August 11, 2018 RSS feed / News

Money raised for charity not turned over

Person County Sheriff ’s deputies are investigating a report Aug. 7 that money raised for a charity was not turned over to the recipient.  More...

THE LATEST AGENDA

MEETINGS   More...

C-T ON VACATION

Barbara and H.L. Newton of Roxboro recently enjoyed a special dinner and theater performance at the Deadwood Restaurant in the Bear Grass area in Martin County and brought along their hometown paper. More...

County officials figuring out fire tax levies

“This was a nightmare of a task.”  That is how Person County Tax Administrator Russell Jones described the process of implementing the one-penny fire tax for all county residents outside the city limits to increase funding for volunt More...

Schools join EDC

Person County commissioners voted Monday night to add a representative from Person County Schools to the Economic Development Commission.  County commissioners vice chairman Gordon Powell said the EDC board has evolved.  More...

Person Family Medical and Dental Center honored

In honor of National Health Center Week, NC Get Covered is recognizing Person Family Medical and Dental Center for its commitment to serving the area’s medically underserved.  This weeklong celebration, taking place Aug. More...

Practice offered for Special Olympics athletes

The Person County Recreation, Arts and Parks Department and Special Olympics Person County will begin holding practice for Special Olympic athletes in August.  Bocce practice will begin 5 p.m., Monday, Aug. 13 and continue through Nov. More...

Rec Department holding Tae Kwon Do classes

The Person County Recreation, Arts, and Parks Department is inviting anyone interested to participate in Tae Kwon Do classes being held in the Huck Sansbury gym on Tuesday afternoon beginning at 4:15 p.m. and ending at 5:30 p.m. More...

Museum elects new officers

The board of directors of the Person County Museum of History recently installed new officers at their meeting on July 12th. Pictured are Michael E. More...

Friday morning shooting sends woman to the hospital

Roxboro police are investigating a shooting Friday morning on Cleveland Land in the Weatherly Heights apartment complex. The female victim, in her 40s, had one nonlife threatening wound to the back of the shoulder. More...

Yarborough updates Kiwanians on legislative affairs

N.C. State Representative Larry Yarborough addressed the Roxboro Kiwanis Club at its July 30 meeting at La Piazza restaurant in Uptown Roxboro.  More...

Rollins completes career development program

Piedmont Community College Coordinator for College High School Programs Leia Gaskin-Sadiku Rollins has completed the facilitating career development training program through the National Career Development Association.  More...