Vance County Schools unveiled preliminary plans Monday night for an individualized "transition academy" for at-risk students in the county's high schools, which is part of the district's larger effort to increase the graduation rate.
Four recently elected City Council members were sworn into office on Monday, including Ward 4 newcomer Fearldine Simmons.
Vincent Eugene Gregory has agreed to a plea and will serve the next seven to 10 years in state prison.
A Henderson ministry making strides in 2013 is looking forward to a big step forward in January, if the nod comes from city leaders and there’s support from donors.
Arrests, citation reports from the Henderson Police Department and the Vance County Sheriff's Office.
The Vance County Schools system is working to implement strategies that will increase the district’s graduation rate to 85 percent, which is higher than its current rate of 65 percent and the state rate of 82.5 percent.
To Bikers for Christ members like Robert Newton, the old anthem by Christian contemporary artist Steve Camp also says a lot about their mission. They run close to Hades, and that’s the way they like it.
The Henderson City Council will meet on Monday to reorganize in response to the elections in October.
The Vance County Schools system lost more than 22 percent of its teachers last year. And of those leaving, more than half remained in education.
Information is being sought and rewards offered by the Henderson-Vance Crime Stoppers Association.