May 19, 2018 RSS feed / News

Greensboro man arrested after firing weapon and leading deputies on chase

A Greensboro man was arrested May 14 and charged with felonies and misdemeanors after discharging his weapon in an apartment complex and attempting to elude arrest by running into a wooded area.  More...

THE LATEST AGENDA

MEETINGS  PERSON COUNTY HISTORICAL SOCIETY will meet 7 p.m., Tuesday, May 22 in the parsonage of the Person County Museum of History. All members are urged to attend. New members welcome.   More...

C-T AT THE OUTER BANKS

Roxboro Community School students (left-to-right) Georgia Carver, Carly Grinstead, Luke Montgomery and Mackenzie Oliver took their hometown newspaper to the Manteo for the second round of the soccer state playoffs. More...

City staff face more complaints about tall grass, minimum housing

Roxboro staff members have been fielding a significant increase in complaints about high grass and minimum housing cases compared to the same period a year ago. More...

Honor society inducts new student members

Thirty-four Piedmont Community College students were inducted to the Phi Theta Kappa National Honor Society’s Alpha Upsilon Theta chapter for the 2017-18 academic year in a ceremony held at the college on April 27.  The new members are as More...

Registration underway for Recreation Department summer day camp

Registration is currently underway for the Person County Recreation Department’s summer day camp.  The summer day camp program is intended to provide a healthy and enjoyable summer experience for children ages 6-11. More...

County Library offers free classes in June

The Person County Library will be offering three free classes in June.  The first class on June 13 is designed for gardeners .  Family Consumer Extension Agent Jennifer Grable will present a class titled “More Flavor, Less Salt&rdquo More...

May is Older Americans Month

Engage at Every Age

HENDERSON — May is Older Americans Month (OAM). Throughout the Kerr-Tar region, service providers and older adults will participate in wellness, awareness and social engagement events. More...

Sheetz honors Sheriff & Police Departments for their service

Sheetz in Roxboro for provided ice cream with toppings for the Person County Sheriff’s Department, Roxboro Police Department and the North Carolina State Highway Patrol to express appreciation for their efforts to keep the community safe during More...

Storyteller coming to Milton

Professional storyteller ReVonda Crow will provide an entertaining afternoon at Milton Renaissance Foundation Museum and Visitors Center, at 2 p.m. Sunday, May 20. More...