News: Tri-County

Oct. 20, 2014 @ 05:27 PM

Group celebrates 20 years of helping federal workers

Retired federal employees in the region celebrated the 20th anniversary of the founding of the local chapter of the National Active and Retired Federal Employees with a luncheon at Cross Roads Restaurant on Monday.

Oct. 20, 2014 @ 05:05 PM

Some choice in state, US representation

Voters will have the chance to select their representatives for Raleigh and Washington, D.C., when they hit the polls during early voting or on Election Day.

Oct. 20, 2014 @ 03:39 PM

Arrests and incidents in Henderson and Vance County

Arrests and incidents in Henderson and Vance County.

Oct. 18, 2014 @ 05:28 PM

DOT may close I-85 ramps

Representatives from the state Department of Transportation will meet with the Henderson city council in two weeks to work out the final details for planned construction on Interstate 85 in Vance County.

Henderson police, fire and EMS officials provided input Tuesday at a meeting with Department of Transportation representatives after the council passed a resolution in early September to express concern that closing ramps over the entire construction phase would have negative impacts on area businesses.

Oct. 20, 2014 @ 05:47 PM

‘A little bit of everything’

Tens of thousands of people from across the country covered a 12-block span of Garnett Street on Saturday — along with hundreds of antique and classic cars.

Oct. 18, 2014 @ 03:44 PM

Hobgood promises change

Brian Hobgood is running for sheriff because he wants to bring change to Vance County.

Oct. 18, 2014 @ 02:22 PM

White running on record

Vance County Sheriff Peter White wants to be reelected so he can continue to serve the public in a professional manner.

Oct. 18, 2014 @ 11:35 AM

Arrests and incidents in Granville and Warren counties

Arrests and incidents in Granville and Warren counties.

Oct. 17, 2014 @ 05:24 PM

Cops need public’s help to solve crimes

An armed robbery, an assault with a deadly weapon and three larcenies are the Henderson-Vance Crime Stoppers Crimes of the Month — and your help is needed to solve them.

Oct. 17, 2014 @ 04:33 PM

Permit process made simpler

The Tri-County’s representatives in Raleigh have accelerated the process for increasing water capacity in Kerr Lake.

Local legislators added a provision to the regulatory reform law in August that establishes an expedited permit process for the expansion of the Kerr Lake regional water system.