Jo Cawthorne served as hostess for the January meeting of the Sans Souci Literary Club.


Jan. 18, 2015 @ 10:01 AM

Foster good habits as a parent

During this season of newness, seize the opportunity to begin habits that can help you and your child become closer as a family. Rather than gloat over past parenting mistakes, renew your commitment to be the best parent you can be. Try to implement or increase the following activities with your little one.

Jan. 16, 2015 @ 04:09 PM

College honors 11 BLET grads

Eleven cadets graduated Dec. 17 from the Basic Law Enforcement Training program at Vance-Granville Community College during a ceremony held in the college’s civic center in Vance County. After passing the state certification exam, the graduates are authorized to work in any North Carolina law enforcement agency.

Jan. 16, 2015 @ 04:02 PM

Safe Kids donates car seat

Safe Kids Vance County recently coordinated an effort to provide a car safety seat to Suzanne Burwell, a participant in the Vance County Adolescent Parenting Program.

Jan. 16, 2015 @ 04:00 PM

Community band rehearsals begin Jan. 26

The Vance-Granville Community Band will begin 2015 rehearsals on Monday, Jan. 26.


Jan. 16, 2015 @ 03:13 PM

Advice for reading the Bible

Did you make a New Year’s resolution to read the entire Bible this year — all 66 books of the Old and New Testaments?Many people sit down expecting to read the Bible from cover to cover only to be frustrated by all the details.

Jan. 15, 2015 @ 04:19 PM

Pre-registration begins for specialty crops school

The 2015 Northern Piedmont Specialty Crops School will be held Friday, March 6, in the Person County Extension Center Auditorium, 304 S. Morgan Street in Roxboro.