Congressman calls watered-down GOP bill “a fig leaf of reform”
Imagine a Chestnut Street without stop lights, just stop signs. Let ’em know what you think of that (and the $600-$900 it would save) on our Friday open line. (This originally read “Garnett Street”, a mistake on our part. We apologize for the error.)
We here at Home in Henderson have determined after exhaustive study that the world will not come to an end if we talk about something other than the contest for sheriff. How about those Hurricanes?
The FAIR Committee met yesterday in the Conference Room at City Hall. Some items of interest were:
Diana Beasley, a biology teacher at Hickory High School, Hickory Public Schools, was named the 2006-07 North Carolina Teacher of the Year at a formal banquet held last night in Cary.
Washington, D.C. – Congressman G. K. Butterfield’s apprehensions about drilling in the waters off North Carolina’s coast are growing in light of concerns raised recently by the U.S. Navy.
The Public Utilities Committee will meet today at 8:00 a.m. The FAIR Committee will meet at 3:00 p.m. The Land Planning Committee will meet at 4:00 p.m., and there will be a joint Human Resources/FAIR Committee meeting at 5:00 p.m. All these meetings will take place in the Conference Room at City Hall. Peter White had 39.3% of the vote, .7% shy of the 40% necessary for a clear victory. On WIZS, Sheriff Breedlove announced his intention of calling for …
The 2006-07 North Carolina Teacher of the Year will be announced tonight, May 2, during a banquet being held at the Embassy Suites Hotel, 201 Harrison Oaks Blvd., Cary. The actual announcement is expected to take place around 7:30 p.m.
Today’s the big dance. Don’t forget to vote. The Personnel Commitee of the Vance County Board of Education will meet at 8:30 in the Administrative Services Center at 1724 Graham Avenue. We wish everyone the best of luck.
Vance County Board of Education member Robert Duke spoke to the Vance County Board of Commissioners Monday night regarding Vance County’s tax rate.
On April 30, at approximately 10:59 p.m., the Henderson Police Department responded to a report of an armed robbery at the Dabney Pit Stop at 555 Dabney Drive.
The Finance Committee of the Vance County Board of Education will meet today at 8:30 a.m. at the Administrative Services Center on 1724 Graham Avenue. Also, the Vance County Board of Commissioners will meet in their chambers in the old courthouse at 6:00 p.m. We apologize for not having an agenda piece ready, but we forgot to pick up our media packet on Friday. We’re pleased to see that our friend Miles Gloriosus has weighed in with some final words …
Here are the top ten reasons to vote for me in tomorrow’s election for sheriff: