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Jan. 28, 2015 @ 06:23 PM

VGCC receives $1.6 million bequest from World War II veteran

A highly decorated World War II fighter pilot has bequeathed Vance-Granville Community College $1.6 million.


Jan. 28, 2015 @ 04:57 PM

Crime log: Jan. 29, 2015

Arrests, citations and incidents in Henderson and Vance County.


Jan. 28, 2015 @ 01:46 PM

Vance wants warranty after second main break

A second water main break in phase one of Vance County's water system has prompted commissioners to express the need for an extended warranty from the contractor, Hobbs Upchurch Associates.


Jan. 28, 2015 @ 01:29 PM

Class aims to aid agriculture entrepreneurs

Owners of small agriculture-related businesses will have an opportunity to hone their business skills over the next two months.


Jan. 27, 2015 @ 06:18 PM

Echoes from the past, hope for the future

Students in green shirts sat cross-legged on a stage playing drums of different sizes, following the rhythm set by the adults who sat behind them. Abagayle Allegretto's voice rose above the pounding drums, even as the rhythm intensified, getting louder and faster until it abruptly cut off.


Jan. 27, 2015 @ 04:13 PM

Police department seeks grants for new cameras, computers

At its Monday night meeting, the Henderson City Council unanimously approved two grant applications that would provide funding for much-needed technology upgrades at the Henderson Police Department.


Jan. 27, 2015 @ 02:41 PM

Reavis withdraws change of venue request

A Vance County resident and former county employee who is indicted on more than 100 felony forgery charges withdrew her request for a change of venue


Jan. 27, 2015 @ 02:37 PM

Evaluation finds Woodlief competent

The 49-year-old man implicated in a domestic homicide with his 11-year-old son was found competent during a psychiatric evaluation.


Jan. 27, 2015 @ 02:29 PM

Crime log: Wednesday, Jan. 28, 2015

Arrests, citations and incidents in Henderson and Vance County.


Jan. 27, 2015 @ 12:57 AM

Committed to service

Two people who have given nearly 50 years to Granville County got something in return.

Dr. Richard “Dick” and Julia Ann Taylor received the John Penn Citizen Award from the Granville County Chamber of Commerce at the group’s annual banquet Monday.