March 22, 2017 RSS feed / News

Sheriff’s Department investigating mailbox bombings

Person County Sheriff ’s investigators are looking into two incidents in which someone put explosive devices in mailboxes in northern Person County.  Deputies responded to a report on Dirgie Mine Road Sunday morning. More...

THE LATEST AGENDA

Meetings  NARCOTICS ANONYMOUS meets Sundays at 7 p.m.; Mondays and Thursdays at 8 p.m. and Wednesdays at noon at Reformation Christian Center, 134 Weeks Drive, (beside Golden Corral) in Roxboro.   More...

County wary of rising illness rates

Over the past two years, there has been a jump in the cases of sexually transmitted infections (STIs) in the county, making it a top concern of the Person County Health Department.  There were 179 cases of STIs reported in 2010, but that number More...

Stehles honored as “Main Street Champions”

Marji and Al Stehle of Roxboro were named the local N.C. Main Street Champions at a recent statewide meeting of the N.C. Main Street Program in Shelby.  More...

PCC to launch weekend, evening transfer, nursing programs in fall 2017

In response to the changing demands in adult education, Piedmont Community College (PCC) will launch a Weekend and Evening Program, in Fall 2017, for prospective students interested in pursuing either an Associate in Arts (AA) or Associate in Science More...

Cotillion students attend instructional dinner

National League of Junior Cotillion Year Two students and their parents traveled from Halifax and South Boston, Virginia, and Person and Granville counties to Café Parizade in Durham recently so students could experience the signature event for the s More...

DAR recognizes high school seniors, presents ‘Good Citizen’ award

The Thomas Person Chapter of the DAR recently presented the Good Citizen award to two local high school seniors.  The special guests were Shawndale Sanford, the Person Senior High Good Citizen and Daniel Brooks, the Roxboro Christian Academy Goo More...