February 22, 2017 RSS feed / News

Chandler Concrete, Inc. receives Environmental Excellence Flag at Roxboro plant

Charlotte-based Carolinas Ready Mixed Concrete Association (CRMCA) honored Chandler Concrete, Inc. with a presentation of the Environmental Excellence Flag onsite at their award-winning Roxboro plant on Wednesday, Feb. More...

Woman charged with insurance fraud

A Roxboro woman has been accused of lying about when she purchased fire insurance on a car she later claimed had been destroyed by fire.  Simone Ashley Jones, 27, of 711 Leasburg Road, Roxboro, was charged Feb. 7 with insurance fraud. More...

THE LATEST AGENDA

The Person County Voluntary Agricultural District Board will hold its next meeting on Wednesday, March 1 at 12:30 p.m. in Room 165 in the Person County Office Building. For more information call PC Cooperative Extension at 336-599-1195.   More...

Town inks fireworks contract

Roxboro City Council members have agreed to the terms of a contract guaranteeing the City’s regular fireworks vendor will again provide pyrotechnics on the 4th of July.  More...

Free technology classes offered in March at library

The Person County Public Library will offer free technology classes for adults during the month of March.  On Wednesday, March 1 from 2:30 to 3:30 p.m., the library will offer an Introduction to Microsoft Word. More...

Library to host coloring, craft meet-ups in March

The Person County Public Library will host monthly craft and coloring meetups for adults and teens in the month of March.  In Stitches, the library’s adult craft club, meets Tuesday, March 7 from 3 to 4 p.m.  Bring your latest project More...

Teachers earn kudos for work in Person schools

High performing teachers in Person County Schools were recognized during the Thursday, Feb. More...

Roxboro-area Tractor Supply hosting FFA fundraiser

FFA Week donations support hundreds of student led agricultural projects in North Carolina.  The Roxboro-area Tractor Supply Company store will collect donations during National FFA Week to support grants for FFA chapters in North Carolina.  More...

Jordan Lewis on deployment in Western Pacific

PHILIPPINE SEA — Hull Maintenance Technician 3rd Class Jordan Lewis of Roxboro, carves wood in the aircraft carrier USS Carl Vinson (SVN 70) carpentry shop. More...

State Senator Mike Woodard guest speaker at Kiwanis Club meeting

At the Jan. More...