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April 19, 2014 RSS feed / Front Page


Person, Roxboro Community JVs compete in local Easter tourney

Rockets play in fifth-place game at 1 p.m., Bulldogs in third-place game at 4 p.m. today

The junior varsity baseball teams from Person High School and Roxboro Community School competed in the first two days of the annual JV Easter Tournament held at Person.  Person lost their first two games of the tournament, including a tough 2-1 More...


Easter occupies special day in year

Straight Ahead

To me, the celebration of Easter occupies a special day in my year when I can sit down and enjoy my friends, family and the Christian way of life. More...


PHS Teacher Cadets send teachers on Easter egg hunt

Person High School (PHS) Teacher Cadets sent PHS teachers on an egg-finding mission last week to help them have fun and relieve some stress during the busy week before spring break.  The students held the Easter egg hunt before a staff meeting o More...


19 arrested Thursday in latest undercover probe

Investigation continuing, charges forthcoming against additional people

“We didn’t start this with the intentions of having a big round up, but it kept growing and growing.” Person County Sheriff Dewey Jones spoke those words Friday regarding the arrest of 19 people Thursday in connection with recent undercover drug pro More...

Word on the Street

Word on the Street

Editor’s note: Each week, we are venturing out onto the streets of Roxboro looking for Personians to feature and to answer our question of the week for one of our regular features, Word on the Street. More...