May 17, 2017 RSS feed / Editorial

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Slotting helped ensure broad skillset

Person County commissioners decided Monday – in a 3-2 vote – to restructure the Economic Development Commission and its private arm known as the Person County Business Industrial Center, or PCBIC.  The change is a fairly radical one. More...

Lot of work just to sell a house

If you’ve ever sold a house, you know the torture I’m about to describe.  We’ve put our home in Wendell on the market in preparation for making the move to Person County and the first thing we did was to ask a real estate agent More...

Person Memorial answers the call

To the editor:  The first week of April, I, like many other Personians, came down with what I thought was the flu. After three days of rest and over-the-counter medication I was no better. In fact I was having difficulty breathing. More...

Senate budget nothing to get worked up about

You may have read in the past few days that the North Carolina Senate has approved its version of a state budget to go into effect on July 1. More...

Writer’s love of golf merits attention from NYT

Every North Carolina author would give his or her eyetooth to get a mention at the top of the lead editorial in The New York Times during the week of a new book release.  More...