The Vance County Board of Commissioners will convene as the Water District Board on Monday, January 3, 2010 at the end of the regular meeting of the board. The purpose of the meeting is to enter into a closed session to discuss a property matter.
Let us spend some time reflecting on the best and the worst of Henderson and Vance County’s 2010, as this year’s revels are now nearly ended. Here’s your open line.
The Vance County Board of Education’s called meeting for Monday, January 3, 2010 has been canceled. No reason was given for the cancellation.
On December 29, 2010, members of the Henderson Police Department’s Narcotics Unit and SWAT team executed a search warrant at 563 Spring Street in Henderson, North Carolina after receiving numerous drug complaints about the residence.
According to County Clerk Kelly Grissom, there will be no Human Resources Committee meeting for the month of January. An email from Grissom stated that there are no position vacancies to be addressed nor any other items that need to be addressed by that committee.
HPD encourages businesses to join program aimed at curbing larcenies by habitual offenders On December 28, 2010 Calvin Wilson, 51, of 835 Water Street in Henderson, North Carolina was arrested and charged with misdemeanor larceny, second degree trespass, and resisting a public officer.
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Raleigh -— The North Carolina Rural Economic Development Center has awarded two grants to create jobs and improve the economy in Vance and Warren counties, Rep. Michael H. Wray announced.
On Thursday December 23, 2010 Officer D. Ragland of the Henderson Police Department responded to Belk’s Department Store located at 350 N. Cooper Drive in Henderson in response to a reported larceny.
These video games look awesome on the TV commercials, but playing them involves memorizing so much stuff that it seems sinful to devote that much brainpower to what amounts to recreation. Sure, everything on a video game looked like a block when I was a kid, but you didn’t need three credit-hours of tutorials to learn how to use it. Ah, to be young enough to have brain cells to waste on such trivia. Here’s your open line.
On Tuesday December 21, 2010, members of the Henderson Police Department responded to the area of Rockspring and Garnett Streets in response to a call of shots fired.
The Raleigh Road Outdoor Theatre, 3336 Raleigh Road, (US Business 1), in Henderson, North Carolina will hold its third annual Popcorn Box drop to usher in the New Year on Friday, December 31, 2010 starting at 7:00 p.m.
Don’t forget that there is a winter weather advisory for black ice out there until noon today. Be safe. Here’s your open line.
City of Henderson Public Works Department announces the following:
We were impressed that the city rolled a plow through our subdivision so early in the latest snow emergency. It’s a good thing, too, as we were on our last sheet of toilet paper. It’s cold outside. Here’s your open line.
Merry Christmas from Home in Henderson!
We were so busy with last minute shopping that I forgot the open line. Better late than never. Enjoy.
On Monday, December 20, and Tuesday, December 21, Officer D, Pittman of the criminal investigation division and Officers K. Gregory and D. Ragland of the patrol division participated in an operation geared toward serving numerous unserved warrants.
The City of Henderson’s Public Works Department staff is working diligently to remove raked leaves from the curbing as they are left for pick up. Except for inclement weather, the leaf collection crews are working six days per week to assure to collect all loose leaves by the January 15, 2011 deadline.
We see snow in the forecast for Saturday. It is legitimate weather prediction or a combination of wishful thinking and media hype? Let us know what you think on today’s open line.