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The Creedmoor Board of Commissioners saw its three seats flip to a trio of challengers after all Granville County precincts reported unofficial results Tuesday night. Challengers Kechia … more
Candidates running for this year's election provided responses to the Butner-Creedmoor News' candidate survey.  The Butner-Creedmoor News sent an identical list of six questions to all … more
NEWTON — State troopers investigating a fatal hit-and-run in Caldwell County earlier this month charged a Creedmoor man in connection to the case last week. The N.C. State Highway Patrol … more
OXFORD — Granville County Sheriff Brindell Wilkins will continue to earn his $109,000 annual salary after temporarily stepping down as sheriff while criminal charges against him play out in … more
BUTNER — Ontic Engineering and Manufacturing Inc., a global aerospace company, will create 126 new jobs in Granville County, Gov. Roy Cooper announced last Friday. The manufacturer will … more
OXFORD — Granville County Sheriff Brindell Wilkins, who is facing criminal charges accusing him of urging the murder of a former deputy, agreed to step aside Monday as the case makes its way to … more
OXFORD — Granville County Sheriff Brindell Wilkins faces two counts of felony obstruction of justice because he withheld "knowledge of a credible threat made by an individual" to kill a former deputy … more
CREEDMOOR — A school bus driver is being praised for quick thinking after preventing a bus from overturning during a crash Friday morning in Granville County. At least four students had … more
RALEIGH — The first top prize of $250,000 in the new 20X The Cash games went to Jamal Jones of Creedmoor. Jones' good luck occurred with a $5 ticket he purchased at Smoker Friendly on N.C. … more
Schools will close for the second consecutive day Friday as locals brace for what is expected to be the worst impacts from Hurricane Dorian. Franklin County Schools will also be closed Friday. Athletic and after-school events are also canceled. 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
WAKE FOREST — Officials recovered the body of a 15-year-old girl from Falls Lake on Wednesday, a day after she jumped into the water to help her father rescue a 10-year-old … more
RALEIGH — A man who was previously deported and found in Granville County faces up to two years in prison after he was charged by a federal grand jury last week. Jorge Alberto Nativi, … more
Butner Church Council food pantry 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. … more
BUTNER - Authorities have arrested a fourth suspect in connection to the shooting of two people at a music party outside a Butner restaurant in April.  Amani Rae'Shawn Lee King, 18, of … more
CREEDMOOR — Police have arrested two men in connection to a shooting that left one man with serious injuries Tuesday morning. According to a post on the City of Creedmoor's Facebook page, … more
BUTNER - The South Granville Water and Sewer Authority approved the implementation of the pay plan and adopted a new personnel policy at its Tuesday meeting. The option selected by the board … more
CREEDMOOR — After much debate the Creedmoor Commissioners voted not to raise taxes for the fiscal year 2020 at the June 4 meeting.  Ed Gleason spoke in the public hearing portion … more
OXFORD — Granville County residents are still angered by the talk of school closings and during public comments at the regular meeting, the residents let the Granville County School Board … more
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