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April 9, 2016 RSS feed / Front Page


Person baseball loses two of three this week

The Person High School baseball team dropped a pair of games this week heading into Friday’s matchup but got some much needed momentum going into the second half of the conference season with a win at Hillside.  The Rockets lost at home to More...


Week of the Young Child

The Person County Partnership for Children (PFC) is sponsoring several events and activities next week in celebration of Week of the Young Child, April 8 through April 16.  More...


Oak Lane students recreate Biltmore Estate

Earlier this year, the fifth-graders at Oak Lane Elementary School went on a field trip to the Biltmore Estate in Asheville.  It just so happened that around that same time, the book club at Oak Lane Elementary School was reading the book Serafi More...


Multi-county regional Rotary Club being formed

A new Rotary Club is being formed in the area. The new club — tentatively called the Rotary Club of the Kerr Tar Region — will draw members from Person, Granville, Vance, Warren and Franklin counties. More...

Word on the Street

Word on the Street

This week’s question:  ted cruz is surging in the republican primaries and cat ching up to Donald Trump. do you think this is good or bad for the republican party and why?  Sam DiBlasi   More...