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August 19, 2015 RSS feed / Front Page


Hard times can hit any of us without warning

“Hard times in the land of plenty” can hit any of us without warning.  I was just listening to the news about the thousands of workers getting pink slips statewide, which seems to be trending on a national basis.  Personally, I More...

Arts and Entertainment

Country comes to Roxboro

Auditions for ‘Hee Haw Person County’ set for Monday, Aug. 24

The Person County Recreation, Arts and Parks Department, Person County Arts Council and Piedmont Community College have announced the audition dates for Hee Haw Person County!  More...



These are the Person County Schools bus routes for the upcoming 2015 -2016 school year.  The times listed here are only approximate and will become more exact after the first few days of school. More...


Do You Know These People?

This week’s photo was taken in August of 2001 and features Person County Schools’ (PCS) educators who were attending a PCS’ Superintendent’s Assembly at Helena Elementary School prior to the start of the 2001-2002 school year. More...


Person football opens season at 3-A power Orange

After a summer of conditioning, 7-on-7s, practices in the heat, the Person High School football team will finally open its regular season Friday night.  But the Rockets will certainly not be easing into the season as they travels to 3-A power Or More...