September 3, 2014

Louisburg College Welcomes New CFO Jon Ehrlich

LOUISBURG, N.C.— Louisburg College President Mark La Branche is pleased to announce that Jonathan Ehrlich will be joining the staff in October as its next Vice President for Finance and Chief Financial Officer.  Ehrlich’s hiring concludes an extensive national search to replace retiring current CFO Belinda Faulkner. “I do not believe we could have attracted a […]

Vance County Schools – Required High School Testing

Vance County Schools wants to keep students and their parents informed about required testing in our high schools for grades 9-12. According to State Board of Education policy, students who are enrolled for credit in courses in which end-of-course (EOC) assessments are required shall take the appropriate EOC assessment at the completion of the course. […]

Nurse Aide training courses scheduled at VGCC Main Campus

Vance-Granville Community College has scheduled several occupational healthcare courses to start in September at the college’s Main Campus in Vance County. The Nurse Aide Level I course will be offered on two different schedules. The first class, with instructor Evelyn Reeves, will meet Tuesday-Thursday, Sept. 9 through Jan. 21, from 1 until 5 p.m. (12:30-4:30 […]

Healthcare training courses scheduled at VGCC Warren Campus

Vance-Granville Community College has scheduled several occupational healthcare courses to start in September at the college’s Warren County Campus in Warrenton. The Nurse Aide Refresher course is scheduled to be held Monday-Thursday, Sept. 2 through Sept. 11, from 8 a.m. until 3 p.m. Melissa Hawkins will serve as the instructor. This 40-hour program is designed […]

Vance County Schools’ Education Committee Meeting

The Vance County Schools’ Education Committee will have a joint meeting with the Vance County Education Committee on Friday, August 29, 2014, at noon in the Vance County’s Administrative Conference Room.  Edit – This meeting has been postponed until further notice.

Vance County Schools Committee Meeting Dates

Vance County Board of Education Committee Meeting Dates:             * Building & Grounds, Thursday, Aug. 28th, 8:30 am                       * Curriculum Committee, Thursday, Aug. 28th, 9:15 am                    * Personnel Committee, Tuesday, Sept. 2nd, 8:30 am   Note:  All meetings are held in the Superintendent’s Conference Room.                                                                                           

VGCC recognizes 13 Medical Assisting students at Pinning

Seated, from left: graduating Medical Assisting students Gayla Lassiter, Brittany Daniels, Morgan Grissom, Kimberly Jackson, Ashley Pulliam-Scarberry and Sarahi Martinez Lara; standing, from left: program head Donna Gardner, students Christina Guy-McFarland, Henrry Rebollar-Miguel, Candace Bray, Ashley Day, Hillary Flanagan, Tiffany Finch, Sharon Greene and instructor Patrice Allen.

(VGCC photo)

Vance-Granville Community College held a pinning ceremony for its 2014 Medical Assisting program graduates on Aug. 8 at the college’s Franklin County Campus in Louisburg, where the program is conducted. As VGCC’s program is nationally accredited, graduates are now eligible to sit for the American Association of Medical Assistants’ (AAMA) certification examination to become Certified […]

Vance County Schools – Motorists Must Stop for Stopped School Buses

Vance County Schools is joining public school systems across North Carolina in asking motorists to adhere to the “Stop Arm” signs on school buses and to stop their vehicles completely while students board and get off of school buses. The school system has approximately 85 school buses which travel Vance County streets and roadways each […]

Louisburg College Enrolls Record Freshman Class

LOUISBURG, N.C.— Louisburg College is proud to welcome more than 440 new students – one of our largest and most impressive freshman classes. This class of students hails from 13 states and 6 foreign countries, includes an impressive number of Merit Scholars and a local valedictorian, and proudly holds the highest overall GPA average that Louisburg […]

VGCC schedules “Let’s Have a Tea Party”

Vance-Granville Community College will offer a course on “afternoon tea,” the tradition that is enjoying a renaissance as fine hotels, inns and tea rooms across the country give guests an opportunity to retreat from the hurried pace of their lives.  The course, called “Let’s Have a Tea Party,” will meet on VGCC’s Main Campus in […]