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October 14, 2017 RSS feed / Front Page


Unhappy Homecoming for the Rockets

The Person High School football team had its chances to possibly pull a major upset, but penalties and missed opportunities proved to be too much to overcome in its 31-10 loss to Northern Guilford Friday on Homecoming Night in Rocket Stadium.  More...


Chihuahua rescue group retrieves HARVEY DOGS

Eleven chihuahuas displaced by Hurricane Harvey were brought to Woodsdale Animal Hospital on Sunday, Oct. More...


RCS student wins NCHSAA Award

On Tuesday, Sept. 5, Roxboro Community School (RCS) senior Mackenzi Thornburg won the North Carolina High School Athletic Association (NCHSAA) Performance of the Week Award for volleyball.  The award is given to two athletes each week. More...


Junked cars stolen

A Hurdle Mills man reported four scrap cars stored on property he owns in Leasburg were stolen. 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...