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Beekeepers offering introductory course

The Person County Beekeepers Association will be teaching an Introduction to Beekeeping course beginning Jan. 9, 2020. The class will be held each Thursday evening at 7 p.m. for 10 weeks in the …

PCC staff ready to help with financial aid forms

Need help completing the Free Application for Federal Student Aid form as you prepare for college? The Piedmont Community College team is offering support from 9 a.m.- 12 p.m., Saturday, Oct. 26, at …

The latest Agenda

The Committee to elect Keith Sutton for State Superintendent, is sponsoring a fish fry at 11 a.m., Oct. 19, in the AutoZone parking lot, 401 S. Madison Blvd. Fish plates will be sold for $8 and will …

Enjoy some chocolate, but practice moderation

Our National Extension Association of Family Consumer Sciences conference was held recently in Hershey, Pa. One of the workshops was about the health benefits of chocolate. Chocolate contains certain …
Sports
The Bulldogs huddle up before Wednesday's match against Voyager Academy.
Slow starts doom Dogs’ in 3-set loss
The Bulldogs kept it close in the first and third sets, but fell to Voyager Academy Wednesday in three sets (25-23, 25-18, …
thursday night mixed league
Week 7 Standings Team Points Won Time to Spare 115.5 Causing Trouble 111.5 Pick Up Artist 108.5 Ball …
Person's Aaliyah Jones completes a kill against Northeast Guilford in Thursday night's contest.
Person overwhelms undermanned NE Guilford
Person High School volleyball coach Amanda Ramirez got exactly what she wanted Thursday night. Following an unexpected three-set …
Taylor earns all-conference honors in league championship
Roxboro Community School’s conference season on the cross country course came to an end Wednesday at Flaherty Park in Wake Forest …
Dareck Luebbert, right, and Justin Martinez baddle for the ball Monday afternoon.
Bulldogs fall on Senior Night
Despite their chances, the Roxboro Community School Bulldogs fell to Henderson Collegiate 2-0 on senior night Monday. The teams …
Opinion
Ending unreasonable political gerrymanders
After a number of false starts and lawsuits, legislators have handed over their latest iterations of voting districts to a panel of …
Lessons learned from a life in the spotlight
What lessons can we learn from one of North Carolina’s most colorful political figures who served as attorney general, lost a …
Creating alternatives to mass transit
In 2012, 92 percent of North Carolina workers commuted to their place of employment by automobile. By 2018, that share had dipped to …
Lessons learned from a life in the spotlight
What lessons can we learn from one of North Carolina’s most colorful political figures who served as attorney general, lost a …
Librarian appreciates volunteer effort
To the editor: The Person County Public Library staff would like to express our sincere gratitude to the Friends of the Person …
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