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October 15, 2016 RSS feed / Front Page


Rockets blast Pirates, wrap up regular season Monday at Hillside

The Person High School volleyball team sent its two seniors out with a victory and a nice little celebration.  The Rockets coasted past Riverside 25-10, 25-17, 25- 21 in their regular season home finale Thursday. More...


MOLASSES the old timey way

The old times are still alive in Person County.  That was evident on a recent Friday at a shed on Old Allensville Road where three men were busy feeding freshly-cut sorghum cane into a press to extract its juice, which they would later cook down More...


Roxboro HEAR group takes field trip to Virginia

A group of students of Home Educators Association of Roxboro (HEAR) homeschool families recently went on a field trip.  The group took a break from their routine and set out for a new experience. More...

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...