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NC man facing multiple felonies after investigators find guns, drugs, deputies say - WNCN

Tue, 02/21/2017 - 22:57

WNCN

NC man facing multiple felonies after investigators find guns, drugs, deputies say
WNCN
A search of Joseph Gordon Zumbo's residence in the 100 block of Clarence Brooks Road in Pittsboro turned up two rifles, more than 1,000 rounds of ammunition and 22.5 grams of marijuana, Chatham County deputies said. The search came after Zumbo, 29, ...

How will we pay for Chatham County's long-range planning? - Chatham Journal Weekly

Tue, 02/21/2017 - 17:35

Chatham Journal Weekly

How will we pay for Chatham County's long-range planning?
Chatham Journal Weekly
Pittsboro, NC – The Chatham County Long-Range Planning Committee will present their latest thoughts to the county this week on Tuesday, Wednesday, and Thursday. I have seen the draft documents, and they represent a wide range of options that, based ...

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Man committed sex crimes against child at Jordan Lake, deputies say - WNCN

Mon, 02/20/2017 - 22:15

WNCN

Man committed sex crimes against child at Jordan Lake, deputies say
WNCN
PITTSBORO, N.C. — A 45-year-old man is facing charges after being accused by Chatham County authorities of committing sex crimes against a child at Jordan Lake. Mario Sotelo, of 2503 Gemena Road, is charged with one count of indecent liberties with a ...

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NC man used stolen card to pay for pizza, calls to jail, deputies say - WNCN

Mon, 02/20/2017 - 21:50

WNCN

NC man used stolen card to pay for pizza, calls to jail, deputies say
WNCN
PITTSBORO, N.C. (WNCN) — A man is facing charges after Chatham County authorities say he fraudulently made about about $500 worth of charges for pizza, prepaid cell phone minutes and a calls to a county jail to someone else's credit card. Niahmetrius ...

Pro Stock Racers Choose PDRA - The Auto Channel (press release)

Mon, 02/20/2017 - 19:14

The Auto Channel (press release)

Pro Stock Racers Choose PDRA
The Auto Channel (press release)
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Pro Stock Racers Choose PDRA Total Seal to Sponsor PS Low Qualifier Award PITTSBORO, N.C. (February 20, 2017): The PDRA is proud to welcome Extreme Pro Stock to the full 2017 schedule. During the off season, a large ...

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Eating Out: Top 5 Restaurants Reviewed Around Pittsboro, NC - The Times

Sat, 02/18/2017 - 04:31

The Times

Eating Out: Top 5 Restaurants Reviewed Around Pittsboro, NC
The Times
Pittsboro, NC and the surrounding area have a lot of great restaurants, but which one is the best? Check out our list of top 5 restaurants located in and around Pittsboro. Whether you're in the mood for something fast or something with a fine dining ...

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Anthony Jerome Baldwin Sr., 46, had a smile that could warm the icy depths of space - Southside Daily

Fri, 02/17/2017 - 18:09

Southside Daily

Anthony Jerome Baldwin Sr., 46, had a smile that could warm the icy depths of space
Southside Daily
Anthony leaves to cherish his memory his son, Anthony Baldwin (Sierra), and grandson Kameron Baldwin, all of Virginia Beach; mother, Linda Baldwin Alston, of Pittsboro, N.C.; brother, Jamie Alston, Pittsboro, N.C.; sisters, Clara Pennix, Virginia Beach ...

Strong Support for Drag 965 Pro Extreme Motorcycle in 2017 - The Auto Channel (press release)

Wed, 02/15/2017 - 22:09

The Auto Channel (press release)

Strong Support for Drag 965 Pro Extreme Motorcycle in 2017
The Auto Channel (press release)
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Strong Support for Drag 965 Pro Extreme Motorcycle in 2017 PITTSBORO, N.C. (February 15, 2017): The PDRA welcomes back Drag 965 as the title sponsor of Pro Extreme Motorcycle for the fourth consecutive season.

Chatham County seeks applicants for Climate Change Committee vacancy - Chatham Journal Weekly

Tue, 02/14/2017 - 19:00

Chatham County seeks applicants for Climate Change Committee vacancy
Chatham Journal Weekly
Pittsboro, NC – The Chatham County Climate Change Advisory Committee currently has one vacancy. The deadline for interested residents to apply to fill the vacancy is Thursday, March 1, 2017 at 5 pm. The committee makes recommendations to the Board ...

Chatham County Schools budget priorities survey available online - Chatham Journal Weekly

Fri, 02/10/2017 - 17:26

Chatham Journal Weekly

Chatham County Schools budget priorities survey available online
Chatham Journal Weekly
Pittsboro, NC – Chatham County Schools' annual budget priorities survey is now available online for community input. The annual Budget Priorities Survey provides the district with community input as they develop the operating budget for the district ...

Hairston, Barbara Jean - Winston-Salem Journal

Fri, 02/10/2017 - 05:04

Winston-Salem Journal

Hairston, Barbara Jean
Winston-Salem Journal
WINSTON-SALEM June 6, 1942 - Feb. 6, 2017 Ms. Barbara Jean Hairston, was born June 6, 1942 to the late Gladys and Eva Perry Burnette in Pittsboro, NC. She was a retiree of the WS/Forsyth Co. public schools and a member of New Bethel Baptist Church.

Northwood hosts UNC vs UVA dual wrestling meet - Chatham Journal Weekly

Thu, 02/09/2017 - 20:19

Chatham Journal Weekly

Northwood hosts UNC vs UVA dual wrestling meet
Chatham Journal Weekly
The crowd consisted of family and fans of UNC wrestling, along with Northwood students and local Chatham county residents. Carolina honored four of their seniors prior to the dual – Joey Ward, Joey Moon, Cody Karns and Michael Silk. North Carolina and ...

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Bald eagle found shot to death on Chatham County road - WNCT

Wed, 02/08/2017 - 16:21

WNCT

Bald eagle found shot to death on Chatham County road
WNCT
PITTSBORO, N.C. (AP) — A North Carolina wildlife officer says a bald eagle has been found shot to death alongside a road in Chatham County. Officer Claude Smith of the N.C. Wildlife Resources Commission says a state trooper patrolling Monday morning ...

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MVM by GALOT Becomes Official Wheelie Bar Of PDRA - RacingNation.com (press release) (registration) (blog)

Wed, 02/08/2017 - 15:27

RacingNation.com (press release) (registration) (blog)

MVM by GALOT Becomes Official Wheelie Bar Of PDRA
RacingNation.com (press release) (registration) (blog)
PITTSBORO, N.C. (February 8, 2017): MVM by GALOT Motorsports makes its first public move since the company changed ownership in October. The innovative wheelie bar manufacturer was started in 2012 by Mike Valerio. When the company was ...

Wedding: Kaitlin Solera and Eric Lu - Los Altos Town Crier

Wed, 02/08/2017 - 08:12

Wedding: Kaitlin Solera and Eric Lu
Los Altos Town Crier
4 at the Fearrington House garden in Pittsboro, N.C.. The bride is the daughter of Jose and Meg Solera, formerly of Los Altos and now residing in Durham, N.C. She graduated from St. Francis High School and earned bachelor's degrees in public policy and ...

Wedding: Kaitlin Solera and Eric Lu - Los Altos Town Crier

Wed, 02/08/2017 - 08:12

Wedding: Kaitlin Solera and Eric Lu
Los Altos Town Crier
4 at the Fearrington House garden in Pittsboro, N.C.. The bride is the daughter of Jose and Meg Solera, formerly of Los Altos and now residing in Durham, N.C. She graduated from St. Francis High School and earned bachelor's degrees in public policy and ...

Bald eagle found shot to death in North Carolina - Fox 35 Orlando

Wed, 02/08/2017 - 01:10

Fox 35 Orlando

Bald eagle found shot to death in North Carolina
Fox 35 Orlando
Smith said the bird was taken to the North Carolina Zoo near Asheboro, where a veterinarian examined it and found an entry and exit wound through the eagle's skull. Smith said he had no idea when the bird was shot, but it appears to have occurred recently.

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Bald eagle found shot to death in North Carolina - FOX 46 Charlotte

Tue, 02/07/2017 - 20:32

FOX 46 Charlotte

Bald eagle found shot to death in North Carolina
FOX 46 Charlotte
Smith said the bird was taken to the North Carolina Zoo near Asheboro, where a veterinarian examined it and found an entry and exit wound through the eagle's skull. Smith said he had no idea when the bird was shot, but it appears to have occurred recently.

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UNC wrestling falls to Virginia, 22-15 - Chatham Journal Weekly

Tue, 02/07/2017 - 03:14

Chatham Journal Weekly

UNC wrestling falls to Virginia, 22-15
Chatham Journal Weekly
Pittsboro, NC – North Carolina and Virginia split 10 wrestling matches but the visiting Cavaliers got seven bonus points in the span of three bouts to surge to a 22-15 win Saturday night at Northwood High School. Carolina won four of the first five ...

Newton-Conover holds off Carrboro in 2A wrestling finals - HighSchoolOT

Sun, 02/05/2017 - 19:12

HighSchoolOT

Newton-Conover holds off Carrboro in 2A wrestling finals
HighSchoolOT
Pittsboro, N.C. — In a see-saw affair that saw the overall lead change hands three times on the afternoon, Newton-Conover held off Carrboro 32-28 to win the 2A Dual Team Wrestling Championship for the third time in school history. Newton-Conover held ...

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