The latest Agenda

  • Vintage Market Day, will be held from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., Saturday, Oct. 12, at The Shops of Hall’s Way, 44 Gordon St., Roxboro.
  • Memory Lane Cruisers’ Car Club, will have a cruise-in at 2 p.m., Saturday, Oct. 12, in Roxboro Square, 355 S. Madison Blvd., Roxboro.
  • Piedmont Electric Membership Corp., will host a community day from 1-4 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 12 at Credar Grove Ruritan Club, 6116 Efland Road, Cedar Grove.
  • The Prospect Hill Fire Department, will hold its fall stew sale at 11 a.m., Saturday, Oct. 12. Cost is $7 per quart. The Department is located at 11621, NC Highway 86 S., Prospect Hill.
  • Historic Elmwood, will be the site of an open house at 3 p.m., Oct. 13 in celebration of the 92nd birthday of Frances Winstead Rudder. The home is at 928 Ralph Winstead Road, Leasburg.
  • The Bethel Hill Charter School, board of directors will hold its monthly meeting at 7 p.m., Tuesday, Oct. 15 at the school.
  • Piedmont Community College, will host a Town Hall Criminal Justice Forum from 7-8:30 p.m., Tuesday, Oct. 15 in Barnette Auditorium. Featured speakers include Roxboro Chief of Police David Hess, Person County Sheriff Dewey Jones and Averett University criminal justice professor James Hodgson. The event is free. For more information, call 336-322-2194.
  • The Person County Unit, of the NAACP will meet at 7 p.m., Tuesday, Oct. 15 at Quinn’s Chapel A.M.E. Church, 824 Durham Road, Roxboro. An executive board meeting will take place at 6 p.m.
  • Friends of the Person County Senior Center, at 87 Semora Road, will sponsor a Brunswick stew and bake sale fundraiser from 11:30 a.m. - 3 p.m. Friday, Oct. 18. Cost is $8 per quart. Tickets may be purchased at the Senior Center, and ACI Physical Therapy, 337 S. Madison Blvd. behind La Cocina.
  • The Ceffo Volunteer Fire Department, will host a stew beginning at 11:30 a.m., Saturday, Oct. 19. Stew costs $7 per quart. Pre-orders can be called in to 336-599-5311 or emailed to
  • Safe Haven of Person County, will hold its annual Color of Hope Gala fundraiser benefiting Safe Haven of Person County at 5 p.m., Oct. 19 at the Manor on Main Bed and Breakfast, 400 N. Main St., Roxboro. There will be drinks, food and a silent auction. General admission is $25, semi-formal attire recommended.
  • NEW Coffee and Conversation, is an opportunity for residents to gather to discuss local issues in a non-partisan forum. It will be held from 9-10 a.m., Saturday, Oct. 19 at 705 Durham Road, Roxboro, the former site of Kimbrough’s Florist and now home to the Person County Tourism and Development Authority..
  • The Roxboro Moose Lodge, will host its annual Mooseheart Founders Day from 8 a.m. until on Oct. 19. Activities include a car and bike show, a safe ID program, a fall arts & crafts market, a coloring competition for children, a 50/50 drawing and a cornhole tournament. There will also be live entertainment throughout the day and food will be available for sale. The Roxboro Moose Family Center is at 480 Burlington Road, Roxboro.
  • The American Red Cross, is planning the following blood drives during the month of October. The first will befrom 8:30 a.m. - 1:30 p.m., Thursday, Oct. 24 at Roxboro Community School, 115 Lake Drive, Roxboro. Call 336-597-0020 to schedule an appointment. On Friday, Oct. 25 from 11 a.m. - 3 p.m., the Roxboro Police Department will host a blood drive, Call 336-599-8345 or 336-597-2927 to schedule an appointment.
  • A family reunion, for the descendants of Charlie Brady Clayton and Martha Frances Clayton will be held at 1:30 p.m., Oct. 27 at Stories Creek Primitive Baptist Church, 600 Stories Creek Road, Roxboro. Guests are asked to bring a covered dish to share.


  • Al Anon, meets at 7 p.m. on Thursday nights at Roxboro Presbyterian Church, 319 Lamar St., Roxboro.
  • The Person County Republican Party, meets the third Thursday of each month at 6:30 p.m., at La Piazza Italian Restaurant, 35 Abbitt St., Roxboro.
  • AA Champions Group, meets at New Brook United Methodist Church, 267 Old Durham Road, at noon Tuesdays and Fridays; at 8 p.m. Wednesday; and at 1 p.m. Saturdays.
  • The NA Homegroup of Roxboro, meets several times each week in the Parrish House of St. Mark’s Episcopal Church, 422 N. Main St., Roxboro. Meetings are held from 6:30 – 7:30 p.m. on Mondays; noon to 1:15 p.m. on Wednesdays; 1-2 p.m. on Saturdays; and 7-8 p.m. on Sundays. For more information, call 336-583-7848.
  • Dual Recovery Anonymous, meets at 7 p.m. Thursdays at Concord United Methodist Church, 70 Concord Church Road, 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.
  • 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.

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  • TOPS (Take off pounds sensibly), meets each Tuesday at Grace United Methodist Church, in the lower level Fellowship Hall. Weigh-in begins at 9 a.m., followed by the meeting at 9:30 a.m. The church is located at 313 Church St., Roxboro.
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