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JM's Jasmine Brower named finalist in Triangle Rising Stars competition - Chatham Journal Weekly

Tue, 05/09/2017 - 19:12

Chatham Journal Weekly

JM's Jasmine Brower named finalist in Triangle Rising Stars competition
Chatham Journal Weekly
Siler City, NC – Jasmine Brower surprised and dazzled audiences last fall, when she appeared on stage as the patriarch of a Jewish family in Jordan-Matthews High School's production of “Fiddler on the Roof.” jasmine brower Now, that out-of-the-box ...

Chatham EDC President Named to TBJ's “40 Under 40” - Chapelboro.com

Fri, 05/05/2017 - 21:20

Chapelboro.com

Chatham EDC President Named to TBJ's “40 Under 40”
Chapelboro.com
After becoming president of Chatham Economic Development Corporation, or the Chatham EDC, in February 2016, Touchstone led efforts to bring Mountaire Farms — an agricultural food processing company — to Siler City. Mountaire Farms is expected to ...

Severe Thunderstorm Warning - WFMY News 2

Fri, 05/05/2017 - 08:06

Severe Thunderstorm Warning
WFMY News 2
Until 445 AM EDT * At 345 AM EDT, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from 7 miles west of Siler City to near Hoffman, moving northeast at 35 mph. HAZARD...60 mph wind gusts. SOURCE...Radar indicated. IMPACT...Expect damage ...

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Severe Thunderstorm Warning - WFMY News 2

Mon, 05/01/2017 - 23:27

Severe Thunderstorm Warning
WFMY News 2
At 717 PM EDT, a severe thunderstorm was located 9 miles northeast of Siler City, moving east at 45 mph. HAZARD...60 mph wind gusts. SOURCE...Radar indicated. IMPACT...Expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees. Locations impacted include... Chapel ...

Severe Thunderstorm Warning - WFMY News 2

Mon, 05/01/2017 - 23:27

Severe Thunderstorm Warning
WFMY News 2
At 717 PM EDT, a severe thunderstorm was located 9 miles northeast of Siler City, moving east at 45 mph. HAZARD...60 mph wind gusts. SOURCE...Radar indicated. IMPACT...Expect damage to roofs, siding, and trees. Locations impacted include... Chapel ...

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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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