April 5, 2017 RSS feed / News

Knife-wielding man attempts to rob store owner

The owner of a local grocery narrowly avoided becoming the victim of a robbery, according to Person County Sheriff ’s reports.  The owner of Twins Meat Market, 8741 Durham Road, told deputies he was closing up the store and walking to his More...

THE LATEST AGENDA

Meetings  A Caregiver Support Group meeting will be held Tuesday, April 11 at 6:30 p.m. at Cambridge Hills Assisted Living, 5660 Durham Rd.   More...

North Carolina Tractor supply customers donate $31,029 to local FFA student projects

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Learn to play pickleball at upcoming clinics

The Person County Parks and Recreation Department has announced that clinics will be offered to learn to play Pickleball.  This sport is a combination of tennis, badminton and ping pong and is played on outside courts and in gymnasiums.  More...

Oakley takes job as county planning director

Lori Oakley has been appointed Person County’s new planning director, bringing extensive experience to the position.  Her first day on the job will be April 17.  Oakley has 20 years of experience in the field of planning and has worke More...

Correction

A story in last Saturday’s edition of The Courier Times incorrectly reported the amount of property tax Tera Slaughter pays on his property at Hyco Lake. He pays $2,393 per year in property taxes. More...