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CREEDMOOR — The Creedmoor branch of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints welcomed community members into a new facility on Main Street with a May 3 open house celebration. Area … more
WILTON — A motorcyclist died Saturday on N.C. Highway 96 after he veered into a lane of oncoming traffic and crashed into a John Deere tractor, state troopers said. Normey Michael Medlin Jr., … more
The Granville County Relay for Life will be held today beginning at 6 p.m. at the J.F. Webb High School track. A survivors’ reception will begin at 4:30 p.m in the Webb cafeteria. Church fish … more
OXFORD — A trio of suspects Saturday lured a man to a meeting place, beat and robbed him, bound him in tape and kidnapped him, and then drove him to Oxford where they threw him off a bridge, … more
The following incidents were reported by Butner Public Safety: June 7 • James William Moss IV, 21, of Butner, was arrested during a traffic stop and charged with possession with intent to … more
RALEIGH — Despite the windy and rainy conditions, South Granville students made the best of the situation during the school’s Paris-themed prom May 4 at the Shrine Club in Raleigh. A light … more
CREEDMOOR — The city of Creedmoor is seeking applications from residents who live inside city limits and are interested in serving on its Board of Adjustment. There is currently a vacancy on the … more
STEM — “You have got this,” Alisa McLean said Saturday during her commencement address to the six students who became the first ever graduates from Granville Academy. In her speech, McLean … more
OXFORD — The Granville County Board of Education approved hiring an architectural firm to gather information and cost of several scenarios that could affect multiple schools in the southern end of … more
OXFORD — A board meeting to discuss and approve polling place moves will be held Tuesday at 9:30 a.m. at the Granville County Board of Elections. These moves are necessary due to requests from … more
Oxford United Methodist Church, 105 W. McClanahan St., Oxford, will host a community blood drive today from 9 a.m.-1:30 p.m. Contact Ruth Carraway at 919-693-7647 or email for … more
Community United Methodist and Stem United Methodist Community United Methodist and Stem United Methodist will worship at Holt Lake on Sunday at 10:30 a.m. A Bluegrass band playing spiritual music … more
CREEDMOOR ­— The sun shone brightly as the South Granville High School candidates for graduation made their way to their seats Saturday morning. The light-blue-clad Vikings were a bit … more
STEM — Stem residents gathered Monday at Jack Day Community Park for a Memorial Day event to honor and celebrate those who have served. Small American flags lined the area where Pfc. Angela … more
STEM — The Stem Board of Commissioners Monday approved a budget for 2019-20 that does not raise property taxes, but board members added stipulations to the budget’s adoption. The biggest … more
Creedmoor Recreation will present “Merlot & Van Gogh,” an adult recreation program, today from 6-8 p.m. at El Corral Mexican Restaurant, 406 N. Main St., Creedmoor. Butner Chicken … more
STEM — Saturday’s graduation ceremony featured the 10th class to walk across the stage at Granville Central High School. The day was filled with the usual pageantry, but the Panthers could … more
HENDERSON — Almost 500 graduates were honored at Vance-Granville Community College’s 50th annual commencement exercises on May 10. Rachel Desmarais, who became the seventh president of the … more
OXFORD — The Granville County Board of Commissioners took one step closer to supplying broadband internet to the more rural parts of the county when it unanimously approved a partnership with Open … more
BUTNER — The Soldier’s Memorial statue was the backdrop for Monday’s annual Memorial Day Wreath-Laying Ceremony at Gazebo Park. The town of Butner hosts the event each year to honor those … more
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