April 20, 2014

Grammy Winner Rita Coolidge Coming to the JPAC

LOUISBURG, N.C.—On Friday, April 25 at 7:30pm, songstress Rita Coolidge will be performing at Louisburg College’s JPAC. The two-time Grammy Award-winning singer has enjoyed numerous hits in pop, country, adult contemporary and jazz styles. She topped the charts in the ’70s and ’80s with “Fever,” “We’re All Alone,” “One Fine Day,” “(Your Love Has Lifted Me) […]

The Celtic Tenors Coming to the JPAC March 13th, 2014

LOUISBURG, N.C.—On Thursday, March 13 at 7:30pm, The Celtic Tenors will bring their sophisticated sound to the JPAC at Louisburg College. With a polished international reputation and just over a million album sales under their belts, The Celtic Tenors offer something truly unique: they combine the skill, range, and ability of world-class tenors with the personality […]

Local musicians invited to join Vance-Granville Community Band

The all-volunteer Vance-Granville Community Band has started rehearsals again for the 2014 year and is inviting interested musicians of all ages to become new members. Since it was first formed in 2008, the community band has included Vance-Granville Community College students, local high school students, educators, and interested citizens from all four counties of the […]

Area artists take part in VGCC Black History Month Gospel Celebration

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Vance-Granville Community College held a Gospel Celebration on Feb. 6 in honor of Black History Month, and in the spirit of bringing together the college with the communities it serves. The event, organized by the college’s Division of Business and Applied Technologies, was held in the VGCC Civic Center. Steven Hargrove, VGCC Department Chair of […]

VGCC to host Gospel Celebration on Feb. 6

In honor of Black History Month, Vance-Granville Community College will hold a Gospel Celebration on Thursday, February 6, 2014 at 6:30 p.m. in the Civic Center on the college’s Main Campus in Vance County. Admission is free and the public is invited. Among the entertainers and groups set to perform during the program are the […]

A Red Letter Valentine’s Weekend Coming Up at the JPAC

LOUISBURG, N.C.—The JPAC at Louisburg College will host two special arts events around Valentine’s Day this year: a concert with The Lettermen in Dickson Auditorium on the day itself, February 14, and a dinner theatre production of Love Letters in The Norris Theatre the following evening. The Lettermen, February 14 (Dickson Auditorium) Back by popular demand, […]

White House: Lights. Camera. Education!

Lights. Camera. Education! Are you a student filmmaker? Know someone who is? We want your help. If you’re a student, we want you to make a short film — and have the chance to show it right here at 1600 Pennsylvania Avenue for the first-ever White House Student Film Festival. If you’re a parent or […]

Vance-Granville Community Band kicks off holiday season with free concert

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The Vance-Granville Community Band presented its sixth annual free Holiday Concert on Tuesday, Dec. 10 in the Civic Center on the college’s Main Campus in Vance County. The program was entitled “Christmas Around the World,” and it featured a variety of music representing holiday traditions from several different countries, along with American favorites. VGCC music […]

Vance-Granville Community Band presents free Holiday Concert December 10th

The Vance-Granville Community Band will perform its sixth annual Holiday Concert on Tuesday, Dec. 10. The program will begin at 7 p.m. in the Civic Center on VGCC’s Main Campus in Vance County. Admission is free and the public is invited. The band has prepared a program with an international theme, entitled “Christmas Around the […]

Vance-Granville Community Band seeks Musicians

The all-volunteer Vance-Granville Community Band is looking for new members. Since it was first formed in 2008, the community band has included Vance-Granville Community College students, local high school students, educators, and interested citizens from all four counties of the college’s service area (Vance, Granville, Warren and Franklin) and beyond. The band is directed by […]

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