December 24, 2016 RSS feed / Front Page


Person boys hoops edge Chargers, play Gretna Wednesday in Gazette-Virginian Holiday Classic

The Person High School boys’ basketball team heads into the holidays with momentum after a 55- 45 victory against Northwood Wednesday in Pittsboro.  The win snapped a threegame losing streak heading into this week’s Gazette- Virgini More...


Raising awareness about hunger

Art students from SMS, Helena participate in Empty Bowls event to benefit Christian Help Center

Some Person County students recently helped bring awareness to and raise money for hunger in the community, one bowl at a time.  The first Empty Bowls event was held Dec. 3.  More...


Roxboro Savings Bank donates to scholarship endowment at PCC

Future Piedmont Community College (PCC) students will benefit from a gift given to the PCC Foundation from Roxboro Savings Bank.  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...