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Recent changes in the Chatham tax department policy - Chatham Journal Weekly

Tue, 09/19/2017 - 17:50

Chatham Journal Weekly

Recent changes in the Chatham tax department policy
Chatham Journal Weekly
Pittsboro, NC – This article will explain some recent changes in tax procedures, collection targets, and general strategy. These explanations are not definitive or necessarily written policy. They are derived form conversations with the Tax Collector ...

Chatham Habitat for Humanity to hold 4th annual “Cars for Castles Cruise-In” on October 7 - Chatham Journal Weekly

Mon, 09/11/2017 - 15:02

Chatham Journal Weekly

Chatham Habitat for Humanity to hold 4th annual “Cars for Castles Cruise-In” on October 7
Chatham Journal Weekly
Pittsboro, NC – Chatham Habitat for Humanity will hold it's 4th annual “Cars for Castles Cruise-In” on Saturday, October 7 from 10 am to 3 pm at the Chatham County Fairgrounds in Pittsboro. There will be a Pig Pickin' with BBQ plates, cooked by Ronald ...

Strobilus autumn art exhibition coming to Chapel in the Pines - Chatham Journal Weekly

Mon, 09/11/2017 - 14:31

Chatham Journal Weekly

Strobilus autumn art exhibition coming to Chapel in the Pines
Chatham Journal Weekly
Pittsboro, NC – An art exhibition featuring 18 accomplished artists and over 50 works of art in a variety of media. Everyone is invited to the opening reception of the Strobilus autumn art exhibition. It will be held in the beautiful new fellowship ...

Chatham County Schools moving positively against testing grain - Chatham Journal Weekly

Mon, 09/11/2017 - 03:45

Chatham County Schools moving positively against testing grain
Chatham Journal Weekly
Pittsboro, NC – Students in Chatham County Schools (CCS) either met or exceeded levels of expected growth at a rate that outpaced many districts in this state. chatham county schools logo The North Carolina State Board of Education on Sept. 7 released ...

2017 ACC football schedule for week 2 – UNC, Duke, NCSU playing at home - Chatham Journal Weekly

Fri, 09/08/2017 - 20:55

Chatham Journal Weekly

2017 ACC football schedule for week 2 – UNC, Duke, NCSU playing at home
Chatham Journal Weekly
Pittsboro, NC – Here is this week's schedule for ACC football games. Locally, on Saturday, North Carolina will host Louisville at Kenan Stadium for a noon game, Northwestern will kick off at Duke at 12. Marshall will be at NC State for an evening 6 pm ...

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2017 ACC football notes – Week 1 - Chatham Journal Weekly

Fri, 09/08/2017 - 20:38

Chatham Journal Weekly

2017 ACC football notes – Week 1
Chatham Journal Weekly
Pittsboro, NC – Here are some quick notes from week one of the 2017 ACC football season. Five ACC Football teams are ranked in both the Associated Press and Amway Coaches Top 25 polls led by No. 3/3 Clemson. Also included in the rankings are No.

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Friends of the Chatham Community Library to hold 20th anniversary book sale on October 5, 6 and 7 - Chatham Journal Weekly

Fri, 09/08/2017 - 20:05

Chatham Journal Weekly

Friends of the Chatham Community Library to hold 20th anniversary book sale on October 5, 6 and 7
Chatham Journal Weekly
Pittsboro, NC – The Friends of the Chatham Community Library (FotCCL) will hold its 20th Anniversary Fall Book Sale on Thursday, Friday and Saturday, October 5, 6 and 7, at the library on the campus of Central Carolina Community College in Pittsboro, NC.

Chatham County urges early preparedness for possible Hurricane Irma impact - Chatham Journal Weekly

Fri, 09/08/2017 - 18:55

Chatham Journal Weekly

Chatham County urges early preparedness for possible Hurricane Irma impact
Chatham Journal Weekly
Pittsboro, NC – As Hurricane Irma approaches the United States, it is an important reminder that Chatham County residents and their families should take action now to prepare for emergency events like hurricanes. Knowing your risks, getting prepared ...

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WD Flooring completes second home with Gary Sinise Foundation - Florence-forestnews

Wed, 09/06/2017 - 18:58

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WD Flooring completes second home with Gary Sinise Foundation
Florence-forestnews
The home dedication for US Marine Corps Sergeant Michael Frazier took place on August 26, in Pittsboro, NC. Flooring for the project was donated by NWFA member WD Flooring. “We are just happy that the Gary Sinise Foundation and NWFA provide the ...

Seven cited with traffic counts in Massena - North Country Now

Fri, 09/01/2017 - 15:23

Seven cited with traffic counts in Massena
North Country Now
Frank E. Kalaskie, age not reported, of Cora Lane, Pittsboro, N.C. was charged with running a stop sign at 10:26 a.m. Thursday on Grove Street. • Amber R. Sanderson, 29, of U.S. Route 11, North Lawrence was charged with third-degree aggravated ...

You Could Feel the Love Generated at The BIG What? by Big Something and Friends - Music Fest News (press release)

Tue, 08/29/2017 - 09:27

You Could Feel the Love Generated at The BIG What? by Big Something and Friends
Music Fest News (press release)
Big Something knocked another one out of the park. A different park, actually. This sixth edition of The BIG What? was held at Shakori Hills Community Park in Pittsboro NC, a gorgeous location with more room for more of us to rage for three days. There ...

Wounded veteran welcomed home with custom house in Pittsboro - WRAL.com

Sun, 08/27/2017 - 00:08

WRAL.com

Wounded veteran welcomed home with custom house in Pittsboro
WRAL.com
Pittsboro, N.C. — Hundreds came out to welcome home a retired marine who lost both his legs in a bomb blast while serving oversees. The family moved into a beautiful, custom home in Pittsboro Saturday, built by the Gary Sinise Foundation to ...

Elgin hosts eclipse party - Chronicle Independent

Fri, 08/25/2017 - 05:11

Chronicle Independent

Elgin hosts eclipse party
Chronicle Independent
License plates told more of the tale: Florida, Georgia, Maryland, North Carolina and Virginia. At least one car bore a plate from New York. “I left at nine o'clock this morning,” Catherine Betts of Pittsboro, N.C., just outside Chapel Hill, said ...

Between alt-right and 'antifa,' media still manages to be worse - Washington Times

Sun, 08/13/2017 - 21:15

Washington Times

Between alt-right and 'antifa,' media still manages to be worse
Washington Times
Protestors wave to passing cars during vigil commemorating the victims of the riot in Charlottesville around the Confederate monument at the Chatham County Courthouse on Sunday, Aug. 13, 2017, in Pittsboro, N. C. (Casey Toth/The Herald-Sun via AP) ...

Felony charge for Wake County woman who stole $1.60 in copper, officials say - WNCN

Mon, 08/07/2017 - 15:03

WNCN

Felony charge for Wake County woman who stole $1.60 in copper, officials say
WNCN
PITTSBORO, N.C. (WNCN) – A New Hill woman faces a felony larceny charge after the Chatham County Sheriff's Office said she stole $1.60 worth of copper from her ex-boyfriend. CLICK FOR MUGSHOT GALLERY. On July 18, the victim reported someone ...

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Chatham County investigators catch iPhone thief by using 'Find My iPhone' app - WNCN

Mon, 08/07/2017 - 15:03

WNCN

Chatham County investigators catch iPhone thief by using 'Find My iPhone' app
WNCN
PITTSBORO, N.C. (WNCN) — A Hoffman man has been arrested and charged after stealing his employer's iPhone 6S Plus and then selling it in Chatham County, according to the Chatham County Sheriff's Office. CLICK FOR GALLERY OF N.C. MUGSHOTS.

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Northwood OL Mike Barone commits to Elon - HighSchoolOT

Fri, 08/04/2017 - 20:23

HighSchoolOT

Northwood OL Mike Barone commits to Elon
HighSchoolOT
Pittsboro, N.C. — Northwood offensive lineman Mike Barone has committed to Elon, the senior announced Friday afternoon via Twitter. Commited pic.twitter.com/YuFDmtJbuQ. — Mike Barone (@mikebarone3) August 4, 2017. Eastern Kentucky, New ...

The BIG What? Schedule Destined to Deliver The BIG WOW! - Music Fest News (press release)

Wed, 08/02/2017 - 05:51

Music Fest News (press release)

The BIG What? Schedule Destined to Deliver The BIG WOW!
Music Fest News (press release)
First we got the lineup for The BIG What? at Shakori Hills Community Arts Center in Pittsboro NC. Then just recently you saw the daily lineups. Now the schedule is out — time to make your plans. Basically, those plans are [A] Get there early each day ...

Chatham Park is getting ready to build its first homes - News & Observer

Mon, 07/31/2017 - 14:48

News & Observer

Chatham Park is getting ready to build its first homes
News & Observer
Construction is expected to get underway within a year on the first batch of houses that could eventually bring more than 60,000 people to Pittsboro, about 35 miles west of Raleigh. Crews are already working on retail and office space near U.S. 15-501.

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NC shelter's flabby tabby gets forever home - NBC4i.com

Sat, 07/29/2017 - 19:07

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NC shelter's flabby tabby gets forever home
NBC4i.com
PITTSBORO, NC (WNCN) — As of Friday, a Fayetteville family has a whole lot more to love. Mr. Handsome, the fat cat who became an internet sensation, has a new home. Mr. Handsome made waves after he turned up at the Chatham County Animal Shelter ...