March 14, 2018 RSS feed / News

Phone calls threaten violence

Person County sheriff ’s deputies are investigating a report of harassing phone calls after a man reported on March 10 receiving calls from someone who threatened to kill him if he didn’t pay $3,000.  More...

C-T ON VACATION

Elizabeth Blackwell took along her hometown newspaper during a visit to Grayson, Georgia during the Thanksgiving holiday. She also visited the Mall of Georgia for some Black Friday shopping. More...

Registration now open for recreation dept. summer day camp

Registration is now open for the Person County Recreation Department’s summer day camp.  There are two ways to register: visiting the Recreation Department between the hours of 8:30 a.m and 5 p.m. More...

LATEST AGENDA

MEETINGS  DISABLED AMERICAN VETERANS Chapter 72 will meetat 7 p.m. March 15 at the American Legion Building, 218 Chub Lake St. The DAV Auxiliary will meet at the same time. More...

Kiwanis Club now accepting scholarship applications

The Roxboro Kiwanis Club is now accepting applications for its annual scholarships, which are awarded to Person High School and Roxboro Community School students. More...

City facing a stiff insurance hike

For the third year in a row, insurance rates for Roxboro city employees could see a jump big enough to choke a horse.  More...

Correction

The students pictured in last Wednesday’s Read Across America story were misidentified. Their names are, from left to right, Sammie Jo Adcock, Brogon Tong and Cartier Harris.   More...