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September 3, 2016 RSS feed / Front Page


Bulldogs rally past Webb to highlight busy week

34-game NCAC winning streak snapped Tuesday at Franklin Academy

The Roxboro Community School volleyball team desperately needed something good to happen less than 24 hours after seeing its stranglehold on the North Central Athletic Conference get wrestled away at Franklin Academy.  The Bulldogs got just tha More...


Eskins produces ‘burn the biscuits good’ tale

For months, I’d seen it pop up on my Audible “great listens” lists, but couldn’t commit to listening to — or reading — it. I had previously seen it on Goodreads and other sites that touted it as a must-read. The book sounded great. More...

The Rock  Free Access 


This year’s Rock’s staff members introduce themselves:   HUNTER WILLIAMS  More...



This week’s photo was taken in 1976 and features the regular season and tournament champions of the recreation department’s Junior Boys Basketball Church League. Do you know any of the members of the team? More...

Word on the Street

Word on the Street

Editor’s note: Each week, we are venturing out onto the streets of Roxboro looking for Personians to feature and to answer our question of the week for one of our regular features, Word on the Street. More...