News: Local

Aug. 19, 2014 @ 06:07 PM

Concert series strong 30 years later

The Henderson Community Concert Association is celebrating 30 years of live entertainment, generous contribution and service to local students.

Aug. 16, 2014 @ 05:52 PM

Water lawsuit remains in mediation

Lawyers representing Oxford, Henderson and Granville County have been granted an extension in mediation to resolve a water lawsuit.

Aug. 16, 2014 @ 05:46 PM

Petition signatures lift Booth into county race

Kittrell native Arnold Booth Jr. is running for Vance County register of deeds this fall against incumbent Carolyn Pecora.

Aug. 16, 2014 @ 09:30 AM

Suspect jailed, to be transferred to marshals

Sieel Omari Allen was arrested Friday and charged with violation of supervised release from a prior federal conviction.

Aug. 16, 2014 @ 09:19 AM

Arrests, citations in Warren, Granville counties

Arrests, citation reports from the Warren County Sheriff's Office, Granville County Sheriff's Office and Oxford Police Department.

Aug. 15, 2014 @ 04:38 PM


Maggie Clark does a song and dance routine as John the Baptist and is later joined by Daryl Ray Carliles who portrays Jesus in the production.

Aug. 15, 2014 @ 04:36 PM

Tri-County tourism up in 2013

Tourism revenue increased across the Tri-County last year.

Aug. 15, 2014 @ 03:53 PM

More than 200 rabies cases in NC

Warren County Animal Control, which euthanized a dog exposed to rabies last week, is reminding pet owners to keep their animals’ rabies vaccinations up to date.

Aug. 15, 2014 @ 03:21 PM

Charges reinstated in 2007 murder case

Charges against a first-degree murder defendant in Vance County who was declared incapable of standing trial have been reinstated as a procedural matter to ensure he remains in law enforcement custody.

Rodney McDonald Williams Jr., 35, of 3905 Southerland Mill Road, Henderson, is charged in the 2007 shooting death of 52-year-old Leo Harry Ziegler Jr.

Aug. 15, 2014 @ 03:10 PM

Henderson man faces drug charges

A 51-year-old Henderson resident is facing drug charges after police executed a search warrant at his home — where they discovered cocaine and prescription drugs.