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February 20, 2016 RSS feed / Front Page


Rockets Getting Ready

Athletes from Person High School opened practice for spring sports this season. The teams were forced to delay practice for a day because of winter weather Monday, but got started Tuesday and had a beautiful sunny day to workout Wednesday.   More...


The Griffin Fountain Family  Free Access 

Griffin Fountain, the son of Robert Fountain and Clara Cunningham, was born Jan. 8, 1856 in Cluster Springs, Virginia just across the line of Person County, North Carolina. More...


Bethel Hill Science Fair

Bethel Hill Charter School fifth- and sixth-grade students prepared science fair projects on a variety of topics. The projects were judged on Feb.  More...


Roxboro man arrested after grand jury hands up indictments

Deputies with the Person County Sheriff ’s Office arrested a Roxboro man Thursday on multiple drug-related charges after the Person County Grand Jury handed up indictments earlier in the week. More...

Word on the Street

Word on the Street

This week’s question:Who do you think will be the presidential candidates in November? More...