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  1. Crime log, Aug. 30Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Daily Dispatch

    He was jailed without bond pending a court hearing Sept. 8. a Marcus D. Stuckey, 24, of 138 Burwell Ave., Henderson, was charged via order for arrest Aug. 26 with all other.

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  2. Property revaluation underway in Granville CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 27 | Daily Dispatch

    Granville County Tax Administrator Judy Stovall said three appraisers and one supervisor are currently at work in the county. They are wearing badges that identify them as "Granville County Contractors" and are driving vehicles with magnetic signs that say "Granville Revaluation."

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  3. VGCC culinary students teach kids about cookingRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 24 | Daily Dispatch

    Vance-Granville Community College culinary arts students recently became teachers as they helped youngsters explore the world of cooking. The Oxford Parks and Recreation department offered a weeklong cooking camp twice this summer, and employed students from VGCC as basic culinary instructors during the morning hours for three days.

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  4. New facility opens new doors for Granville Boys & Girls ClubRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 22 | Daily Dispatch

    A large crowd was present at the new Boys & Girls Club facility on West Street in Oxford on Monday afternoon. Everyone was there to witness the ribbon-cutting ceremony introducing the community to the new facility - and to see what the club has done with the space.

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  5. Crime log: Aug. 23, 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 22 | Daily Dispatch

    She has a court hearing Sept. 15. a Ivory S. Williams, 49, of RR 2 Box 467X, Henderson, was arrested Aug. 18 for two counts of drug violations.

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  6. Habitat for Humanity purchases house built by VGCC studentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 20 | Daily Dispatch

    From left, carpentry student Joshua Manley of Oxford, Granville County Habitat board treasurer Bob Williams, carpentry program head Keith Tunstall and student Mycal Elam of Warrenton examine the house on VGCC's campus that will be moved to Oxford. The partnership between Vance-Granville Community College and Granville County Habitat for Humanity is continuing in a new way, after the nonprofit organization recently purchased a nearly finished house built by carpentry students at the college.

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  7. Crime log: Aug. 21, 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 20 | Daily Dispatch

    He was jailed on $1.5 million bond pending a court hearing Aug. 15. a Juliana G. Lundeby, 19, of 5579 Farmington Road, Oxford, was charged via order for arrest Aug. 8 with failure to appear. She was jailed on $300 bond pending a court hearing Sept.

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  8. Granville Health System to host free diabetes education classesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 18 | Daily Dispatch

    Granville Health System will be working with Alliant Quality, the Medicare Quality Innovation Network-Quality Improvement Organization for North Carolina to offer a free diabetes empowerment education program. The program is a series of interactive classes taught by a certified diabetes educator and designed to help Oxford area residents with diabetes or prediabetes take control of their diabetes through nutrition, exercise, stress management and goal setting.

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  9. Xerox donates money and supplies to Boys Girls ClubsRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 12 | Daily Dispatch

    Children and staff members gathered in a large activity room at the Oxford headquarters of Boys & Girls Clubs of North Central North Carolina on Friday to receive a donation from Xerox Corporation. Kimberly Brown, accounts operation manager for Xerox, presented a $2,000 check to Cherrelle Lawrence, resource development director for the Boys & Girls Clubs of North Central North Carolina.

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  10. Arts and STEM come together at VGCC Science CampRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 11 | Daily Dispatch

    Science Camp participants paint a depiction of a protozoan, a type of microorganism, on a parking lot on VGCC's Main Campus Area middle school students recently had opportunities to practice their skills as both budding artists and scientists at Vance-Granville Community College's sixth annual Science Camp. The theme of this year's camp, held in June on the college's Main Campus in Vance County, was not just STEM but STEAM, according to VGCC science department chair Steve McGrady.

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  11. Oxford commissioners reclassify personnel positionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Aug 10 | Daily Dispatch

    What started as an add-on to the proposed agenda became the focus of much of the meeting, as the Oxford Board of Commissioners reclassified a number of personnel positions during Tuesday night's regular monthly meeting. In other business, the board voted to annex 10.3 acres of land on East Industry Drive owned by Thornrose LLC. The action followed a public hearing that produced no comments from residents.

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  12. Nonprofit to giveaway 500 backpacks and school suppliesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 8 | Daily Dispatch

    There will be a back-to-school giveaway at 11 a.m. Saturday, Aug. 13, at the Masonic Home for Children Gymnasium, 600 College St. in Oxford. Free book bags with school supplies will be distributed to K-12 students in the Granville and surrounding counties.

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  13. Crime log: Aug. 9, 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 8 | Daily Dispatch

    She was jailed on $20,000 bond pending a court hearing Sept. 27. a Rufus T. Watkins, 50, of 204 Howard Drive, Oxford, was arrested Aug. 7 for second degree trespassing.

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  14. VGCC scholarship established in memory of nurse BrooksRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Aug 6 | Daily Dispatch

    A new scholarship is being established at Vance-Granville Community College in memory of Priscilla Brooks, a longtime licensed practical nurse in Granville County. Brooks passed away suddenly Jan. 13, 2016, at age 75. "Priscilla was a great nurse and a problem-solver, inside and outside of the doctor's office," said John W. Watson Jr., an attorney and the son of one of the doctors for whom Brooks worked.

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  15. Tuesday, Aug. 2, 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Aug 1 | Daily Dispatch

    She was the daughter of the late Dyar Columbus and Lizzy Oakley Blalock. Lillian was a homemaker for most of her life.

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  16. Crime log, July 31, 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 30, 2016 | Daily Dispatch

    He was jailed on $10,000 bond pending a court hearing July 25. a Cody Norwood, 28, of 1131 Fleming Road, Butner, was charged via warrant July 11 with injury to personal property and harassing phone calls. He was released on $1,000 bond pending a court hearing July 18. a Bradley L. Tucker, 34, of 134 Creedmoor Road, Stem, was charged via order for arrest July 12 with failure to appear.

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  17. Register for the Oxford OpenRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 30, 2016 | Daily Dispatch

    The Oxford Community Tennis Association is sponsoring the Oxford Open Tennis Tournament, which will be held August 13 and 14 at the Kerr-Vance Academy tennis courts at 700 Vance Academy Road in Henderson. Categories of match play include boys or girls 18 and under singles, women or men open singles, men or women open doubles and mixed doubles.

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  18. Obituaries, July 29, 2016Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 28, 2016 | Daily Dispatch

    Survivors include her children, Molly Thorpe, Polly Royster, Lucy Chavis, James Chavis and Dorothy Cozart, all of Oxford; 10 grandchildren; and 17 great-grandchildren. Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday, July 30, 2016, in the Betts & Son Funeral Home chapel with eulogy by the Rev.

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  19. Ready to bid heat goodbyeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 28, 2016 | Daily Dispatch

    Day after day, temperatures have climbed to the high 90s, while the heat index has reached triple digits. The National Weather Service has been issuing heat advisories like clockwork.

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  20. Inmate escapes after Oxford court appearanceRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 26, 2016 | Daily Dispatch

    The Granville County Sheriff's Department and the North Carolina Department of Public Safety are seeking Stephen Hicks, 35, who escaped while he was being transported back to the Granville Detention Center after he had a court appearance in Oxford. Hicks is serving state prison sentences for larceny of motor vehicles and assault and has a future federal prison term of 15 years for a bank robbery committed in Burlington in 2015, according to a news release from the North Carolina Department of Public Safety.

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