Plank Chapel UMC at 3047 Bobbitt Rd in Kittrell will be having their annual Mens’ Pork Bar-be-que Fundraiser on Friday, November 2, from 11:00 a.m. through 7:00 p.m. Plates are eat in or take-out at $6.00 per plate. Call 492.1919 for tickets in advance or buy them at the door.
The Henderson—Vance Safe Kids will have a Child Passengers Safety Car Seat Check on Thursday November 1, 2007.
The N.C. Department of Public Instruction launched the 2007 N.C. School Report Cards this morning, providing parents, educators and others with access to a variety of information about how the state’s schools and school districts are performing on various measures.
(From left to right) Mr. Dennis Tharrington, Mr. John Wester, Mrs. William B. Dennis, Ms. Suzanne Bathauer, Mrs. L.W. Knott, Mrs. Albert G. Borden, and Mrs. Maria Jenkins Mills Descendants of original founders honored On Thursday, October 25, a celebration honoring the 90th anniversary of the American Red Cross in Vance County was held at The Java House on Garnett Street in downtown Henderson.
Don’t forget that trick-or-treat hours are now 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. tonight for children ten years old or younger. Happy Halloween!
Here it is. Enjoy.
Drag racing enthusiasts enjoy Henderson Saturday featured some of the finest drag racers and muscle cars in the United States and Canada.
Northern Vance High School will be holding a Fall Festival on November 3 from 7:00 a.m. until 6:00 p.m.
I recently returned to Henderson and Vance County for a ceremony.
Washington, D.C. -— U.S. Rep. Bob Etheridge (D-Lillington) today urged members of the House Agriculture Committee to support his efforts to provide direct disaster assistance payments for farmers whose crops are devastated from the drought in North Carolina and the Southeast.
The State Board of Education will hold its annual retreat beginning at 3:30 p.m., Sunday afternoon, October 28, and continuing through 10:45 a.m., Tuesday morning, October 30, at the O. Henry Hotel in Greensboro.
Can recess be a valuable learning tool? The Robert Wood Johnson Foundation seems to think so. Anecdotally, I think any elementary school teacher will tell you that a child bursting with unreleased energy is not a teachable child. At least, I will. You make the call on our open line. After all, they’re your kids too.
We rely on first responders to help us with everyday problems and protect us during emergencies and disasters.
The Henderson City Council has set a special meeting for Monday, October 29, 2007 at 7:00 p.m. in the City Hall Council Chambers.
The Henderson-Vance Economic Partnership is meeting today at 8:00 a.m. in the Conference Room at the Vance County Schools office.
Washington, D.C. -— U.S. Rep. Bob Etheridge (D-Lillington) today announced that the U.S. House Agriculture Committee will hold a hearing on Thursday, October 25, 2007, 10:00 a.m., to examine the effects of the drought in North Carolina.
Click to enlarge image On October 20 at 12:29 a.m. a suspect reportedly displayed a handgun at Cruizers on West Andrews Avenue in Henderson and took an undisclosed amount of cash.
The Henderson City Council passed an amendment to the Ordinance Requiring a Permit to Rent a Dwelling in the City of Henderson (CO ordinance) by five to three on its first reading on Monday night.
Henderson Police Chief Keith Sidwell reported that members of the Henderson Police Department’s Narcotics Unit executed a search warrant on October 19, 2007 at a residence located at 1306 Second Street.
Printed by reader request: My parents told me about Mr. Common Sense early in my life and told me I would do well to call on him when making decisions.