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Alive After Five was held Aug. 15 in the VanNess Chevrolet Parking lot on North Main Street in Creedmoor. Alive After Five featured live music, concessions and fun for families in attendance. The … more
GRANVILLE COMMUNITY BRIEFS The Butner Church Council food pantry at Community United Methodist Church, 507 W. E St., Butner is open on Tuesdays from 1:30-3 p.m. and Wednesdays 5-6 p.m. The pantry … more
Granville County Sheriff Brindell B. Wilkins Jr. offers some safety tips for drivers and for students as the new school year begins. “We can all learn from the safety tips below and abide by … more
OXFORD — At an Aug. 15 regular meeting of the Granville County Planning Board, Chairman Mike Turner presented a Certificate of Appreciation to former Committee Chair Tommy Currin for his 24 years … more
OXFORD — For the more than 60,000 diagnosed with Parkinson’s disease each year, exercise can help reduce stiffness and improve mobility. To help local residents reduce and even delay symptoms of … more
GREENVILLE — A man convicted of causing a crash that killed two pedestrians while under the influence is among five Mexican nationals indicted this week with having entered the country … more
CREEDMOOR — A proposal by Creedmoor Mayor Bobby Wheeler to extend the length of the term of the job he currently occupies was defeated in its infant stages in a split vote at Monday’s meeting of … more
Vance-Granville Community College President Rachel Desmarais recently presented medallions to honor the college’s faculty and staff members of the year for 2018-19. The medallions are provided … more
OXFORD — Granville County native Cameron Pendergraft’s new book features the story of Tigger, a funny-looking dog and a new playmate, Elsa, in a book called, “The Story about Tigger and … more
OXFORD — The Granville County Board of Education voted 4-2 to extend Granville County Public Schools Superintendent Alisa McLean’s contract at a special meeting held Aug. 8 at the Masonic Home … more
BUTNER — New South Granville Water & Sewer Authority executive director Scott Schroyer was welcomed to his new position by a host of public comments from residents during Tuesday’s board … more
GRANVILLE COMMUNITY BRIEFS The Butner Church Council food pantry at Community United Methodist Church, 507 W. E St., Butner is open on Tuesdays from 1:30-3 p.m. and Wednesdays 5-6 p.m. The pantry … more
HENDERSON — Vance-Granville Community College formally welcomed its new leader on Tuesday, Aug. 6, with an inauguration ceremony for Rachel M. Desmarais, the college’s seventh president, in the … more
LOUISBURG — College students Kelly Eakes and Tommy Fairbairn will complete 12-week professional internships with Tar River Land Conservancy this month. Kelly Eakes and Tommy Fairbairn, who are … more
BUTNER — James Champion was sworn in as the new chief of Butner Public Safety on Aug. 1 in a special ceremony that preceded the regular meeting of the Butner Town Council. Champion, who has 26 … more
OXFORD — Area Congregations in Ministry recently celebrated its partnership with Walmart and others who have helped ACIM get freezers to store donations and a refrigerated truck to transport the … more
OXFORD — Lynn Allred was sworn in as the Granville County Board of Education representative for District 1 at Monday’s meeting. Allred replaces Tony Smith, who announced his resignation during … more
GRANVILLE COMMUNITY BRIEFS The Butner Church Council food pantry at Community United Methodist Church, 507 W. E St., Butner is open on Tuesdays from 1:30-3 p.m. and Wednesdays 5-6 p.m. The pantry … more
CREEDMOOR — Hundreds of area residents enjoyed Creedmoor’s National Night Out on Tuesday. The free annual event coincided with thousands of participating communities nationwide and aimed to … more
CREEDMOOR — Officials believe alcohol was a factor in a crash that seriously injured multiple people last week at the intersection of N.C. highways 56 and 96. An Oxford man has been charged … more
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