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Woman charged with exploitation of the elderly - Asheboro Courier Tribune

Tue, 04/25/2017 - 21:59

Asheboro Courier Tribune

Woman charged with exploitation of the elderly
Asheboro Courier Tribune
PITTSBORO — In March, the Chatham County Sheriff's Office received a report of financial exploitation of the elderly. The primary suspect, Wendy Pate, 44, of 2992 Arthur Teague Road, Siler City, was identified as a relative of the victim. According to ...

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NC woman used elderly relative's info to pay husband's log-truck loan, deputies say - WNCN

Tue, 04/25/2017 - 16:58

WNCN

NC woman used elderly relative's info to pay husband's log-truck loan, deputies say
WNCN
PITTSBORO, N.C. (WNCN) — A Siler City woman used an elderly relative's financial accounts to pay her cell phone bill, buy thousands of dollars of Walmart merchandise and make loan payments on her husband's log truck, deputies said. Wendy Pate, 44, of ...

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Chatham weighs 'megasite' spending to lure industry - Durham Herald Sun

Mon, 04/24/2017 - 15:06

Durham Herald Sun

Chatham weighs 'megasite' spending to lure industry
Durham Herald Sun
Chatham County commissioners are weighing whether to invest $125,001 to help bring water and sewer service to industrial megasites planned near Moncure and Siler City. The money could garner the county 13 miles of new pipe, another million gallons ...

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Murphy named president of Lazar - Furniture Today

Thu, 04/13/2017 - 16:09

Furniture Today

Murphy named president of Lazar
Furniture Today
SILER CITY, N.C. — Ronnie Murphy has been named as the president of Lazar, a privately owned upholstery manufacturer. Murphy succeeds Robert Luce, who is stepping down from day-to-day activities to serve in a strategic capacity, officials said. Murphy ...

Chatham to hold hearings on megasite option agreements needed for infrastructure grants - Chatham Journal Weekly

Tue, 04/11/2017 - 14:10

Chatham Journal Weekly

Chatham to hold hearings on megasite option agreements needed for infrastructure grants
Chatham Journal Weekly
Pittsboro, NC – The Chatham County Board of Commissioners has scheduled public hearings at the Historic Courthouse in Pittsboro on April 17, 2017 at 6 pm on proposed option agreements to purchase the Chatham-Siler City Advanced Manufacturing ...

Day of the Books festival at Bray Park on April 29 - Chatham Journal Weekly

Fri, 04/07/2017 - 13:34

Chatham Journal Weekly

Day of the Books festival at Bray Park on April 29
Chatham Journal Weekly
Siler City, NC – Chatham County Partnership for Children invites the community to the Day of the Books, a family celebration of literacy, multiculturalism and the arts. Also known as El Día de los Libros, this bilingual festival is built on the ...

Severe Thunderstorm Warning - WFMY News 2

Mon, 04/03/2017 - 22:24

Severe Thunderstorm Warning
WFMY News 2
At 600 PM EDT, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near Camp Springs to 10 miles south of Siler City, moving east at 45 mph. HAZARD...60 mph wind gusts. SOURCE...Radar indicated. IMPACT...Expect damage to roofs, siding, ...

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Chapel Hill, Siler City to build stronger ties with immigrants - Durham Herald Sun

Mon, 04/03/2017 - 20:49

Durham Herald Sun

Chapel Hill, Siler City to build stronger ties with immigrants
Durham Herald Sun
A UNC initiative aims to build stronger communities by helping immigrants and refugees feel more at home in Chapel Hill and Siler City. The towns were chosen last week for the competitive Building Integrated Communities (BIC) initiative – unc.live ...

Prep roundup: Graham wins in final at-bat - Burlington Times News

Sun, 04/02/2017 - 02:48

Prep roundup: Graham wins in final at-bat
Burlington Times News
SILER CITY — Cameron Thompson delivered with a bases-loaded double in the top of the seventh inning to drive in three runs and give visiting Graham a 3-0 victory against Jordan-Matthews in a Mid-State 2-A Conference baseball game on Friday. Chandler ...

Special Weather Statement - WFMY News 2

Fri, 03/31/2017 - 12:33

Special Weather Statement
WFMY News 2
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE DOPPLER RADAR INDICATED A LINE OF STRONG THUNDERSTORMS along a line extending from NEAR Roxboro to 7 miles northwest of Carrboro to NEAR Siler City...AND MOVING northeast AT 40 MPH. Wind gusts up ...

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Jets, Bears split county rivalry - Sanford Herald (registration)

Thu, 03/30/2017 - 04:17

Sanford Herald (registration)

Jets, Bears split county rivalry
Sanford Herald (registration)
SILER CITY - Jordan-Matthews and Chatham Central split their softball rivalry for the season, all in one evening, Wednesday at Jordan-Matthews. Completing a suspended game from earlier this month, with the Lady Bears as the home side, the Lady Bears ...

Sturkie, Katy Cornelia Buckner - Winston-Salem Journal

Thu, 03/30/2017 - 04:02

Sturkie, Katy Cornelia Buckner
Winston-Salem Journal
Ms. Katy, the youngest of nine children, was born in Siler City, NC on September 6, 1953 to Aubrey W. Buckner and Ollie Mae Fox. While Katy's love of life was visible in many ways, her passion was children, from newborns to after-schoolers. Katy worked ...

Tuesday Law Log, 3-28-17 - Asheboro Courier Tribune

Mon, 03/27/2017 - 18:22

Tuesday Law Log, 3-28-17
Asheboro Courier Tribune
Robbie Bellamy, 37, 1409 Spring Ave., Siler City, probation violation. * Rodrick Edwards, 33, 1983 Lamont Norwood Road, Pittsboro, possession of marijuana. * Joseph Rogers, 31, 2727 Rosser Road, Bear Creek, court violations/failure to pay monies.

Chatham woman accused of writing checks in dead boyfriend's name - WRAL.com

Mon, 03/27/2017 - 17:36

WRAL.com

Chatham woman accused of writing checks in dead boyfriend's name
WRAL.com
Siler City, N.C. — A Chatham County woman faces fraud charges in connection with checks written on the account of her dead boyfriend, authorities said Monday. Dana Brooks Scotten, 43, of 1104 12th St. in Siler City, is charged with attempting to ...

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Chatham County woman tried to pass checks in dead boyfriend's name, officials say - WNCN

Mon, 03/27/2017 - 15:15

WNCN

Chatham County woman tried to pass checks in dead boyfriend's name, officials say
WNCN
Dana Brooks Scotten, 43, of 1104 12th St. in Siler City, has been charged with one count of felony attempt to obtain property by false pretense, one count of felony identity theft, one count of felony possession of counterfeit instrument, and one count ...

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Ronda Stubbs named Chatham Chamber Ambassador of the Quarter for first quarter of 2017 - Chatham Journal Weekly

Mon, 03/27/2017 - 02:44

Chatham Journal Weekly

Ronda Stubbs named Chatham Chamber Ambassador of the Quarter for first quarter of 2017
Chatham Journal Weekly
Siler City, NC – Ronda Stubbs has been named the Chamber Ambassador of the quarter for the third time now. She has done an outstanding job as an Ambassador since 2014 and is an amazing person overall. She has never…ever…met a stranger. Ronda ...

The problem is that we have allowed Chatham county to become a bedroom community - Chatham Journal Weekly

Sat, 03/18/2017 - 19:08

The problem is that we have allowed Chatham county to become a bedroom community
Chatham Journal Weekly
Siler City, NC – Tell me how a 1996 $32,000 double wide modular on 9/10 of an acre would ever sell for $98,000 with the addition of a porch and an $18 (yes, I said $18) carport and a utility room all built from scrap and recycled materials. One near me ...

Padgett, Ann Harper Fields - Greensboro News & Record

Thu, 03/16/2017 - 22:45

Greensboro News & Record

Padgett, Ann Harper Fields
Greensboro News & Record
SILER CITY Ann Harper Fields Padgett, age 86, died peacefully on March 13, 2017. Ann was born January 9, 1931 in Greensboro, NC to the late Robah and Martha Fields. She is survived by her two brothers, Roddy H. Fields and wife Barbara and David C.

Missing Burlington teen found safe - Greensboro News & Record

Wed, 03/15/2017 - 19:09

Greensboro News & Record

Missing Burlington teen found safe
Greensboro News & Record
Taylor Clark-Odee was reported missing Monday, police said. She was found safe in Siler City on Tuesday. Additional information was not available. Posted Tuesday, 9:40 a.m.. BURLINGTON — Police are asking for the public's help finding a missing ...

Update: Missing Burlington teen located - Burlington Times News

Tue, 03/14/2017 - 14:40

Burlington Times News

Update: Missing Burlington teen located
Burlington Times News
UPDATE: Burlington police located a teen reported missing. Taylor Clark-Odee was found safe in the SIler City area, police confirmed. ---. Burlington police are searching for a missing teen who may be in Durham or Raleigh. On Monday, the family of ...