Apr. 16, 2015 @ 03:24 PM

Pesticide collection April 23

Area residents will be able to drop off unwanted gardening chemicals at the Vance County Regional Farmers Market from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Thursday, April 23.

Apr. 16, 2015 @ 03:23 PM

Deaver to present at Afternoon with an Author

Perry Memorial Library and the Friends of the Perry Memorial Library will present an afternoon with bestselling author Jeffery Deaver starting at 2 p.m. Sunday, April 26, library’s Farm Bureau Room.

Apr. 15, 2015 @ 04:51 PM

Women’s Expo focuses on health

Henderson City Councilwoman Brenda Peace-Jenkins speaks to Kittrell Job Corps Center students about turning negatives into positives and the importance of being determined to accomplish their dreams during the center’s recent Women’s Health Expo on March 27 at the Aycock Recreation Center in Henderson.

Apr. 15, 2015 @ 04:45 PM

Healthy Kids Day April 25

The Henderson Family YMCA, along wth Four Rivers Resource Conservation and Development Council and the Henderson-Vance Parks and Recreation Department, will hold a Healthy Kids Day from 9 a.m. to noon at Fox Pond Park in Henderson.

Apr. 15, 2015 @ 04:43 PM

Workshop scheduled for afterschool professionals

Vance-Granville Community College is offering a continuing education opportunity for local afterschool care program administrators and staff members.

Apr. 15, 2015 @ 04:42 PM

Farmers market opens Saturday

The Vance County Regional Farmers Market opens for the season Saturday, April 18.


Apr. 14, 2015 @ 03:53 PM

Garden clubs donate arrangements

Daisy and Daisette garden club members (front, center) Danielle Anderson, (back, from left) Dominique Anderson, Edna Hargrove, club president Barbara Carroll, Nyesha Miller, Edith Carroll and Vivian Bullock hold flower arrangements they recently made to go on the tables for the March 21 Vance County Baptist Sunday school banquet at Vance-Granville Community College.

Apr. 14, 2015 @ 03:49 PM

Hospital will soon begin equipment drive

Maria Parham Medical Center will soon begin its annual equipment drive this May.


Apr. 14, 2015 @ 03:47 PM

Cut flower production meeting scheduled

Vance County Cooperative Extension will hold a specialty cut flower production meeting at 6:30 p.m. Monday, April 27, at the Vance County Regional Farmers Market, 210 Southpark Drive, Henderson.

Apr. 14, 2015 @ 03:46 PM

Dinner theater sold out

All tickets have been sold for Vance-Granville Community College’s third annual dinner theater event, “Smoke on the Mountain.”