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Nov. 13, 2014 @ 09:53 AM

Ambassador programs at Eaton-Johnson, VGCC renew partnership

Vance-Granville Community College and Eaton-Johnson Middle School are expanding the partnership between ambassador programs at both schools.


Nov. 13, 2014 @ 09:53 AM

Diabetes the topic the Topic of November Lunch & Learn

Maria Parham Medical Center will host a free Lunch & Learn program entitled “What Can Lead to Diabetes” on Friday, Nov. 21.


Nov. 12, 2014 @ 11:05 AM

Pumpkin contest winners announced

Kerr Vance Academy recently held a pumpkin decorating contest in the school library to celebrate Halloween.


Nov. 12, 2014 @ 11:04 AM

Humane Society offers photos with Santa

The Humane Society of Granville County is hosting a photo session with Santa on Saturday, Nov. 15, from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Southern States in Oxford.


Nov. 12, 2014 @ 11:04 AM

‘Tab’s Fight’ fundraiser this Saturday

A fundraiser for Tabatha Temple Womack’s fight against leukemia will take place Saturday, Nov. 15, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. in the lower level of Kerr Lake Country Club, 600 Hedrick Drive, Henderson.


Nov. 11, 2014 @ 10:43 AM

VGCC observes Domestic Violence Awareness Month

Vance-Granville Community College held educational programs for students on two campuses in recognition of October as Domestic Violence Awareness Month. Faculty and staff members at both the college’s main campus in Vance County and the south campus in Granville County organized events Oct. 22.


Nov. 11, 2014 @ 10:43 AM

College holding Google Plus seminar for small businesses

The Vance-Granville Community College Small Business Center has scheduled a free seminar entitled “Enhancing Your Business Using No-Cost Features of Google+,” on Tuesday, Nov. 18, from 6 to 8 p.m. in Building 7 on the college’s main campus in Vance County.


Nov. 10, 2014 @ 10:54 AM

KVA show choir takes third place at fair

The Kerr Vance Academy Show Choir, consisting of fifth-grade students (from left) Courtney Tuck, Emma Mooring, Laci-Leigh Oettinger, Abby Green Leah Moseley and Rebecca Gossick, recently won third place at the Folk Festival at the N.C. State Fair. 


Nov. 10, 2014 @ 10:54 AM

Granville County Community Foundation holding wine tasting

The board of directors for the Granville County Community Foundation is hosting a wine tasting Friday, Nov. 21, from 6 to 8 p.m. at Stovall’s Gifts, 100 Main St., Oxford.


Nov. 10, 2014 @ 10:53 AM

Health department gets new name, logo

The Granville-Vance District Board of Health voted at its October meeting to approve a new logo, name and tag line for the Granville-Vance District Health Department, which began serving the residents of Granville and Vance counties as a district health department in 1974.