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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
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
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
Officers Friday released the names of five men accused of firing guns last month at a music party in Butner, injuring two people.  Three of the suspects have been arrested. … more
Crime Stoppers golf tournament The Granville County Crime Stoppers Annual Golf Tournament will be held Saturday at South Granville Country Club. Team registration is $200, hole sponsorship … more
A motorcyclist died Saturday on N.C. Highway 96 after he veered into a lane of oncoming traffic and crashed into a John Deere tractor, state troopers said. more
A trio of suspects Saturday lured a man to a meeting place, beat and robbed him, bound him in tape and kidnapped him, and then drove him to Oxford where they threw him off a bridge, authorities said. But the victim survived the incident and crawled his way back to the road, where he flagged down a motorist and called for help. more
Butner Public Safety reported the following incidents: April 28 A breaking and entering into a motor vehicle was reported at AA Self Storage, 210 W. B St. Someone reportedly broke into a … more
The Butner Community Association is making final plans for the 25th annual Butner Chicken Pickin'. more
HENDERSON — From sparkling tiaras to rhinestone-studded shoes, the gems of Granville Central were shining brightly at the school's annual prom April 27 at the Henderson Country … more
Vance-Granville Community College has named student Hope Crute of Youngsville as its recipient of the North Carolina Community College System's Academic Excellence Award. more
OXFORD — During a brief, 20-minute work session, the Granville County Board of Education on Monday voted unanimously to approve the 2019-20 budget. The budget will now be submitted to … more
Church of Latter-day Saints The open house community celebration for the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints is scheduled for today from 4-7 p.m. at 201 S. Main St., … more
When you talk to Emma Green, administrative support assistant at Granville County Sheriff’s Department, you may have known her from childhood, recall having seen her at either CVS, where she worked … more
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