January 21, 2017 RSS feed / Editorial

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‘What has happened to our county’s moral fiber?’

Much of the overtone we have read since a fairly sizable drug raid and arrests began Thursday in our city and county is that Person County Sheriff ’s Office officials should ignore such drug-related charges and just allow illegal drug activity More...

Urban-rural gap isn’t new

RALEIGH One of the best gifts I received this Christmas was a history book entitled The Country Church in North Carolina. (Yes, I’m just that nerdy.) More...

PULSE POLL

THE QUESTION: The Senate has passed a measure to take the .rst step toward repealing Obamacare. Would you like to see the Affordable Care Act replaced?  NEXT WEEK’S QUESTION:   More...

‘Those who need food in our county will have just as much available as before’

To the editor:  The article about the closing of David Blackwell’s food pantry in The Courier-Times on Jan. More...

‘Person County has a place for those in the community to come when they have a need’

To the editor:  I am the director of the Christian Help Center in Roxboro and the largest Food Pantry in Person County affiliated with the Food Bank of Central and Eastern North Carolina (CENC).  We are open every day, Monday through Friday More...

Grateful for support of Person County Warming Center

To the editor:  When temperatures drop below 10 degrees, there will be a warm place for all. More...