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January 7, 2017 RSS feed / Front Page


Rough second quarter sinks Person at Riverside

The Person High School girls’ basketball team had Riverside reeling until a four-minute stretch during the second quarter practically ended any chance it had of pulling off another upset this week. More...


Not explanation of election, just excellent memoir with good advice

Hillbilly Elegy: A Memoir of a Family and Culture in Crisis by J.D. Vance. 2016 by HarperCollins. Hardcover, 264 pgs. $27.99. 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. More...