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Sep. 15, 2014 @ 09:46 AM

Cherry Hill fall concert season begins Sept. 21

The first concert of the 2014 fall season at Warren County’s historic Cherry Hill will feature flautist Nicolas Ducham and pianist Barbara McKenzie.


Sep. 15, 2014 @ 09:45 AM

Flu, pneumonia vaccines available soon at health department

The Granville-Vance District Health Department will begin its annual flu vaccine campaign Sept. 22 in both Vance and Granville counties. Flu vaccines will be available from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Monday through Friday, except on holidays.


Sep. 15, 2014 @ 09:45 AM

Senior center holding concert in the park

The Vance County Senior Center will celebrate National Senior Center Month with a concert at Emrose Park from 1 to 4 p.m. Friday.


Sep. 15, 2014 @ 09:43 AM

College announces small business summit and expo

The Vance-Granville Community College Small Business Center is planning a small business summit and expo, in partnership with the Chamber of Commerce of Warren County and the Lake Gaston Regional Chamber of Commerce.


Sep. 15, 2014 @ 09:43 AM

Hospital holding free lunch and learn

Maria Parham Medical Center will host a free lunch and learn program entitled “Prostate Cancer — Prevention and Screening Options” on Friday, presented by Kolby Sidhu, M.D.


Sep. 15, 2014 @ 09:43 AM

Tips from the Vance County Parenting Task Force

Accidents and fires account for many injuries and deaths among children. Before your child stays at home alone, you and your child should do a safety check together.


Sep. 14, 2014 @ 09:45 AM

Fall fertilization for hay and grazing

Now is the time to take action on all those plans made during the summer to get the most growth possible during the fall growing season for cool season grasses — fescue and orchardgrass to be specific. We can throw in clovers and other cool season forages as well.


Sep. 12, 2014 @ 08:28 PM

Rest in Jesus

My Dad was diagnosed with multiple inoperable brain tumors April 9 and entered his rest in Jesus on Aug. 12. One moment he was lying in a hospital bed in a body that no longer functioned as it was designed; the next moment, he was standing in the presence of the living God. Rest in Jesus.


Sep. 12, 2014 @ 09:16 AM

Free jazz concert Sept. 20

DJ Charles Etcherson will give a free jazz concert at G.C. Shaw Museum from 4 to 7 p.m. Sept. 20.


Sep. 12, 2014 @ 09:16 AM

Tar River Festival is Saturday

The Greater Franklin County Chamber of Commerce will present the 25th annual Tar River Festival from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday at Riverbend Park and downtown Louisburg.