Henderson, North Carolina

Downtown Development

Charlie Rose (former host of CBS This Morning & Charlie Rose on PBS) was born and raised in downtown Henderson where he worked in a store "his Dad owned and his Mama ran". He lived upstairs, sharing a room with his grandmother, and he credits his ability to engage people to his years serving in that store.



"My role there was to be able to engage people. Curiosity was a great tool to engage."

Rose attended downtown's Henderson High School before attending nearby Duke University and eventually moving to New York.

JOBS

Multi-national companies in Vance & Granville counties & a short commute to Research Triangle Park

 Charlie ROSE - A FAVORITE SON OF DOWNTOWN HENDERSON

LIVE ENTERTAINMENT

McGregor Hall has Broadway, comedy, concerts & events.

RDU InternationAL Airport

Less than an hour's drive to the Raleigh-Durham Airport & Amtrak

Satterwhite Point Recreation Area

         At Emrose Park
        & Art Gallery
​233 S. Garnett St

HENDERSON HAS IT!

Downtown Henderson
200 Breckenridge Street
​Station on Wyche St.

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Serve would not be the word we would use. Work would be a better word."

THE KERR LAKE LIFE

Local campgrounds, boat ramps and gorgeous lakeside real estate.

We're still proud of you, Charlie!