OXFORD — Granville County Manager Mike Felts’ budget request for fiscal 2021-22 would hold the county’s property tax rate right where it’s been the last four years, at 84 cents per $100 of assessed value.

PINETOWN -- Vance Charter cemented themselves as a contender for the NCHSAA 1A Softball State Championship by knocking off the top-seeded Northside-Pinetown 11-1 on the road in five innings on Wednesday evening.

HENDERSON — Carrie Bell Hawkins Peterson, 92, a resident of Pelican Health, passed…

OXFORD — James Allen “Jimmy” Hester Jr., 72, of Fairport Road, died Tuesday, May 4…

HENDERSON — Leatha Elizabeth Hammond Gordon, 67, of South Coble Boulevard., died A…

RALEIGH — Dorothy Ann Boone Inscoe passed away and returned to heaven peacefully i…

HENDERSON — The Daily Dispatch has hired Gina Eaves as the newspaper’s advertising director, replacing Desiree Brooks, who is leaving to take a position with the Kerr-Tar Council of Governments.

HENDERSON — Arts Alive 2021 was an amazing day with master classes, the Virtual Art Gallery and the Talent Showcase. The Vance County Schools proudly presented its Champion of the Arts Awards to Dr. LaSaundra Booth and Andrew Markoch.