News: Local

Jul. 18, 2014 @ 06:41 PM

DDC won’t plan Christmas parade, trick-or-treating

The Downtown Development Commission has relinquished responsibility of its annual Halloween and Christmas celebrations this year, according to chairman Phil Hart.


Jul. 18, 2014 @ 06:23 PM

Local officials unhappy with state plan to cut Common Core

A bill passed by the state legislature this week to roll back the Common Core standards is not popular with some Vance County representatives and school administrators.


Jul. 18, 2014 @ 06:10 PM

MGM member sentenced

Jonquill McKinley, another member of the criminal organization known as the Money Gang Mob, was sentenced Wednesday to more than 17 years in prison.


Jul. 18, 2014 @ 03:56 PM

Arrests and incidents in Henderson and Vance County

Arrests, incidents and citations in Henderson and Vance County.


Jul. 17, 2014 @ 08:52 PM

Unredacted audit shows variance

An unredacted copy of the audit of district policy showed the Granville County Board of Education didn’t always take formal action on administrator contracts.


Jul. 21, 2014 @ 02:47 PM

STEM program grows into school

The Early High School STEM program will have its own administrators next year.


Jul. 17, 2014 @ 07:27 PM

A bridge between worlds

John Santa painted an imaginary picture for his audience at Warren County Memorial Library.


Jul. 17, 2014 @ 07:13 PM

Festival reviving interest in Ridgeway cantaloupes

Ernie Fleming said the Ridgeway Cantaloupe Festival gets bigger every year.


Jul. 17, 2014 @ 04:07 PM

Arrests and incidents in Henderson and Vance County

Arrests, incidents and citations in Henderson and Vance County.


Jul. 16, 2014 @ 07:36 PM

Stolen ring claims lead to Henderson woman’s arrest

A Henderson woman was arrested Monday after she tried to collect insurance money on a ring she claimed was stolen.