2014-06-14 / News

What's Going On?


SUBMITED SUBMITED What was going on Thursday evening in the Person High School gymnasium? The Second Annual Countdown to Commencement (C3) Commencement Celebration for Person County graduates was held and attended by approximately 850 people, according to organizer Dr. M. David Chambers, pastor of Antioch Baptist Church. The event originated last year to celebrate the accomplishments of the graduating seniors of Person County and to give them back a prayer time, which was removed from Person High School’s graduation ceremony last year due to legal issues. Read more about the event on page A4 of today’s edition.

Editor’s note: Each week, The Courier-Times will offer a feature titled What’s Going On? We will take photos of things taking place in Person County, attempt to find out what’s going on and then inform our readers. We also encourage our readers to submit photos and/or questions and we will attempt to find out what’s going on for you. Or, if you already know, we will inform others of what’s going on. Photos can be sent via e-mail to tchandler@roxboro-courier.com or they can be dropped off at The Courier-Times at 109 Clayton Ave.

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