Monthly Archives: January 2014

February is Spay and Neuter Awareness Month in Chatham County


Pittsboro, NC – February is Spay and Neuter Awareness Month in Chatham County. In recognition of this, CARE (Chatham Animal Rescue and Education) is offering FREE spays for female dogs and cats belonging to Chatham County residents who qualify for CARE’s targeted spay/neuter program, Lillie’s Fund. (Limit of three pets per family) Please take advantage [...]

Historical Museum Event at the Chatham County Courthouse in Pittsboro

Pittsboro, NC – The Chatham County Historical Association (CCHA) Museum Committee cordially invites potential historical museum volunteers to attend a special recognition and recruitment coffee. The event will take place in the foyer of the historic Chatham County Courthouse in Pittsboro in which the museum is located. Coffee and refreshments will be served from 10 [...]

Pittsboro Roadhouse fundraiser for Cinderella’s Closet of Chatham County on January 30

[ January 30, 2014; 11:00 am to 8:00 pm. ] Pittsboro, NC – The Pittsboro Roadhouse restaurant has, again this year, generously volunteered to host an evening to benefit Cinderella’s Closet of Chatham County. 10% of your bill will go directly to Cinderella’s Closet of Chatham County.

When: January 30, 2014
39 West St., Pittsboro, NC 27312
Live music by Lowland Hum (folk)!

In addition, we welcome [...]

The knives come out for Carol Folt

A letter to the editor on Tuesday in the Daily Tar Heel does not pull its punches in describing Chancellor Folt’s disseminating: Carol Folt’s message addressed to the Carolina community is dangerously misleading. The first paragraph belittles the scandal by using past investigations and changes to placate critics. The second paragraph shows the University’s commitment to denial and half-truths.


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It’s time for the 26th Annual Chocolate Cake Bake Off

[ February 9, 2016; 3:00 pm to 5:00 pm. ] Pittsboro, NC – Enter your best chocolate cake or cheesecake in the 26th Annual Chocolate Cake and Cheesecake Bake Off.

The event, held February 9th from 3:00-5:00pm at the Pittsboro Senior Center, helps raise money for seniors in need.

Cakes must be scratch made and chocolate. Judging is based on originality, taste, texture, and overall appearance. After [...]

Northwood High School’s “Pitch Please” to perform January 25

Durham, NC – Northwood High School’s “Pitch Please” has been invited to perform at Durham Academy’s 7th annual “WISER A Cappella Jam”, hosting 8 great A Cappella groups from the Triangle and to be held at the beautiful Carolina Theatre in downtown Durham this Saturday, January 25 @ 7PM.
“Pitch Please” is Northwood High School’s premiere [...]

The Carol Folt playbook

In the UNC’s Mary Willingham student-athlete-literacy scandal, people at Dartmouth recognize that Chancellor Carol Folt is working from her usual playbook. Rather than facing serious revelations head on, she is yet again just running a PR damage control effort. Here’s how it works: first the administration ignores the problem; then it denies that the problem even exists, a denial that is wrapped in laudatory remarks about the institution; and then a full-on offensive aims to discredit and punish the whistleblower.


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