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Leads on Chatham County Sheriff Dept’s stolen AR-15 rifle, ammo & body armor?

Thu, 02/23/2017 - 17:17
Date: Tue, 21 Feb 2017 10:42:43 -0500 From: Gene Galin Subject: Leads on Sheriff Dept’s stolen AR-15 rifle, ammo & body armor? On February 20, the Chatham County Sheriff’s Office received notification of a larceny from a law enforcement vehicle that occurred in Sanford, NC. Items stolen include an AR-15 rifle, two 30-round magazines, and […]

Chatham Central PTA Chicken Tender Dinner will be March 17

Thu, 02/23/2017 - 15:38
Date: Tue, 21 Feb 2017 10:29:04 -0500 From: Christopher Hart Subject: CCHS PTA Chicken Tender Fundraiser CCHS FFA needs your help! The Chatham Central PTA Chicken Tender Dinner will be March 17th. This is a school-wide fundraiser. Please help us spread the word. CCHS FFA students are also able to raise money for the program […]

on perk testing…

Thu, 02/23/2017 - 15:28
Date: Tue, 21 Feb 2017 09:27:36 -0500 From: Bruce Hively Subject: on perk testing… first let me say that I am not a geologist, hydrologist, or even a digger of holes. however, the way I understand the reasons for perk testing is to find the best possible soil composition and compaction to allow water to […]

Taylor Kish, climate change, and Pascal’s Wager: It all starts local

Thu, 02/23/2017 - 04:43
Date: Mon, 20 Feb 2017 12:31:16 -0500 From: Pat Cabe Subject: Taylor Kish, climate change, and Pascal’s Wager: It all starts local So, the vitriolic Taylor Kish (whoever he, she, it, or they may be) erupts once again, this time railing against the Chatham climate change committee. Part of his (or her or its or […]

What is going on at St. Bartholomew’s in Pittsboro?

Wed, 02/22/2017 - 21:38
Date: Tue, 21 Feb 2017 01:51:41 +0000 From: Lisa Patterson Subject: What is going on at St. Bartholomew’s in Pittsboro? February 23 – Community lunch Open to all every Thursday except Thanksgiving, from 12 Noon until 1 PM. Volunteers are always welcome. February 28 – Pancake supper Celebrate Shrove Tuesday with us! Pancakes served from […]

Sarah Weller Pegna, Chatham Health Alliance Receive National Recognition

Wed, 02/22/2017 - 20:49
Date: Mon, 20 Feb 2017 18:17:09 +0000 From: Shannon Godbout Subject: Sarah Weller Pegna, Chatham Health Alliance Receive National Recognition Chatham County, NC:  The Chatham Health Alliance was recognized with the Health Transformation Award at the Communities Joined in Action conference in San Antonio, Texas on February 16th. The award specifically recognized the work of […]

NC Senator Valerie Foushee Resumes Constituent Services on 2nd & 4th Friday of each month in Pittsboro

Wed, 02/22/2017 - 20:43
Date: Mon, 20 Feb 2017 16:39:10 +0000 (UTC) From: becky knowles Subject: NC Senator Valerie Foushee Resumes Constituent Services Senator Valerie Foushee is again providing non-partisan constituent services for residents of Chatham County.  Her office is located in the first floor conference room of the Central Carolina Community College, 764 West Street, Building 4 in […]

Maryphyllis wastes time writing about Taylor Kish

Wed, 02/22/2017 - 04:15
Date: Mon, 20 Feb 2017 11:04:52 -0500 From: mphorn22 Subject: Re Taylor Kish Oh my word!  Taylor Kish being ressurected from the volley of negative political postings early last year?! That says the far right tea party groups want to get everyone else stirred up in negative ways. Y’all who read this – just know that […]

Thank you to Dr. Dykers and N.A. Booko

Wed, 02/22/2017 - 04:06
Date: Mon, 20 Feb 2017 09:15:16 -0500 (EST) From: Sue Schwartz Subject: Thank you to Dr. Dykers and N.A. Booko It is so nice to read a well-written answer to Taylor Kish’s rant about the Climate Change Committee. Thank you, Dr. Dykers. I neglected to thank N.A. Booko for his recent posts to the ChatList. […]

Attacking Taylor Kish’s behavior, spewing mockery and name calling embarrasses yourself

Wed, 02/22/2017 - 03:31
Date: Mon, 20 Feb 2017 08:22:36 -0500 From: cryptik Subject: Re: Talking back to “Taylor Kish” Brad Page said: “Ms/Mr. Kish’s tone certainly ememplifies hate group jingoism, seeking to stir emotions rather than reasonable discourse.” And yet…here you are, stirred by Kish’s post into what you’d certainly call “reasonable discourse.” It’s also a nice job […]

Why should Chatham County spend any money on a committee on Climate Change?

Tue, 02/21/2017 - 21:37
——————–  11  ——————– Date: Mon, 20 Feb 2017 11:35:53 -0500 From: chathammatters Subject: The Science behind Global Warming, and should Chatham County have a Climate Change Committee? In 1543 Nicolaus Copernicus published his book De revolutionibus orbium coelestium (On the Revolutions of the Celestial Spheres), which formulated a model of the universe that placed the […]

This Week at Chatham County Libraries

Tue, 02/21/2017 - 21:33
Date: Mon, 20 Feb 2017 16:19:17 +0000 From: Susan Clayton Subject: This Week at Chatham County Libraries Did you know the Chatham Community Library has a really neat pop-up book display in the lobby case? It is on loan to us for the month of February! Come check it out. Tuesday, February 21 10am   […]

Willow Oak Montessori Foundation is hosting it’s first 5K on Saturday, April 29

Tue, 02/21/2017 - 19:30
Date: Mon, 20 Feb 2017 10:12:01 -0500 From: Willow Oak Montessori Subject: 5K to support Montessori Education in Chatham Calling all Runners/Walkers, The Willow Oak Montessori Foundation is hosting it’s first 5K to support the creation of a permanent campus for Chatham County’s only Montessori schools. Join us on Saturday, April 29th at 9am for […]

Are you interested in becoming a 4-H sewing volunteer?

Tue, 02/21/2017 - 19:15
Date: Mon, 20 Feb 2017 15:11:21 +0000 From: Ginger Cunningham Subject: Interested in Becoming a 4-H Sewing Volunteer? Are you someone who might be interested in sharing your sewing skills with local young people?  Do you enjoy mentoring youth, increasing your existing sewing skillset, and working in collaboration with other enthusiastic volunteers to make a […]

Had pleasure of dealing with J & W Auto Shop on 15/501 and am so pleased

Tue, 02/21/2017 - 19:09
Date: Mon, 20 Feb 2017 09:42:41 -0500 From: Lmj Subject: car repairs In need of car repairs. I have had the pleasure of dealing with J & W Auto Shop on 15/501 and am so pleased.  They are honest and do absolutely great work.  So very glad they are here in Pittsboro. Lisa Janson

Let’s get Chatham Country Crones to come together to meet and talk about………. stuff

Tue, 02/21/2017 - 18:53
Date: Mon, 20 Feb 2017 08:29:20 -0500 From: Monnda Welch <*protected email*> Subject: Meeting of Crones Hi all. So, there are Chatham Country Crones who come together to meet and talk about………. stuff. If you are a Crone, and would like to come sit in on our little group, please contact me. And you folks […]

Life is full of surprises

Tue, 02/21/2017 - 04:22
Date: Sat, 18 Feb 2017 12:10:55 -0500 From: Carol Hay Subject: Life is full of surprises I agree with Taylor Kish. There are NO farmers or others with real world experience successfully managing natural resources. I don’t know whether the farmer exists who has time to devote to an advisory committee, but it would be […]

What needs to be done is to PUP, prevent unintended pregnancies

Tue, 02/21/2017 - 04:12
Date: Sat, 18 Feb 2017 12:09:55 -0500 From: “John R Dykers” Subject: Taylor Kish post re BOC “climate change advisory committee” “Man-made climate change” is a religious zealotry of the most destructive kind and yet, our BOC uses this hoax as a way to limit, restrict, and punish economic interests essential to the economic prosperity […]

I saw this moth . . .

Fri, 02/17/2017 - 20:48
Date: Mon, 23 Jan 2017 15:06:00 -0500 From: “N.A. Booko” Subject: I saw this moth . . . Late yesterday afternoon, I noticed a grey moth near the little plug-in nightlight at the kitchen sink. Just sitting there, on the switch plate. Don’t see many moths this time  of year.  Three mins later, I saw […]

Picking fresh bananas in Chatham County

Fri, 02/17/2017 - 19:11
Date: Mon, 17 Oct 2016 11:23:12 -0400 From: “N.A. Booko” Subject: Picking fresh banana in Chatham County . . . I planted my two banana trees today. Sufficient fertilizer and  plenty of water to get them off to a good start. How can I not have a bumper crop next season? After all, I am […]