News

Mar. 29, 2015 @ 01:20 AM

In the spotlight

   After 10 weeks on the road and 37 concerts, evangelist Tony Nolan continues to share the gospel with great enthusiasm.
   Nolan is the speaker each night for the Winter Jam concert tour. The 47-city tour ends today with a show in Peoria, Illinois. North Carolina shows this year were in Charlotte, Greensboro and Raleigh.
   He is taxed with the responsibility of sharing God’s word each night.


Mar. 28, 2015 @ 05:40 PM

Celebrating a local artist's legacy

The son of Vance County’s late Ruth Russell Williams explained his mother’s art from his unique perspective in a presentation at the Warren County Memorial Library on Saturday.


Mar. 28, 2015 @ 05:00 PM

Oxford Fire District insurance rating improves

The Oxford Fire District received an improved fire insurance rating from the state fire marshal, which could mean lower insurance rates for homeowners and businesses, according to a news release from the city of Oxford.


Mar. 28, 2015 @ 02:24 PM

Business and Professional Women’s Club: 'history and tradition of activism'

“Better Business Women for a Better Business World” continues to guide the actions of Henderson’s Business and Professional Women’s Club.
As Women’s History Month draws to a close, the local Business and Professional Women’s Club reflects on its history and its future.


Mar. 28, 2015 @ 11:39 AM

Crime log: Sunday, March 29, 2015

The following reports were collected from the Oxford Police Department, Warren County Sheriff’s Office and Granville County Sheriff’s Office. Arrests include arrest reports and citations. Individuals charged are innocent until proven guilty.


Mar. 27, 2015 @ 04:21 PM

Local reps sponsor bill promoting healthy foods

Local representatives in the state legislature have co-sponsored a bill that would allow small corner stores to sell fresh, healthy foods.


Mar. 27, 2015 @ 03:39 PM

Event highlights resources for people with disabilities

Two dozen mental health providers and supporters learned about resources for individuals with disabilities at a lunch-and-learn event at Perry Memorial Library this week.


Mar. 27, 2015 @ 03:26 PM

Churches partner to mentor, tutor kids

A new initiative has brought together area clergy to address needs in early childhood education.


Mar. 27, 2015 @ 03:12 PM

Crime log: Saturday, March 28, 2015

The following reports were collected from the Henderson Police Department and Vance County Sheriff’s Office. Arrests include arrest reports and citations. Individuals charged are innocent until proven guilty.


Mar. 27, 2015 @ 03:04 PM

DREAM providing opportunities for young dancers

On a Wednesday evening, a handful of teenage girls wearing sweatpants and tank tops practiced hip-hop dance routines in Aycock Recreation Center’s multipurpose room.