News: Tri-County

Apr. 19, 2014 @ 07:41 PM

Rain doesn’t dampen tribal spirit

The 49th annual Haliwa-Saponi Indian Tribe powwow began Friday at the Haliwa-Saponi Tribal School and powwow grounds and will continue through Sunday.

 

Apr. 19, 2014 @ 03:35 PM

Arrests, citations from Granville county

Arrests and citations from Granville County


Apr. 19, 2014 @ 03:30 PM

Waters seeks new direction

Michael Waters wants to bring an outsider’s perspective to the district attorney’s office.


Apr. 19, 2014 @ 03:28 PM

Bostic to lead by example

Cindy Bostic always knew she wanted to be a lawyer.

As an assistant district attorney, she has been prosecuting cases for the past 18 years — from homicides and rapes to armed robberies and child abuse.


Apr. 18, 2014 @ 08:13 PM

Officials watching for coal ash in Kerr Lake

A recent statement from the state’s environmental regulatory agency has fueled concerns about coal ash in Kerr Lake.


Apr. 18, 2014 @ 08:11 PM

Sign ordinance seeks to keep clutter out of rights of way

Beginning this month, Henderson residents will be seeing fewer signs posted around busy intersections.


Apr. 18, 2014 @ 08:06 PM

Eight vying for three Warren County commissioners seats

Eight candidates have crowded the field vying for three positions on the Warren County Board of Commissioners in this spring’s Democratic primary.

The District 3 seat has attracted four candidates and two candidates each are in the Democratic races of Districts 2 and 4. No Republicans filed for the three commissioner seats on the ballot. Early voting begins Thursday and the primary is May 6.


Apr. 17, 2014 @ 05:46 PM

Horse Grooming

With the assistance of his 3-year-old grandson Zachary Bullock, Bud Bullock grooms his horse named Crack Jack at his Hight Street home. Hoping for more spring-like weather, Bullock plans on giving the horse a good bath soon after brushing off its winter coat.

Apr. 17, 2014 @ 05:46 PM

Henderson serial drug offender gets 8 years in prison

Quentin Dion Shearin was sentenced in Raleigh by U.S. District Judge W. Earl Britt on April 1 to 100 months and a supervised release of five years.


Apr. 17, 2014 @ 05:43 PM

Officers seize marijuana, arrest two

Drug units from the Henderson Police Department and the Vance County Sheriff’s Department seized 52 pounds of marijuana, a marijuana grow operation, several firearms, money and other drug-related paraphernalia during a search at 744 Parham Road, Henderson, on April 10.