Arrests, citations in Henderson, Vance County and Oxford
Darius Terry, 26, of 499 Red Clay Lane, Henderson, was arrested Dec. 2 on charges of property fraud and failing to appear in court.
Tue Dec 03, 2013
Five churches trace roots from Harris Meeting House
Years have passed, faces have changed and churches linked through the Harris Meeting House have grown apart and been reconciled together.
Mon Dec 02, 2013
Shelby Shopper And Info
Oscar "Junior" Dodson
Born June 8, 1925 in Rutherford County, he was a son of the late Oscar T. Dodson and Mattie Belle Rhodes Dodson.
Mon Nov 25, 2013
Suspicious person causes lockdown at Vance-Granville
Campus police, the Vance County Sheriff's Office, the N.C. Highway Patrol and Oxford police have been at the main campus of Vance-Granville Community College today in response to a lockdown.
Sat Nov 16, 2013
Word getting out early on Oxford Prep
Andrew Swanner, founder of the new charter high school in Oxford, wants to spread the word about his college preparatory school as early as possible.
Arrests, citations in Warren, Granville counties
Relorn Lynch, 38, of 130 James B. Alston Road, Warrenton, was arrested Nov. 8 on a charge of making threats.
Wed Nov 13, 2013
Last week's winners officially confirmed across Tri-County
Some numbers changed when municipal election results for the Tri-County area were canvassed on Tuesday, but all outcomes remained the same.
Oxford commissioners alter preservation ordinance
The twin action was taken to make the city eligible for Certified Local Government status.
Charges filed for marijuana plants operation
Granville County sheriff's deputies and officers with the N.C. Wildlife Resources Commission conducted a raid at 6608 Zachary Lane in Oxford on Sunday, Nov. 3. Plants in growth bins, being tended with fans and special lighting, were cut down and weighed about 80 pounds, according to a statement from the sheriff's office.
Fri Nov 08, 2013
Response is filed for water lawsuit
Granville County and the City of Henderson are for a dismissal of any legal challenge to the contested 2011 agreement where Granville purchased water from Henderson for potential tenants of the Triangle North business park in Granville County.
Thu Nov 07, 2013
Incentives approved for industry addition
On the same day an industry expansion into Granville County was announced, incentives for another unnamed industry were approved by county commissioners.
Wed Nov 06, 2013
Small doesn't describe voter turnout
The region's largest city, Henderson, managed a meager 14.79 percent turnout for the Oct. 8 ballot despite head-to-head competition for each of four commissioner seats.
Editorial: Accepting challenges for us all
Election Day came and went on Tuesday, and though the turnout of voters was sporadic across the spectrum of good and not so good, our sentiments are targeted primarily to the candidates.
Tue Nov 05, 2013
Sergent defeats Crawford, Herring in Oxford mayor's race
Two years ago, the people of Oxford wanted change in the mayor's chair. Tuesday, their ballots indicated they needed no change.