Reading about World War II is a passion that I share with many friends and kin.
The pet rescue organization For Animals In Trouble, there’s Hope (FAITH) will be holding a spaghetti plate fund raiser on Friday, July 16, 2010 from 5:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.
To those of you celebrating Bastille Day, we wish you liberty, equality, and fraternity. Here’s your open line.
The Vance County Board of Commissioners will meet in a special called meeting on Thursday, July 15, 2010 at 12:00 p.m. in the Commissioners’ Conference Room, Vance County Administration Building, 122 Young Street in Henderson, North Carolina. The purpose of the meeting is to address matters involving the Neighborhood Stabilization Program and other items as needed.
On July 13, 2010 members of the Henderson Police Department Criminal Investigations Division arrested Antonio Townes, 17, of 118 North Street in Henderson, North Carolina.
The Hester vs. Anonymous Bloggers case continues to attract national attention. Here’s your open line.
I have ridden the train twice in the past twelve months and I plan to take the train again this year.
We worked long hours this week as we move closer to adjourning this year’s legislative session.
On July 10, 2010 around 2:14 a.m. officers with Henderson Police Department responded to the 200 block of Pearl Street in Henderson, North Carolina in reference to a person that was shot.
Happy Monday! Here’s your open line.
The Henderson City Council will be working on the following items during today’s meeting:
County Manager Jerry Ayscue prefaced the presentation by Emergency Management Director Brian Short by referring to previous discussions on jointly-funded Henderson and Vance County programs, specifically the criteria used to determine how the programs are split.
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We learned today about the drug khat for the first time last night while compiling the police blotter. While we’re obviously proponents of lifelong learning, this is probably knowledge that Henderson would have been better off without. Here’s your open line.
On July 7, 2010 officers with the Henderson Police Department arrested Jerome Vernon Manson of 179 Catherine Weldon Road in Henderson, North Carolina for assault with a deadly weapon, discharging a weapon into occupied property, and felony conspiracy.
On July 7, 2010, officers with the Henderson Police Department’s Criminal Investigations Division along with the Narcotics Unit arrested Abdil Nasser Almuwallad, 21 at AA Foodmart, 200 W. Andrews Avenue in Henderson, North Caroline for possession with the intent to manufacture, sell, and deliver a Schedule I controlled substance.
The Intergovernmental Committee met yesterday at Henderson City Hall.
Do you remember that episode of The Twilight Zone where the girl dreams that the Earth is falling into the sun and everything is blazing hot only to wake up and find that the Earth is falling away from the sun and everything is freezing cold? If you do, then you’re probably suffering from heatstroke, because you should be thinking about useful things, like staying cool. Here’s your open line.
Editor’s Note: Emergency Management Director Brian Short requested that I remove pictures of his child that were shown to members of the Intergovernmental Committee during the meeting from the video. Since the pictures have absolutely no bearing on city or county business, I complied with his request. Consequently, there is a break near the end of the video; however, all of the relevant discussion that took place during the meeting is intact. Click “play” button to view video. You may …
County Manager Jerry Ayscue proposed during Tuesday’s regular meeting of the Vance County Board of Commissioners that the two parties who had expressed an interest in obtaining the Vance Manor building be offered options to buy for $3,000 each.