News: Local

Aug. 23, 2014 @ 12:22 PM

Pillows with a purpose

About a year and a half ago, Kobie Edwards was searching for a gift to commemorate the anniversary of a close friend’s cancer survivorship.

“I was disappointed to find no items that I felt appropriately celebrated the significance of the occasion,” she said.


Aug. 22, 2014 @ 05:19 PM

Officers talk man from edge

A Henderson police officer averted a crisis situation Friday morning that could have resulted in a man’s death.


Aug. 22, 2014 @ 05:13 PM

Creasman leaving to head Kentucky school district

After 10 years of educational service to the district, Brian Creasman is leaving the county and his role as assistant superintendent of Vance County Schools.


Aug. 22, 2014 @ 04:54 PM

‘Seize the opportunity of life’

On the 50th anniversary of the Kittrell Job Corps Center, 37 graduates celebrated the event with their brand-new diplomas.


Aug. 22, 2014 @ 04:22 PM

More affordable housing on the way

New affordable housing is coming to Henderson.


Aug. 22, 2014 @ 01:49 PM

Arrests and incidents in Henderson and Vance County

Arrests and incidents in Henderson and Vance County.


Aug. 21, 2014 @ 05:40 PM

Ready to go back to school

Adriana Mariano and her daughter Lynna meet with Lynna's new first-grade teacher, Kia Johnson, during open house at Pinkston Street Elementary School.

Aug. 21, 2014 @ 05:34 PM

JCPC seeks group to help youth

A committee of the Juvenile Crime Prevention Council will begin reviewing applications for case management programs in Vance County.


Aug. 21, 2014 @ 05:42 PM

VGCC video promotes unity, joy

Vance-Granville Community College’s new social media video hit record views in its first week and brought some staff into the 21st century.


Aug. 21, 2014 @ 04:02 PM

Arrests and incidents in Henderson and Vance County

Arrests and incidents in Henderson and Vance County.