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October 4, 2014 RSS feed / Front Page


Season-saving win for Rockets

Person stuns Jordan in four sets, now tied for third in PAC -6

The Person High School volleyball team entered Thursday’s PAC-6 showdown with Jordan in desperate need of a victory if it had any hopes of earning one of the conference’s automatic bids into the state playoffs.  If that was even goin More...


‘It’s time to really stay focused’

Straight Ahead

I am keeping a close eye on this Ebola virus event now that it has been diagnosed in Texas on a man traveling from Liberia. The circumstances around this case are about as bizarre as it gets. More...


The right book at the right time

Sometimes, we just need a little encouragement to get through a stressful situation. Sometimes, we need a good book to read to take our minds off the stressful situation. When both are combined in one, it’s a blessing.  More...

The Rock  Free Access 


This is part two of a two-part series about The Rock staff.   ANNA BIVINS  More...

Word on the Street

Word on the Street

This week’s question: What will you be doing this halloween? Jason Engle “My church will be doing a Trunk or Treats at Beulah Baptist Association. We’ll be handing out candy and getting to know folks and then go to the Rockets’ game.” More...