January 17, 2015 RSS feed / News

Do You Know These People?

This week’s photo was taken in 1966 and features the members of Mrs. Robinson’s first grade class at Earl Bradsher School. Do you know any of the people in the photo? More...

Sheriff’s deputies arrest Roxboro man on multiple sex offender violations

Deputies with the Person County Sheriff ’s Office arrested Emmanuel Duvall Thomas, 28, of 175 Novella Rd. More...

Former U.S. Postal Service employee indicted

United States Attorney for the Middle District of North Carolina Ripley Rand announced Friday that a former United States Postal Service (USPS) employee has been indicted by a federal grand jury for allegedly committing Social Security fraud; committ More...

Initiative focuses on ‘connecting North Carolina jobs with North Carolina people’

Piedmont Community College (PCC) representatives and other workforce development partners recently completed their “1,000 in 100” efforts, visiting 10 employers in Person County and another 10 in Caswell County.  The visits were part More...

The Latest Agenda

MEETINGS  The BETHEL HILL CHARTER SCHOOL Board of Directors will hold its January board meeting on Thursday, Jan. 22 at Bethel Hill Charter School beginning at 7 p.m.   More...

MLK HOLIDAY JAN. 19 CLOSINGS

THE COURIER-TIMES - Open regular hours  ROXBORO SENIOR CENTER - Closed  STATE EMPLOYEES’ CREDIT UNION – Closed  CITY OFFICES – Closed  More...

Mayor Newell delivers ‘State of the City’ address to council

EDITOR’S NOTE: Roxboro Mayor Merilyn Newell delivered a “State of the City” message to Roxboro City Council during its regular monthly meeting Tuesday night. Following is the text of the mayor’s presentation. More...

Girl Scouts to begin selling cookies

RALEIGH — It’s Girl Scout Cookie time. Girl Scouts – North Carolina Coastal Pines will kick off its 2015 Girl Scout Cookie Sale program today, Saturday, Jan. 17.  More...

Southern Farm Show returns February 4-6

RALEIGH — Farmers from across the Carolinas and Virginia are preparing for their annual pilgrimage to the North Carolina State Fairgrounds. Their destination is the 39th annual Southern Farm Show, slated this year for Feb. More...