February 10, 2016 RSS feed / News

County finance department wins recognition for 27th straight year

In this year’s audit report for Person County government, there is one number that reflects highly on the finance department.  More...

What's Going On?

Editor’s note: 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. More...

5K race set for April

A 5K race to benefit the Special Olympics Person County is planned for Saturday, April 16.  The event is being organized by the Person County Recreation, Arts and Parks Department (PCRAPD).  The race will begin and end at Merritt Commons in More...

Deputies arrest another suspect sought after undercover investigation

Deputies with the Person County Sheriff ’s Office arrested another suspect sought in a recent undercover drug operation Monday.  Terrence Kittrell Chavous, 32, of 313 High St. More...

USDA to offer certificates for farm commodities pledged to marketing loans

WASHINGTON – The U.S. More...

The Latest Agenda

Meetings  The Bethel Hill Charter School Board of directors will hold its February board meeting on Tuesday, Feb. 16 at Bethel Hill Charter School beginning at 7 p.m.   More...

Progress being made on RCS’ Raise the Roof renovation project

Current progress on the Roxboro Community School (RCS) Raise the Roof renovation project includes efforts to remove the current roof in preparation for raising it to meet North Carolina High School Athletic Association (NCHSAA) standards.  More...

Person County farmers may be eligible for federal disaster assistance

Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack declared a natural disaster in the State of North Carolina based on losses caused by excessive rain and flooding that occurred July 13, 2015 and continuing.  More...

‘Broadway Revue’ comes to Kirby this weekend

“Who needs flowers and chocolate?” asked Broadway Revue’s musical director Jennifer Walker. “The Broadway Revue at the Kirby Theater is all the gift you need for your Valentine this year.”  More...

19 years and counting: The Great Backyard Bird Count returns this weekend

As Valentine’s Weekend approaches, birders everywhere are showing their love for birds and conservation during the annual Great Backyard Bird Count (GBBC). Now in its 19th year, the GBBC will take place worldwide Feb. 12 – 15. More...