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HENDERSON — The Triangle North Healthcare Foundation recently endowed a new scholarship specifically designed to support Vance-Granville Community College nursing students who are enrolled in a … more
A street dance was held May 31 ahead of Saturday’s Butner Chicken Pickin’ event. The rain couldn’t put a damper on things as the street dance took place at the Soldiers Memorial Sports Arena. … more
OXFORD — The Granville County Board of Commissioners at a May 29 emergency meeting unanimously approved a motion for support of a state budget item that would move the State Department of Health … more
The following incidents were reported by Butner Public Safety. May 23 • Hit-and-run was reported at Fed Ex, 646 Roycroft Road. As a result of the investigation, Ephrem Michael, 33, of Cary, … more
The Creedmoor Parks & Recreation Department will host the next installment of First Fridays in Creedmoor’s Movie Night today from 6-8 p.m. The film “Ralph Breaks the Internet” will be … more
FRANKLINTON — A Creedmoor man driving a moped on N.C. Highway 56 early Sunday was taken to a hospital and died after he sideswiped a car, authorities said. Alcohol was a factor in the crash, … more
OXFORD — A 23-year-old Oxford man died Sunday when his car ran off a road and struck a tree.  The N.C. Highway Patrol said Darin O'Bryan Webb was killed as the result of a crash on … more
RALEIGH — A proposal that could bring the North Carolina Department of Health and Human Services to Granville County was revealed in Tuesday's North Carolina Senate budget. Section … more
CREEDMOOR — A man involved in a serious crash near Wilton Sunday morning died this week from his injuries, authorities said. Another person was seriously injured in the crash, but her … 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
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
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
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
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
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
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
NEW BERN — A Granville County man who sexually abused two teenagers, including a boy with autism, will spend 27 years in federal prison on child pornography charges. Mark Bass, 59, of … more
STEM — The North Carolina National Guard recently hosted the Region III Best Warrior Competition at the Camp Butner National Guard Training Center on Roberts Chapel Road in Stem. The five-day … more
STEM — The Stem Town Council announced the pending purchase of the property across the street from town hall at their Monday regular meeting. Mayor Casey Dover said the town has signed off on a … more
Local businesses can extend their advertising reach across the World Wide Web through Kingsdale Media, an eastern North Carolina digital marketing agency bridging the gap between community newspapers … more
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