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Been with Tracfone for probably 10 years now and cost is around $150/year

Thu, 02/09/2017 - 16:37
Date: Thu, 02 Feb 2017 23:34:57 -0500 From: Dave Cohen Subject: Re: seeking info on no-contract cell phone carriers… Depends on usage. I don’t use cell phone a lot. I’ve been with Tracfone  for probably 10 years now, my cost is around $150/year (yes, per year). Again, tho, I don’t use it much – this […]

A Christian’s Journey in Social Justice presentation on Feb 9 at 7pm at St. Bartholomew’s Church in Pittsboro

Thu, 02/09/2017 - 16:30
Date: Thu, 2 Feb 2017 12:42:08 -0500 From: Karen Ladd Subject: A Christian’s Journey in Social Justice St. Bartholomew’s Social Justice Committee invites you to Attend an evening with Karen Ziegler, Coordinator of MoveON, Durham. Rev. Ziegler ( MDiv. Union Theological Seminary, DMin. NY Theological Seminary), former pastor of Metropolitan Community Church of NY in […]

Wake Up Wednesday networking group in Pittsboro looking for sponsors

Thu, 02/09/2017 - 15:51
Date: Wed, 08 Feb 2017 11:38:39 -0500 From: Jeff Subject: Wake Up Wednesday looking for Sponsors Wake Up Wednesday is the largest networking group in Pittsboro. We are having our quarterly after hours mixer March 7th at the Pittsboro Roadhouse from 6pm-8pm. Please mark your calendar! We are also looking for a few $50 sponsors […]

Having voted at the same polling place since 1964, not particularly worried about disenfranchisement

Thu, 02/09/2017 - 15:49
ate: Wed, 8 Feb 2017 16:45:21 -0500 From: “John R Dykers” Subject: registered voter Thanks of Mike Fox for connecting us to the public link for our fast changing world. I tried twice and was declared non existant. Having voted at the same polling place since 1964, I am not particularly worried about disenfranchisement, but […]

Lilly Den Farm is now accepting Young Farmer Summer Camp applications

Thu, 02/09/2017 - 14:49
Date: Wed, 8 Feb 2017 15:25:52 +0000 (UTC) From: Mackenzie Withington <*protected email*> Subject: Young Farmers Summer Camp Registation Lilly Den Farm is now accepting Young Farmer Summer Camp applications.Young Farmers connects children (ages 8-14) to the wonder and beauty of the farm through food, nutrition, farming, and participation in traditional crafts.Young farmers will join […]

Edge Aveda Men is teaming up with Fair Game Beverage & Alberello for tasting event Feb 9 from 5-7 pm

Thu, 02/09/2017 - 14:29
Date: Wed, 08 Feb 2017 09:38:04 -0500 From: Heather Lloyd Subject: Chatlist For Thursday the 9th! Three local businesses are joining forces for a unique event TODAY February 9th from 5 to 7pm! Edge Aveda Men (salon/barbershop located at The Veranda in Briar Chapel) is teaming up with Fair Game Beverage (craft distillery rooted in […]

Merritt’s Chapel Chicken and Dumplings Supper on February 11, 4-8 pm

Wed, 02/08/2017 - 20:16
Date: Tue, 7 Feb 2017 07:35:41 -0500 From: Lori Hawkins Subject: Merritt”s Chapel Chicken and Dumplings Supper The cooks at Merritt’s Chapel are firing up the stoves this weekend, Saturday February 11 from 4-8pm, to bring you some of the most delectable chicken and dumplings you might ever eat. This is an all you can […]

Chatham County Directory of Garden Centers, Plant Farms and Nurseries

Wed, 02/08/2017 - 19:00
Date: Tue, 07 Feb 2017 01:49:50 +0000 From: Maggie Frantz Subject: Chatham County Directory of Garden Centers, Plant Farms and Nurseries Chatham County Extension Master Gardeners are creating a directory of retail garden centers, plant farms and nurseries in Chatham County that sell directly to the public. When complete, the directory will be available on […]

We are on a journey here

Sat, 02/04/2017 - 04:33
Date: Mon, 16 Jan 2017 10:15:09 -0500 From: Peter James Fulton Subject: We are on a journey here Regarding the comments of the skin color of the two young men that “stepped up” after wiping out the mailbox. It is obvious why skin color was mentioned,  people need to quit pretending that there is not […]

Apparent sexism and and ageism

Sat, 02/04/2017 - 04:33
Date: Mon, 16 Jan 2017 13:46:47 -0500 From: Steve Smith Subject: Re: “Colorful story” “Anyway, today while I was out two young black men came to my front door and told my wife that it was they who lost control of their car and did the damage. … [M]y faith in humanity is restored.” Now, […]

We also need to accept the reality that age, sex, height, weight, and skin color are simply readily observable descriptions

Sat, 02/04/2017 - 04:21
Date: Mon, 16 Jan 2017 11:39:30 -0500 From: “John R Dykers” Subject: Taking responsibility Thank you, Pete Jaeger, for publicly giving credit to “two young black men” for honorable behavior that set an example for us all. Susan Bush and L. Ingram also get thanks for sharing a vision of a post racialist society. Note […]

Statement is fully appropriate

Sat, 02/04/2017 - 03:55
Date: Mon, 16 Jan 2017 10:59:42 -0500 From: Elliot Cramer Subject: political correctness Re:  Thanks fellows – I hope my THANKS get back to you – wished I had your names/addresses I’d write a personal note.  My faith in decent folks restored – a lot of people regardless of race would never IMHO done this.  God […]

Would you have felt the need for your post if he had said two white guys?

Sat, 02/04/2017 - 03:44
Date: Mon, 16 Jan 2017 10:37:44 -0500 From: George Subject: Re: Chatham Chatlist #5753 To L Ingram Would you have felt the need for your post if he had said two white guys? Just curious.

Colorful story

Sat, 02/04/2017 - 03:22
Date: Sun, 15 Jan 2017 14:11:48 -0500 (GMT-05:00) From: lingam32443 Subject: Colorful story This story recently appeared recently on the Chatlist: Subject: Faith in Humanity “My faith in humanity is restored.  During the icy road conditions a driver lost control of his car – plowed into my mail box (not he first time, dammit!) – […]

Glad your faith in humanity is restored

Sat, 02/04/2017 - 03:10
Date: Sun, 15 Jan 2017 12:55:46 -0500 From: Susan Bush Subject: Pete Jaeger – restoration of faith in humanity HI Pete, glad your faith in humanity is restored. However,  you felt it necessary to mention the skin color of two individuals who restored that faith. I hope that someday you will no longer find that […]

Steve Panatoski does excellent drywall work and professionalism

Fri, 02/03/2017 - 21:26
Date: Tue, 17 Jan 2017 08:33:50 -0500 From: Karen Mccraw Subject: Drywall Contractor Jack –  a contact is Steve Panatoski – 919-593-2857  – excellent work and professionalism. Date: Mon, 16 Jan 2017 13:02:01 +0000 (UTC) From: Jack Moore Subject: Drywall contractor recommendation I need a drywall contractor to finish a small bath in my basement.  Any recommendation.thanks […]

L. Ingam rips Goodnite Mark

Fri, 02/03/2017 - 20:24
Date: Mon, 16 Jan 2017 16:30:16 -0500 (GMT-05:00) From: lingam32443 Subject: Our Indestructable Goodnight Mark Leaving Town Well, we managed to get thru this Christmas without our Mark begging for a handout. So now, he is more or less telling us he is fed up and moving away- He is always talking about something (usually […]

If you are interested in preparedness for disaster, check out what the Mormons

Fri, 02/03/2017 - 19:19
Date: Mon, 16 Jan 2017 10:43:07 -0500 From: cabe Subject: Goodnite Mark and preparedness Hey Mark, If you are interested in preparedness for disaster, check out what the Mormons (Latter Day Saints) have been doing for generations. Such preparedness is a central part of the LDS tradition (which I acknowledge I am not a part […]

Joe Wagner VFW Post 7313 in Pittsboro is participating in the Teacher of the Year Program

Fri, 02/03/2017 - 19:15
Date: Sun, 15 Jan 2017 23:38:59 -0500 From: Gregory Flood Subject: VFW Teacher of the Year Program The Veterans of Foreign Wars annually recognizes the nation’s top classroom elementary, junior high and high school teachers who teach citizenship education topics regularly and promote America’s history and traditions effectively. This year Joe Wagner VFW Post 7313 […]

BBQ Auction for Siler City Scouting – Unit 924 on February 4th, 4pm – 7 pm

Fri, 02/03/2017 - 16:40
Date: Fri, 13 Jan 2017 16:58:26 -0500 From: Shirille Subject: BBQ Auction In an effort to support Chatham County Youth, we post the following: BBQ – Auction for Silere City Scouting – Unit 924 Saturday, February 4th at First United Methodist Church, 1101 W. Raleigh St., Siler City Bar-B-Que 4:00pm – 7:00pm Drive thru – […]