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Senior Center Hosts King Day Celebration.

The Vance County Senior Center, in conjunction with the Department of Social Services, will host a celebration honoring the life of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. on Thursday, January 15th at the Vance Granville Community College Civic Center.  The event, which is free and open to the public, will honor the life and legacy of the civil rights leader, and will feature keynote speeches by Representative Nathan Baskerville and Pastor Jeff Prewer of The Freedom Life Church, as well as a variety of entertainment. Light refreshments will be served at 5:00, followed by the main program beginning at 5:30. 

The Incredible Years Parenting Series.

Two hours of free childcare and refreshments every week for 15 weeks. Parenting classes and materials provided at no cost to you.

Where: Vance County Cooperative Extension, 305 Young Street, Henderson, (252) 438-8188.

When: Thursdays 5:00PM to 7:30PM, February 12, 2015 through June 4, 2015.

Transportation and Spanish Translation available.

Online Social Security Statement.

 Online Social Security Statement. Did you know that you can now access your Social Security information online? The Social Security Administration has a new website feature which allows an individual to set up a personal page and access it at any time. It provides an online version of what used to be mailed out annually, estimates of future retirement benefits, lifetime earnings to date, and the total Social Security and Medicare taxes paid. How do I start? Go to and answer a series of questions to verify your identity, then create a user name and password.

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