News

Mar. 05, 2015 @ 02:41 PM

Campbells could face death penalty

A court hearing held later this month will determine whether the prosecutor in Granville County will seek the death penalty against the two men charged with the brutal murders of a local couple.


Mar. 05, 2015 @ 02:02 PM

Crime log: Friday, March 6, 2015

Arrests, citations and incidents in Henderson and Vance County.


Mar. 05, 2015 @ 01:51 PM

College advisers bring college to high school

College is becoming a reality for more Vance County students thanks to the work of college advisers at Northern and Southern Vance high schools.


Mar. 05, 2015 @ 01:18 PM

Classes to be offered for backyard farmers

Backyard farmers have an opportunity to increase their knowledge of crop production and marketing through classes offered by Warren County Cooperative Extension Service.


Mar. 05, 2015 @ 11:24 AM

Tri-County schools dismissing early

Vance County Schools’ elementary and high schools will dismiss students at 2 p.m. and middle schools will dismiss students at 2:15 p.m. today

Granville County Schools and Warren County Schools will close two hours early.


Mar. 04, 2015 @ 05:32 PM

Wreck closes I-85 at Dabney Drive exit

A traffic wreck on Interstate 85 shut down the northbound lanes at exit 213 Wednesday afternoon for over an hour.


Mar. 04, 2015 @ 03:48 PM

Permit for senior housing complex approved

The developer of Garden Gate Villas is moving ahead with an affordable housing project that would exclusively serve elderly residents of Vance County.


Mar. 04, 2015 @ 03:19 PM

Warren students trigger Earth Day proclamation

Students at Warren County New Tech High School urged the Warren County Board of Commissioners to adopt a resolution suggesting how residents should celebrate Earth Day 2015.


Mar. 04, 2015 @ 03:15 PM

Crime log: Thursday, March 5, 2015

Arrests, citations and incidents in Henderson and Vance County.


Mar. 04, 2015 @ 03:11 PM

Be prepared

Vance County Schools participated in the statewide tornado drill Wednesday morning as part of Severe Weather Preparedness Week.

As the alert siren sounded at E.M. Rollins Elementary School, children filed out of their classrooms with their teachers and crouched down facing the walls. The lights went out to simulate what might happen if a tornado threatened the school.