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TRLC tree planting event Tar River Land Conservancy will hold tree planting events from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Jan. 17-18 at 831 Roberts Chapel Road, Stem Join us either or both days and help Tar … more
OXFORD — Granville county officials in education and health care said they are taking measures to prepare should there be a local outbreak of COVID-19. The safety task force of Granville … more
Butner Public Safety crime reports The following incidents were reported to Butner Public Safety Dec. 19 through Jan. 1. Dec. 19 • An assault was reported at 600 E. B St. As a result of … more
After a few weeks off, I’m returning with the first column of a new month, year and decade. I am also using a new laptop with an unfamiliar keyboard layout, so I am certain there will be more … more
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
OXFORD — The Granville County Board of Education has approved the process for filling the District 5 seat made vacant by the resignation of Ed Mims in December. It is the intent of the board to … 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
In preparation for the 2020 Census, the U.S. Census Bureau is recruiting workers for temporary jobs, which include recruiting assistants, office operations supervisors, clerks, Census field … more
First Baptist Church of Oxford The members of First Baptist Church invite you to the Installation Service for the Rev. Edward L. Davis, Jr. as pastor of the church. This celebration will be held 3 … more
CREEDMOOR — The Creedmoor Board of Commissioners held an emergency meeting by phone on Tuesday to review emergency plans as the number of COVID-19 cases increases in North Carolina. The board … 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
True Faith Fellowship Baptist Church True Faith Fellowship Baptist Church, 1687 W B Clark Road, Creedmoor will host a “Harvest Time Musical Program” with special guest The Redeemed Disciples … more
BUTNER — Six months after the sale of the former Umstead Correctional Center to the Town of Butner, the town board have an accurate picture of the condition of the property thanks to an assessment … more
The Granville County Sheriff’s Office will conduct its annual firearms qualifications on the weeks of April 6-9 and April 20-24 at the Sir Walter Raleigh Gun Club, 2507 Hester Road in … 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
CREEDMOOR — At a Nov. 7 general meeting, the Creedmoor Lions Club welcomed a visit from the Lions District 31-O Governor Paul Silverman. Silverman has been an active Lions Club member for over … more
OXFORD — The League of Women Voters of Granville County announced its third “Women Who Make A Difference” Award to recognize an exceptional woman who lives, works or volunteers in Granville … 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
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