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March 31, 2018 RSS feed / Front Page


RCS sweeps Rockets in doubleheader

HURDLE MILLS — After nearly four hours of softball filled with twists and turns, Roxboro Community School left with a hard-fought doubleheader sweep of Person Wednesday at Bushy Fork Ballpark. More...


Planning ahead saves loved one’s added grief

Although some people might view the idea of planning your own funeral service as a slightly morbid topic, or want to avoid the subject altogether, there are actually a number of practical reasons to consider pre-planning.  Taking charge of plann More...


Cosmetology students get lessons from pros

Piedmont Community College cosmetology student Faith Horne said she was “inspired and motivated to learn additional skills” during a recent oneon one lesson with stylists from Great Clips.  More...


Man allegedly pushes woman out of moving car during argument

A Roxboro area man has been charged with assault inflicting serious injury after he allegedly pushed a woman out of a moving car, causing several injuries.  Maceo Savalas Pettiford Jr., 24, of 614 Robert Norris Road, Roxboro, was charged with th 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...