News: Tri-County

Jan. 16, 2015 @ 12:42 PM

Crime log: Saturday, Jan. 17, 2015

Arrests, citations and incidents in Henderson and Vance County.

Jan. 15, 2015 @ 05:06 PM

A passion for design

Tommy Matthews has been working for Betty B’s for less than a year, but his experience with floral design traces back to 1998 and Mayor Pete O’Geary’s flower shop.

Jan. 15, 2015 @ 04:51 PM

Betty B’s expansion nearly complete

By spring, Betty B’s Friendly Florist expects to finish an expansion that will eventually house the store’s florist business.

Jan. 15, 2015 @ 03:15 PM

Tri-County avoids car fatalities from weather

An usually high number of traffic accidents were reported during the past few days of winter weather that left roads covered with a thin layer of ice.

Jan. 15, 2015 @ 02:52 PM

Vance schools to make up missed day

Vance County Schools will make up the student day missed Wednesday, Jan. 14, because of inclement weather.

Jan. 15, 2015 @ 01:36 PM

Crime log: Friday, Jan. 15, 2015

Arrests, citations and incidents in Henderson and Vance County.

Jan. 15, 2015 @ 01:20 PM

Police arrest four on drug charges

The Henderson Police Department seized heroin, crack cocaine, marijuana, pills and three firearms Tuesday, Jan. 13, following the search of a home at 305 Main St.

Jan. 14, 2015 @ 09:41 PM

Icy weather causes closures

Rain and freezing temperatures Tuesday night caused slick and icy roads for the Wednesday morning commute. Conditions are expected to remain dicey Thursday morning.

Jan. 14, 2015 @ 03:56 PM

Oxford honors Mary Bowling

On Tuesday evening, the Oxford Board of Commissioners recognized Mary Bowling for “40 years of gracious customer service,” as stated in a resolution of appreciation.

Jan. 14, 2015 @ 03:27 PM

EDC considers criteria for Sam Watkins award

Vance County residents will have to wait until at least 2016 to see the first Sam Watkins award recipient.