Click here to view the PDFs for this issue.

April 29, 2017 RSS feed / Front Page


Rockets run past reigning state champs

Person High School boys’ track coach Rob Rogers wasn’t quite sure what to expect from his team after a season-opening loss to Jordan.  What he got after that early-March day has been special.  More...


Lofty retreat

Carpenter builds deluxe tree house

Some people never outgrow their love of tree houses. Art Knowles is such a person. His father built him a treehouse when he was a boy and he built his first one, complete with a trap door, when he was only 12 years old.  More...


Person County Education Foundation announces 2017 scholarship winners

The Person County Education Foundation (PCEF) has announced this year’s winners of its four scholarships — Dr. Thomas D. and Lelia C. Long Scholarship, Sandy Moore Award, Merle S. and Jean H. More...


Do You Know These People?

This week’s photo, which was submitted by Dale Shelton, was taken in the 1960s and features three fishermen on a Bugg’s Island fishing trip. More...

Word on the Street


This week’s question: What do you like about living in Person County?  More...