Our state cannot compete in this new economy unless we prepare more of our young people to enter the workforce prepared for rapid changes in culture and technology.
Vance County Board of Commissioners Chairman Danny W. Wright has called a special meeting for Tuesday, September 9 at 6:00 p.m. in the Commissioners’ Conference Room, Vance County Administration Building, 122 Young Street, Henderson, NC.
We hope that the weekend open line is finding everyone safe and dry.
Burglary physical security constitutes 90 percent of burglary prevention.
This from Lt. Irvin Robinson of the Henderson Police Department:
According to Assistant City Manager Frank Frazier, a briefing was conducted at 4:00 p.m. today by Brian Short of the Vance County Emergency Operations Center.
A demonstration outside of the Vance County Sheriff’s Office yesterday in response to last week’s slaying of of convenience store clerk Sadeq Ali Mohammed Alashimali in Williamsboro. About twenty-five to thirty demonstrators were present for the noon rally, including the victim’s brother.
B & E Larceny of Motor Vehicle On August 26, 2008 at about 8:05 a.m., Mike Mosley of Toyota of Henderson, 415 Raleigh Road, reported that someone had broken into three motor vehicles on the lot.
A health care fat tax?
On July 1, 2008 a breaking and entering occurred at 279 Kittrell Street in Henderson.
On July 29, 2008, George Mitchell reported his ATM bank card missing.
Home in Henderson received word early this morning that a rally will be held at 12:00 p.m. today in the parking lot of the Vance County Sheriff’s Office in response to the Friday night slaying of convenience store clerk Sadeq Ali Mohammed Alashimali in Williamsboro.
On Tuesday, September 9, 2008, Perry Library’s “Discover the Value of a Library Card” campaign begins with a special Kick-Off Reception to be held in Perry Library’s McGregor Gallery from 5:00-7:00 p.m.
On August 30, 2008, the Henderson Police Department’s Power Shift executed a search warrant at 645 Arch Street.
If things seem a little slow around here, or I seem particularly thick, it’s because I’m having my semi-annual bout with bronchitis. This, combined with a new (and soon to be ex-) doctor who doesn’t see the value of my own insights into my health (or lack therein) is making for an excruciating week. I write this not to elicit your sympathy, but rather to excuse my stupidity. Carry on.
Click here to view the video of yesterday’s meeting of the Vance County Board of Commissioners.
Here it is. Have at.
Information requested by the North Carolina Department of Commerce’s Division of Community Assistance (DCA) remained unanswered over a month after a written enumerated list was sent to city staff.
If America goes to a four-day work week, which day should we add to the weekend? Friday or Monday? Cast your straw vote here on our open line.
The General Assembly returned to Raleigh on Wednesday for a special session to consider a bill vetoed by Gov. Easley.