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South Granville residents got their first taste of the Christmas season Sunday during the annual Stem Christmas parade, and now it’s Butner and Creedmoor’s turn to get in on the … more
Residents of Granville County will soon be asked to respond to the 2020 Census. According to the U.S. Census Bureau, nearly every household will be invited to respond online, by phone or by mail … more
North Carolina State University recently announced a $1,064,000 investment from the North Carolina GlaxoSmithKline Foundation to expand the Community College Collaboration program, which guarantees … more
Beginning Monday, Dec. 2, some households in Granville County may qualify for assistance with their heating bill during the winter. Depending on the heat source, eligible households may receive $300, … more
WILMINGTON — Granville County Emergency Services Director Doug Logan has been awarded the Col. Phillip Nichlos Waters Award by the North Carolina Emergency Management Association. The … more
OXFORD — Children’s author Jo Watson Hackl was special guest of the Granville County Library System on Nov. 15 as she shared her book and her writing journey with fourth and fifth graders of six … more
Wesley and Sheila Smith of Kittrell recently established a new scholarship for students at Vance-Granville Community College. Wesley Smith has a longstanding association with VGCC. He graduated … more
Turkey Trot Area Congregations in Ministry, the local food bank, will host the 15th annual Turkey Trot on Thursday, Thanksgiving morning. Registration begins at 8:30 a.m. at Oxford United … more
FRANKLINTON — Students at Wilton Elementary School received a treat last Friday when they were visited by guest speakers from the community who came to share about their careers. A total of 15 … more
OXFORD — The complex case of a nonprofit organization operating in a purported for-profit building has been postponed until next month. The matter, which was discussed at Monday’s Granville … more
Vance-Granville Community College, in partnership with Caldwell Community College and Technical Institute, will soon offer a Truck Driver Training program that gives students the training required to … more
OXFORD — A new bridge carrying U.S. 158 over Tabbs Creek just east of Oxford reopened to traffic on Tuesday, three days ahead of schedule. The $1 million bridge replacement project took six … more
Vance-Granville Community College honored 349 students receiving scholarships, as well as the donors and partnering organizations who established those scholarships, at a dinner last month in the … more
Vernon Hill Missionary Baptist Church The Vernon Hill Male Chorus will celebrate their 33rd singing anniversary on Sunday at 4 p.m. at Vernon Hill Missionary Baptist Church, 80 Vernon Hill Church … more
HENDERSON — Vance-Granville Community College recently marked the completion of the second phase of renovation and construction work on Main Campus Building 10, providing additional instructional … more
STEM — The town of Stem has announced its Annual Christmas Parade and Tree Lighting even will be held Saturday, Nov. 23 at 3:30 p.m. “This is a huge day for … 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
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
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
BUTNER — In a unanimous vote at Tuesday’s meeting, the South Granville Water and Sewer Authority Board of Directors approved a request for 2,014 gallons per day of water and sewer services … more
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