Blessing of free food for Thanksgiving

LOUISBURG — A Blessing, Inc. invites the community to join them for a Thanksgiving Day meal Nov. 28, 11 a.m.-12:30 p.m. at Louisburg College Cafeteria. While there is no charge for the meal, donations of canned food is appreciated. If transportation is needed, call 919-496-4299.

Louisburg College welcomes new police chief

LOUISBURG — Louisburg College has announced the appointment of Vicki Reid to the role of campus police chief as of Nov. 1. The change follows the departure of Jeffrey Linney, who moved on from the college after five years of service to complete his doctoral study in information...

Time to turn back the clocks

And check the smoke alarms! WAKE FOREST — Daylight Saving time comes to an end Sunday and it is time to “fall back” one hour. Officially, the time to set clocks back is 2 a.m., but most folks do it as they go to bed. Standard time was instituted in the U.S. and Canada by the...

Chair exercise, foliage tours, health clinic and more

Small businesses can get an education at 2nd annual summit HENDERSON — This year’s Small Business Summit is being held at the Vance-Granville Community College, main campus civic center Oct. 22, 5:30-8:30 p.m. The focus this year is learning valuable insights on leadership,...