News

Mar. 01, 2015 @ 09:29 PM

Vance County schools on delay Monday

Vance County Schools will operate on a two-hour delay Monday, March 2, 2015, for all students and staff.


Feb. 28, 2015 @ 05:32 PM

Dispatch receives 12 press association awards

The staff of The Daily Dispatch won 12 North Carolina Press Association awards in their editorial and advertising contests.


Feb. 28, 2015 @ 05:31 PM

Schools to discuss makeup days

Tri-County schools are reviewing their calendars to see when they can make up their snow days.


Feb. 28, 2015 @ 05:00 PM

State heating bill funds available

The Vance County Department of Social Services recently received extra funding for the Low Income Energy Assistance Program — a federally funded program administered by the state that helps eligible households pay their heating bills during the cold-weather months.


Feb. 28, 2015 @ 04:24 PM

Crime log: March 1

Arrests, citations and incidents in Oxford and Granville County.


Feb. 28, 2015 @ 04:10 PM

Report: Job development grant program has 60% failure rate

The state’s Job Development Investment Grant program has a 60 percent failure rate between 2002 and 2013, according to an analysis by the N.C. Justice Center.


Feb. 27, 2015 @ 05:35 PM

Air time

Bo Puckett, 14, gets some air as he goes over a small ramp while sledding at Henderson Country Club. Temperatures rose above freezing Friday allowing for some melting of Wednesday night's snowfall.

Feb. 27, 2015 @ 04:46 PM

Police seek public’s help

The Henderson Police Department is asking for the public’s help in identifying possible Henderson residents depicted in this photo.


Feb. 27, 2015 @ 04:44 PM

HPD looking for missing man

The Henderson Police Department is asking for the public’s help in locating 20-year-old Demario Johnson.


Feb. 27, 2015 @ 03:56 PM

Senators: Magistrate bill is ‘offensive’ and stigmatizes gays

Tri-County representatives are largely opposed to a bill that would allow state magistrates to opt out of performing same-sex marriages.