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Stem commissioners: Clean up outside your homes

By Amanda Dixon
| January 22, 2021

STEM — Commissioners spent a significant amount of time during their Tuesday, Jan. 19, meeting discu...

Creedmoor convenience store burglarized twice in 1 week

From staff reports
| January 21, 2021

CREEDMOOR — Police are investigating after a man broke into the Lucky Den Convenience Store early Sa...

Granville Health System held drive-thru vaccination clinics over the weekend, during which more than 2,600 people were given the first dose of vaccine, officials said. Contributed photo by Granville Health System

More vaccinated against COVID-19 in Granville, but supply still limited

From staff reports
| January 20, 2021

More than 2,600 were vaccinated against COVID-19 in Granville County over the weekend, but officials...

Rev. Jeanette Paschall delivered the keynote speech during the Martin Luther King Jr. celebration.

MLK celebration held virtually

By Amanda Dixon
| January 20, 2021

OXFORD — “Love,” “caring,” “understanding” and “defining a servant leader” were many of the words sp...

Postmaster Brian Edwards poses at the Creedmoor post office. Edwards first filled in when former Postmaster Mark Griffin retired last March, and later accepted the role in August. Amanda Dixon | Butner-Creedmoor News

Postmaster’s first months on job defined by pandemic

By Amanda Dixon
| January 20, 2021

CREEDMOOR — Brian Edwards started working at the Creedmoor post office last March, when he began fil...

Registered nurse Courtney Pernell, left, administers the COVID-19 vaccine to Laverne Bernard on Tuesday during a drive-thru clinic at Granville Health System in Oxford. Many hospitals across the region have begun vaccinating people aged 75 and older. Plans are underway to begin vaccinating adults 65 and older.

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Granville Health lowers age to 65 to get vaccine, plans weekend clinic

From staff repots
| January 15, 2021

OXFORD — After state officials issued new guidelines this week, Granville Health System announced it...

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