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November 11, 2017 RSS feed / Front Page


Five Burning Questions get answered — Part 1

In this year’s edition of the Fall Sports Preview, we did two separate versions of Five Burning Questions.  Not that we’ve turned the page on fall sports, we’ll answer those questions.   More...


Turkey shoot

Get your baster and carving knife ready, because it’s turkey season at the Allensville Volunteer Fire Department.  Under the light of a full moon, a crowd of over 50 people gathered behind the fire station for the Turkey Shoot, an annual e More...


Battle of the Books

There was a North- South battle in the Person County Office Building Auditorium last Friday, as student bookworms from Person County’s two middle schools competed against each other in the Battle of the Books.  The local competition is par More...


Roxboro man faces felony charges for theft of tools

A Roxboro man is facing two felony charges for breaking into a storage trailer and stealing tools at a residence on Allensville Road.  Chad Elbert Price, 46, who lives at 1561 Polk Huff Road, Roxboro, was arrested Tuesday afternoon and charged w 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...