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Jul. 16, 2014 @ 10:40 AM

Warren Family Institute holding school supply drive

The Warren Family Institute is again collecting monetary donations and school supplies to support its back-to-school supply drive.


Jul. 16, 2014 @ 10:40 AM

Humane Society seeking pet food donations

The Humane Society of Granville County is seeking dog and cat food donations for its Pet Food Pantry.

 

Jul. 15, 2014 @ 09:52 AM

College honors paramedic grads

Vance-Granville Community College recently honored 14 students who completed the yearlong emergency medical technician-paramedic program at the college in July.


Jul. 15, 2014 @ 09:52 AM

Backpack safety strategies for students

Aching backs and shoulders? Tingling arms? Weakened muscles? Stooped posture? Does your child have these symptoms after wearing a heavy school backpack? Carrying too much weight in a pack or wearing it in the wrong way can lead to pain and strain. Parents can take steps to help children load and wear backpacks the correct way to avoid health problems.


Jul. 15, 2014 @ 09:40 AM

Sellers accepted for craft fair

A craft fair entitled “Crafty Sensations” will be held Aug. 8 and Aug. 9 at the Granville County Museum’s Harris Exhibit Hall location.


Jul. 14, 2014 @ 10:01 AM

Jump-start your career before you graduate

Most college graduates find out that after they cross the stage with their degree, employers are looking for individuals with work experience. But how do you get work experience if no one will hire you?


Jul. 14, 2014 @ 09:49 AM

Holding completes Five Wishes

Lucy Holding was recently announced as the winner of the Granville-Vance Home Health Agency’s Make Your Healthcare Wishes Known contest.


Jul. 14, 2014 @ 09:49 AM

Tax seminar slated for business owners

A Lunch ’N Learn seminar entitled “Business Essentials” will be presented by the North Carolina Department of Revenue on July 22 at Vance-Granville Community College’s Warren County campus.


Jul. 14, 2014 @ 09:49 AM

Tips from the Vance County Parenting Task Force

When kids get overheated they can get sick and develop heatstroke — a life-threatening condition.
 

Jul. 12, 2014 @ 09:48 AM

College holds middle school science camp

Local middle school students recently learned science hands-on during Vance-Granville Community College’s fourth annual science camp.