July 13, 2016 RSS feed / News

Person County 4H offering class on canning fruits, vegetables

It seems that more and more people are exploring homemaking skills such as canning.  For young people wanting to learn the skill, Person County 4H will be offering a class taught by Bess Hester-Whitt, retired family and consumer sciences extensi More...

Do You Know These People?

This week’s photo is believed to have been taken in 1938 and features three Person County youngsters. Do you know any of the people in the photograph? More...

Roxboro police serve Alamance County arrest warrants on local man

Albert Lamont Richmond, 47, of 138 Cleveland Ln. More...

Roxboro’s Groce among 126 North Carolina candidates to pass Uniform CPA Examination

Rachel Pointer Groce of Roxboro was recently one of 126 North Carolina candidates to successfully complete the Uniform Certified Public Accountant (CPA) Examination during the April through June testing window.  More...

THE LATEST AGENDA

Meetings  NARCOTICS ANONYMOUS meets Sundays at 7 p.m.; Mondays and Thursdays at 8 p.m. and Wednesdays at noon at Reformation Christian Center, 134 Weeks Drive, (beside Golden Corral) in Roxboro.   More...

Bartlett-Yancey High School student organizes blood drive at Semora Ruritan Club

Summertime is typically when blood supplies run short, but one recent high school graduate is doing her part to help that situation, while earning a chance at a college scholarship.  Kylie Myers just graduated from Bartlett Yancey High School i More...

More than 1,700 arrested during statewide ‘Booze It & Lose It — Operation Firecracker’ campaign

State and local law enforcement officers arrested 1,729 driving impaired drivers during the annual Governor’s Highway Safety Program’s (GHSP) “Booze It & Lose It — Operation Firecracker” enforcement campaign that beg More...

SENIOR CENTER ACTIVITIES

(SC) Senior Center; (Annex) Parks-n-Rec Annex; (PCOB) Person County Office Building   Wednesday, JULY 13  9 a.m. — Rummikub (SC)  9:30 a.m. — Gerofit (GYM)  10 a.m. — Energizer Activity (SC)  10:30 a.m. More...

SENIOR CENTER MENU

Menu at the Person County Senior Center; lunch is at 11:30 a.m. More...

PCC offers computer literacy course to help gain employment

Need to develop your computer literacy skills in order to meet the demands of today’s workforce?  Piedmont Community College will offer Computer Literacy for Gaining Employment on the Caswell County campus. More...

Extracting the honey

When the dull shades of winter have faded and spring has sprung, all manner of flora and fauna burst into action with new life and vigor. Our North Carolina plants and honey bees are no exception. More...

Basket class participants to weave picnic basket

Basket class will be held at the Person Office Building, level one back kitchen, on Tuesday, July 19 starting at 10 a.m. and continuing until basket is complete.  More...