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August 12, 2017 RSS feed / Front Page

Sports

THE BATTLE OF VOLLEYTOWN

Rockets, Bulldogs meet in season opener

There will be no such as thing as easing into the season for the two local high school volleyball teams.  Roxboro Community School will make the short trip across town to face Person in Tuesday’s season opener.  The JV teams will face More...

Features

eclipse from coast to coast

Excitement is building for what is a once-in-a-lifetime event for people in this area.  On Aug. 21, skywatchers across the country will see the moon pass directly in front of the sun. More...

News

Man charged in gun theft

Person County Sheriff ’s deputies arrested a Roxboro man Wednesday, charging him with breaking and entering and the theft of a battery and a sawed-off shotgun.  Kennth Snead, 41, of 690 Thaxton Road, was placed in the Person County jail un More...

Word on the Street

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...