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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 ...

Tax Day demonstrators demand that Trump release tax returns - Greensboro News & Record

Sat, 04/15/2017 - 21:07

Greensboro News & Record

Tax Day demonstrators demand that Trump release tax returns
Greensboro News & Record
Mike Mannshardt, 70, a retired teacher from Pittsboro, said Trump's refusal indicates he's not trustworthy. “My suspicion underneath it all is the way that Donald Trump has made his money and survived through the bankruptcies he's gone through is that ...

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NC protesters say Trump keeping tax returns secret is worrying - Greensboro News & Record

Sat, 04/15/2017 - 19:17

Greensboro News & Record

NC protesters say Trump keeping tax returns secret is worrying
Greensboro News & Record
Mike Mannshardt, 70, a retired teacher from Pittsboro, said Trump's refusal indicates he's not trustworthy. "My suspicion underneath it all is the way that Donald Trump has made his money and survived through the bankruptcies he's gone through is that ...

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Protesters Say Trump Keeping Tax Returns Secret Is Worrying - U.S. News & World Report

Sat, 04/15/2017 - 18:47

U.S. News & World Report

Protesters Say Trump Keeping Tax Returns Secret Is Worrying
U.S. News & World Report
Mike Mannshardt, 70, a retired teacher from Pittsboro, N.C., waits to hear from speakers at an anti-Trump rally in Raleigh on Saturday, April 15, 2017. Mannshardt and other demonstrators want Trump to release his income tax returns. (AP Photo/ Emery P.

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Pittsboro police investigate town's second homicide in 15 years - WNCN

Thu, 04/13/2017 - 23:16

WNCN

Pittsboro police investigate town's second homicide in 15 years
WNCN
PITTSBORO, N.C. (WNCN) – Local police and the State Bureau of Investigation are working to figure out who killed a woman who was found dead Wednesday inside an apartment on Creekside Drive in Pittsboro, officials said. Pittsboro police located the ...

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Woman found dead in Pittsboro apartment - WRAL.com

Thu, 04/13/2017 - 15:49

WRAL.com

Woman found dead in Pittsboro apartment
WRAL.com
Pittsboro, N.C. — Police said Wednesday they are investigating the death of a woman whose body was found in her Pittsboro apartment on Tuesday. Donna D. Todd, 54, was found dead at 25 Creekside Drive, but police didn't say who found it. Authorities ...

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Body found inside Pittsboro apartment, SBI investigating - WNCN

Thu, 04/13/2017 - 02:46

WNCN

Body found inside Pittsboro apartment, SBI investigating
WNCN
Pittsboro police located the body of Donna D. Todd, 54, during a welfare check at her apartment. “Based on evidence collected at the address and the preliminary findings from the North Carolina Office of the Chief Medical Examiner the case is being ...

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Helen Rayder Donaldson - The Recorder (subscription)

Wed, 04/12/2017 - 02:49

The Recorder (subscription)

Helen Rayder Donaldson
The Recorder (subscription)
Helen Rayder Donaldson, 93, of Pittsboro, N.C., passed away Dec. 13, 2016, at UNC Hospital, Hillsborough, N.C., after a brief illness. Mrs. Donaldson had lived for the past four years in North Carolina with her daughter. Prior to that she had been a ...

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 ...

Stronger water, tree protections sought for Chatham Park - Durham Herald Sun

Mon, 04/10/2017 - 14:41

Durham Herald Sun

Stronger water, tree protections sought for Chatham Park
Durham Herald Sun
Part of the more than 7,000 acres east and south of Hank Chapel Christian Church near Pittsboro, N.C. will be part of the Chatham Park development that could bring more than 60,000 new residents to Chatham County once it is completed. Photographed on ...

Agriculture and conference center opens in Pittsboro - WRAL.com

Fri, 04/07/2017 - 21:31

WRAL.com

Agriculture and conference center opens in Pittsboro
WRAL.com
Pittsboro, N.C. — A crowd of about 1,500 people were on hand March 25 for the grand opening of the Chatham County Agriculture & Conference Center in Pittsboro. Visitors enjoyed more than 80 indoor and outdoor exhibits highlighting local farms, ...

Man faces stalking, extortion charges in Centre County - Centre Daily Times

Thu, 04/06/2017 - 22:24

Centre Daily Times

Man faces stalking, extortion charges in Centre County
Centre Daily Times
The woman reported that in November or December 2016, she received a friend request on Snapchat from Shane Stark, 24, of Pittsboro, N.C.. The woman said the two had attended high school together and were friends on Facebook, police said, and began ...

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Police Say Man Stalked, Harassed Woman Over Nude Photos - State College News

Thu, 04/06/2017 - 22:13

Police Say Man Stalked, Harassed Woman Over Nude Photos
State College News
A North Carolina man is facing charges after police say he threatened to publicly share nude photos of a Penn State student if she did not keep sending him more. Shane M. Stark, 24, of Pittsboro, N.C., is charged with stalking, a first degree ...

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Chatham County man used credit card stolen from vehicle parked at Northwood - Chatham Journal Weekly

Wed, 04/05/2017 - 20:29

Chatham Journal Weekly

Chatham County man used credit card stolen from vehicle parked at Northwood
Chatham Journal Weekly
Purchases totaling just under $100 were made using victim's the credit card the same day from Cruizers Gas Station in Pittsboro and the Walmart in Northeast Chatham on15-501. Deputies used surveillance footage from the stores to identify Cole. Cole is ...

Scam Alert! Chatham residents cautioned about flyers urging water testing - Chatham Journal Weekly

Wed, 04/05/2017 - 20:23

Chatham Journal Weekly

Scam Alert! Chatham residents cautioned about flyers urging water testing
Chatham Journal Weekly
Pittsboro, NC – Chatham County has received several reports of residents across the county confused or upset by flyers or phone calls urging them to have their well water or public water tested. In some cases, flyers with testing tubes have been left ...