Sep. 29, 2014 @ 09:33 AM

Warren County students attend leadership institute

Ten high school students representing three Warren County high schools recently took part in the 2014 Alpha Leadership Development and Citizenship Education Institute at N.C. A&T University in Greensboro.

Sep. 26, 2014 @ 09:22 PM

Posture your hearts for prayer

Today I write from my heart; I am saddened by the troubles that appear to plague the land — murder, suicide, families at crisis, poverty, hopelessness and despair. I am then reminded and comforted in knowing many of the events we have witnessed have to come to pass in order to fulfill the scriptures.

Sep. 26, 2014 @ 11:06 AM

Kiwanis Club celebrates Robert Turner Scholarship

Officials from Vance-Granville Community College were guests at a recent meeting of the Kiwanis Club of Henderson, where club members were celebrating the completion of a scholarship endowed at the college in memory of longtime club member Robert J. Turner.

Sep. 26, 2014 @ 11:05 AM

Garden club organizes year at meeting

The Woodland Garden Club met Sept. 9 at Ribeye’s in Henderson for its 2014-2015 organizational meeting.


Sep. 25, 2014 @ 09:38 AM

Clark Street Boys & Girls Club visits community garden

Members of the Clark Street Boys & Girls Club visited the Ruth Hughes and Brodie Community Garden on Sept. 5 to learn about growing flowers and vegetables, beekeeping and the age-old question: Which came first, the chicken or the egg? 

Sep. 25, 2014 @ 09:38 AM

Firemen’s Day to be Oct. 11

The annual Firemen’s Day Parade and supper held by the Creedmoor Volunteer Fire Department will begin at 3:30 p.m. Oct. 11 on Main Street in Creedmoor.

Sep. 25, 2014 @ 09:38 AM

Water systems the topic of next LGA meeting

Cliff Parker of Aqua Virginia and Colton Janes of Aqua North Carolina will be the featured speakers at the Oct. 1 meeting of the Lake Gaston Association.

Sep. 25, 2014 @ 09:32 AM

Sorosis Club meets for September

At the September meeting of the Sorosis Club, Peggy Powers presented a program on Anita Diamant’s book “The Red Tent,” a novel based on the biblical story of Dinah.

Sep. 24, 2014 @ 11:01 AM

College students, faculty play multiple roles at Hot Sauce Contest

The eighth annual North Carolina Hot Sauce Contest, held Sept. 13 in downtown Oxford, again featured the culinary arts department from Vance-Granville Community College.

Sep. 24, 2014 @ 11:01 AM

Sans Souci holds September meeting

The September meeting of the Sans Souci Literary Club was held in the home of Mary Jo Wilson.