Madagascar features young talent

Join Alex the Lion, Marty the Zebra, Melman the Giraffe, Gloria the hip hip Hippo and, of course, those hilarious, plotting penguins as they bound onto the Kirby stage in the musical adventure of a lifetime.  More...

Performance targets younger audience

Rags To Riches Theatre performs Red Riding Hood on Friday, July 20, 2018 at 1 p.m.  This summer children’s show is free to the public and is part of the 2018 Free Children’s Summer Fridays Series at the Kirby Cultural Arts Complex. More...

BRIDGE RESULTS

Results for Roxboro ACBL Duplicate Bridge Games for the Week of July 9   North / South:  First - J. Timothy Laverty / Tim Stecker  Second - Jennifer Sawyer / Donna Kurst  More...

Children have summer options

Free Friday series returns this week at the Kirby

The Person County Recreation, Arts and Parks Department, Person County Arts Council and Piedmont Community College have announced that Fish the Magish Magic Show will be performed 1 p.m., Friday, July 13, at the Kirby Cultural Arts Complex.  More...

Berry Hill Resort will host Cantaloupe Festival

The 38th Annual Virginia Cantaloupe Festival is coming in late July.  Berry Hill Resort and Conference center will open its lawn to festival goers for the sixth year and a sellout crowd is expected.  The festival will be held 5-10 p.m., Fri More...

BRIDGE RESULTS

Results for Senior Center Bridge Games for the Week of June 27  Senior Center LADIES Bridge Results  First - Judy Long Second - Martha O’Hara Third - Harriet Adcock   More...

Young farmers can access business training

Carolina Farm Credit is now accepting applications for the 10th year of the Ag Biz Planner program.  This e-learning course teaches financial and business planning, budgeting, and other farm management topics that are essential to a farm’ More...

Person County native graduates with honors

Rougemont native Gordon Barnes graduated Cum Laude with a Bachelor of Science in Social Sciences from Chowan University, located in Murfreesboro.  The commencement ceremony took place on May 5 in the Helms Center on the university’s campus More...

Legion officers

The 2018-19 officers of American Legion Post 138 recently took their oath of office. More...

ACBL BRIDGE RESULTS

Results forBridge games for the Week of June 27  Senior Center Duplicat e Bridge Results  North / South:   First - Helen Hobgood / Darcas Woody  More...

Children get a pass on library fines

To provide better access to literature for all local children, the Person County Public Library will no longer charge overdue fines for children’s materials, beginning on July 1.  More...

BRIDGE RESULTS

Results for Senior Center Bridge Games for the Week of June 20  Senior Center Duplicat e Bridge Results  North / South:   First - Paul Williams / Darcus Woody  More...

Semora Baptist VBS open to children ages 3 to 18

A summer’s kids’ event called Shipwrecked VBS will be hosted through June 29 at Semora Baptist Church.  At Shipwrecked, children will discover that Jesus rescues them.  More...

Person Library hosts free classes

The Person County Public Library will host three free events, including a child custody clinic, a photo editing basics class and an introduction to seed saving. More...

ACBL Bridge Results

Results for ACBL Bridge for the Week of June 13  WEDNESDAY EVENING SESSION  June 13   First - Frances Wilkins / Carolyn Woodall   Second - Fran Westmoreland / Judy Long  More...

USDA offers host of new programs for farmers

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

ACBL BRIDGE RESULTS

Wednesday, JUNE 6  First - Darcas Woody / Helen Hobgood  Second - John Barnard / Charlotte Barnard  Third - Judy Long / Ted Michie  Fourth - Joe Orenstein / Bob Vick  More...

BRIDGE RESULTS

Results for Senior Center Bridge Games for the Week of May 30  Senior Center Duplicat e Bridge Results North / South:   First - Paul Williams / Darcas Woody  Second - Betty Stewart / Jean Waldo  More...

Artwork on display at Kirby Gallery

Three artists will be showing their work during the month of June at the Kirby Gallery, located in the Kirby Cultural Arts Complex at 213 N. More...

BRIDGE RESULTS

Results for Senior Center Bridge Games for the Week of May 16  Senior Center LADIES Bridge Results   More...

Annual car show set for June 9 in SoBo

Destination Downtown South Boston, Inc. More...

BRIDGE RESULTS

Results for Senior Center Bridge Games for the Week of May 23  Senior Center Duplicat e Bridge Results  North / South:   First - Darcas Woody / Helen Hobgood  More...

Art Guild artists will be honored Friday night

The Kirby Gallery of the Kirby Cultural Arts Complex in Roxboro will feature the art works of the Art Guild of Person County throughout the rest of May with “Artfest.”  This will mark the 18th annual Art guild show.  More...

BRIDGE RESULTS

Results for Roxboro ACBL Games for the Week of May 16  Wednesday session   First - Fran Westmoreland / Judy Long  Second - Ted Michie / John Westmoreland  More...

New Amazon Series Highlights the Work of Giants in the Film and Television Industry

Moving Images Premieres Today

Frederick, MD - 3 Roads Communications, Inc. More...

BRIDGE RESULTS

Results for Senior Center  Bridge Games for the  Week of May 7  Person County Senior Center Duplicate Bridge results   May 10  More...

Langley will read from her latest novel

Author Dawn Reno Langley will visit the Person County Public Library at 2 p.m. More...

PCC offers truck-driving class

In partnership with TransTech, Inc., Piedmont Community College will offer a truck driver training class beginning with a free orientation course.  With this training, students can be on their way to a new career in a highdemand industry in as l More...

BRIDGE RESULTS

Results for Senior Center Bridge Games for the Week of April 26  Senior Center Duplicat e Bridge Results  North / South:   First - Ted Michie / Lee Thomas  More...

Couple buys home on camera

If you happened to catch HGTV’s “Lakefront Bargain Hunt” last weekend, you may have spotted a familiar face and setting on your screen.  More...

Cambridge Hills car show

The Cambridge Hills car show was held April 19. A large crowd attended to enjoy the vehicles, food, entertainment and much more. The Memory Lane Cruisers, The Hillbillies, Mike Warren, volunteers and staff helped create a successful event.   More...

ACBL DUPLICATE BRIDGE RESULTS

Wednesday, APRIL 18   First - Phyllis Tuck / France Friday  Second - Keith Starr / Helen Starr  Third - Judy Long / Fran Westmoreland  Fourth (Tie) - Joe Orenstein / Bob Vick  More...

‘Dreamgirls’ coming to Roxboro

Roxboro Little Theater will perform “Dreamgirls,” directed by Fred Motley, at the Kirby Cultural Arts Complex on Friday and Saturday, April 27 and 28 at 7:30 p.m., as well as on Sunday, April 29 at 3 p.m.  More...

BRIDGE RESULTS

Results for Senior Center Bridge Games for the Week of April 11   More...

SBC celebrates Small Business Week

Piedmont Community College’s Small Business Center, along with Caswell Creators Network will celebrate National Small Business Week by sponsoring the Caswell Business and Creators Forum.  This event is scheduled for Wednesday, May 2 from 8 More...

BRIDGE RESULTS

Results for Senior Center Bridge Games for the  Week of Aug. 18  Senior Center LADIES Bridge Results   March 28 First - Mabel Cleveland Second - Jean Waldo Third - Linda Bridges  More...

Bailey’s stained-glass artwork on display at Kirby

The Kirby Upper Gallery of the Kirby Cultural Arts Complex in Roxboro is featuring “The Allure of Stain Glass” by Lizzie Bailey.  More...

Student artwork on display beginning next weekend

The Kirby Gallery of the Kirby Cultural Arts Complex in Roxboro will host an opening for Piedmont Community College Spring Student Art Exhibit.  More...

Kiwanians hear of Duke plans

At the February 12, 2018 meeting of the Roxboro Kiwanis Club at La Piazza restaurant in uptown Roxboro, Lt. More...

Survey gathers health concerns

The Person County Health Department is gathering input to determine the top health concerns and issues among people throughout the county.  Residents aged 18 and older who live or work in Person County are invited to take a five- to 10-minute Co More...

Summer camp features “Town Trots”

The Person County Recreation Department is hosting a “Summer Rox Uptown” summer day camp for youth aged 12 to 15. The camp will run from June 18 to Aug. 17, from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.   More...

Library programs will bring history to life in Roxboro

The Person County Public Library will present two American Story programs for children ages eight and up funded by a Library Affiliate Program Grant from the Gilder Lehrman Institute of American History.  The first program, set for 4 p.m., Tuesd More...

ACBL BRIDGE RESULTS

Results for Bridge games for the week of March 21  WEDNESDAY EVENING SESSION, MARCH 21   First - Jean Waldo / Bob Vick  Second - Helen Hobgood / Darcas Woody  More...

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Seniors have sightseeing opportunities coming

Person Senior Center is offering trips to Savannah, Ga. and Biltmore Estate this fall and holiday season via motor coach from Roxboro. Deadline to register is May 7 for the Savannah, Charleston, St. Simons Island and Jekyll Island trip on Sept. More...

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BRIDGE RESULTS

Roxboro ACBL Bridge Results  Bridge Games for the  Week of March 14  Duplicat e Bridge Results  More...

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Looking for some family fun? Here’s an idea

Enjoy an afternoon of activities at the 2nd annual Family Fun Day event, which will be held Saturday, March 24 from 12-2 p.m. at the Person County Office Building, located on South Morgan Street in Roxboro.  More...

Learn to weave your own basket

This basket is a 14” square hoop flat oval made of sea grass plain reeds. It has a lot o uses, from hanging to simple decoration. More...