Jul. 14, 2015 @ 04:30 PM

Former Henderson resident named Volunteer of the Year

Seth T. Floyd, formerly of Henderson, was recently named Volunteer of the Year by the State Bar of Nevada.

Jul. 14, 2015 @ 03:08 PM

In the garden of eatin’, Mama

I’ve done the math (sort of). In 30-some years, I’ve made (and eaten) approximately 1,000 batches of potato salad. When I see it in black and white like this it’s a little staggering. But I tell myself it’s OK because I haven’t eaten it all in one sitting. But what this computation really comes down to is that I have an abundance of experience. I have made, along with that enormous quantity, enough missteps and boo-boos to qualify me as a bona fide expert.

Jul. 13, 2015 @ 04:20 PM

Gamma Chi presents awards

Warren County’s Gamma Chi Chapter of the Delta Kappa Gamma Society International recently presented four awards to outstanding women who are pursuing degrees in education.

Jul. 13, 2015 @ 04:17 PM

Donations sought for new teacher bags

The Henderson-Vance Chamber of Commerce is collecting items for bags to give to new teachers in Vance County Schools.

Jul. 10, 2015 @ 04:49 PM

STEM Early High advances first class of eighth-grader

The Vance County STEM Early High School recently held a celebration honoring the graduation of its first eighth-grade class.

Jul. 10, 2015 @ 04:48 PM

Duke Energy Foundation funds Reach Out and Read

Tanya Evans (left), from Duke Energy, presents a check for $3,500 to Garry Daeke and Carolyn Paylor from Franklin-Granville-Vance Smart Start to purchase books for the Reach Out and Read program.

Jul. 10, 2015 @ 04:46 PM

Granville County new teacher breakfast announced

The Granville County Chamber of Commerce and Granville Health System will sponsor the annual new teacher breakfast for Granville County teachers at 7:30 a.m. Friday, Aug. 14, in the Masonic Home for Children cafeteria.

Jul. 10, 2015 @ 04:45 PM

John Graham High classes of ’76 and ’77 holding joint reunion

The John Graham High School Classes of 1976 and 1977 will hold their first joint class reunion Oct. 2 and Oct. 3.

Jul. 10, 2015 @ 04:45 PM

Flint Hill association hears vision of area pastor

The Flint Hill Old School Reunion Association was addressed June 12 by the Rev. Lyndon B. Stanberry, pastor of Henderson Church of God of Prophecy. The meeting was held at the Senior Citizens Center.

Jul. 10, 2015 @ 04:44 PM

Summer concert July 19 at Cherry Hill

The directors of the Cherry Hill Historical Foundation are holding a summer concert at Cherry Hill at 4 p.m. Sunday, July 19.