Tractor festival slated next month

The Lord Granville Agricultural Heritage Association will host the 12th annual Harvest Show Oct. 5-7. The show grounds are located at the intersection of 12th and G Streets in Butner.  More...

BRIDGE RESULTS

PERSON COUNTY SENIOR CENTER WEDNESDAY BRIDGE Sept. 5 1 — Ted Michie 2 — Betty Stewart More...

Local cotillion featured in recently published book

The Roxboro chapter of the National League of Junior Cotillion was mentioned in a recentlypublished book by Simon and Schuster, which looks at the role of dance both in author Henry Alford’s life and in the United State’s cultural history More...

Medication Aide Training available at PCC

Piedmont Community College (PCC) will offer a Medication Aide course on the Caswell County Campus beginning Sept. 24. The class will be held on Monday and Wednesday from 1-5 p.m. and Tuesday and Thursday from 2-5 p.m. through Oct. 3.  More...

Community Safety Day

More than 475 people gathered at the Orange County Speedway for Piedmont Electric’s annual Community Safety Day on Saturday. More...

It’s storytime at Person County Public Library

Start your child on the path to reading at Person County Public Library with Baby and Preschool Storytime starting Sept. 12.  Join Amanda Weaver, Youth Services Librarian, for storytime on Wednesdays at 9:30 a.m. More...

BRIDGE RESULTS

PERSON COUNTY SENIOR CENTER LADIES BRIDGE Aug. 22  1 — Judy Long 2 — Martha O’Hara 3 — Frances Friday   More...

This year’s cotillion appointees announced

The Person/Caswell National League of Junior Cotillion launched its 25th year by announcing the newly appointed 2018-19 honorary advisory board, advisory board, senior and junior assistants.  The 2018-19 honorary advisory board is as follows.&nb More...

BRIDGE RESULTS

Results for Roxboro ACBL Duplicate Bridge  Wednesday evening session, Aug. 27  North / South:   More...

Milton museum host speakers

Milton Renaissance Foundation Museum and Visitors Center will host two special presentations during the month of September. On Saturday, Sept. More...

BRIDGE RESULTS

Results for Senior Center Bridge Games for the Week of Aug. 8  Senior Center LADIES Bridge Results   More...

SBC offers free training in organic farming

Piedmont Community College’s Small Business Center is collaborating with the North Carolina Growing Together Project/ Center for Environmental Farming Systems and Caswell County Cooperative Extension service to provide a training on the busines More...

BRIDGE RESULTS

Results for Roxboro ACBL Bridge Games for the Week of Aug. 8  ACBL Duplicat e Bridge Results   First - Rich Helms / Susan Korn  Second - Donna Kurst / Karen Kerrick  More...

Sensory-friendly film airs

The Kirby Theater will air its first sensory-friendly movie, Paddington 2, on Sunday, Aug. 12, 2018 at 2pm. This movie is free to the public.  More...

BRIDGE RESULTS

Results for for the Week of July 25  ROXBORO ACBL DUPLICATE BRIDGE  North / South:   First - Fran Westmoreland / Judy Long  Second - Joe Orenstein / Bob Vick   More...

Youth bring Legally Blonde to the Kirby stage

Roxboro Little Theater’s Youth Production “Legally Blonde Jr: The Musical.” will be staged Friday and Saturday, Aug. 3-4 at 7:30 p.m. and Sunday, Aug. 5 at 3 p.m. More...

Children’s Summer Series continues Friday

The Person County Recreation, Arts and Parks Department, Person County Arts Council and Piedmont Community College are proud to announce Bright Star Theatre performing Chicken Little on Friday, July 27 at 1 p.m.  More...

BRIDGE RESULTS

Results for Senior Center Bridge Games for the Week of July 19  Senior Center Duplicat e Bridge Results  North / South:   First - Ted Michie / Lee Thomas  More...

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...