Click here to view the PDFs for this issue.

December 13, 2014 RSS feed / Front Page


Hargrove named Person’s new varsity softball coach

The Person High School softball program finally has its new leader.  The Person County Board of Education recently approved the hire of Prentice Hargrove as the Rockets’ new varsity softball coach.   More...


Six Christmases worth remembering

straight ahead

I was sitting in my kitchen this morning, drinking some nice Italian medium roast and thinking about the upcoming Christmas holidays.  Some of my best and strongest memories came on those days while I was a boy rather than an adult.  That&r More...



Activities for the week of Monday, Dec. 15 through Friday, Dec. 19 at the Person County Senior Center — (SC) Senior Center; (Annex) Parks-n-Rec Annex; (PCOB) Person County Office Building  Monday, Dec. 15   More...

The Rock  Free Access 

Jeremy Clayton — ‘Voice of the Rockets’

Jeremy Clayton, a 1990 Person High School (PHS) graduate, is the “ Voice of the Rockets.” He broadcasting play by play for the PHS Rockets’ football and basketball games, as well as postseason volleyball games.  Clayton said 13 More...

Word on the Street

Word on the Street

This week’s question: What is your favorite Christmas song?  cristina adams O Come, O Come, Emmanuel.   More...