Over the past month there has been a serious problem with the recent theft of copper wire from air conditioners and any items that contains copper.
Due to a miscommunication with the accounting firm Thompson, Price, Scott, Adams, & Co., we have the entire city budget audit available on-line.
The Kerr Lake Regional Water System is scheduled to meet on Tuesday, February 5, at 9:00 AM in the Henderson City Hall Conference Room.
True story: Way back in my Pennsylvania days, the mother of a friend of mine got a speeding ticket on a state road from a local police officer. When she went to court, she argued that the local officer did not have jurisdiction on the road, and therefore the ticket was invalid. The judge rejoined that although my friend’s mother’s argument was true, she was just saying that to get out of the ticket. He then ordered her to pay …
Click image to play video The suspect in the above image is alleged to have concealed two packs of chicken breast having a value of $8.00 and one pack of beef having a value of $4.00.
There will be a Crime Stoppers Forum sponsored by the Kerr Lake Volunteer Fire Department on January 31, 2008 beginning at 7:00 p.m. It will be held in the fellowship hall of the Flat Rock United Methodist Church.
During the Henderson City Council Workshop held on January 28, 2008, council members received information on the audit of the 2006-2007 fiscal year.
The Vance County Board of Commissioner’s Public Safety Committee will meet with the Deer Hunting Advisory Committee tomorrow, January 31, 2008 at 5:30 p.m. in the commissioners’ conference room.
Washington, D.C. -— U.S. Rep. Bob Etheridge (D-Lillington), a member of the House Budget Committee, today voted for legislation that would provide 3.5 million North Carolina households with a tax rebate and help stimulate the economy.
Now that we’ve reached the middle of the work week, here’s a little pick-me-up: work-related stress can kill you. Are y’all as surprised as we are?
Washington, D.C. -— U.S. Rep. Bob Etheridge (D-Lillington) issued the following statement in response to the President’s State of the Union address tonight:
Vance County Board of Education member Tommy Riddle resigned on January 25, 2008.
There will be a special meeting of the Henderson City Council on Wednesday, January 30, 2008 at 5:00 p.m. at City Hall.
It’s encouraging to see President Bush’s admission that there is a problem with the economy, rather than continuing to pretend everything is wonderful.
We believe that the technical issues have been resolved. We have re-created all of Monday’s posts and put them back on the board. Any comments you may have made, unfortunately, have probably been lost. We apologize for any inconvenience this may have caused.
To see the video of the January 28, 2008 Henderson City Council Workshop, click image.
Please consider this…. The public is entitled to access to all government activities, records, and meetings.
We invite you to look at Quality Counts 2008: Tapping into Teaching, Unlocking the Key to Success published by Education Week. We think you’ll find some of the conclusions surprising…or perhaps not so surprising. Enjoy.
Overflow from E.O. Young’s crowded cafeteria Students wait in line to get their lunch from a cafeteria that is already overflowing with students.
The Relay For Life Event for Vance County is in the process of collecting donations for the banners that will hang on Garnett Street for the 2008 Relay Year.