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October 21, 2017 RSS feed / Front Page


Phoenix run through Rockets, 31-16

The McMichael High School football team used a big second half to pull away from Person, 31-16 Friday in Mayodan.  The Rockets drop their fourth game in a row, all by at least two scores, to fall to 2-7 on the season and 1-4 in Mid-State Confere More...


Fall at Mayo Lake

Fall at Mayo Lake Park means crappie season, bright red maple trees, whitetail deer and warm cabins.  More...


Mayor receives German exchange students

More than 30 people filled the training room of the Roxboro Police Department to help Mayor Merilyn Newell welcome a group of German exchange students, who are part of an exchange program with Person High School.  More...


Break-in attempt reported

A Rougemont woman told deputies someone appeared to have tried to break into her home.  The woman, who lives on Oak Hill Drive, told deputies on Wednesday that she had tried to lock her door as she was leaving her home, but the key would not go 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...