News: Local

Apr. 17, 2014 @ 01:39 PM

Insurance agent earns recognition

Debbie Kinton of Consolidated Marketing, a True Blue Exclusive Blue Cross Blue Shield of N.C. agency, was recently honored for salesmanship within the company.


Apr. 16, 2014 @ 07:52 PM

Having a way with words

Warren County Memorial Library celebrated National Library Week with N.C. Poet Laureate Joseph Bathanti.


Apr. 16, 2014 @ 06:06 PM

Water system may raise rates

Henderson, Oxford and Warren County might soon be paying more for water.


Apr. 16, 2014 @ 05:43 PM

Warren school board incumbents run unopposed

Three Warren County Board of Education incumbents are running unopposed for re-election.


Apr. 16, 2014 @ 05:24 PM

Disaster assistance program open to livestock farmers

Vance County livestock farmers can start applications for USDA reimbursement of any disaster-related losses dating back to 2011.


Apr. 16, 2014 @ 04:44 PM

Arrests, citations in Henderson, Vance County

Arrests, citations and incidents in Henderson and Vance County.


Apr. 15, 2014 @ 09:39 PM

Living the healthy lifestyle

Warren County is the site for a free mobile screening, and several take advantage of the testing.


Apr. 15, 2014 @ 09:36 PM

Suggestion of school board committee on locks not accepted

The Vance County school board’s appeal of legislation requiring teacher bonuses and contracts and its $19 million budget plan were approved without discussion at Monday night’s meeting, but bids for school security locks remained a heated debate.


Apr. 16, 2014 @ 06:42 PM

White’s time as a teacher spurs her efforts for change

Gloria White has dedicated more than 10 years to providing children with the proper education as a teacher and board member for Vance County Schools.


Apr. 15, 2014 @ 09:26 PM

Faines believes better place to learn is possible in system

The political side of the school system is new territory for school board candidate Carolyn Faines.