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June 3, 2017 RSS feed / Front Page


Changes on the way for high school sports next fall

The month of June has a special place in my heart.  In my family, it’s the month of celebration.  In a span of eight days, my mom, oldest daughter, wife and mother-in-law celebrate birthdays and there are also a couple of anniversari More...


Not what was expected, and not a great book

After the November presidential election, much ado was made of Margaret Atwood’s 30-year-old dystopian novel The Handmaid’s Tale. More...


Assault dislodges woman’s tooth

Person County Sheriff ’s deputies are looking into an assault in which the victim was lured outside to her mailbox, then attacked.  The incident occurred May 29 around 10:30 p.m. 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...