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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.

Northwood baseball advances with no-hitter - HighSchoolOT

Wed, 05/17/2017 - 05:05

HighSchoolOT

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

WNCN

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 ...

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 ...