May 21, 2014 RSS feed / Editorial

Emergency Medical Services Week

This week is National EMS (Emergency Medical Services) Week and we want to say thank you to all the men and women who serve as emergency medical technicians and paramedics in Roxboro and Person County.  These individuals are highly trained and s More...

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Problems haven’t changed all that much

RALEIGH   I woke up Wednesday feeling a bit like Bobby Ewing in the old Dallas TV episode in which producers explained his yearlong absence by saying the previous season had all been a dream.  More...

Support sought for volunteer fire departments

To the editor:  The volunteer fire and rescue departments in Person County are a vital community organization for the residents of Person County.  The volunteer first responders and firemen give tirelessly of their time responding to calls, More...

Another successful Shred Day at RSB

To the editor:  We at Roxboro Savings Bank want to thank the Roxboro and Person County community for the overwhelming response we had to our annual Shred Day event this past Saturday, May 17. More...

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May 20 — Did you miss it again this year?

Bookwatch

“It is probably not known to many of our readers, that the citizens of Mecklenburg County, in this state made a declaration of independence a year before Congress made theirs.” This item could be an introduction to a contemporary story about the anni More...