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September 14, 2016 RSS feed / Front Page


Diamond Candles celebrates local

$5,000-ring winner

Roxboro-based Diamond Candles has announced that a Personian is the winner of one of its rare candles containing a $5,000 ring.  There is only a one in 5,000 chance of winning such a valuable ring. More...

Arts and Entertainment

Fall trip to Hill Ridge Farms planned for Oct. 8

The Person County Senior Center is planning a trip to Hill Ridge Farms in Youngsville on Oct. 8.  Travelers will enjoy the Farm Animal Corral, Fish Feeding Dock, Maze, Jumping Pillow, Giant Slide and ride the train. More...


Rockets hammer Northern, host defending state champs tomorrow

The Person High School volleyball team did exactly what it had to do Tuesday against Northern Durham — get the win and do it quickly.  The Rockets made short work of Northern in a 25- 17, 25-22, 25-10 rout to improve to 11-0 on the season. More...