Monthly Archives: April 2020

Person High School’s Evolving Women’s Golf Team

By Yesenia Garcia Person Early College for Innovation and Leadership (PECIL) student Are you interested in being part of a sports team that makes you feel special because you’re helping it grow? A sport where you not only learn the skill of playing, but where you get to build new friendships and leave a legacy behind? If so, Person High ...

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Rock ‘n Read Fundraiser

By Sue Brooks The Halifax County-South Boston Public Library recently held its fourth annual early literacy fundraiser. This year’s fundraiser was titled “Rock ‘n Read.” Fourteen local artists donated their time and talent to paint nine donated guitars, four ukuleles, and one hand-built cigar box guitar. The early literacy fundraising event came to be four years ago when the First ...

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not just a hardware store

by phillip gillis the store felt... different. yellow numbers- once vibrant-painted on the uneven concrete floor- stretched the length of the building (chipped and tattered). painted by a grandfather repainted by a son rerepainted one last time by a grandson every five feet- once measured wire- once measured chain- once measured rope- now lay lifeless covered in dust. “If you ...

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Disc Golf – In Search of The Kraken & Sasquatch

Story and photos by Paul Liggitt Roxboro is a northern Piedmont town whose history was shaped by textile and tobacco commerce. In more recent years it has become a destination for big city dwellers from Durham, Raleigh, and Chapel Hill who want a quieter lakeside getaway. Many have made Hyco Lake and Mayo Lake their weekend happy place to enjoy ...

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There’s Worth in the Wait

“A Farmer’s Life” Story and photos by Meredith Bernard Some of the best lessons I’ve ever learned in life I owe to cattle, crops, a farmer and a piece of dirt. As unpoetic as that may sound, it’s birthed from a life I never dreamed I’d be living and, as I now know it, a life I wouldn’t have any ...

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Keller Williams – Rachel Zamorski

Rachel Zamorski Keller Williams 202 Millstone Drive Hillsborough, NC 27278 (919) 323.6068 www.rachelzamorski.com rachel@rachelzamorski.com

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The Adventures of Frankie – 20 – Showdown / Birthday Boy

Saturday was the only day of the week Mom had time to fix a big breakfast. Frankie’s eyes weren’t even open as the slightest scent of bacon floated in the air nudging him out of his deep sleep. The smell of coffee filled his nose as he took a deep breath and stretched. First thing every morning, Dad started coffee ...

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The Adventures of Frankie – 19 – Brain Freeze

Scrawny Ronnie, the New Kid, Pretty Paulette, Rita the Red Head and Frankie were on a mission, single file, peddling their bicycles into town. Frankie had just caught up for the second time after slipping the chain back on. Rita was doing her best to keep up on Paulette's old bike. The new kid had told them about a new ...

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