News: Tri-County

Oct. 13, 2014 @ 04:39 PM

City, county stuck on funding in recreation department swap

The city and county plan to swap control of the of the Henderson-Vance Recreation and Parks Department, but it comes down to funding, according to Vance County commissioners and Henderson’s city officials.

Oct. 13, 2014 @ 04:20 PM

Arrests and incidents in Henderson and Vance County

Arrests and incidents in Henderson and Vance County.

Oct. 13, 2014 @ 03:00 PM

Granville Central leader named district principal of the year

Brian Mathis, principal of Granville Central High School, has been named Granville County Public Schools’ principal of the year.

Oct. 11, 2014 @ 04:33 PM

Joy of coming home

Kim Norris and Cindy Walker grew up together in the Masonic Home for Children.

“We are sisters, just not blood sisters,” Walker said.

The Whitesville resident said coming back to Oxford was a special time because of the memories.

Oct. 11, 2014 @ 04:20 PM

Festival brings folks together

“We’ll go on rain or shine,” Cheryl Bell had said Wednesday.

Oct. 11, 2014 @ 04:11 PM

Booth seeks to set an example

Arnold Booth Jr. wants to be elected the next register of deeds in Vance County.

Oct. 11, 2014 @ 04:02 PM

Pecora the voice of experience

Carolyn Pecora has served as custodian and manager of Vance County’s public records for the past four years, and she wants to continue doing so.

Oct. 11, 2014 @ 03:18 PM

Arrests and incidents in Granville and Warren counties

Arrests and incidents in Granville and Warren counties.

Oct. 10, 2014 @ 06:13 PM

Working smoke alarms save lives

The final fire prevention week activity in Henderson is at Wal-Mart from 1 to 4 p.m. today, Oct. 11.

Oct. 10, 2014 @ 05:57 PM

Boys and Girls Club helps kids

Sharnell Taylor encourages people to support their local chapter of the Boys and Girls Club because kids in Vance, Granville, Warren and Franklin counties deserve better.