Jordan-Matthews Arts Foundation donates baby grand piano for students at Jordan-Matthews

The idea took root two years ago when the All County Chorus performed at Jordan-Matthews. It was an evening of glorious choral music, performed beautifully by the community’s best vocalists. But there was only one wrong note: the piano. “When we wheeled out the old upright from the chorus room, it looked really sad, and its sound didn’t come close to matching the quality of our students’ performance,” said chorus teacher Matt Fry. “That’s when we started wondering if there was any way we could buy a new piano.” So last fall, JMArts, the Jordan-Matthews Arts Foundation, took up the cause and began a fundraising drive to purchase a used baby grand.

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 [...]

South Chatham Ruritan Annual Chili Cook-off on January 25

[ January 25, 2014; 4:00 pm to 6:00 pm. ] South Chatham Ruritan Annual Chili Cook-off

Where: Goldston Fire Department
When: Saturday, January 25, 2014 4-6pm

Come join us at our annual Chili Cook-off.

Proceeds benefit Chatham Central High School Scholarships.

$7.00/person and includes Chili, grilled cheese sandwich, dessert and beverage. Meal is served 4-6pm

To enter: $10.00 entry fee. 6 qt Chili in crock pot. [...]