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The Person County Public Library will host a lock-in Thursday night for area teens. more
Roxboro and Person County know a thing or two about ushering in a big holiday. The annual Jingle on Main celebration filled the streets of Uptown Roxboro Thursday night. Bands and school choruses … more
The foot traffic in the Person High School cafeteria on Saturday made the place look like any other school day. People turned out in large numbers for the 64th annual Kiwanis Club Pancake … more
Local merchants reported a significant amount of growth in business sales last weekend for Small Business Saturday. A joint effort was formed to promote shopping locally within Person County last … more
Robert Strombeck set out looking for answers. An 18-year-old boy who lost his uncle decided he would best seek the answers he was looking for by serving his country in the U.S. Navy. Little did … more
Many businesses close their doors for the Thanksgiving holidays and with the holiday’s emphasis on food, most people would think restaurants would see their patronage evaporate. But Golden … more
Allied and Axis leaders met in Versailles to bring an end to World War I 100 years ago this week. On Saturday, veterans of several wars – including veterans of that fi rst great international war … more
Roxboro Little Theater’s adaptation of Willy Wonka will hit the stage Nov. 9-10 at 7:30 p.m. and Nov. 11 at 3 p.m. at the Kirby Theater. This show is a part of the 2018-2019 Performing Arts … more
Person High School athlete Magen Elliott has decided to challenge herself athletically, but some of her newest off-the-field challenges are also likely to claim her time going forward as … more
Person High School students enjoyed the annual Homecoming festivities that included a parade down Main Street and culminated with a 49-0 victory over McMichael. Senior Zooma Obeng (left) was selected … more
Members of the Memory Lane Cruisers like putting their classic cars out for display. But they also like helping others and that’s been a big part of their monthly cruise-ins this year. On … more
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