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May 16, 2015 RSS feed / Front Page


Errors doom Bulldogs in opening-round upset to East Wilkes

Brann K’s 14 as RCS loses in home playoff game for the second consecutive year

The baseball season ended earlier than expected again for the Roxboro Community School baseball team.  East Wilkes led throughout and upset the 10th-seeded Bulldogs 8-6 in the opening round of 1-A West playoffs Wednesday at Optimist Park.  More...


Happy birthday to my ‘lil sister

My younger sister Deb turned 58 last Thursday and though she’s middle-aged, she’s still my baby sister.  More...

The Rock  Free Access 

Dropout rate decreases, work to motivate students to stay in school continues

In March, Person High School (PHS) received the North Carolina Department of Public Instruction’s Consolidated Data Report that includes data on dropout information from the previous school year.  More...

Word on the Street

Word On The Street

This week’s question: How will you observe memorial Day this year?  Brenda Bittner   “We usually go to the lake and hang out.”  Caitlin Blackwell   More...