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May 3, 2014 RSS feed / Front Page


Defining final week of the regular season ahead for Rocket, Bulldog baseball and softball teams

The final week of the regular season will loom large for the local high school baseball and softball teams in Person County.  The Person High School softball team enters the final week of the regular season with a comfortable two-game lead in th More...


‘I’m ready, doc, just show me what to do’

Straight Ahead

Four or five months ago, I underwent a series of epidural injections and thought I was on my way to a recovery from my bulging disc problem in my lower back. More...


TV raffle to benefit German exchange

The Person High School German Exchange Program is selling tickets for a TV raffle through Wednesday, May 14. Tickets are $5 for a 32-inch flat screen TV. The TV will either be a Sony, RCA, Samsung or Visio. The raffle will be held on May 16.  More...


Do You Know These People?

This week’s photo was taken in the early 1980s and features two Person County auctioneers. Do you know the two people in the photo? If you know the people, you can send your guesses via email to More...

Word on the Street

Word on the Street

This week’s question: What will you be doing for Mother’s Day this year?  Ta sha Bradsher  “I know I’ll be working all day, but I’ll come home relax with my family.”  Robbie Bynum   More...