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September 6, 2014 RSS feed / Front Page


Person volleyball snaps two-game losing skid, will host Bulldogs next

Rockets sweep Halifax two days after home loss to South Granville

The Person High School volleyball team needed a win, any kind of win after dropping three out of its last four matches.  That win came just in time as the Rockets swept rival Halifax   (Va.) 3-0 (25-17, 26-24, 25-20), a day after a surprisi More...


‘If you build it, they will come’

Straight Ahead

Wasn’t I just talking about this town going forward and improving itself ? And didn’t I comment that a good, positive sense of purpose creates a direction and an inertia that seeks and is drawn to more like-energies? More...



Activities for the week of Monday, Sept. 8 through Saturday, Sept. 12 at the Person County Senior Center — (SC) Senior Center; (Annex) Parks-n-Rec Annex; (PCOB) Person County Office Building  Monday, sept. 8   9:30 a.m. More...


Do You Know These People?

This week’s photo was taken in February of 1975 and features some Person County pee-wee basketball players battling for control of the ball during a Heart Fund Classic contest. Do you know any of the young players in the photograph? More...

Word on the Street

Word on the Street

This week’s question: who do you think will win the acc football title this year? kevin hickey “It’s got to be Florida State. They have a great team.” rob mcdougle More...