News: Local

Apr. 17, 2014 @ 05:46 PM

Horse Grooming

With the assistance of his 3-year-old grandson Zachary Bullock, Bud Bullock grooms his horse named Crack Jack at his Hight Street home. Hoping for more spring-like weather, Bullock plans on giving the horse a good bath soon after brushing off its winter coat.

Apr. 17, 2014 @ 05:46 PM

Henderson serial drug offender gets 8 years in prison

Quentin Dion Shearin was sentenced in Raleigh by U.S. District Judge W. Earl Britt on April 1 to 100 months and a supervised release of five years.

Apr. 17, 2014 @ 05:43 PM

Officers seize marijuana, arrest two

Drug units from the Henderson Police Department and the Vance County Sheriff’s Department seized 52 pounds of marijuana, a marijuana grow operation, several firearms, money and other drug-related paraphernalia during a search at 744 Parham Road, Henderson, on April 10.

Apr. 17, 2014 @ 05:39 PM

District continues to look at school security

Vance County Schools is looking at expanding the security project to include construction of walls in school lobbies.

Apr. 17, 2014 @ 05:33 PM

Powwow seeks to bring all together

The 49th annual Haliwa-Saponi Indian Tribe powwow begins tonight at the Haliwa-Saponi Tribal School and powwow grounds and will continue through the weekend.

Apr. 17, 2014 @ 05:23 PM

Smith wants change in Granville sheriff’s office

Ronald M. Smith Sr. wants to bring change to the Granville County Sheriff’s Office.

Apr. 17, 2014 @ 05:15 PM

Hughes seeks to bring community involvement

Jamye Hughes is running for Granville County Sheriff on a platform of professionalism, equality and community.

Apr. 17, 2014 @ 05:09 PM

Wilkins will continue anti-drug policies

Brindell Wilkins Jr. says internal teamwork and public support are key ingredients to a successful county sheriff’s office.

Apr. 17, 2014 @ 03:00 PM

Arrests, citations in Henderson, Vance County

Arrests, incidents and citations in Henderson and Vance County.

Apr. 17, 2014 @ 01:46 PM

Hospital earns LifePoint award

Maria Parham Medical Center has earned a national Information Technology leadership award from LifePoint Hospitals.