Month: March 2011

Siler City Elementary recognized as a certified wildlife habitat site

The National Wildlife Federation® (NWF) announces that the property of Siler City Elementary School in Siler City is now recognized as an official Certified Wildlife Habitat™ site. The property attracts a variety of birds, butterflies and other wild…

SAGE students Skype with author Paul Volponi

On Thursday, March 10, the SAGE Academy library media center held a video conferencing Skype session with author Paul Volponi. Thirteen SAGE students read at least one book by Volponi during the first semester of school and formulated questions to ask …

Northwood girls varsity soccer defeats Jordan-Matthews

The Northwood High School varsity girls soccer team defeated Jordan-Matthews on Wednesday evening 11-1 in Pittsboro. Anna Elkins and Annie Cleaver had hat tricks, followed by Katie McGrath, Hannah Lawrence, April Gibbs, Maria Vanderford and Yancey Luft…

Chatham County seeks members for transportation board

The Chatham County Board of Commissioners seeks applicants for three positions on the Transportation Advisory Board (TAB). The board welcomes residents of all areas of the county and all types of transportation interests, but has a particular need for …