Aug. 01, 2014 @ 06:24 PM

Oxford water safe for consumption

Oxford residents can stop boiling water before using it.

Aug. 01, 2014 @ 06:04 PM

Former teacher pleads guilty to indecent liberties with a minor

A former Northern Vance High School teacher pleaded guilty to contributing to the delinquency of a minor after sexually explicit messages were discovered between the 33-year-old man and a 16-year-old Northen Vance student.

Aug. 01, 2014 @ 05:57 PM

Vance board candidate charged

A former Vance County commissioner and a candidate running for Commissioner Tommy Hester’s seat in November was arrested recently on four felony larceny and forgery charges in Granville County.

Anthony Scott Hughes, who goes by his middle name, was charged July 22 with felony larceny of chose in action, felony possession of stolen goods and property, felony forgery of endorsement and felony uttering a forged endorsement.

Aug. 01, 2014 @ 05:41 PM

One murder charge pending in Warren

There is one first-degree murder case pending in Warren County, compared to a handful in Granville County and dozens in Vance County.

Aug. 01, 2014 @ 04:27 PM

Arrests and incidents in Henderson and Vance County

Arrests and incidents in Henderson and Vance County.

Jul. 31, 2014 @ 07:09 PM

Annual tractor pull roaring into fairgrounds

Truck and tractor drivers will join fans at the Vance County Fairgrounds on Friday and Saturday for another year of roaring engines and friendly competition.

Jul. 31, 2014 @ 07:08 PM

Board wants to cut water customers some slack

At the Vance County Board of Commissioners water planning committee meeting Thursday, commissioner Dan Brummitt asked staff to draft a policy giving customers bill adjustments if they can show proof of any plumbing malfunctions after an unusually high bill.

Jul. 31, 2014 @ 07:01 PM

Nonprofit giving away school supplies to students

More than 250 book bags filled with school supplies will be given away Saturday at the Masonic Home for Children gymnasium, 600 College St., Oxford.

Jul. 31, 2014 @ 05:08 PM

DSS board has new member

A Henderson minister has taken over Bill Scarlett’s seat on the Vance County Department of Social Services Board of Directors.

Jul. 31, 2014 @ 05:01 PM

Arrests and incidents in Henderson and Vance County

Arrests and incidents in Henderson and Vance County.