Garner

The Garner Independence Day Celebration is happening on Saturday, July 3, 2021 at Lake Benson Park. Gates will open at 5pm.  Parking on site is free on a first come basis. Masks are encouraged for those who are not vaccinated. Attendees are asked to socially distance to the extent possible. Activities: Food Vendors Kids Crafts (no […]

Raleigh-Apex NAACP will co-host and partner with Wake County to offer a tested, safe, and effective COVID-19 Moderna vaccination to individuals age 18 and older. All individuals who would like to receive the COVID-19 vaccine shot should complete and submit this form no later than Tuesday, April 22, 2021 at Midnight. REGISTER HERE. We will […]

The Garner Police Department is now conducting its biannual survey to learn more about how the department can better serve the community. The survey will remain open until June 30. Please take a few minutes to let the department know how it is doing and how it can improve. Thank you. https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/PNQ7N7F Read More: Win […]

DURHAM Join Paperhand Puppet Intervention and Batala Durham drummers, as Downtown Durham Inc. hosts a fanciful, danceable tree lighting at CCB Plaza (near Major the Bull). Directly after the Tower Lighting at American Tobacco Campus, follow puppets and drummers up Blackwell Street to celebrate our community and light up the plaza. Come one, come all! […]

Haunted Forest at Panic Point- This outdoor haunted theme park is packed with 7 attractions, including a hayride, maze & walk in the dark. Address: 2808 Cedar Creek Rd, Youngsville, NC 27596 Phone: (919) 526-8612 Sign Up For Our Newsletter! Darkside Haunted Estates-  With 5 insane attractions , including the Insane Asylum, JoJo’s Clown Town, the Slaughterhouse […]

WHAT:                 First Annual Free Community Health Fair WHO:                     Members of the community who want to improve their health and increase their knowledge of health and wellness, People who want to take advantage of free onsite health screenings are also encouraged to attend. Text “Foxy” To 24042 for your chance at ticket giveaways and news before […]

Congrats are in order to Kathy Hall of Garner! She just won the 2013 BMW 128i Convertible from Performance Automall!

A week of events and activities are planned for the town of Garner. Today, officials and citizens will be recognized at 2p.m. by the Senate. Wednesday, town officials will acknowledge the city of Garner’s achievements at its annual July 3rd Independence Day celebration at Lake Benson. Gates open at 5p.m. and festivities begin at 7:30

The Mississippi cross-dressing man charged with depraved-heart murder back in 2012, for administering illegal buttocks-enhancing injections that killed a Georgia woman, is now being charged…

Dunn, Garner and Thomasville were named yesterday among the top 10 All-America cities for 2013. The municipalities competed in Denver against 18 other finalists to win the contest, which is sponsored by the National Civic League. The All-America program is often called the “Nobel Prize” of civic accomplishment and recognizes municipalities for resident engagement, collaboration, […]

The All-America City delegation is steadily working hard to prepare for the All-America City competition June 15-16 in Denver. Garner is one of 20 finalists competing for the honor. The All-America City Award recognizes community-based efforts and civic involvement to solve problems. Since the award was created in 1949, over 600 cities have won this […]

A 14-year-old female Garner High School student was hit and killed by a 2001 Pontiac early Monday morning near Highway N.C. 50/Benson Highway and J.R. Drive in Garner, near the Johnston County line. Officials have confirmed that the incident happened at approximately 6:30 a.m. Monday and that the student died at the scene. Officials say […]