November 14, 2018 RSS feed / News

Man charged in connection with rape

Person County Sheriff ’s deputies arrested a Roxboro man Tuesday, charging him with kidnapping in connection with a sexual assault.  Kevon Levar Royster, 41, of 616 S. Foushee St., Roxboro, was charged with kidnapping.  More...

Giving Back

Roxboro Savings Bank donated their company car to Roots and Wings in an effort to support their programming. More...

C-T ON VACATION

Tammy Clayton and Carolyn Andrews took along their hometown newspaper on a vacation tour of all five National Parks in Utah, beginning in Arches and ending in Zion. More...

Person man pleads guilty to eight sex offenses

A Roxboro man who was facing a host of charges for sex offenses involving multiple children pleaded guilty in Orange County Superior Court last month.  Donald Roy Smith, 72, pleaded guilty to eight charges of taking indecent liberties with a chi More...

Motorcycle club goes gangbusters with toy drive

Many lives and hearts were touched at Sunday’s Christmas toy run and leader of the Steelhorse Strangers Motorcycle Club Jarrett Shotwell helped impact them all.  The toy run is an annual motorcycle ride in which bikers come together from a More...

THE LATEST AGENDA

MEETINGS  CHI CHAPTER OF ALPHA DELTA KAPPA will meet at 6 p.m., Tuesday, Nov. 13, at La Piazza located at 35 Abbitt St. Members should bring items for Just-For-You bags.   More...

Morrow speaks to Kiwanis Club about the importance of funding education

At the Oct. 15 meeting of the Roxboro Kiwanis Club at La Piazza restaurant in Uptown Roxboro, chaperones for the German students in Person County for the annual exchange program were introduced. More...

Some PCC classes to use free online textbooks

Piedmont Community College instructors Mark Wencel, Lisa Covington, and Nancy Rouse are helping alleviate textbook costs by utilizing OpenStax, a source for free online textbooks in the areas of economics, phycology and sociology. More...