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Sunday, March 2, 2014 | A Special Supplement to

Best of Vance 2013 Readers Vote for their Local Favorites

LOOK INSIDE FOR WINNERS OF THE BEST.... JEWELER BRIDAL SHOP DENTIST VETERINARIAN COFFEE BURGER PIZZA DRY CLEANING DOCTOR BANK BAKERY PHARMACIST GOLF COURSE CATERER and more


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Best Appliance Store Thomas Appliance

101 South Garnett Street, Henderson, NC 27536 (252) 492-3023 Owned by Andrew David Thomas “We appreciate the confidence that our customers have in us. It is always great to be the best.” Runner-up: Lowes

Best Attorney Mike Satterwhite

Stainback, Satterwhite & Zollicoffer, PLLC 115 North Garnett Street (P.O. Box 1820), Henderson, NC 27536

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(252) 438-4136 msatter@sszlaw.net Hours of Operation: Monday through Friday, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Owned by Paul J. Stainback, Michael E. Satterwhite and John H. Zollicoffer Jr. Services: The firm provides quality legal services for the citizens of the Ninth Judicial District, which is comprised of Vance, Granville, Warren and Franklin counties. Services are provided in a timely and cost-efficient manner. “With the assistance of the other attorneys in the firm, Paul J. Stainback, John H. Zollicoffer Jr. and Scott D. Dennis, and our professional legal staff consisting of Kathy F. Denton, Kay. R. Barrier, Annette T. Munn, Eva G. Lassiter, Kathie G. Adcock and Drew Roberson, I have been able to develop a rewarding practice that focuses on our clients. It is gratifying that our clients express confidence in the firm and the work we perform for them.” Runner-up: Jack Hughes

Best Auto

Mechanic

Robbie Briggs

Charles Boyd Chevrolet (252) 492-6161 Runner-up: Brad Briggs, Briggs Auto

Best Bank

Bank of America

826 South Garnett Street (252) 433-4544 Patricia.Ferebee@ BankofAmerica.com Hours of Operation: Monday through Thursday, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Friday, 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. Services: Checking, saving, credit, mortgage, car loans and investment service to meet anyone’s financial needs. “So excited. We appreciate the recogtnition of being named ‘Best Bank’ and will continue to meet our clients’ needs, along with continued excellent service.” Runner-up: BB&T

WE WOULD LIKE TO THANK VANCE COUNTY FOR VOTING US BEST BARBER SHOP FOR

8 YEARS IN A ROW AND

RONNIE ALLEN BEST BARBER! Thank you Vance County for voting Ink Addictions The Best Tattoo Shop! Located inside Mike’s Barber Shop hours Tues. - Sat. 2:30pm -10:00pm

“We are truly honored that you consider us the Best.” Located at 1701 Parham Street

(behind Exxon/Snackers car wash on Dabney Drive)

We offer hair cuts and styling for both men and women Stop by and Give us a Try! Come by and see Mike Ayscue , Ronnie Allen or Lisa Adcock Today! 1701 Parham Street, Henderson

(252) 438-6960

Call Lisa Adcock for Appointment 252-767-2434


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Best Barbecue Forsyth’s BBQ

“Best of Vance” contest eligibility

Owned by Regina Ellis and Ferbie Weldon 2362 N. Garnett St. (252) 438-5228 Hours of operation: Monday through Saturday, 10 a.m. to 9 p.m. “We strive to give good service and a quality product at a fair price to our loyal customers who have been trading with us for generations.” — Ferbie Weldon Runner up: Smithfield’s Chicken and Barbecue

To qualify as a recipient of “Best of Vance” honors, a business must provide goods and/or services to customers in Vance County. The business does not have to be located in Vance County. Individual award winners must work for businesses that meet this same criteria.

Best Barber Shop

Mike’s Barber and Beauty Shop

1701 Parham Street (252) 438-6960 Owned by Mike Ayscue mayscue1@gmail.com Hours of Operation: Tuesday through Thursday, 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. Friday, 8 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. Saturday, 6:30 a.m. to noon. Services: Friendly, family atmosphere at a fair price. All types of hair cuts and beard trims. “Ronnie Allen Jr. and myself appreciate being voted best barber shop in Vance County and also taking the time to do so

as well. Thanks to everyone that brought us to this achievement.” Runner-up: Westend Barber

Butterfly Kissed WE Thank You Vance County for Voting Us - Among The Best FLORIST 2013! Angela Wade Connie Wade Owners

Flowers & Gifts for all Occasions

Floral Designs 505 Dabney Drive Henderson NC 27536 Monday - Friday 9 am - 5 pm Saturday 9 am - 12 pm

Phone: 252.433.0075

“Specializing in making you happy”

We’re mooooved by your votes!

Front, Left to Right: Kim Pegram, Ryan Yancey, Pam Wilder Back, Left to Right: Melissa Marshburn, Dr. Charles E. Burnham Jr., Sandra Wilkerson, Carri Wall

& Carrie Wall

Among the Best Hygienists! of Henderson

Voted BEST Milkshakes Voted Among the Best for Chicken Sandwich

Monday - Saturday 6 am - 10 pm Closed Sundays Breakfast Served until 10:30 am 200 Trade Street, Henderson • 252-436-0010

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Sweepstakes winners

Best Barber

Best Buffet

Ronnie Allen

Mike’s Barber and Beauty Shop Runner-up: Mike Ayscue

Best Body Shop

C&P Body Shop Inc.

3268 Raleigh Road, Henderson, NC 27536 (252) 492-5345 CPBodyShop@NC.RR.com Owned by Jerry M. Patterson Hours of Operation: Monday through Thursday, 7:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.; Friday, 7:30 a.m. to 12 p.m. Services: Auto body repairs, install windshields and door glass, sell cars. “We have always won 1st place. We do quality work because we do training to insure your car is repaired correctly. Thank everyone for their faith in us.” Runner-up: Collins Collision

Winner in this year’s “Best of Vance County” sweepstakes were Jane N. Baker and Timothy Spence. They both received $25. Everyone who submitted a ballot for this year’s contest was entered in the sweepstakes drawing

Golden Corral

103 N. Cooper Drive (252) 438-9500 rest0618@goldencorral.net Hours of operation: Monday through Thursday, 10:45 a.m. to 9:30 p.m.; Friday, 10:45 a.m. to 10:30 p.m.; Saturday and Sunday, 7:30 a.m. to 9:30 p.m. “Glad that we can serve the town of Henderson with a good meal and good prices.” — staff Runner-up: Pizza Inn

Thank You for Voting Nunnery-Freeman Barbecue - RUNNER UP BEST ICED TEA Nunnery-Freeman Barbecue - RUNNER UP BEST CATERER Nunnery-Freeman Barbecue - RUNNER UP BEST STEW

Nunnery Freeman Barbecue

101 Parham Road • Henderson, NC • 252-438-4751

THOMAS' APPLIANCE SALES & SERVICE

Thank You for Voting Us Best Appliance Store We Appreciate Your Continued Support

101 South Garnett Street Henderson, NC 27536

252-492-3023

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Thank You Vance County for Voting Us

BEST REAL ESTATE TEAM!!

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We Are Truly Honored and Appreciate Your Trust in Us.

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Best Car Salesperson Russell Boyd

Charles Boyd Chevrolet-Cadillac-Buick-GMC 250 Ruin Creek Road, Henderson, NC 27536 (252) 492-6161 russelboyd@charlesboydgm.com Hours of operation: Sales — Monday through Friday, 8:30 a.m. to 7 p.m. Saturday, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Services: Selling and servicing the full line of General Motors products and any other line of used cars and trucks. “I feel honored just to be thought of for this award. I have been very fortunate to be a part of the same organization for 26 years and all of the support given by our owners. Most of all to have the absolute best customers anyone could ask for, and I am so thankful for each and every one.” Runner-up: Aaron Bee

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Hours of Operation: Monday through Friday, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Owned by John Faucette Services: Sell and install flooring, including carpet, hardwood, laminate and vinyl. Free home measurements and estimates. “Our team would like to thank everyone who voted for us as ‘Best Carpet Dealer’ in Vance County. We conside3r it a great honor to receive this recognition. We look forward to helping you with all your future flooring needs.” Runner-up: A.B. Hair Carpets

Best Caterer

Southern Caterers

Owned by Ted Wheeler 420 Alexander Drive (252) 430-0173 tedwheeler@earthlink.com Hours of operation: 24/7 “It is an honor and privilege to be recognized and thought of that way; we do a lot of traveling and we

appreciate all those in town and out of town.” — Ted Wheeler Runner-up: Nunnery/Freeman BBQ

Thank You Vance County for Your Votes and Confidence In Us As The Best Car Wash/Detail

BEST BODY SHOP

Tidalwave Carwash

211 North Cooper Drive (252) 738-0416 lelandp@bbfuels.net Hours of Operation: Monday through Saturday — 8 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. “We appreciate all of our customers’ loyalty and allowing us to serve them. We look forward to serving them again this year.” Runner-up: Sheetz

Best Carpet Dealer / Flooring Carolina Carpet

634 Dabney Drive, Henderson, NC 27536 (252) 431-2013 faucettej@nc.rr.net

C & P BODY SHOP 3268 Raleigh Road, Henderson 252-492-5345

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from our community. Being voted “Best of Vance” in four food categories and “runner-up” in two others truly validates our personnels’ dedication and commitment to our motto: Good Food — Good Service — Fair Price. We appreciate the loyal patronage of our customers and will continue to serve them as they are accustomed.” Runner-up: Chick-fil-A of Henderson

Best Chicken Tenders Golden Skillet

Best Chicken Sandwich Golden Skillet

445 Dabney Drive, Henderson (252) 492-4040 Hours of Operation: Sunday through Thursday, 11 a.m. to 9 p.m. Friday and Saturday, 11 a.m. to 10 p.m. Owned by Steve and Margie Wright. Services: Lunch and dinner; dine-in and take-out. Drive through. Chicken, seafood, pulled pork, home-style vegetables and a large array of sandwiches and combos. Daily and monthly specials. “It is a real honor to receive such a glowing tribute

445 Dabney Drive, Henderson (252) 492-4040 Hours of Operation: Sunday through Thursday, 11 a.m. to 9 p.m. Friday and Saturday, 11 a.m. to 10 p.m. Owned by Steve and Margie Wright. Services: Lunch and dinner; dine-in and take-out. Drive through. Chicken, seafood, pulled pork, home-style vegetables and a large array of sandwiches and combos. Daily and monthly specials. “It is a real honor to receive such a glowing tribute from our community. Being voted “Best of Vance” in four food categories and “runner-up” in two others truly validates our personnels’ dedication and commitment to our motto: Good Food — Good Service — Fair Price. We appreciate the loyal patronage of our customers and will continue to serve them as they are accustomed.” Runner-up: Chick-fil-A

Thank You Vance County for voting us Best Pharmacy 2013 Gayle Cheek RPh Manager

Voted Best Pharmacist Runner Up 2013

Your Hometown Drug Store Since 1960

THANKS VANCE COUNTY FOR YOUR VOTES!

PRESCRIPTION SPECIALISTS

Free Blood Pressure Clinic Vaccination Clinic No Physician, Let us Help! Prevention is the First Step. 501 S. Chestnut St., Henderson

438-4158

Mon.-Fri. 9am-6pm • Sat. 9am-4pm

Fran Cawthorne, Owner

Accredited

Fast, Friendly Service

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Best Chinese Food Bamboo Garden

Owned by Tom Jiang 1520 Dabney Drive (252) 438-8080 Hours of operation: Monday through Thursday, 10 a.m. to 9:30 p.m.; Friday and Saturday, 10 a.m. to 10 p.m. “Thanks to everyone supporting us. We are looking forward to continuing to serve everyone in the Vance County area.” — Tom Jiang Runner-up: Village Kitchen


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Best Chiropractor

Henderson Wellness Center

414 Dabney Drive, Henderson, NC 27536 (252) 430-8000 Owned by Dr. Brandon Taylor Services: We provide chiropractic services, physical therapy, rehab, acupuncture, medical urgent care. DDT physicals, sports physicals and primary care. We also have a licensed massage therapist on staff. “I feel honored to be voted as the best chiropractor in Vance County once again. This would not be possible without an unbelievable staff and wonderful patients.” Runner-up: Dr. Dennis Myers

Best Clothes Belk

350 N. Cooper Drive (252) 492-1121 belk.com Hours of operation: Monday through Saturday, 10 a.m. to 9 p.m.; Sunday, 1 to 6 p.m. Runner-up: Cato’s

Best Contractor/ Builder D.B. Williams Construction Co.

115 Certainteed Drive, Oxford, NC 27565 (919) 693-9164 info@dbwilliamsconstruction.com www.dbwilliamsconstruction.com Owned by Bonn Williams Hours of Operation: Monday through Friday, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Services: Residential and commercial construction “We are proud to provide affordable housing in our community. We appreciate this recognition and the support of our customers.” Runner-up: J.L. Wiliams

Best Cosmetics

Merle Norman Cosmetics

521 Dabney Drive, Henderson, NC 27536 (252) 492-8018 BlushingBrideAndMerleNorman@gmail.com Owned by Fran Cawthorne Hours of Operation: Monday through Friday, 10 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.; Saturday, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Services: Sell cosmetics and do make overs and facials. “I feel honored that my customers still think Merle Norman is the best makeup and they still are dedicated to shopping with me.” Runner-up: Belk

“Thank You” Vance County for Voting Me

Best Chiropractor 9 years in a row

Henderson Wellness Center Henderson’s only one-stop for both Chiropractic and Medical Care. Medical Provider and Chiropractor to serve your medical needs, including: Blood Work, Urinalysis, Strep Throat Screening, Colds, Pregnancy Test, X-Rays, DOT Physicals, Sports Physicals, Nutrition Counseling, Orthopedic Injury Rehabilitation, and Functional Capacity Testing

Medical Urgent Care, Walk-Ins Welcome.

414 Dabney Drive, Henderson, NC 27536 430-8000 www.hendersonwellnesscenter.com


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Best CPA

Danny W. Wright, CPA, PLLC

901 Dorsey Avenue, Henderson, NC 27536 (252) 433-4883 dannyw@vance.net dannywwrightcpa.com Services: Accounting and tax services Runner-up: Bill Stark

Thank You Vance County

Best Day Care

Humpty Dumpty Day Care

53 Brookhaven Ct., Henderson, NC 27536 (252) 438-8138 Owned by Vivian Robertson Hours of Operation: Monday through Sunday, 6:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. Services: Care for children age six weeks to 12 years. Provide breakfast, lunch and afternoon snacks. “We were happy that Vance County thought that much about the day care. We try to care for each child as if they were our own children.” Runner-up: Kid’s World

Best Dental Hygienist Suzanne Cheever

Dr. Wilson Hoyle Jr. 519 South Chestnut Street, Henderson NC 27536 Hours of Operation, Monday, Tuesday and Thursady — 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Wednesday — 8 a.m. to noon. Friday — 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. “I would like to thank all of our patients who voted for me. Our office works hard as a team to provide the best possible dental care. Thank you again Vance County.” Runner-up: Carrie Wall

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for voting Dr. Wilson Hoyle as

One of The Best Dentists & Suzanne Cheever as

The Best Dental Hygienist 519 S. Chestnut Street • 438-8512

Thank you

for voting us Best Nursing Home 10 Years in a row & Best Nurse Runner Up!

Best Nurse Runner Up Crystal Tant

SERVICES AVAILABLE INCLUDE: Short and Long Term Care • 24 Hour Professional Nursing Services Physical, Occupational and Speech Therapy • Social Worker Activities • Individualized plan of care “ WE ARE NEIGHBORS TAKING CARE OF NEIGHBORS”

Kerr Lake Nursing and Rehabilitation Center

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Best Cup of Coffee Denny’s

Runner-up: McDonald’s

Best Dentist

Dr. Charles E. Burnham Jr.

900 South Garnett Street, Henderson, NC 27536 (252) 438-3145 pamwilder@centurylink.net Hours of operation: Monday and Wednesday, 8:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. Tuesday and Thursday, 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. Friday, 8:30 a.m. to noon. Services: Dental practice “I am humbled by the selection and appreciate the opportunity to serve the citizens of Vance County. I would like to take this opportunity to thank everyone and my wonderful staff for making this possible.” Runner-up: Dr. Wilson Hoyle

Best Doctor

Dr. Franklin Mills

Henderson Family Medicine 480 Ruin Creek Road (252) 492-3152 Hours of operation: Monday through Friday, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Runner-up: Dr. Bill Dennis, Duke Family Medicine

Best Desserts Cracker Barrel

1002 Ruin Creek Road (252) 431-9111 crackerbarrel.com Hours of operation: Sunday through Thursday, 6 a.m. to 10 p.m.; Friday and Saturday, 6 a.m. to 11 p.m. Runner-up: Golden Corral

Thank You Citizens For Voting Me Among The Best Elected Officials 2013.

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★★Voted Best Hot Dogs★★

Good Ole Fashioned Hot Dogs Freshly Prepared To Order

served individually or as a combo meal Mayor Pro Tem Mike Rainey

I will continue to meet the needs of citizens in our community with much Integrity and Enthusiasm.

• Good Food • Good Service Cookin’ Up Down Home Cookin’ • Fair Price 444 Dabney Dr., Henderson • 252-492-4040

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Best Drug Store

Best Elected Official

501 S. Chestnut St. (252) 438-4158 Hours of operation: Monday through Friday, 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. Saturday, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. “We’d like to thank all of our customers for all of their patronage and thank you for voting us best drug store.” — Gayle Cheek Runner-up: Medical Arts

(252) 430-5708 ci.henderson.n.us “As Mayor, I would like to express a huge thank you to the citizens for naming me Best Elected Official of the year. I cannot tell you how humbling this recognition is for me. Henderson is my home, and I appreciate the opportunity you have given me to serve this city as mayor. I believe this year will bring the long-awaited turnaround for Henderson and Vance County. Positive change is already happening with Vescom and Semprius, and there are other new business ventures planning to locate here. Thank you again for your confidence trust and support. I am so honored to serve as your Mayor.” Runner-up: Mike Rainey

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Henderson Mayor Pete O’Gear y

Thank You Vance County For voting us Among the Best Day Cares

Best Dry Cleaner Southern Laundr y

234 Dabney Drive Henderson, 27536 (252) 438-5525 Hours of operation: Monday through Friday, 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. Saturday, 7 a.m. to 4 p.m. “We appreciate all the support from the people of Vance County and the surrounding areas.” Runner up: Henderson Laundry

"A Special Thank You To Our Dedicated Staff, Loyal Families, and Supporters For Making This Honor Possible" Kids World Child Care & Pre-School 420 Red Oak Rd. • Henderson

252-492-1829

THE BIG SKILLET

Thank You Vance County for Voting Me

BEST ELECTED OFFICIAL 2013!

Plump N Juicy • Prepared to Order

Voted Best Chicken Sandwich

When I learned the citizens of the City of Henderson and Vance County named me Elected Official of the Year for the third year in a row, I was genuinely moved. Your recognition of my attempt to serve the entire community with integrity has deeply touched my heartstrings. I know these are difficult times for everyone. As long as I am Mayor of Henderson, I will do my best to serve my hometown with openness, honesty, and integrity. Thank you, Henderson and Vance County for your support and this very special recognition.

Try Our Famous Chicken Breast Filet Sandwich served individually or as a combo meal

444 Dabney Dr., Henderson • 252-492-4040 Good Food • Good Service • Fair Price

Mayor, Pete O’Geary We Welcome Call Ahead Orders

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tribute from our community. Being voted “Best of Vance” in four food categories and “runner-up” in two others truly validates our personnels’ dedication and commitment to our motto: Good Food — Good Service — Fair Price. We appreciate the loyal patronage of our customers and will continue to serve them as they are accustomed.” Runner-up: McDonald’s  

Best Florist

Best Electrician

Best Fast Food

Rick Edwards

Rick Edwards Electric PO Box 131, Henderson, NC 27536 (252) 438-4856 ricke@nc.rr.com rickedwardselectric.com Hours of operation: Monday through Friday, 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. (plus calls) “We are truly grateful that we have been chosen for several years. We feel that our customers have been satisfied with our services.” — Rick Edwards Runner up: Breedlove Electric

Friendly Florist and Gifts

Endrusick Enterprises LLC DBA McDonald’s

703 Linden Ave., Oxford NC 27565 (919) 693-7599 ana@endrusick.com Hours of operation: Stores — 24 hours. Office— Monday through Friday, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Owned by Andrea Endrusick Services: Fast food, McDonald’s products. “We are very happy and thankful to our customers, they appreciate our workd-famous brand and we will continue to work hard on providing great food and service for our community.” Runner-up: Bojangles’

1025 Nicholas Street (252) 492-7956 Owned by Esther M. Moss Services: Floral and gifts. “Thank you for your vote this year. I would like to say without your support this year and the last 37 and a half years, we would not have been able to stay in business and been blessed to have known all of our customers and some for three generationns. We will miss all of you.” Runner-up: Butterfly Kissed

Best Fish Sandwich Golden Skillet

Best Electronics Store Northside Electronics

Runner-up: Radio Shack

Best Waitress 2 Years In A Row! Sheila Walker

445 Dabney Drive, Henderson (252) 492-4040 Hours of Operation: Sunday through Thursday, 11 a.m. to 9 p.m. Friday and Saturday, 11 a.m. to 10 p.m. Owned by Steve and Margie Wright. Services: Lunch and dinner; dine-in and take-out. Drive through. Chicken, seafood, pulled pork, home-style vegetables and a large array of sandwiches and combos. Daily and monthly specials. “It is a real honor to receive such a glowing

Thank You Vance County For VOTING US AMONG THE BEST! Southern Style Meal & Home Cooked Breakfast

Thank You For Voting Us The Best Roofing Company in Vance County!

We Feel Truly Honored To Have Your Support and Look Forward to Working With You.

Crossroads Restaurant (Crossroads Shopping Center)

252-430-1129

"Where a little bit of COUNTRY AND SOUL come together for great food"

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Best Fried Chicken

Kentucky Fried Chicken

130 Raleigh Road/1553 Dabney Drive (252) 492-2342 (Raleigh Road); (252) 492-2773 (Dabney Drive) Hours of operation: Daily, 11 a.m. to 9 p.m. Friday through Saturday, 11 a.m. to 10 p.m. (summer months) Runner-up: Golden Skillet

Best Funeral Home

J.M. White Funeral Home

60 Zeb Robinson Road, Henderson, NC 27536 (252) 438-5139 www.jmwfh@ncol.net Owned by Betty, Jerry and Scott White Hours of Operation: 24/7

Services: Make pre-need and at-need arrangements and conduct funeral services, burials and cremations. “We appreciate the citizens of Vance County and the surrounding area voting us “Best of Vance” again this year. We are committed to providing the best, most compassionate professional service possible. We care about the families of our community and are thankful these families appreciate our care and are pleased with our service.” Runner-up: Flowers Funeral Home

Best Furniture Store

Sams Furniture and Mattress Center 515 S. Garnett St., Henderson NC 27536 (252) 762-0500 samsfurniture@

Thanks to our patients and friends for the recognition!

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centurylink.net Owned by Britt Sams Hours of Operation: Monday through Friday, 8:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. Saturday, 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. Services: Offers the area’s largest selection of furniture and bedding. A payment plan with no credit check up to $4,000 is available for purchases of 24 month terms and 90 days same as cash option. “We are excited to be once again named #1 Best Furniture Store, that’s 7 years in a row. We thrive to provide the best values in today’s home furnishings and we love working with our customers and we appreciate everyone’s business.” Runner-up: Vance Furniture

THANKS FOR VOTING US TOYO TIRES

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By COOPER

“BEST TIRES” 13 YEARS IN A ROW

WHEEL ALIGNMENT FOR THE

BIG TRUCKS

Care Chiropractic & Acupuncture Dr. Dennis Myers

1503 Graham Ave. (252) 436-2500 www.hendersonbackdoctor.com

CITY TIRE INC

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into growth for the years to come not only through the business aspect but community service as well. We pride ourselves into doing this each and every day. The people of Vance County have continued to recognize Fogg’s Exxon for outstanding service and we will hold up our bargain in doing so. Thank you from the Fogg’s Exxon family.” — John E. Fogg Runner up: Sheetz

Best Gas/Service Station

Best Gift Shop

Owned by John E. Fogg 425 N. Garnett St., Henderson (252) 492-5009; (252) 438-5237 Hours of operation: Monday through Friday, 6 a.m. to 6 p.m.; Saturday, 7 a.m. to 2 p.m. “I am happy to be apart of our family business, great team and consumers. Our goal will continue to have A1 and quality service to each and everyone. I want to take our vision and compassion that we have and turn it

1259 Dabney Drive (252) 438-3226 Hours of operation: Monday through Thursday, 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. Friday and Saturday, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. “We offer a wide selection of cards and gifts and try to back that up with outstanding customer service.” — Bobby Tippett Runner-up: The Attic

Fogg’s Exxon

Dot’s Hallmark Shop

We thank you for voting us # 1 Gift Shop for 2013!

Dot’s Hallmark 1255 Dabney Drive • 438-3226 (Henderson N.C.)

Thank You for voting LESLIE ANN MILLS PHOTOGRAPHY Best Photography Studio for the 9th straight year! As a thank you for voting take advantage of this special gift. Receive a Complimentary 8X10 with a Newly Booked Section. The following offer will be honored in February and March only


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Best Golf Course

Best Hair Salon

Beach Island Beauty Salon

691 Bear Pond Road, Henderson, NC 27536 (252) 492-7344 Hours of Operation: Monday through Saturday Services: Hair coloring, highlighting, low lights, perms, haircuts, updos and waxing. “We were all so surprised we didn’t even

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Dr. Robert F. Allen & Staff Say “Thank you Vance County for your vote!” Best Optometrist for the 21st Consecutive Year!

Kerr Lake Countr y Club

600 Hedrick Drive, Henderson, NC 27537 (252) 492-1895 KLCCGm@gmail.com kerrlakecc.com Hours of Operation: Monday through Sunday, dawn to dusk Services: 18 hole, par 71 golf course with sand traps, water hazards and paved cart paths. Ammenities include a swimming pool, tennis and basketball courts and a newly finished banquet hall that can accommodate up to 299 guests. Runner-up: Henderson Country Club

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know the voting was going on. It took a couple of days for it to sink in that we won. We are so thankful for our loyal customers.” Runner-up: Hair & Co.

Best Hairdresser/Stylist Shannon Harris

Beach Island, 691 Bearpond Road, Henderson, NC 27536 (252) 492-7344; (252) 657-9071 [cell] Services: Haircuts, hair coloring, highlights, perms, waxing, relaxers, shampoo and styles. “I was in shock. I said Really how about that. Now this girl feels special. I didn’t even know there was any voting going on but I’m glad and thankful for being voted for.” Runner-up: Kim Ottinger

1904 Graham Ave. • 252-492-9559 (next to Ribeyes Steakhouse)

Thank You For Voting Us 1st Runner-Up Best Of Vance County Real Estate Company

Thank You Vance County for Voting Dr. Gwynn Among The Best for Veterinarian and West Hills Veterinary Centre, Among The Best Pet Services! We Value The Trust You Place In Us When It Comes To Caring For Your Pet. P.O. Box 590 158 By-Pass West/Gwynn Lane Henderson, NC 27 536 (252) 438-7163

From left to right back row: Alan Flanagan, Tim Strange, Porter Shaw, Mike Garrett, Willard Jackson and Al Rivers From left to Right front Row: Pam Jackson, Karen Stainback, Gayla Strickland and Kim McKinney

857 S. Beckford Drive Suite C Henderson, NC 27536 252-431-6250-phone 252-431-6251-fax www.advantagecb.com


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crackerbarrel.com Hours of operation: Sunday through Thursday, 6 a.m. to 10 p.m.; Friday and Saturday, 6 a.m. to 11 p.m. Runner-up: Crossroads

Best Home Improvement Co. Lowe’s

Best Hamburger

Wendy’s

1516 Dabney Drive, Henderson, NC 27536 (252) 438-5992 Runner-up: Golden Skillet

166 Dabney Road, Henderson (252) 436-0050 lowes.com Hours of operation: Monday through Saturday, 7 a.m. to 9 p.m. Sunday, 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. “Happy to be a part of the community and able to help.” — Alan Newman Runner-up: Four Seasons

Thank You Vance County ffor voting ti us

The Best Used Cars 2013 We appreciate your confidence and trust in us! Best Heating and Cooling

Company ARE Mechanical, Inc

PO Box 988, Henderson, NC 27536 (252) 738-2361 info@aremechanical.com Hours of Operaton: 24/7 Owned by Audre Ellington Services: Complete HVAC needs for commercial and residential cuystomers, with 24/7 service. “We are very appreciative of our customers and friends who hanve voted us ‘Best Heating and Cooling’ company three years straight.” Runner-up: Ranes Heating & Air

Best Home-Cooked Breakfast Cracker Barrel

1002 Ruin Creek Road (252) 431-9111

133 RALEIGH RD. • HENDERSON, NC We may not be the biggest, but we try hard to be the best. Thank you again - from all the staff and management.


Thank You Vance County For Voting Us Best Pest Control - 8 Years In A Row! 30+ Years Experience

A&S“completePEST CONTROL household pest & termite control” RESIDENTIAL • COMMERCIAL

(252) 456-2362 MOISTURE CONTROL FUNGI CONTROL

OWNER - JOHN E. ALSTON Associate Degree From N.C. State in Pest Control

Toll Free 1-877-279-8628

Norlina

www.aspestcontrolinc.com


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The Best “Real Fish” Fish Sandwich

Voted AGAIN Best Fish Sandwich

Best Ice Cream

W A ! O N T’S ICH A W H T D N A S

Best Medical Assistant

served individually or as a combo meal

Freeze Maid 193 Parham Road (252) 492-4927 Hours of operation: (reopening in March) Monday through Saturday, noon to 9 p.m. Sunday, 1 to 9 p.m. Runner-up: Burger King

Tammy Roach

Henderson Family Medicine 480 Ruin Creek Road (252) 492-3152 Hours of operation: Monday through Friday, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Runner-up: Tiffany Jarrell, Maria Parham Medical Center

Cookin’ Up Down Home Cookin’ We Welcome Call Ahead Orders

®

444 Dabney Dr. Henderson 252-492-4040

• Good Food • Good Service • Fair Price Sun - Thurs 11-9, Fri - Sat. 11-10

Ribeyes would like to thank all the great guest who dine with us and continue support.

We appreciate all the votes for Best Restaurant and Best Steaks Again we would like to Thank You for you are the reason we are here. Sunday: 11am-8pm Monday-Thursday: 4:30pm-9:00pm Friday-Saturday: 4:30pm-10:00pm In Henderson at 2002 Graham Avenue

252-430-1117

Lunch Hours: Mon. - Fri. 11-2pm and Sun. 11-4pm

www.ribeyessteakhouse.com


Duke Primary Care Henderson would like to thank Vance County for your votes

Best Doctor- Dr. Mills, Best Doctor Runner Up- Dr. Dennis & Best Medical Assistant- Tammy Roach

We welcome all new patients! Call today to schedule your appointment!!

It takes a Great Staff to be the Best!!!

Duke Primary Care Henderson 480 Ruin Creek Road, Henderson, NC 27536 252-492-3152 Mon.-Fri. 8amâ&#x20AC;&#x201C;7pm


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Hours of operation: Monday through Saturday, 10 a.m. to 9 p.m. “We strive to give good service and a quality product at a fair price to our loyal customers who have been trading with us for generations.” —Ferbie Weldon Runner-up: 220 Seafood Restaurant

Best Iced Tea Bojangles’

1518 Dabney Drive, (252) 438-8446 1425 Andrews Ave., (252) 438-7529 bojanglesrdu.com Hours of operation: Daily, 5:30 a.m. to 11 p.m. “Our ice tea is legendary!” — Melissa Chestnutt Runner-up: Nunnery Freeman

Best Italian Food Pino’s

Manager: Gerard P. Speracio 901 S. Beckford Drive (252) 438-1341 pinosonline.com Hours of operation: Monday through Thursday, 11 a.m. to 10 p.m. Friday and Saturday, 11 a.m. to 11 p.m. Sunday, closed “We appreciate your business and look forward to serving you for many years to come.” Runner-up: Pizza Inn

Best Hushpuppies Forsyth’s BBQ

Owned by Regina Ellis and Ferbie Weldon 2362 N. Garnett St. (252) 438-5228

Thank you Vance County for voting Matthew L. Todd The Best Insurance Agent Matthew Todd Agent

Vance County Farm Bureau PO Box 1500 2949 US 1/158 Hwy Henderson, NC 27537 252-438-4119 Bus. 252-432-4912 Mobile 252-430-1508 Fax An Authorized Agent For:

An Authorized Agent For:

BlueCross BlueShield of North Carolina

matthew.todd@ncfbins.com

“Helping You Is What We Do Best” BlueCross BlueShield of North Carolina

Auto • Home • Life • Health • Business • Retirement


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Best Hot Dog Golden Skillet

Best Mattress Dealer Carolina Bed Center, Inc.

319 South Garnett Street, Henderson (252) 492-5643 Hours of Operation: 9 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. Winter, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Owned by Larry and Mary Sue Johnson Services: Retail custom mattresses and box springs. Specialize in odd-sized bedding, custom-made to order; all hand crafted. “We are so appreciative of being chosen by our customers again for best mattress dealer in our area. We take pride in every mattress set we make and customer satisfaction is our ultimate goal. We have proudly served our area with our products since 1989.” Runner-up: Sams Furniture

Would Like to Thank You for Voting Us Among the Best Plumbers in Vance County. 585 Industry Dr. Henderson, NC 27537

(252) 438-6308 24 Hour Service

445 Dabney Drive, Henderson (252) 492-4040 Hours of Operation: Sunday through Thursday, 11 a.m. to 9 p.m. Friday and Saturday, 11 a.m. to 10 p.m. Owned by Steve and Margie Wright. Ser vices: Lunch and dinner; dine-in and take-out. Drive through. Chicken, seafood, pulled pork, home-style vegetables and a large array of sandwiches and combos. Daily and monthly specials. “It is a real honor to receive such a glowing tribute from our community. Being voted “Best of Vance” in four food categories and “runner-up” in two others truly validates our personnels’ dedication and commitment to our motto: Good Food — Good Ser vice — Fair Price. We

appreciate the loyal patronage of our customers and will continue to ser ve them as they are accustomed.” Runner-up: Jerr y’s

Thanks, Vance County, For Voting Us

The Best Service Station Self- Service Friendly Attendants

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Best Insurance Agent Matthew Todd

Farm Bureau 2949 U.S. 1/158 (PO Box 1500), Henderson, NC 27536 (252) 438-4119 matthew.todd@ncfbins.com Hours of Operation: Monday through Friday, 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. Services: Home, auto, life, business, retirement and health insurance; commerial, farm, crop and personal liability policies; and a variety of banking products. “I am humbled by the selection and honored to serve the citizens of Vance County and the surrounding areas. Many remarkable people call Vance County their home. We are truly fortunate to live here. As an agent, I take insuring our clients’ most valuable assets very seriously. As a citizen, I am invested in seeing Vance County prosper. Our community’s best days are in front of us! i appreciate Jimmy Twisdale and the Vance County Farm Bureau for giving me this opportunity and look forward to serving the good people of our community each and every day.”

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Best Mexican Food

Mazatlan

1052 Ruin Creek Road (252) 438-6062 Follow us on Facebook Hours of operation: 11 a.m. to 10 p.m. “Our customers like our food and our prices. We have been in the same place for 17 years and we try to be the

best for our customers.” — Saul Tavero Runner-up: Taco Bell

Beach Island Beauty Salon and Tanning Studio

JAMIE AIKEN 252-430-5755 500 S. Garnett St., Henderson, NC 27536 Monday-Friday 8:00 am - 5:00 pm North Carolina Inspection Station

Thanks For Voting Muffler Express Among The Best Muffler Shops!

Thanks For Voting Us The Best Hair Salon and Shannon Harris Best Hair Stylist

Brittany Currin 252-213-6568

Shannon Harris 252-657-9071

Miranda Dover 252-213-3550

691 Bearpond Rd • Henderson, NC • 252-492-7344

“THANK YOU”

For Your Continued Support We’ve Been Serving Up The Runner-up: Debbie Kinton, CMI

Best Jewelry Store

Saslow’s

Runner-up: Moody Bros.

Ted’s Catering Service

Voted The Best Caterer in Vance County! We would like to thank our friends and customers for voting for us! We look forward to serving you in the future!

Please Call Ted Wheeler To Have Your Next Event Professionally Catered.

(252) 438-0820

tedwheeler@earthlink.net

BEST For Over 67 Years

PORK BAR-B-Q • BARBEQUE CHICKEN • BRUNSWICK STEW DELICIOUS SEAFOOD • FRIED CHICKEN • SANDWICHES Thanks to our faithful customers, we place among the most popular in the following “Best of Vance County” categories:

2013 Best of Vance Best Barbeque Best Stew Best Hushpuppies OPEN MON. - SAT. 10AM - 9PM

438-5228

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Best Milkshakes Chick-fil-A

Joshua Town 200 Trade St., Henderson (252) 436-0100 chickfilaofhenderson. com Hours of operation: Monday through Saturday, 6 a.m. to 10 p.m. Runner-up: Freeze

FROM

“THE BEST OF VANCE COUNTY” VOTED BEST ATTORNEY

Maid

Best Muffler Shop

Hayes Bros. Muffler Shop

1002 South Garnett Street, Henderson, NC 27536 (252) 438-3411 papashorty@hayesmuffler.com hayesmuffler.com Hours of Operation: Monday through Friday, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Most Saturdays, 8 a.m. to noon. Owned by George Hayes, Raeford Hayes and Pamela Hayes Services: Exhaust repair and installation, custom dual exhaust and N.C. vehicle safety inspections. “We sincerely appreciate the support of our customers and their continued business with us over the last 47 years of operation in Henderson.” Runner-up: Muffler Express

Thank You For Voting A.B.

Hair Carpets

Among the Best Carpet Dealers In Vance County! We Are Truly Honored and Appreciate Your Business. Stop by today to discuss our many flooring options with a member of our qualified staff. We are open Monday through Friday.

US 1 Norlina, NC (252) 456-3307

The Best of st The Be

Michael E. Satterwhite

Vance County, we appreciate you and the confidence you have placed in us as your attorneys! STAINBACK, SATTERWHITE & ZOLLICOFFER, PLLC Attorneys: Paul J. Stainback Michael E. Satterwhite John H. Zollicoffer, Jr. 115 N. Garnett St. • Henderson (252) 438-4136 Staff: Kathy F. Denton Kay R. Barrier Annette T. Munn Eva G. Lassiter Kathie G. Adcock


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Best Nail Salon

Best Nursery/Garden Center

Nails N More

Owned by Ivy Ngugen 401 Prosperity Drive (252) 436-0436 Hours of operation: Monday through Saturday, 9 a.m. to 8 p.m. “We would like to thank our customers for their support” — Nail’s N More Runner up: Nail Spa

Best Nurse, RN

Cr ystal Church Maria Parham Medical Center 566 Ruin Creek Road (252) 438-4143 cpartin1117@yahoo.com “I am extremely overwhelmed with excitement.” Runner-up: Crystal Tant

Franklin Brothers Nurser y

Best New Car Sales

Charles Boyd Chevrolet-Cadillac-Buick-GMC

250 Ruin Creek Road, Henderson, NC 27536 (252) 492-6161 Hours of operation: Sales — Monday through Friday, 8:30 a.m. to 7 p.m. Saturday, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Owned by Charles Boyd Services: Full line of GM cars and trucks and large service department. Customers have an option of either leasing or purchasing. “General Motors offers a product that is superior to any other vehicle within its price range. We also believe that the factory warranty that comes with each new vehicle is comparable to none.” Runner-up: Toyota of Henderson

Owned by Sam and Sheila Franklin 3193 Vickboro Road (252) 492-6166 franklinbrothers. com Hours of operation: Monday through Saturday, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. “We are honored to win it. We appreciate the great customers we have and value the relationships we have formed over the years.” — Sam Franklin Runner-up: Lowe’s

We would like to Thank All of our Customers for Your continued Support and for Voting us BEST of VANCE again!

Thanks, Vance County,

For Voting Us 9 Years! The Best Fried Chicken For 18 Two Locations to Serve You

Southern Laundry Dry Cleaners 2013 Best of Vance Winner

234 Dabney Drive • Henderson, NC • 438-5525

Henderson Laundry

2013 Best of Vance Runner-Up 326 N. Garnett St. • Henderson, NC • 438-6147

$3.00 off ($15 or more) 1553 Dabney Drive • Henderson 252-492-2773

130 Raleigh Road • Henderson 252-492-2342

$5.00 off ($20 or more)


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Best Nursing Home

Kerr Lake Nursing and Rehabilitation Center

1245 Park Ave., Henderson, NC 27536 (252) 492-7021 kerr43-admin@kerrlakecare.com Hours of operation: Open 24 hours a day. Business office — 8 to 5 p.m. Services: Skilled nursing care, assisted living, short and long term therapy. Physical, occupational and speech therapy; wound management; cardiac

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rehabilitation; licensed nurses 24/7; stroke care; diabetic management; wireless internet; and cable TV. “We would like to thank the community for voting us best nursing home again this year. Our goal continues to provide our residents the highest quality of life. We develop relationships with our residents that encourage success and independence. After all, we are neighbors taking care of neighbors.” Runner-up: Senior Citizens Nursing Home

Best Optometrist/Vision Care Provider Dr. Robert F. Allen Optometrist

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Owned by Dr. Robert F. Allen, OD Services: Full service optometric practice offering full eye exams, medical eye exams and contact lens fittings, and a large range of products in every price range. “We are so proud and humbled to be once again recognized as the best optometrist in Vance County. It has been our immense pleasure to serve this community for 35 years.” Runner-up: Dr. Jerry Ellington

1904 Graham Ave. (252) 492-9559 isaallen@gmail.com Hours of operation: Monday through Thursday, 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. Friday, 8:30 a.m. to noon. Thank You Vance County for Voting Us Best Nail Salon 8 Years In A Row!!!

Nails-N-More Professional nail care salon & waxing

your satisfaction is our goal 252.436.0436

Walk-ins Welcome • Gift Certificates Available Mon-Sat: 9-8. Sun: Closed THANK YOU Vance County For Voting us

Best Buffet

and Runner Up for BEST DESSERTS

Behind Chick-fil-A

401 Prosperity Dr. Henderson, NC 27536

FREEZE MAID DAIRY BAR Voted Best Ice Cream AND AMONG THE BEST FOR MILKSHAKES!

in Vance County

20 years and counting.... Thank you all for your continued support!

SEE YOU IN MARCH! 252-492-4927 103 North Cooper Drive • Henderson, NC 27536

193 PARHAM ROAD, HENDERSON

252-438-9500

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Best Plumbing Company Robert B. Lloyd Plumbing, Inc.

P.O. Box 1471, Henderson N.C., 27536 (252) 492-2834 rblloyd9@gmail.com Owned by Bob Lloyd Hours of operation: Monday through Friday, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Services: Complete residential and light commercial installation and repairs. Drain line cleaning, water heater and well pump installation. “I feel honored and humbled for my company to be named the best for the third year in a row. We try to offer good professional service in a timely manner at a fair price. I thank the community for their confidence and support.” Runner-up: Elmer A. Deal & Sons Plumbing

Best Pest Control

A & S Pest Control

John E. Alston 281 US 1 S., Norlina, NC 27563 (252) 456-2362 Hours of operation: Monday through Friday, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Runner up: Whitco

Best Pizza Pizza Inn

1250 Coble Blvd. (252) 492-2144 hendpizzainn@yahoo.com Hours of operation: Sunday through Thursday, 10:45 a.m. to 9 p.m.; Friday through Saturday, 10:45 a.m. to 10 p.m. Runner-up: Pino’s

Best Photographer/ Studio Leslie Ann Mills Photograph

Owned by Leslie Mills 1034 S. Garnett St. (252) 433-9982 Runner-up: Nancy Jo Photography

Thank You Vance County for voting

Humpty-Dumpty Daycare The Best Daycare Center for Thirteen Consecutive Years!!!

We are a Three Star Center. We offer breakfast, lunch and afternoon snack. Hours of operation are 6:30 am-5:30 pm Mon.-Fri. *No Application Fee * We Accept SS Vouchers*

We appreciate the support of our county and will strive to serve you well. -Vivian Robertson, Mark Robertson & Staff

Humpty - Dumpty ★★Voted Best Hamburger★★ Runner-Up

Thick and Juicy Hamburger

served individually or as a combo meal Cookin’ Up Down Home Cookin’

We Welcome Call Ahead Orders

444 Dabney Dr., Henderson • 252-492-4040

• Good Food • Good Service • Fair Price Sun. - Thurs. 11-9 Fri.-Sat. 11-10

(252) 438-8138 53 Brookhaven Ct. Henderson, NC 27537 (Off Carey Chapel Rd.)

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Best Real Estate Team

Centur y 21 Countr y Knolls Realty Owned by Faye Guin 232 Dabney Dr. (252) 438-2774 c21knolls@century21.com Hours of operation: Monday through Friday, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., and other times by appointment “We have proudly served the readers of the Daily Dispatch for their Real Estate needs since 1978. The Best of Vance award for Best Real Estate Agency is greatly appreciated. We invite our clients, customers and others to share our appreciation for receiving this award.” — Faye

Best of Vance Guin, president of Century 21 Country Knolls Realty, Inc. Runner-up: Coldwell Banker Advantage

Sunday, March 2, 2014

Thanks for your continued support and Voting Us Among The Best in Vance county Lunch Specials $6.00

includes Tea, 11am-5pm ALL A.B.C. PERMITS

201 North Cooper Drive Henderson, NC 27636 Phone: (252) 738-2393

16 Years in a Row

Thanks to our community, family and friends for voting us Best Funeral Home in Vance County.

J.M. WHITE FUNERAL HOME

Hair &Co.

Thank You Vance County for Voting Hair & Co. Among the Best Hair Salons and Kim Oettinger Among the Best Hair Stylist Hair Stylists: Elizabeth Jacobs, Kim Oettinger, Tracey Atkinson, Kelley Taylor 904 Dorsey Ave, Henderson, NC 27536 • 252-433-8668

Thank You Vance County For Voting Sheetz Among the Best Gas/Service Station & Car Wash!

(Located directly behind the Post Office)

Tues-Sat: 8:30am - until

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Stephanie C. Hoyle

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Stephanie Hoyle

Best Pancakes and Waffles Cracker Barell

Licensed in NC & VA

Runner-up: Denny’s

252-432-0343

232 Dabney Drive Henderson, NC

Century 21 Country Knolls Realty, Inc. 232 Dabney Drive, Suite A, Henderson (252) 432-0343 shoyle@ nc.rr.com Century21CountryKnolls.com Services: Full-service Real Estate Company selling properties of all types. “ I am so honored and thankful for every vote! It means so much to me. I have worked hard for many years trying my best to handle everyone’s Real Estate needs as I would my own.” Runner-up: Donna Thompson

Best Pharmacist Chocky White

Medical Arts Pharmacy 511 Ruin Creek Road, Suite 102, Henderson NC 27536 (252) 492-3404 Hours of Operation: Monday through Friday, 8:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. Saturday, 8:30 a.m. to noon. Owned by Chocky White Services: Prescriptions and OTC medicines, lift chairs, diabetic supplies, wheelchairs and walkers. “Our pharmacy strives to give excellent services and it is an outstanding honor to be named pharmacist of the year in Vance County. We get great satisfaction from knowing our customers personally and taking care of their medications.” Runner-up: Gayle Cheek (Mast Drug)

FRIED CHICKEN Scrumptious • Prepared to Order

Voted Best Fried Chicken 1st Runner Up

Try Our Famous Fried Chicken served individually or as a combo meal 444 Dabney Dr., Henderson • 252-492-4040 Good Food • Good Service • Fair Price

We Welcome Call Ahead Orders

Sunday, March 2, 2014

Sun. - Thurs. 11-9

Fri.-Sat. 11-10

Thank You Vance County For Voting Me Best CPA Danny W. Wright

Call Me for All Your Real Estate Needs

Thank You for Voting Me

Best Real Estate Agent shoyle@nc.rr.com

Century21CountryKnolls.com

CAROLINA BED CENTER

Best

OF THE BEST

2013

Best

OF THE BEST

2013

Thanks Vance County, For Voting Us

“Best Mattress Dealer”

HENDERSON’S ONLY MATTRESS SPECIALIST We Know Mattresses Inside and Out

R e s t A s s u r e d Yo u ’r e G e t t i n g T h e B e s t ! TUFTED QUILTED SMOOTH

KING SIZE QUEEN SIZE FULL SIZE TWIN SIZE

FIRM MEDIUM EXTRA FIRM

SPECIALIZING IN

• Custom Made, Handcrafted Mattress Sets • Made-To-Order, Odd Size Mattresses (Antique Beds, RV’s, Hospital Beds, Etc.)

• Waterbed Replacements (Foam or Innerspring)

• Electric Adjustable Beds • LOW, FACTORY DIRECT PRICES!

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Best Restaurant Ribeye’s

Owned by David Woodlief 2002 Graham Ave. Henderson, NC 27536 (252) 430-1117 ribeyes.com Hours of operation: Lunch — Monday through Friday, 11 a.m to 2 p.m. Dinner — Monday through Thursday, 4:30 to 9 p.m. Friday and Saturday, 4:30 to 10 p.m. Bar open daily, 5 p.m. until. “We thank all the citizens of Vance County and loyal costumers for giving us this opportunity. We will continue to provide excellent food and service in the future.” — David Woodlief Runner-up: George’s

Best Roofing Company Cortez Roofing Company

282 Facet Road, Henderson, NC 27537 (252) 492-9875 or (252) 432-4888 gcortez1959@yahoo.com Owned by Gildardo Cortez Services: Single repairs, reroofing. Flat roofs and coatings. “We felt very honored to receive the good news of being voted best roofing company. We look forward to serving you in the future. Thanks for choosing us!” Runner-up: Harris Roofing Company

Thank You Vance County For Voting Us BEST BANK We will continue to meet our clients needs with excellent service and also welcome new clients.

Best Sales Team

Charles Boyd Chevrolet-Cadillac-Buick-GMC

250 Ruin Creek Road, Henderson, NC 27536 (252) 492-6161 Hours of operation: Sales — Monday through Friday, 8:30 a.m. to 7 p.m. Saturday, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Services: Sales and leasing for new cars and trucks. “It’s not all about selling cars and trucks. It’s more about building relationships with people. I’m proud to say that our sales teams are the most comforting and caring people that I have ever been associated with.” Runner-up: Carolina Carpet

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p.m. to 9:30 p.m. Lunch Sunday, from noon to 2:30 p.m. Owned by Joanie Dickerson “We are extremely honored to be named the Best Seafood of Vance County again this year. We continuously strive to obtain the highest quality seafood at an affordable price and to make your dining experience with us pleasant and enjoyable each time. We appreciate all our customers (old and new) and love seeing their familiar faces each time!”

Flowers Funeral Home

We Would Like To Thank Our Family, Friends & The Community For Voting Us Among The Best In Vance County.

Best Seafood

220 Seafood Restaurant

1812 North Garnett Street JeffandJoanie@hotmail.com Hours of Operation: Wednesday through Sunday, 4:45

1833 Oxford Road • Henderson, NC 27536 Phone (252) 438-4717 • FAX (252) 438-8542 flowersfuneralhome@ncol.net

Voted AGAIN The Best Chicken Tenders y’s d o b y r Eve te Favori

“Plump and Juicy” Freshly Breaded & Prepared-to-Order

served individually or as a combo meal 826 S. Garnett St. Henderson, NC 27536 (252) 430-5400

Cookin’ Up Down Home Cookin’ We Welcome Call Ahead Orders

444 Dabney Dr. Henderson 252-492-4040

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Best Shipper

Postal Plus Business Center

993 South Beckford Drive, Henderson (252) 430-7771 postalplusbizcenter.com Hours of Operation: Monday through Friday, 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. Saturday, 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Owned by Mike Moore Services: Print, copy, packaging and shipping services. “It is a real honor to be voted Best Shipper 2013. Thank you for putting your trust in us since 1991 to handle all of your packing and shipping needs.”

Best Salad Bar/Soup

through Thursday, 10:45 a.m. to 9 p.m.; Friday through Saturday, 10:45 a.m. to 10 p.m. Runners-up: Ribeye’s, Mayflower, UPS

Pizza Inn

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1250 Coble Blvd. (252) 492-2144 hendpizzainn@yahoo.com Hours of operation: Sunday

For Voting Us No. 1 For The

ITALIAN RESTAURANT & PIZZERIA

Thanks You For Voting Us...

Best Seafood and Among The

Best Hushpuppies

From The Staff of 220 Seafood. 1812 N. Garnett Street • Henderson, North Carolina • (252) 492-8084

THANK YOU Vance County, For Voting Us

“Best Electronics Store” for the last 15 years! Custom Home Entertainment Installation Car Audio & Alarm Systems Sales, Service All Brands TV/VCR Digital Satellite Systems Computer Repair

NORTHSIDE ELECTRONICS 159 N. Cooper Drive • Henderson, NC 27536 • 252-492-6544

The Best Italian Food

i Wi-F et Interont H t Spo

18 Years in a Row! And Among The Best Pizza

A special thanks goes out to our customers and the staff for your patronage all these years. We appreciate your business and look forward to serving you for many years to come. Eat-rIn o Takte! Ou

Your Little ‘Pizza’ NY

Da Luniclhy & Din M ner

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Authentic Italian Henderson Marketplace • 438-1341

Banquet Room with Large Screen 60” TV Est. 1996


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Best Stew

Forsyth’s BBQ

Best Tires

City Tire Inc.

Best Southern-Style Meal Cracker Barrel

1002 Ruin Creek Road (252) 431-9111 crackerbarrel.com Hours of operation: Sunday through Thursday, 6 a.m. to 10 p.m. Friday and Saturday, 6 a.m. to 11 p.m. Runner-up: Crossroads

523 W. Andrews Ave., Henderson (252) 492-1195 “Our customers are our friends and we try to treat them as such. We want them to be happy with every purchase they make and if they are not happy, we are not happy. That is what we have been doing in Henderson for 57 years.” — John A. Rainey Runner-up: Keith Smith Tire

Best Steaks Ribeye’s

Owned by David Woodlief 2002 Graham Ave. Henderson, NC 27536 (252) 430-1117 ribeyes.com Hours of operation: Lunch — Monday through Friday, 11 a.m to 2 p.m. Dinner — Monday through Thursday, 4:30 to 9 p.m. Friday and Saturday, 4:30 to 10 p.m. Bar open daily, 5 p.m. until. “We thank all the citizens of Vance County and loyal costumers for giving us this opportunity. We will continue to provide excellent food and service in the future.” — David Woodlief Runner-up: Ruby Tuesday

Regina Ellis and Ferbie Weldon 2362 N. Garnett St. (252) 438-5228 Hours of operation: Monday through Saturday, 10 a.m. to 9 p.m. “We strive to give good service and a quality product at a fair price to our loyal customers who have been trading with us for generations.” —Ferbie Weldon Runner-up: Nunnery Freeman

Best Tattoo Shop

Ink Addictions Tattoo and Piercing

1701 Parham Street, Henderson, NC 27536 (252) 438-6960 Owned by Mike Ayscue mayscue1@gmail.com Hours of Operation: Tuesday through Saturday, 2:30 p.m. to 10 p.m. Services: Friendly and clean tattoo and piercing service at a great price. Professional attitude and experience. “We here at Ink Addictions would love to thank our loyal customers past, present and future for voting us number one. We are happy to be awarded Best in Vance County.” Runner-up: Deep South

Thank You... For Voting The Services of Robert B. Lloyd Plumbing

Best Plumbing Service in Vance County! Bob Lloyd - (252) 492-2834

Would Like To Thank All Of Their Loyal Patrons For Voting Them BEST PIZZA & SALAD/SOUP BAR in Vance

County

Here our number one goal is customer satisfaction! 1250 Coble Blvd., • Henderson 492-2144


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Best Waitress

Crossroads Shelia Walker

Crossroads Restaurant, LLC 946-6 West Andrews Ave. (252) 430-1129 Hours of Operation: Monday through Saturday, 6 a.m. to 8 p.m. Sunday, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. “I appreciate all new and returned customers. I am blessed to have the privilege of working at Crossroads with a great family atmosphere, great coworkers and to be able to serve the best customers!” Runner-up: Debbie Coghill

Best Used Cars Auto Mart

“Thank you customers and readers of The Daily Dispatch for voting Auto Mart of Henderson Best Used Cars in Vance County. We here at Auto Mart Strive to offer quality used cars, trucks and SUV’s at reasonable prices. We may not be the biggest, but we try hard to be the best. From all of the employee’s and management, we are very appreciative of this honor. Customer satisfaction has been and always will be hour No. 1 priority. Thank You.” — Auto Mart Staff Runner-up: Charles Boyd

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Best Veterinarian and Pet Services Dabney Drive Animal Hospital

P.O. Box 1003 / 1 South Cooper Drive, Henderson, NC 27536 (252) 430-8008 admin@dabneyvet.com dabneydriveanimalhospital.com Hours of operation: Monday through Friday, 7:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. First and third Saturdays, 8 a.m. to noon. Owned by Bridget Waters, DVM Ser vices: Routine and advanced surgical procedures. Complete medical and dental care for dogs and cats. On-site laborator y. Prescription flea and tick control. Digital x-ray. Preventative care vaccinations. Drop-off ser vices for convenience. Doggie day care. All indoor kennels. Fenced exercise yard. Bathing and dipping. “Thank you Vance County for voting me Best Veterinarian! It is an honor to care for all of your pets!” — Bridget Waters “We are so excited to be voted best pet ser vices! Providing ever ything your pet needs in Vance County is our passion!” — The staff of Dabney Drive Animal Hospital Runner-up: Dr. Don Gwynn

Thank You Vance County for Voting Us The Best Contractor! www.dbwilliamsconstruction.com NC & VA Contractors License

Best Wireless Store Verizon Wireless

393 Prosperity Drive (252) 438-5257 verizonwireless.com Hours of operation: Monday through Saturday, 9 a.m. to 8 p.m.; Sunday, 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. Runner-up: U.S. Cellular

We Build Homes For Life 115 Certainteed Dr., Oxford, N.C. 27565 919-693-9164


Thank You Vance County for

VOTING US THE BEST!

Heating and Cooling Company of Vance County

24 HOURS 252-738-2361

Henderson, NC

www.aremechanical.com


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Accepting New Patients

“Thank You Vance County for voting Dabney Drive Animal Hospital The Best for Pet Services and Dr. Waters The Best Veterinarian! It is A Great Honor!” 1 South Cooper Dr. • Henderson (Located Behind McDonald’s)

252-430-8008

Best Jewelry Store Saslow’s

Runner-up: Moody Bros.

Thank You For Voting Us Best Shipper 2013!

forGeorge’s VotingRestaurant George’s#1 Restaurant Runner ThankThank You forYou Voting Restaurant 1st in Vance County & Up forUp Best 1st Runner for Restaurant! Best Italian Food! We Are Truly Truly Honored! Honored!

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10% Off Entire Purchase (Excluding Alcoholic Beverages)

Limit One Coupon Per table. Offer expires 3/31/14. Offer valid at Henderson location.

Print, Copy, Packaging and Shipping Services

www.postalplusbizcenter.com Located in The Henderson Marketplace 252-430-7771

Coupon cannot be combined with other coupons or offers.

210 N. Garnett St. • Downtown Henderson (252) 492-0090

Sunday 12:00pm - 8:00pm Monday - Thursday 11:00am - 9:00pm Friday & Saturday 11:00 AM – 10:00 PM


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Jack H. Hughes, Jr. Attorney At Law

Thank You Vance County for Voting Me Runner-up for Best Attorneys in Vance County

111 N. Garnett Street, Henderson, NC

252-492-7106

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Best of Vance 2013 Winner

Thank you Vance County for your continued Support, We Appreciate Your Business!

Rick Edwards Electric and Staff Licensed & Insured NC & VA (252) 438-4856 Phone & Fax (252) 438-0147 Mobile

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