News: Local

Dec. 18, 2014 @ 06:38 PM

Central Children's Home expanding to meet demand

A local orphanage is expanding its services to reach more children in the five county area.


Dec. 18, 2014 @ 03:34 PM

A spirit of giving

Owner of Sugar-N-Spice Preschool Latonya Carter Hall found out about a Christmas party at Area Christians Together in Service on Thursday morning and headed over to help pass out gifts to less fortunate families.


Dec. 18, 2014 @ 03:09 PM

Students on winter break

It’s Christmas break for Tri-County students.


Dec. 18, 2014 @ 12:58 PM

Rural Health Group receives federal awards

Rural Health Group Inc. is one of 30 health centers in North Carolina to receive Affordable Care Act quality improvement awards.


Dec. 18, 2014 @ 12:52 PM

Arrests and incidents in Henderson and Vance County

Arrests and incidents in Henderson and Vance County.


Dec. 17, 2014 @ 05:49 PM

Hawkins accepts manslaughter plea

The 27-year-old charged in the shooting deaths of Kenya Odessa Hodges and Michael Jerome Kearney pleaded guilty Monday to voluntary manslaughter in Vance County Superior Court.


Dec. 17, 2014 @ 05:34 PM

Suspect pleads in Henderson murder case

One of the men involved in the 2012 shooting death of Alfred Henderson pleaded guilty Monday to felony conspiracy to commit burglary in Vance County Superior Court.


Dec. 17, 2014 @ 04:42 PM

Arrests and incidents in Henderson and Vance County

Arrests and incidents in Henderson and Vance County.


Dec. 16, 2014 @ 06:01 PM

House Fire

Vance County firefighter Caleb Leonard sprays down part of an abandoned house at 813 Robinson St. on Tuesday. Vance County firefighters were the primary responders, and Henderson Fire Department assisted in the afternoon blaze where no one was hurt. The fire is currently under investigation as suspicious.

Dec. 16, 2014 @ 06:00 PM

Lower gas prices good for consumers

Gas prices continue to fall across the nation, and the recent dip puts the cost of a gallon of fuel at the lowest its been in five years.