February 8, 2017 RSS feed / Front Page



The Civil War was over, the South lost badly and thousands of former slaves and poor white farmers were forced off their land by the bad economy. More...

Arts and Entertainment

Auditions to be held for ‘One Flew Over the Cuckoo’s Nest’

The Person County Recreation, Arts and Parks Department, Person County Arts Council and Piedmont Community College have announced the dates for the auditions for the Roxboro Little Theater production of One Flew Over the Cuckoo’s Nest.  Th More...


PHS girls’ fourth-quarter rally falls short against Riverside

The Person High School girls’ basketball team nearly pulled off a miraculous fourth-quarter comeback despite having two of its best players sitting in the stands.  But Riverside did just enough in the final minutes to escape Roxboro with a More...