May. 15, 2015 @ 05:36 PM

Pet of the week

Mutt is an unaltered, energetic male shepherd mix who appears to be healthy and well cared for.

May. 15, 2015 @ 05:35 PM

Memorial service held for Confederate veterans

A memorial service was held May 9 at the Kittrell Confederate Cemetery by Civil War re-enactors, as well as the Lt. John T. Bullock Sons of Confederate Veterans Camp 2205, the Vance County United Daughters of the Confederacy Chapter 142, the Bowling Wood United Daughters of the Confederacy Chapter 2622, the Zeb Vance Ruritan Club and the Order of the Confederate Rose.

May. 15, 2015 @ 05:31 PM

Floyd discusses Boys & Girls Clubs at Henderson BPW meeting

The Henderson Business and Professional Women’s Club welcome Floyd Johnson as its guest speaker at the club’s April 16 meeting.

May. 15, 2015 @ 05:29 PM

Senior Citizens Home celebrates nursing home week

Karen Henry (from left), Lisa Christopher, Sara Davis, Debbie Riggan and Tammi Williams celebrate nursing home week at Senior Citizen’s Home in Henderson.

May. 15, 2015 @ 05:28 PM

Roses the focus at Calla Lily meeting

The Calla Lily Garden Club’s recent monthly meeting was hosted by Willie Mae Hill.


May. 15, 2015 @ 05:27 PM

Tips from the Vance County Parenting Task Force

Modeling positive self talk is an important tool for both parents and children to utilize.

May. 14, 2015 @ 04:40 PM

Creedmoor celebrates Walk to School Day

Creedmoor Elementary joined schools from around the world to celebrate International Walk to School Day on Wednesday, May 6. Approximately 400 students from Creedmoor Elementary School walked to school along with parents, teachers and community leaders.

May. 14, 2015 @ 04:12 PM

Beta Club inductees announced at Southern Vance

Southern Vance High School officials held the induction of new members of the school’s chapter of the National Beta Club in the school gymnasium April 28.

May. 14, 2015 @ 04:04 PM

Radiography student selected for national leadership program

Nicholas L. Kemp of Franklinton, a radiography student at Vance-Granville Community College, is among 90 radiologic science students from around the country who were recently chosen to participate in the American Society of Radiologic Technologists 2015 Student Leadership Development Program.

May. 14, 2015 @ 04:02 PM

Bullock home named yard of the season

The yard at the home of Hope Bullock, located on Pine Street in Middleburg, was recently announced as the Middleburg Garden Club’s Spring Yard of the Season.