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September 6, 2017 RSS feed / Front Page


Hurdle Mills F.D. to enter busiest time of year

Editor’s note: This is the first in a series of stories to run this month, which will feature each of Person County’s volunteer fire departments.  F ire departments across Person  County cover a lot of territory. More...

Arts and Entertainment

Art Guild artwork featured in September at the Kirby

Opening reception to be held Sept. 8

The Person County Recreation, Arts and Parks Department, the Person County Arts Council and Piedmont Community College have announced that the Kirby Gallery of the Kirby Cultural Arts Complex in Roxboro will feature artwork by the Art Guild of Person More...


Man charged with tampering

Roxboro police arrested a man early Thursday morning, charging him with cutting an electronic monitoring device off his own ankle.  Victor Wiley, 60, of 701 Old Durham Highway, Roxboro, was charged after Probation and Parole officers responded t More...



Rockets cross the line Friday to face Halifax (Va.)

Person High School football coach Dave Kleine delivered a simple message to his team after getting their first win of the season last Thursday against Bartlett Yancey.  He said, “You can finally breathe.”  He’s hoping that More...