Siler City News

Severe Thunderstorm Warning - WFMY News 2

Fri, 09/01/2017 - 21:19

Severe Thunderstorm Warning
WFMY News 2
At 457 PM EDT, severe thunderstorms were located along a line extending from near Siler City to Hamlet, moving east at 35 mph. These storms may produce a few, brief, funnel clouds. HAZARD...60 mph wind gusts. SOURCE...Radar indicated. IMPACT.

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Special Weather Statement - WFMY News 2

Fri, 09/01/2017 - 20:48

Special Weather Statement
WFMY News 2
SOUTHERN ORANGE...NORTHEASTERN CHATHAM AND SOUTHWESTERN DURHAM COUNTIES UNTIL 530 PM EDT... At 432 PM EDT, Doppler radar was tracking a strong thunderstorm 10 miles northeast of Siler City, moving northeast at 30 mph.

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Central NC under tornado watch - Asheboro Courier Tribune

Fri, 09/01/2017 - 18:58

Asheboro Courier Tribune

Central NC under tornado watch
Asheboro Courier Tribune
ASHEBORO — A tornado watch has been issued for central North Carolina, including southwestern Randolph, northwestern Montgomery and Davidson counties. The National Weather Service has issued the watch until 10 p.m. Friday. Asheboro, Biscoe, Mt.

Thomas Joseph Beneck - The Wilson Times (subscription)

Tue, 08/29/2017 - 03:05

Thomas Joseph Beneck
The Wilson Times (subscription)
SILER CITY — Thomas Joseph Beneck, 78, passed away Friday, Aug. 25, 2017. He was born March 26, 1939, in Schuylkill County, Pennsylvania, to the late Thomas and Anna Beneck. He was a retired construction estimator with T and H Electrical in Wilson.

Thomas Joseph Beneck - The Wilson Times (subscription)

Tue, 08/29/2017 - 03:05

Thomas Joseph Beneck
The Wilson Times (subscription)
SILER CITY — Thomas Joseph Beneck, 78, passed away Friday, Aug. 25, 2017. He was born March 26, 1939, in Schuylkill County, Pennsylvania, to the late Thomas and Anna Beneck. He was a retired construction estimator with T and H Electrical in Wilson.

Thomas Joseph Beneck - The Wilson Times (subscription)

Tue, 08/29/2017 - 03:05

Thomas Joseph Beneck
The Wilson Times (subscription)
SILER CITY — Thomas Joseph Beneck, 78, passed away Friday, Aug. 25, 2017. He was born March 26, 1939, in Schuylkill County, Pennsylvania, to the late Thomas and Anna Beneck. He was a retired construction estimator with T and H Electrical in Wilson.

Gray Stone opens season with 2 victories - Stanly News & Press

Mon, 08/28/2017 - 19:06

Gray Stone opens season with 2 victories
Stanly News & Press
SNAP logo 4. The Gray Stone soccer team opened the 2017 season with back-to-back non-conference victories. The Knights won 2-0 at home versus Mountain Island Charter on Aug. 18 and traveled to Siler City to take on Chatham Charter. Gray Stone 2,.

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Prep roundup: Bulldogs sweep Cummings in volleyball - Burlington Times News

Fri, 08/25/2017 - 03:46

Prep roundup: Bulldogs sweep Cummings in volleyball
Burlington Times News
... 11 kills and 4 digs. Carley Williams added 15 assists, three digs and two aces and Jayda Harris tallied five kills and nine digs. Williams is now 1-3. -- GRAHAM 3, JORDAN-MATTHEWS 1: At Siler City, Graham picked up a non-conference victory in four ...

Chatham County approves options on megasites as Toyota-Mazda search continues - Triangle Business Journal

Wed, 08/23/2017 - 18:39

Chatham County approves options on megasites as Toyota-Mazda search continues
Triangle Business Journal
The county has approved five-year option agreements for both the Chatham-Siler City Advanced Manufacturing Site and Moncure Megasite. According to Kyle Touchstone, president of Chatham Economic Development Corporation, both campuses meet the ...

Warrior defense steps up; West scores on two interceptions returns in the first half, defeats Jordan Matthews, 38-7 - Montgomery Herald

Wed, 08/23/2017 - 07:40

Montgomery Herald

Warrior defense steps up; West scores on two interceptions returns in the first half, defeats Jordan Matthews, 38-7
Montgomery Herald
A new era of football began for the West Montgomery Warriors Friday night when they traveled to Siler City to face a familiar foe in the 2A Jordan Matthews Jets. First-year Warrior head coach, Danny Akins, has plenty of pressure replacing a much-loved ...

Chatham OKs option agreements for two megasites - Asheboro Courier Tribune

Wed, 08/23/2017 - 01:04

Chatham OKs option agreements for two megasites
Asheboro Courier Tribune
PITTSBORO — The Chatham County Board of Commissioners at its Aug. 21 meeting voted to approve option agreements for the Chatham-Siler City Advanced Manufacturing Site and Moncure Megasite. Both megasites received a total of $8 million from ...

Chatham roads to be repaved - Asheboro Courier Tribune

Tue, 08/22/2017 - 21:56

Chatham roads to be repaved
Asheboro Courier Tribune
SILER CITY — Drivers will soon have a smoother ride along portions of U.S. 64 in Chatham County. The N.C. Department of Transportation has awarded a $5.6 million contract to S.T. Wooten Corp. of Wilson to resurface the following sections of U.S. 64 ...

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Chatham roads to be repaved - Asheboro Courier Tribune

Tue, 08/22/2017 - 21:39

Chatham roads to be repaved
Asheboro Courier Tribune
SILER CITY — Drivers will soon have a smoother ride along portions of U.S. 64 in Chatham County. The N.C. Department of Transportation has awarded a $5.6 million contract to S.T. Wooten Corp. of Wilson to resurface the following sections of U.S. 64 ...

Rural character, lifestyle at risk? Here's how Chatham County plans to grow 25 years of homes, businesses - Durham Herald Sun

Sun, 08/20/2017 - 19:08

Durham Herald Sun

Rural character, lifestyle at risk? Here's how Chatham County plans to grow 25 years of homes, businesses
Durham Herald Sun
Changes are afoot — like the newly renovated apartments in the old Siler City Auto Parts building downtown and the construction of a new Mountaire Farms poultry processing plant — but the town needs more businesses, more job opportunities and more ...

Heat Advisory - WFMY News 2

Fri, 08/18/2017 - 08:15

Heat Advisory
WFMY News 2
... Research Triangle, Pilot, Ingleside, Louisburg, Franklinton, Nashville, Aventon, Red Oak, Sharpsburg, Spring Hope, Rocky Mount, Hasty, Siler City, Bynum, Moncure, Pittsboro, Raleigh, Cary, Smithfield, Clayton, Flowers, Selma, Benson, Coats ...

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Heat Advisory - WFMY News 2

Fri, 08/18/2017 - 07:56

Heat Advisory
WFMY News 2
... Research Triangle, Pilot, Ingleside, Louisburg, Franklinton, Nashville, Aventon, Red Oak, Sharpsburg, Spring Hope, Rocky Mount, Hasty, Siler City, Bynum, Moncure, Pittsboro, Raleigh, Cary, Smithfield, Clayton, Flowers, Selma, Benson, Coats ...

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Jets ease to big win in first win - Sanford Herald (registration)

Thu, 08/17/2017 - 04:43

Sanford Herald (registration)

Jets ease to big win in first win
Sanford Herald (registration)
SILER CITY - Alexis Figueroa and Erik Lujan scored two goals each and Jordan-Matthews, coming off a 22-2 season a year ago, started its soccer season with a 4-1 win over rival Carrboro Wednesday night. One of the two Jet losses last season came vs.

Anytown USA: Documentary Studies Students Go Inside Siler City - Duke Today

Wed, 08/16/2017 - 14:24

Anytown USA: Documentary Studies Students Go Inside Siler City
Duke Today
... and taught by Randolph Benson at the Center for Documentary Studies. Each year, students produce and edit short documentary videos on topics of their choice related to a small town in North Carolina. In 2017, students focused on the town of Siler City.

Special Weather Statement - WFMY News 2

Tue, 08/15/2017 - 12:09

Special Weather Statement
WFMY News 2
NCZ007>011-024>027-040-041-075-076-151315- PERSON-GRANVILLE-VANCE-WARREN-HALIFAX-ORANGE-DURHAM-FRANKLIN-NASH- CHATHAM-WAKE-MOORE-LEE- INCLUDING THE CITIES OF BUSHY FORK, CONCORD, ROXBORO, SURL, ...

Flood Advisory - WFMY News 2

Tue, 08/15/2017 - 05:38

Flood Advisory
WFMY News 2
Greensboro, Winston-Salem, High Point, Asheboro, Randleman, Pittsboro, Siler City, North Carolina Zoo, Thomasville and Kernersville. PRECAUTIONARY/PREPAREDNESS ACTIONS... Turn around, don't drown when encountering flooded roads.

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