June 13, 2018 RSS feed / Front Page


Graduation Day at The Rock

Nearly 500 members of the Person High School Class of 2018 were celebrated during Saturday morning’s commencement exercise at Rocket Stadium. An overflowing crowd honored the graduates as they received their diplomas.   More...

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USDA offers host of new programs for farmers

U.S. Secretary of Agriculture Sonny Perdue has announced a partnership between the U.S. More...


PCC spring honor roll

Piedmont Community College has released various honor rolls for the spring 2018 semester

PRESIDENT’S LIST  The following students completed a minimum course load of 12 credit hours and maintained a grade point average of 4.00.  More...


Roxboro area man arrested for attempted first-degree murder

A Roxboro area man was arrested June 10 for attempted first degree murder.  Anthony William Billings, 41, of 940 Virgilina Road, was also charged with felony conspiracy.  According to the incident report, Person County Sheriff ’s Sgt More...


Part I: A voyage to the top of the world

This is the first in a multi-part series detailing the story of Dr. Robin Moore’s voyage to Mount Everest and climb to the summit of the world’s highest peak. This story is the prelude to her first effort to reach the peak of Mount Everest. More...