June 7, 2014 RSS feed / Education

1,500 books

The Roxboro Community School BETA Club recently collected over 1,500 books for North Elementary School students. Each North student was invited to the media center to select six books. More...

PHS senior receives scholarship from ADK

Hannah Mattson was honored as the recipient of the Mary Earle Berger Scholarship at Chi Chapter of Alpha Delta Kappa’s May meeting at the Homestead Restaurant.  Mattson is the daughter of Jim and Grace Mattson.  More...

RCA students place in academic testing competitions

Roxboro Christian Academy (RCA) third-grader Lauren Talley recently competed with nearly 75 other third-graders in the North Carolina Christian School Association (NCCSA) elementary math test competition and tied for second-place. More...

Retired School Personnel honors PHS seniors with scholarships

Person County Retired School Personnel held its annual auction to benefit the Dr. David Rogers Scholarship Fund. Four graduating seniors from Person High School were honored as the 2014 scholarship recipients.  More...

NC 529 Scholarship Contest announces 100 winners

Winner from Person named

Raleigh ­— To celebrate College Savings Day, May 29 (5/29), the NC 529 Plan selected 100 winners of the first ever NC 529 Scholarship Contest. More...

Bethel Hill students win essay contest

Sixth-grader Annie Elliott and fifth-grader Zoe Russell, both from Bethel Hill Charter School, were awarded certificates and a $50 check each by the Thomas Person chapter of the Daughters of the American Revolution for winning the district essay cont More...