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Granite Quarry holds special meeting on infrastructure, park improvements

By Charlie Drape charles.drape@salisburypost.com GRANITE QUARRY — The mayor and board of aldermen held a special meeting Thursday ...

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Granite Quarry mayor calls special meeting to discuss improvements to town square

GRANITE QUARRY — Granite Quarry Mayor Brittany Barnhardt has called a special meeting Thursday, Jan. 12, to discuss ...

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Education roundup: Millbridge students show off animals at fairs

Several Millbridge Elementary students went to local and state fairs to exhibit livestock this fall. Second graders Luke ...

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Granite Lake Park shines with Christmas tree lighting

GRANITE QUARRY — The countdown started at 5:30 p.m. Saturday as community members excitedly waited for the tree ...

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Granite Quarry’s annual Christmas at the Lake event is Saturday

GRANITE QUARRY — The annual “Christmas at the Lake” at Granite Lake Park will be from 2-7 p.m. ...

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US 52 in Granite Quarry closing Saturday for live burn exercise

GRANITE QUARRY — The Granite Quarry Fire Department will be performing a live burn training exercise on a ...

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Granite Quarry Fiddlers Convention set for Oct. 8

GRANITE QUARRY — The Granite Quarry Civitan Club will host the 56th annual Granite Quarry Fiddlers Convention on ...

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Germanfest patron’s dinner remembers Germanic influences on Rowan County

GRANITE QUARRY — The weekend celebration of Rowan County’s German history kicked off with the patron’s dinner Friday ...

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Time to make reservations for Germanfest Patrons Dinner growing short

GRANITE QUARRY — As Germanfest approaches, the pre-festival Patrons Dinner/German Evening will be held on the ground of ...

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Granite Quarry Board of Aldermen discuss mural options for town display

GRANITE QUARRY — This year, original works of art displaying the pride of a municipality have been popular ...

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Granite Quarry recognizes faithful members of government at Board of Aldermen meeting

GRANITE QUARRY — Monday night’s Board of Aldermen meeting in Granite Quarry had a surprise for two staff ...

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Ask Us: What are current golf cart laws in Rowan County?

Editor’s note: Ask Us is a weekly feature published online Mondays and in print on Tuesdays. We’ll seek to ...

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Rowan Roots: Germanfest to showcase county’s history Saturday

GRANITE QUARRY — Germanfest makes a return Saturday, Sept. 17, featuring historical demonstrations and a peek into the ...

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Granite Quarry Board of Alderman keeps planning board as part of development process

GRANITE QUARRY — The Granite Quarry Board of Aldermen made a unanimous decision not to approve the amendment ...

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Granite Quarry Board of Aldermen adopts peddler regulation ordinance over nuisance soliciting

GRANITE QUARRY — The Board of Aldermen sought to crack down on persistent solicitors Monday night after a ...

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New farmers market offers fresh, local produce in Granite Quarry

GRANITE QUARRY — A couple in the heart of Granite Quarry had a mission: to offer a one-stop-shop ...

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Granite Quarry Board of Aldermen detail ideas for Civic Park, Legion building

GRANITE QUARRY — The Granite Quarry Board of Aldermen held a brainstorming session in a special meeting recently, ...

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Granite Quarry Board of Aldermen approves budget with 3-cent tax increase

GRANITE QUARRY — The Granite Quarry Board of Aldermen met Thursday morning for continued discussion on the town’s ...

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Granite Quarry receives flexible grant funding to transform town

GRANITE QUARRY — While still in its proposal stage, the Town of Granite Quarry plans for a brighter ...

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Granite Quarry passes on fence extension, for now

GRANITE QUARRY — Granite Quarry is considering adding a gate to fence in its equipment storage area at ...

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Board retreats serve as starting points for new vision in Granite Quarry

GRANITE QUARRY — The Granite Quarry Board of Aldermen held a pair of brief planning retreats last week ...

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Granite Quarry restarts emergency paid sick leave

GRANITE QUARRY — The Granite Quarry Board of Aldermen on Tuesday renewed a policy that will help town ...

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Granite Quarry discusses $4.37 million parks plan draft

GRANITE QUARRY — The future of Granite Quarry’s park spaces was on the table on Monday. The Granite ...

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Granite Quarry books The Tim Clark Band for Granite Fest

GRANITE QUARRY – Granite Quarry is already making plans for its upcoming Granite Fest by nailing down a ...

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Granite Quarry police identify man struck, killed by vehicle

GRANITE QUARRY — Police say a 39-year-old man was killed on Dec. 26 when he was struck by ...

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Granite Quarry working on ordinance change to regulate driveways

GRANITE QUARRY — Granite Quarry is still working through updates that would modernize how it allows driveways to ...

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Granite Quarry-Faith Police ask for help identifying pedestrian killed by vehicle

GRANITE QUARRY — Police are asking for the public’s help identifying a male pedestrian killed by a vehicle ...

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Granite Quarry board approves longevity pay

GRANITE QUARRY — The Board of Aldermen on Monday approved longevity pay for town employees, putting small bonuses ...

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