Your community matters
Local news
350 results total, viewing 301 - 320
Granville Community Briefs The Creedmoor Farmers Market will open for the season Saturday and hours will be 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Saturdays until May 15. Kale, spinach, herbs, sweet potatoes, … more
The following incidents were reported by Butner Public Safety: March 29 Communicating threats was reported in the 100 block of West C Street. March 30 Larceny was reported at Dollar … more
The city of Creedmoor continues the tradition of encouraging residents to celebrate their landscaping prowess with the annual Yard of the Month contest. From May through October, … more
The town of Stem will host an Easter egg hunt on Saturday at 2 p.m. at the Stem Ruritan Club. South Branch Library The South Branch Library will have its first library Easter egg hunt on … more
Advocates of a move to bypass Congress and advance U.S. constitutional amendments to state legislatures for ratification are renewing their effort to add North Carolina to the list of states making a … more
OXFORD — Students from Granville and surrounding counties showcased their business ideas at the annual Virtual Enterprise Trade Show on March 29 at Webb High in Oxford. The Virtual Enterprise … more
OXFORD — The Granville County Board of Commissioners heard strong opposition to a proposed North Carolina Senate bill related to hunting at its Monday meeting. Senate Bill 274, which was filed … more
Butner Public Safety will host its monthly community watch meeting on Thursday at the Butner Town Hall. Information such as recent arrests, crimes and safety concerns are addressed to the … more
OXFORD — Granville Little Theatre will close its 40th season with “Smoke on the Mountain,” a comical uplifting story about an old-time gospel sing in a small community church in the mountains. … more
Granville County Animal Control is offering spay and/or neuter coupons to qualifying low-income residents in the area. Qualifying residents can pay $20 for neuter/spay service for a dog or $10 for … more
Maegan Frederick, a math teacher at Granville Central High School, recently earned a national board certification. “It really helps you develop and finesse your teaching strategies,” Frederick … more
Joel Jiljo Jose, a third-grader from C.G. Credle Elementary School in Oxford, won the second annual district Spelling Bee sponsored by Granville County Schools on March 14. Over 100 supporters … more
OXFORD — The Granville County Board of Education on Monday approved an application for the release of state lottery funds to pay off debt toward the Granville Central High School expansion during … more
PRINCETON — Authorities say a state trooper shot and injured an armed driver during a Thursday afternoon traffic stop. The shooting happened around 1 p.m. after Sgt. J.M. Dorsey pulled over a … more
Around 1,300 high school FFA and 4-H members from across North Carolina flocked to the University of Mount Olive for the fifth annual AgFest event to promote and celebrate awareness of agriculture … more
BUTNER — Wires, motors, gears, pneumatics, computer coding, joysticks, and a bucket. Add all those together and it results in the first robot created by Fire Hazard 7671, a team of students from … more
LOUISBURG — A recently-awarded N.C. Department of Transportation contract will see four pipe crossings repaired during the second half of the year in Franklin and Granville, and Warren … more
OXFORD — After a public hearing in which multiple residents voiced their opposition, the Granville County Planning Board voted against approving a rezoning request at its March 21 meeting. The … more
OXFORD — Celebrating Women’s History Month in Oxford, the League of Women Voters of Granville County in collaboration with Granville County Friends of the Library recently hosted Mary … more
Walter “Wally” Hurst, the executive director of Families Living Violence Free, spoke to Creedmoor Lions Club on Thursday, March 7 at a regular meeting of the Creedmoor Lions Club. Hurst was … more
« Prev | 1 12 | 13 | 14 | 15 | 16 | 17 | 18 Next »
Currently viewing stories posted within the past year.
For all older stories, please use our advanced search.