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September 20, 2017 RSS feed / Front Page


Semora F.D. serves a district that includes two counties

Bobby Dodson has a relaxed look about him. But that may only be temporary. More...

Arts and Entertainment

Quilt Show

Elephants, frogs, fish, chickadees, rabbits, scenic landscapes, cottages in the woods — from whimsical to traditional, quilts on display at the Person County Public Library this past Friday and Saturday, represented a gamut of creative ingenuit More...


Roxboro man faces felony drug charges

Sheriff ’s deputies arrested a Roxboro man on several drug charges after conducting a search warrant at his home at 159 Lochridge Road.  Stratton Blanks, 25, was arrested Sept. More...


Rockets make Mid-State debut Friday at Morehead

For two full years, the Person High School football team has been able to think about and plan for just how tough the Mid- State Athletic Conference was going to be.  The waiting is almost over.  The Rockets will begin a new era in their at More...