2018-09-12 / News



The BETHEL HILL CHARTER SCHOOL BOARD OF DIRECTORS will hold its monthly meeting on Tuesday, September 18 at 7 pm at Bethel Hill Charter School.

NARCOTICS ANONYMOUS meets at 7 p.m. Sundays; at 8 p.m. Mondays and Thursdays and at noon on Wednesdays at Reformation Christian Center.

AA CHAMPIONS GROUP meets at New Brook United Methodist Church, 267 Old Durham Rd., at noon Tuesdays and Fridays; at 8 p.m. Wednesday; and at 1 p.m. Saturdays.

PERSON COUNTY AL-ANON meets at 7 p.m. Thursdays at Long Memorial United Methodist Church in Roxboro.

CELEBRATE RECOVERY (physical and psychological addiction) meets from 7-9 p.m. Tuesdays at Westwood Baptist Church in Roxboro. For additional information, call Jim Fulp at 336-504- 3762. The group meets at 7 p.m. on Thursdays at Antioch Baptist Church, Room E5.

SUBSTANCE ABUSE SUPPORT GROUP meets at 7 p.m. on Tuesdays at Reformation Christian Center, 134 Weeks Dr., next to Golden Corral.

AA NEW BEGINNINGS GROUP has closed literature study meetings at 7 p.m. on Fridays at New Brook United Methodist Church, 265 Old Durham Road, Roxboro.

AA BACK ROOM GROUP meets at 6 p.m. on Sundays at the Hurdle Mills Fire Department.

SAFE HAVEN OF PERSON COUNTY SUPPORT GROUP meets 6:30-8 p.m. on Thursdays at 119 S. Main St. For more information, call 336-597-8699.


The PERSON COUNTY HIGH SCHOOL ALUMNI CLASS OF 69 will be meeting Saturday, September 15 at 3 p.m., at the First Baptist Church, 14 Main Circle, Roxboro. Please plan to attend this very important - Agenda for Upcoming Class Reunion. Contact numbers for more information: Phyllis - 336-599-6410 and Louise - 336-599-8898


The PERSON COUNTY HABITAT for Humanity Yard Sale will be at 108 Carver Drive on Friday, September 14, 8 a.m. - 5 p.m. and Saturday, September 15, 8 a.m. - 2 p.m. New items, furniture, appliances and decorative items, toys, books, building materials. Donated items will be accepted. 50% OFF EVERYTHING. ALSO THE FOLLOWING FREE ITEMS: flat screen monitors, keyboards and network adapters.

The AMERICAN RED CROSS has scheduled several blood drives for September and October.

There will be a blood drive 1:30-6 p.m., Sept. 20, at the National Guard Armory, 605 Burlington Road. Contact Dale Eggert at 336-597- 2927 for an appointment.

There will be a blood drive 8:30 a.m. - 1 p.m., Tuesday, October 2, at the Roxboro Community School, 115 Lake Dr.

There will be a blood drive 8 a.m. - 1 p.m., Sunday, October 14, at Theresa Baptist Church, 3919 Chub Lake Rd. Call Bert Sherman at 336-597-4522 to schedule your appointment.

Donors may call 1-800-REDCROSS or go online to www.redcrossblood.org and enter your zip code to make an appointment for any blood drive.

PERSON COUNTY SUCCESS INITIATIVE now offer evening and daytime classes. If you are interested in increasing your income, managing finances and qualifying for Habitat Housing contact The Christian Help Center at 336- 599-6071 for more information. Our next evening class begins Sept. 6, 5:30-8 pm. Dinner and childcare provided.

SUPERIOR COURT JUDGE CAROLYN THOMPSON will be at the Person County Office Building, 304 S. Morgan St., from 7-8:30 p.m., Thursday, Sept. 13, for a “Meet & Greet.” For more information, contact Brother Larry Downey at 919-482-5630.

APPLE DAY AT RALEIGH FARMER’S MARKET - Thursday, Sept. 27. Celebrate NC‘s Apple Harvest with free apple dessert samples, recipes and more. There will be plenty of home grown apples and apple products for purchase. Lunch “on your own” (bring money) at the Farmer’s Market Restaurant. Departing Person County Senior Center at 9:30 a.m.; Lunch 11 a.m.; and Market browsing 12 noon - 2 p.m. Trip cost $5. Limited to 13 participants. For more information, please call Person County Senior Center at 336-599-7484.

NC STATE FAIR MOTOR COACH TRIP FROM ROXBORO - Tuesday, October 16. Seniors age 65 and over get in free every day of the Fair, on Tuesday, October 16, they can also enjoy a free Bojangles’ breakfast and entertainment at the Senior Citizen Fun Festival. The bus will leave promptly at 7:30 a.m. from 121 Depot St in Uptown Roxboro and return around 4 p.m. Cost: $20 per person. To register, please visit Person Senior Center and pay the trip fee. Limited to 50 participants. For more information, please call Person County Senior Center at 336-599- 7484.

BILTMORE ESTATE, ASHEVILLE & BLUE RIDGE PARKWAY BUS TRIP - December 3-6. Cost $450 per person. Register before September 26. A four (4) day, three (3) night motor coach trip, visiting the Folk Art Center and the Parkway’s Visitor Center. Includes six (6) meals: three (3) breakfasts and three (3) dinners. A $75 deposit is due with registration and final balance is due September 26. Travel insurance available for purchase at time of deposit. There are 15 more spots available for this trip. For more information, please call Person County Senior Center at 336-599-7484.

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