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December 31, 2016 RSS feed / Front Page


Person girls salvage consolation victory at Gazette-Virginian Holiday Classic

SOUTH BOSTON, VIRGINIA — When Person High School girls’ basketball coach Jay Carmichael walked off the floor after a hard-fought, nine-point loss to Northwood a week ago, he was fairly satisfied with his team’s performance.  More...


Best Friends

They say you can’t choose your family, but you can choose your friends — wrong — Elton Garrett, 86 and Otha Taylor, 90, have disproven that theory.  More...

The Bullhorn  Free Access 

RCS receives ‘Christmas gifts’

Roxboro Community School received early Christmas gifts earlier this month, when the City of Roxboro and Piedmont Electric Membership Corporation once again offered their support to the school’s renovation efforts.  More...


NCDMV focused on ‘driving change’ in 2016

Through extended hours at various driver license offices, expanded availability of online services and enhanced customer service training for driver license examiners, 2016 was a banner year for North Carolina’s Division of Motor Vehicles (NCDM More...

Word on the Street


Editor’s note: Each week, we are venturing out onto the streets of Roxboro looking for Personians to feature and to answer our question of the week for one of our regular features, Word on the Street. This week’s question: More...