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July 19, 2014 RSS feed / Front Page


A night at the park

Taking their cuts

The Bomb Squad and the Junior Slammers competed in a 13U softball game at Huck Sansbury Thursday night. The team play in the Person County Recreation, Arts and Parks league.   More...


Gonna be hard to recreate James Brown’s persona

Straight Ahead

I don’t know if I’m happy or disappointed that the movie Get On Up has been released. It is entertainer James Brown’s life story and where this thing lands in the ballpark will be hard to predict. More...


Students preview AP classes

Person High School (PHS) students interested in taking advanced placement (AP) courses were given an opportunity this week to preview some of the AP classes offered at PHS and engage in other enrichment activities geared toward academic success.  More...


Do You Know These People?

This week’s photo was taken in the early 1980s and features the owners and employees of a men’s shop in Uptown Roxboro. Do you know the people in the photo? Do you know the name of the men’s shop? More...

Word on the Street

Word on the Street

This week’s question: What is your most enjoyable summertime activity? Vanessa Jones “I enjoy long walks of about a mile and usually try to walk to Mangum’s Store and back from my house.” More...