November 11, 2017 RSS feed / News

Roxboro man faces felony charges for theft of tools

A Roxboro man is facing two felony charges for breaking into a storage trailer and stealing tools at a residence on Allensville Road.  Chad Elbert Price, 46, who lives at 1561 Polk Huff Road, Roxboro, was arrested Tuesday afternoon and charged w More...

THE LATEST AGENDA

Meetings  The Bethel Hill Charter School Board of Directors will hold its monthly meeting on Tuesday, Nov. 14 at 7 p.m. at Bethel Hill Charter School. More...

Military Notes

Royster receives promotion   Specialist (P) Tara Royster was recently promoted to Sergeant. Sergeant Royster completed Basic Training in 2011 at Fort Jackson, South Carolina. More...

Toy run set for Sunday afternoon

A large group of motorcyclists will be riding through Person County on Sunday, Nov. More...

EXTENSION NOTES

THANK A FARMER  In 2007 when the housing crisis and stock market was failing, agriculture was going strong. Some economists said agriculture saved the economy. It is one of the few exports we still have in the USA.  More...

BB Offers Tips on How to Opt Out of Preapproved Credit Offers

RALEIGH — Better Business Bureau serving Eastern North Carolina (BBB) has recently received multiple calls from consumers who want to know how they can stop receiving preapproved credit and insurance offers in the mail.  More...

SENIOR CENTER ACTIVITIES

Activities at the Person County Senior Center — (SH) Social Hall; (LG RM) Large Group Room; (CLS RM 1) Class Room 1; (PL) Parking Lot; (GYM SG) Gym Small Group Exercise; (GYM CLS RM) Gym Classroom; (CONF. More...

SENIOR CENTER MENU

Menu at the Person County Senior Center; lunch is at 11:30 a.m.   Monday, Nov. 13  Baked Chicken, Broccoli in Cheese Sauce, Corn, Roll, Cranberry Juice tuesday, Nov. 14  More...

C-T on vacation

Tim and Tammy O’Briant traveled to Bogue Shore Club beach front in Pine Knoll Shores enjoying their copy of The Courier-Times with a few of their children right before Hurricane Jose brought rain on Sunday. More...

PCC partnering with SpunTech Industries

The next time you drive down U.S. More...

Rotary hosts Business After Hours

The Rotary Club of Roxboro will host a Business After Hours event in conjunction with the Roxboro Area Chamber of Commerce.  The event will be held at The Gathering Place at 114 S. Main St., Roxboro from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. on Thursday, Nov. More...

Santa’s Helpers set date for families to submit applications

Santa’s Helpers has set the date for families to apply to receive gifts so their youngest members will have a joyous Christmas.  In years past, the community service organization has been able to provide a bag of toys to light up the eyes More...

Canterbury House hosts ‘Family and Friends Day’

The Canterbury House held its annual Family and Friends Day on Saturday, Oct. 7.  Activities began with an opening prayer from the Rev. More...

Troxler encourages horse owners to vaccinate against EEE

RALEIGH – The N.C. More...

Library to host free ‘Simple Divorce’ legal clinc

On Thursday, Nov. 16 from 2:30 to 4 p.m., the Person County Public library will host a free Simple Divorce legal clinic.  More...

Open House events scheduled at PCC

Join Piedmont Community College (PCC) for one of two Open House events and take a student-led tour of either campus.  There are two Open House events. The first will be held on Monday, Nov. 13 on the Person County campus in S-100. More...

Kiwanis Club hosts beverage association representative

At the Sept. 11, meeting of the Roxboro Kiwanis Club held at La Piazza restaurant in Uptown Roxboro, Amy McConkey, the current vice-president of the of the North Carolina Beverage Association (NCBA), addressed the club. More...

New church coming to Uptown Roxboro

The church located at 1701 North Main Street in Uptown Roxboro is now Life Outreach Worship Center.  On Saturday, Nov. More...