News: Local

Nov. 24, 2014 @ 05:08 PM

Family needs community’s help after fire ravages home

Two weeks before Thanksgiving, a Henderson family lost their home and belongings in a fire.


Nov. 24, 2014 @ 03:26 PM

Students on break for Thanksgiving

Students in Vance County are out of school this week for Thanksgiving.


Nov. 24, 2014 @ 03:14 PM

In deed and in truth

If houses can be rehabilitated, why not people?

Treasures of Joy is doing both.


Nov. 24, 2014 @ 02:14 PM

Arrests and incidents in Henderson and Vance County

Arrests and incidents in Henderson and Vance County.


Nov. 22, 2014 @ 07:58 PM

Local vendors showcase talent

Tammy Atkinson and her daughter have been making art out of ordinary household items for the past three years.

The Henderson artisan sold her crafts Saturday at the county's first holiday fair held inside the new farmer's market.

 

Nov. 22, 2014 @ 07:54 PM

Optimist Club tree lot open for the season

The Henderson Optimist Club Christmas tree lot has begun selling trees. Ricky Gray (left) and Jon Dorsey help unload the 410 trees for the nonprofit civic club's effort Saturday morning. The lot, located on the corner of Dabney Drive and Beckford Drive, will be open from 1 to 9 p.m. Monday to Friday, from 9 a.m. to 9 p.m. Saturdays and from 1 to 6 p.m. on Sundays.

Nov. 22, 2014 @ 06:09 PM

Autopsy: Woodlief bled to death from gun injury

An autopsy report shows Lloyd Woodlief died from excessive blood loss after his 11-year-old grandson shot him in the left arm.


Nov. 22, 2014 @ 06:04 PM

Arrests and incidents in Granville and Warren counties

Arrests and incidents in Granville and Warren counties.


Nov. 22, 2014 @ 05:58 PM

Public hearing could change school zoning

A public hearing to amend the city zoning ordinance to include elementary and middle schools will happen at the Henderson City Council’s meeting Monday night.


Nov. 21, 2014 @ 05:20 PM

Parents, teachers voice concerns about Northern

Parents and teachers of Northern Vance High School students have launched their own efforts to address what they believe are safety and administrative issues at the school.