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The Tri-County's unemployment rate remained largely unchanged from last month - but the area saw a sizable decrease from the same period last year.
The 26-year-old Henderson man charged with felony drug possession - after four men attempted to rob his safe filled with marijuana - has pleaded guilty to a misdemeanor drug offense in Vance County Superior Court.
The foundation will fund two new nonprofits this year, according to Katie Crumpler, the North Carolina Community Foundation's northern Piedmont associate.
The Henderson City Council agreed to have another meeting before deciding whether it should move ahead in discussions with the county about collaborating to provide funding for public water in the extra-territorial jurisdiction, which does not have access to city services.
The search and rescue exercise will involve the Vance County Emergency Operations department as well as local, state and federal responders - including military agencies.
The Henderson City Council is working to find ways for residents in the extra-territorial jurisdiction to receive public water.
A vacant building on Old Norlina Road covered in gang graffiti was finally cleaned with the help of volunteers from a Vance County Sheriff's Office initiative called Project Clean Slate.
There are 20 defendants facing first-degree murder charges in the deaths of 12 individuals since 2011 in Vance County Superior Court.
Joyce Alston, 59, of 271 S. Beckford Drive, Henderson, was arrested July 22 on a charge of simple assault.
Irvin Robinson will tell you he has two families: the one he was born into and his fellow law enforcement officers.
After discovering an official county line determination process could take years to complete, Vance and Granville counties will follow their own for the general election Nov. 4. County commissioners met Tuesday, accompanied by board of elections staff, to start tackling the issue stirring concerns about where to vote, receive public services and ... (more)
The nationwide Common Core initiative seems at risk of death by a thousand cuts.
Updated: Wed Jul 30, 2014 05:13 pm
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