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Crystal Kelly – Coming Home

August 3, 2017

Story and photographs by Meredith Bernard When Crystal Kelly left Roxboro for Greensboro to study kinesiology at UNCG, she knew she would be coming back home after she graduated to pursue her dream job – but it wasn’t in the medical profession. Even though her college degree was important to her and she worked hard …

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Anna Hester-Martin – RE/MAX

March 3, 2018

Anna Hester-Martin is a native of Person County, where she grew up on a tobacco farm in Hester’s Store, about fifteen minutes southwest of Roxboro and ten minutes south of Hyco Lake.  After graduating from Meredith College she pursued a career in Clinical Research at IQVIA, formerly Quintiles, a Fortune 500 company. However, she has …

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Real Estate Agents – RE/MAX

February 5, 2018
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Real Estate Agents – West and Woodall

February 5, 2018
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Real Estate Agents – Pointer And Associates

February 5, 2018
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Interesting Homes

Hyco Hangout

May 15, 2019

Family Gathering Spot and Vacation Rental By Phyliss Boatwright For locals, Hyco Lake is many things. A place of memories, a place to live, to play, to take the boat or kayak out on a Saturday or Sunday, or a place to visit friends and family who live there. For some, it is a place …

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Lake Front Bargain Hunt – 2018

June 27, 2018

Story by Tamra Finn They say everyone has their fifteen minutes of fame, well in our case, it was thirty minutes and we loved every second of it. HGTV contacted our real estate agent, Gay Pointdexter and asked her if she had any unusual properties on the market that could be featured on their hit …

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South Landing

August 6, 2017

Story by Eva Miles Photographs by Allison Satterfield Clean lines. Warm materials. Pleasant textures. The Southern simplicity of this house will pamper all of your senses. So tasteful, yet exuding tons of charm and character. Plus, in true Southern hospitality, there is room for all of your family and friends. With 4 bedrooms and 4 …

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Original Mayo, Virginia Train Station Resides here on Hyco Lake

September 11, 2019

Story by Tommy Winstead Photos by Taylor Alvis with Aerial Unlimited LLC Located on the main channel of Hyco Lake occupying the 2-acre point lot of South Point Trail sits the original Mayo, Virginia Train Station. Upon entering the home, you recognize the obvious construction features of the train depot. Imagining the anxious hope and …

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Sue the Builder

May 8, 2018

Sue Gates Puts Farm-Gained Knowledge to Use as Homebuilder By Phyliss Boatwright Over the past two decades, many in and around Person County have had to transition from farming and textiles into other careers. Sue Gates of Rougemont used skills she learned on the farm to become a contractor in the home building industry. After …

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Manor on Main

June 20, 2019

A Blend of Old, New, Southern, Midwestern, and Everything in Between Story by Phyliss Boatwright Photos by Mackenzie Clayton, RCS Sophomore Minnesota native Victoria O’Duffy had never been to North Carolina until 2016, when she stepped off a plane at Raleigh-Durham International Airport to move into what is now the Manor on Main Bed and …

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Harbor Cottages

August 28, 2019

Story by Peter Berry Originally published online June 18, 2018. What do you get when you put together a NC Wildlife Commissioner and a Real Estate Broker? A housing development that is sensitive to the environment… This is not a joke! After years of planning with many challenging obstacles to overcome, this model community is …

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Historic Home Retains Original Charm While Gaining Modern Touches

August 6, 2018

By Phyliss Boatwright Dr. Tori Bradsher grew up on Roxboro’s Main Street in a 1920s-era “Four Square style” George W. Kane-built home. After moving away for college and career, she returned to her hometown four years ago to serve as a cardiologist at Person Memorial Hospital – and moved back into her childhood home. “The …

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Sunny View Inn

June 18, 2019

By John Theo Jr. Built in 1894 by Rufus Owen, Sunny View was a privately-owned residential estate for almost a century. In 1982 it became the Patrick Henry Boys Home, but in recent years the non-profit group consolidated their properties and Sunny View once again became available. Enter Sharon and Jimmy Wilborn, local residents and …

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Weekend Home

December 8, 2017

Story by Eva Miles. Photos by Jamie Harris. Peter and Karen Rourk had been searching for six months before finding their perfect home away from home on Hyco Lake in Person County.  Their waterfront property, nestled on a hill among the trees, is a charming weekend retreat.  The Rourks lead busy and fulfilling lives, with …

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