Sunday, June 26, 2022

114 West Elm Street
Graham, NC 27253
Ph: 336.228.7851

CONSTRUCTION UPDATE: Work on new Mebane ABC store well underway

Construction behind the current Orange County ABC Store on U.S. 70 on a new Mebane store is proceeding. Steel beams and trusses are now up. Plan is to demolish the current...

Long-awaited NC 119 bypass to open Friday at noon

North Carolina’s Transportation Department sometimes gets a bad rap for the seemingly languorous pace of its road projects. But the NCDOT’s reputation could get a boost in the Mebane...

Orange County hires Mebane’s Cy Stober to head county’s planning department

Mebane’s development director Cy Stober will be taking a job across the county line, becoming Orange County’s new planning director, effective June 21. He will fill the post vacated...

Divided planning board recommends against large subdivision along NC 119, 5-2

Many speakers agreed that Buddy Lyons of Kernersville-based LeoTerra Development, Inc. had been one of the most reasonable developers anyone in Mebane could ask for, that he had made...

Mebane budget: 10 more employees, another 3% COLA, higher water & sewer rates, no...

Mebane city officials unveiled the city’s proposed budget for the next fiscal year Monday night, a $38.2 million budget. Highlights of the city manager’s proposed budget, which was detailed to...

Mebane city council votes to add Juneteenth to paid holiday schedule

Mebane’s city council voted unanimously Monday night to add Juneteenth – celebrated on June 19 – as a new paid holiday for city employees. It becomes the 13th paid...

Proposal for 492 homes in Hawfields – with $400K townhouses, $450K single-family homes –...

A Greensboro developer’s plans for a large subdivision of upscale single-family homes and townhouses drew opposition from neighbors who said it would disrupt the traditional, rural feel of their...

One new Mebane planning board member, one new vacancy

William Chapman, who was appointed to the planning board by Mebane’s city council last month, was sworn in to his first meeting Monday night. Meanwhile, it was announced that another...

Middle-of-the-night road closures set for Mebane Oaks Road overpass construction

Lanes along I-85/40 will be closed  to varying degrees beginning at 8:00 p.m. each night this week until Friday morning as part of N.C. DOT's project to improve the...

Mebane to consider adding Juneteenth as paid holiday for city employees

Mebane’s city council has set its next meeting, May 2, as a time when residents should come forward to voice their views on whether the city should add a...

CONNECT

10,685FansLike
1,943FollowersFollow

Recent News