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August 16, 2014 RSS feed / Front Page


Bulldog, PHS volleyball teams open regular season next week

The fall sports seasons for local high school volleyball teams will get going in a huge way next week.  The Person High School volleyball team, under first-year varsity coach Amanda Ramirez, will be tested early with two tough non-conference mat More...


Plenty of farm-fresh choices in Person County

Straight Ahead

A couple of weeks ago, I received a visit from a local woman who is very involved in promoting Roxboro. She and I had met several times at Karma Restaurant, which was where the current eatery, Brookland Eats, is now located. More...


Student relates foreign exchange experience

How many high schools French students would be fortunate enough to use a personal trip to Alsace, France to improve their writing and understanding of the romantic language?  Not many, but that’s exactly what 17-year old Etelvina Espinosa More...


Do You Know These People?

This week’s photo was taken in the early 1970s and features the championship team in the Person County Recreation Department’s Adult Flag Football League. Do you know any of the team members? More...

Word on the Street

Word on the Street

This week’s question: What is your favorite Robin Williams movies and why?  More...