Category: County Politics

Women, minorities and elderly to be hardest hit by Chatham County sales tax increase

by Bill Crawford Pittsboro, NC – The Democrats on the Chatham Board of Commissioners have recently announced that they are instructing their staff to develop a budget with “no property tax increase” in 2020. This is a cheap election year…


Watch Pittsboro candidate introductions at NAACP forum

Pittsboro candidates forum

by Gene Galin Pittsboro, NC – On Saturday, October 11, 2019 the Chatham County NAACP held a candidates forum in the Henry Dunlop building in downtown Pittsboro. All the candidates running were present. The agenda for the forum included individual…