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March 3, 2018 RSS feed / Front Page


‘Dogs down Knights in season opener

DURHAM — The Roxboro Community School baseball team was down to its last strike.  Northern Durham rallied for two runs in the sixth inning to take a 7-6 lead and were just one pitch from sending the pesky Bulldogs home with a season-openin More...


‘The Risen’ captivates, haunts

A year or so ago, a friend emailed a list of “must read” books, and Ron Rash’s The Risen was on top. It took me a while to get around to it, but the wait was well worth it. More...


RCS students recognize Black History

In honor of Black History Month, the sixth-grade class at Roxboro Community School created projects celebrating the achievements of history’s notable African-American inventors. More...


Roxboro woman faces felony drug charge

Ashlyn Dawn Long, 21, of 776 Industrial Drive, Roxboro, was arrested for felony possession of cocaine and misdemeanor possession of drug paraphernalia after her Feb. 28 arrest by Officer S.F. Leech with the Roxboro Police Department. 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. THIS WEEK’S QUESTION: More...