May. 27, 2015 @ 05:32 PM

County agrees to funding increases

Commissioners agreed to find money for several previously unfunded requests, including for the health department and a raise for county employees.

May. 27, 2015 @ 04:57 PM

City boosts rainy day fund

Henderson’s rainy day fund has grown over the past decade and has nearly reached the city’s goal of 30 percent of the total budget.

May. 27, 2015 @ 03:31 PM

Crime log: Thursday, May 28, 2015

Arrests, incidents and citations in Henderson and Vance County.

May. 26, 2015 @ 05:54 PM

Local man graduates from Yale, heading to Harvard

Azmar Williams knew he was going to attend Yale University so his graduation from the Ivy League school May 18 was no surprise.

May. 26, 2015 @ 05:27 PM

Shooting death ruled suicide; no officers charged

Vance County District Attorney Mike Waters will not seek criminal charges against any Henderson police officers for use of force against Warren Hilliard, who died Jan. 2 following a routine traffic stop.

May. 26, 2015 @ 04:48 PM

No fatal wrecks in Tri-County over holiday weekend

Seven motorists died on North Carolina highways over the Memorial Day weekend, according to preliminary reports from the N.C. Highway Patrol.

May. 26, 2015 @ 04:35 PM

Crime log: Wednesday, May 27, 2015

Recent incidents and arrests in Henderson and Vance County.

May. 25, 2015 @ 08:11 PM

Grant would aid housing, youths

Potential grant funding through the U.S. Department of Labor could provide unemployed, under-skilled youth in Henderson with construction training while rehabilitating the city’s housing stock.

May. 25, 2015 @ 07:35 PM

Closures to begin in June, detour at Parham Road

On June 1, the state Department of Transportation will close the Interstate 85 South on-ramp from U.S. 158 Business at the North Garnett Street intersection.

May. 25, 2015 @ 05:28 PM

Fallen veterans honored on Memorial Day

A large crowd gathered Monday morning at the Granville County Veterans Memorial to honor those who gave their lives in service to their country.