May 9, 2015 RSS feed / News

Do You Know These People?

This week’s photo was taken in 2006 and features the winners and runners-up in the Roxboro Christian Academy Homecoming King and Queen competition held as part of the school’s 2005-2006 sports banquet. More...

Sheriff’s deputies arrest two people on host of drug-related charges

Deputies with the Person County Sheriff ’s Office arrested two people Wednesday on a host of drug-related charges.  After receiving confidential information, sheriff ’s deputies conducted surveillance of the two suspects at various l More...

The Latest Agenda

Meetings  Chi Chapter of Alpha Delta Kappa will present the Mary Earle Berger Scholarship at a dinner held at the Homestead Restaurant on Tuesday May 12 at 5 p.m.   More...

GIVE US A CHANCE

Wells Fargo is a diversified, community-based financial services company providing banking, insurance, investments, mortgage, and both consumer and commercial finance through locations all over the United States and here in Roxboro. More...

What's Going On?

What was going on Thursday morning at 221-A N. Main St. in Uptown Roxboro? The Roxboro Area Chamber of Commerce (RA CC) held a commemorative ribbon cutting to welcome new RA CC member Specialty Design Co. to its new location on Main Street. More...

Good Morning Coffee Hour chat

Person County Economic Development Director Stuart Gilbert talks about economic development in Roxboro and Person County during the Good Morning Coffee Hour held Wednesday morning at Golden Corral. More...

Roxboro woman wins 2 lottery prizes in 3 days, including $150,000

Bettie Yarboro-Jackson, who owns the Southern Treasures Consignments and Antiques store in Roxboro, is celebrating after winning two lottery prizes in three days, including $150,000 in the new $500 Mayhem game.  More...

Kirby Rebirth renovation to be featured on UNC-TV

North Carolina Now will feature the Kirby Cultural Arts Complex on Tuesday, May 12 at 7:30 p.m. thanks to Anna Stone, a native of Person County and current NC State student. More...

Most Special Athletes

The Person County Recreation, Arts and Parks Department hosted the annual Special Olympics of Person County Local Games at Rocket Stadium Wednesday morning. Athletes from across the county competed in a variety of events. More...

‘Let me win, but if I cannot win, let me be brave in the attempt’

Images from Wednesday’s Person County Special Olympics Local Games held at Person High School   More...