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Chatham County residents oppose planned redevelopment at ... - WNCN

Tue, 06/20/2017 - 13:21

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Chatham County residents oppose planned redevelopment at ...
WNCN
PITTSBORO, N.C. (WNCN) – A plan to redevelop land in Chatham County to build a grocery store is being met with opposition. The Charlotte-based developer ...

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Matt Brown named boys basketball head coach at Northwood - HighSchoolOT

Fri, 06/16/2017 - 02:54

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Matt Brown named boys basketball head coach at Northwood
HighSchoolOT
Pittsboro, N.C. — Northwood announced Thursday afternoon that Matt Brown has been hired to replace Alex Hart as the Chargers' boys basketball head coach. Brown previously spent six seasons as head coach at Dutch Fork High School in Irmo, S.C., ...

IBIS Enterprises - PR.com (press release)

Thu, 06/15/2017 - 07:10

IBIS Enterprises
PR.com (press release)
Pittsboro, NC, June 15, 2017 --(PR.com)-- Ibis Enterprises (IBIS) and Ohlson Lavoie Collaborative (OLC) are pleased to announce The Wellness Hub. This innovative model addresses the healthcare challenges facing small communities where hospitals may ...

Teen's body recovered from Sugar Lake - Chatham Journal Weekly

Mon, 06/12/2017 - 04:47

Chatham Journal Weekly

Teen's body recovered from Sugar Lake
Chatham Journal Weekly
Pittsboro, NC – On June 4, the Chatham County Sheriff's Office responded to the 300 block of Sugar Lake, Pittsboro, to investigate a report of a missing person. Deputies began a coordinated search for 19-year-old Sean O'Donnell around 6 pm after he was ...

Northwood's Cam Council, Mike Barone receive scholarship offers - HighSchoolOT

Mon, 06/05/2017 - 20:11

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Northwood's Cam Council, Mike Barone receive scholarship offers
HighSchoolOT
Pittsboro, N.C. — Northwood senior defensive back Cam Council and offensive lineman Mike Barone received football scholarship offers Monday afternoon, according to the Chargers' official Twitter account. Barone received an opportunity from New ...

Body of missing Apex 19-year-old found in Chatham County lake - WRAL.com

Mon, 06/05/2017 - 19:24

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Body of missing Apex 19-year-old found in Chatham County lake
WRAL.com
Pittsboro, N.C. — The body of a missing 19-year-old from Apex was pulled from a Chatham County lake Monday, authorities said. Sean Thomas O'Donnell, of Pond View Court, had been reported missing Sunday. Chatham County officials were called to the ...

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Body of 19-year-old found in Chatham County lake - WNCN

Mon, 06/05/2017 - 18:35

WNCN

Body of 19-year-old found in Chatham County lake
WNCN
PITTSBORO, N.C. (WNCN) – The body of a missing 19-year-old man was found in a Chatham County lake Monday after he was reported missing Sunday evening. Sean O'Donnell (Provided by family). Sean O'Donnell was last seen with friends around 4:30 ...

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As tick activity increases, Chatham County Public Health Department hosts tick forum - Chatham Journal Weekly

Tue, 05/30/2017 - 15:45

Chatham Journal Weekly

As tick activity increases, Chatham County Public Health Department hosts tick forum
Chatham Journal Weekly
Pittsboro, NC – On Friday, April 28, the Chatham County Public Health Department, with leadership from the Board of Health, hosted the 2017 Tick Forum to discuss issues around ticks and tick-borne illness in North Carolina, with a focus on Chatham County.

FRITH, Sherrill Glenwood - Martinsville Bulletin

Tue, 05/23/2017 - 04:25

FRITH, Sherrill Glenwood
Martinsville Bulletin
Sherrill is survived by his wife, Shirley DeVaughn Frith of the home; daughters, Rhonda Lyons (Lon) of Charlotte, N.C. and Kelly Redfern (Kevin) of Pittsboro, N.C.; son, Chris Frith (Tabitha) Horsepasture, Va.; and sister, Dale Thomas of Cleveland, Tenn.

Sherrill Glenwood Frith - Martinsville Daily

Mon, 05/22/2017 - 22:18

Martinsville Daily

Sherrill Glenwood Frith
Martinsville Daily
Sherrill is survived by his wife, Shirley DeVaughn Frith of the home; daughters, Rhonda Lyons (Lon) of Charlotte, NC and Kelly Redfern (Kevin) of Pittsboro, NC; son, Chris Frith (Tabitha) Horsepasture, VA; and sister, Dale Thomas of Cleveland, TN.

Northwood baseball advances with no-hitter - HighSchoolOT

Wed, 05/17/2017 - 05:05

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Northwood baseball advances with no-hitter
HighSchoolOT
Pittsboro, N.C. — Northwood pitcher Davis Palermo threw a no-hitter on Tuesday night, advancing the Chargers past Eastern Alamance and into the fourth round of the 3-A baseball state playoffs. Palermo, a junior, struck out 13 batters in the complete ...

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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

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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 County needs high speed rural broadband for business to thrive and grow - Chatham Journal Weekly

Mon, 04/24/2017 - 14:51

Chatham Journal Weekly

Chatham County needs high speed rural broadband for business to thrive and grow
Chatham Journal Weekly
Pittsboro, NC – I am seriously considering a run for the State House as an independent single issue candidate: high speed rural broadband. rual broadband internet While we as a society don't want to admit it, manufacturing jobs are not coming back.

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Will Jordan bass spawn early? - North Carolina Sportsman

Mon, 04/24/2017 - 03:22

North Carolina Sportsman

Will Jordan bass spawn early?
North Carolina Sportsman
The rapid approach of spring has thrown a curveball to anyone patterning bass by their usual seasonal locations. While anglers shouldn't count out a cool-down, one Pittsboro, N.C., bass pro is predicting an early spawn, with fish going into post-spawn ...

Chatham County Schools principals encourage interns to pause, brag a little bit - Chatham Journal Weekly

Sun, 04/23/2017 - 23:51

Chatham Journal Weekly

Chatham County Schools principals encourage interns to pause, brag a little bit
Chatham Journal Weekly
Pittsboro, NC – By all means, if an interview team offers an opportunity to ask questions, then ask questions, Northwood High School principal Justin Bartholomew told a group of college students interning in Chatham County Schools (CCS). “They should ...

CCCC Foundation Golf Classic coming to Chatham on May 10 - Chatham Journal Weekly

Sun, 04/23/2017 - 05:20

Chatham Journal Weekly

CCCC Foundation Golf Classic coming to Chatham on May 10
Chatham Journal Weekly
Pittsboro, NC – Golfers, grab your clubs for a day of fun and fellowship for a good cause as the Central Carolina Community College Foundation hosts its Fourth Annual Chatham County Golf Classic on Wednesday, May 10, at Chapel Ridge Golf Course.

'Imagine' creates surprise ending for Horton Middle School author - Chatham Journal Weekly

Fri, 04/21/2017 - 19:19

Chatham Journal Weekly

'Imagine' creates surprise ending for Horton Middle School author
Chatham Journal Weekly
Pittsboro, NC — Some of the up-and-coming writers spanning multiple genres at the Chatham County Schools (CCS) Young Authors Celebration already are ahead of where New York Times best-selling fiction writer Cassie Beasley said she was at their age.

Chatham County Schools getting ahead of teacher shortage. Career Fair on May 6. - Chatham Journal Weekly

Fri, 04/21/2017 - 11:44

Chatham Journal Weekly

Chatham County Schools getting ahead of teacher shortage. Career Fair on May 6.
Chatham Journal Weekly
Pittsboro, NC – The nationwide teacher shortage potentially puts educator Orlando Dobbin in the driver's seat. An intern at Pittsboro Elementary School in Chatham County Schools (CCS), Dobbin is on track to earn a graduate degree in counseling this ...

Chatham County Girl Scouts named local top sellers for 2017 Girl Scout Cookie program - Chatham Journal Weekly

Thu, 04/20/2017 - 21:18

Chatham Journal Weekly

Chatham County Girl Scouts named local top sellers for 2017 Girl Scout Cookie program
Chatham Journal Weekly
Raleigh, NC – Girl Scouts of North Carolina Coastal Pines is pleased to announce that Charley Howard of Pittsboro, NC is the area top seller for the 2017 Girl Scout Cookie Program. Howard sold 1,198 boxes of Girl Scout Cookies in the annual cookie ...

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Upcoming Events in Chatham County - Chatham Journal Weekly

Tue, 04/18/2017 - 18:25

Chatham Journal Weekly

Upcoming Events in Chatham County
Chatham Journal Weekly
Pittsboro, NC – Here are some of the activities taking place in Chatham County, NC the week of April 17. Tuesday, April 18, 2017. Meet Blake Johnson from the Corps of Engineers Southeast Chatham Citizens Advisory Council will host our regular meeting ...