News: Tri-County

Feb. 24, 2015 @ 03:58 PM

Greenhouses coming to Henderson

The Henderson City Council paved the way Monday night for greenhouses in the city.


Feb. 24, 2015 @ 03:23 PM

Officials: Fine should not be ‘the end of the coal ash saga’

Duke Energy is facing criminal charges for violating the Clean Water Act that stem from the coal ash spill at the Dan River Steam Station last year.

As a result of last year’s spill, about 39,000 tons of coal ash entered the Dan River in Eden, about 80 miles from Kerr Lake.


Feb. 24, 2015 @ 01:42 PM

Crime log: Wednesday, Feb. 25, 2015

Arrests, citations and incidents in Henderson and Vance County.


Feb. 23, 2015 @ 06:23 PM

Data show disparity

School grades released earlier this month show strong correlation with the wealth of student populations, according to data from the state Department of Public Instruction.


Feb. 23, 2015 @ 06:09 PM

Local chapter of NAACP celebrates 70 years with banquet

The Vance County Branch of the National Association for the Advancement of Colored People celebrated 70 years Saturday.


Feb. 23, 2015 @ 05:47 PM

Broken pipes dampen ACTS, courthouse

Cold temperatures broke more than just records last week.

Area Christians Together in Service is one of several buildings throughout the area to sustain damage from a burst pipe over the weekend — the result of last week’s cold temperatures followed by Sunday’s thaw.


Feb. 23, 2015 @ 05:29 PM

Boys & Girls Club welcomes new CPO

The Boys & Girls Clubs of North Central North Carolina has a new chief professional officer.


Feb. 23, 2015 @ 04:45 PM

Application period open for Oxford Prep

Oxford Preparatory School, a public charter school, is accepting applications for the 2015-2016 school year.


Feb. 23, 2015 @ 03:46 PM

Crime log: Tuesday, Feb. 24, 2015

Arrests, citations and incidents in Henderson and Vance County.


Feb. 21, 2015 @ 05:16 PM

Crime log: Sunday, Feb. 22, 2015

Arrests, citations and incidents in Granville and Warren counties.