News: Tri-County

Nov. 12, 2014 @ 08:09 PM

Residents show support for incoming recreation director

At its meeting Monday night, the Henderson City Council heard from a coalition of residents who were concerned the city will revoke its employment offer to Kendrick Vann, who was hired on Oct. 31 as the director of the Recreation and Parks Department.


Nov. 12, 2014 @ 04:26 PM

EDC considers farming focus

The Henderson-Vance Economic Development Commission got a lesson from local experts about an emerging state industry — agricultural biotechnology.


Nov. 12, 2014 @ 04:08 PM

Board approves some Thorndale LLC rezoning requests

Rezoning of two parcels of the former Thorndale Country Club was approved by the Oxford Board of Commissioners during their regular monthly meeting Monday.


Nov. 12, 2014 @ 01:16 PM

Arrests and incidents in Henderson and Vance County

Arrests and incidents in Henderson and Vance County.


Nov. 11, 2014 @ 04:21 PM

Honoring our veterans

Eugene Nicholson urged an overflow Veterans Day crowd at the Henderson Institute Historical Museum to honor veterans for their service and commitment.

“No matter your station in life, you have been touched in some way by veterans,” he said.


Nov. 11, 2014 @ 04:02 PM

Henderson, Oxford, Granville settle water lawsuit

A settlement between Oxford, Henderson and Granville County will officially end a contentious lawsuit among the three parties.


Nov. 11, 2014 @ 03:26 PM

SBI investigates license plate agency

The State Bureau of Investigation has taken over a probe into Henderson’s License Plate Agency, which closed last month.


Nov. 11, 2014 @ 03:13 PM

Relay kickoff sets new goals, date

The Vance County Relay for Life has new leaders, new goals and a new date for 2015.

The event will be held from 3 p.m. Friday, May 29, to noon Saturday, May 30, at Southern Vance High School.


Nov. 10, 2014 @ 04:52 PM

College Application Week urges seniors to apply

Vance County educators are encouraging high school seniors to apply for college for free this week.


Nov. 10, 2014 @ 03:23 PM

Arrests and incidents in Henderson and Vance County

Arrests and incidents in Henderson and Vance County.