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Nov. 22, 2014 @ 07:58 PM

Local vendors showcase talent

Tammy Atkinson and her daughter have been making art out of ordinary household items for the past three years.

The Henderson artisan sold her crafts Saturday at the county's first holiday fair held inside the new farmer's market.

 

Nov. 22, 2014 @ 06:09 PM

Autopsy: Woodlief bled to death from gun injury

An autopsy report shows Lloyd Woodlief died from excessive blood loss after his 11-year-old grandson shot him in the left arm.


Nov. 22, 2014 @ 06:04 PM

Arrests and incidents in Granville and Warren counties

Arrests and incidents in Granville and Warren counties.


Nov. 22, 2014 @ 05:58 PM

Public hearing could change school zoning

A public hearing to amend the city zoning ordinance to include elementary and middle schools will happen at the Henderson City Council’s meeting Monday night.


Nov. 21, 2014 @ 05:20 PM

Parents, teachers voice concerns about Northern

Parents and teachers of Northern Vance High School students have launched their own efforts to address what they believe are safety and administrative issues at the school.


Nov. 21, 2014 @ 04:55 PM

‘Get more excited about reading’

Vance County high school students showed up at the Skateeum on Friday with uniforms, skits, drums and a message for third-graders that reading is important.

The district hosted its second reading rally to encourage students to do well on Read to Achieve tests, a new state standard that requires third-grade students to exemplify proficiency before moving to the fourth grade.


Nov. 21, 2014 @ 04:37 PM

‘It’s a blessing to make a difference’

Eight years after forming a nonprofit ministry aimed at rebuilding homes, Randolph Wilson earned a state award for his efforts to involve the elderly as volunteers in his mission.


Nov. 21, 2014 @ 02:46 PM

Arrests and incidents in Henderson and Vance County

Arrests and incidents in Henderson and Vance County.


Nov. 20, 2014 @ 05:45 PM

JCPC has new faces on board

The Vance County Juvenile Crime Prevention Council has new representatives this year.


Nov. 20, 2014 @ 05:14 PM

Doctor encourages new approach for students with ADHD

A local pediatrician is helping parents and teachers educate children with behavioral issues.

Cornelius Cathcart told about 20 parents and teachers at New Hope Elementary School on Wednesday to know the symptoms of attention deficit hyperactivity disorder, a condition that affects focus and brain activity; to acquire patience for young, overactive minds; and to not be afraid to consider medication.