Month: July 2011

Central Carolina Community College health occupation programs offering financial aid

Financial aid is available for Chatham County residents interested in enrolling in Central Carolina Community College’s Continuing Education health occupations programs at the college’s facilities in Chatham County in the fall. Interested Chatham r…

Siler City Airport Open House

Siler City, NC – The Siler City Airport is hosting an Open House on Saturday July 9 from 10 am to 3 pm. The airport is located on Airport Road just west of the town. The Apex EAA Chapter 1114…

One nation under God?

Recently, there has been a good deal of controversy in the United States over a U.S. Court of Appeal’s ruling that it is unconstitutional for public school teachers to lead their students in the Pledge of Allegiance due to the phrase in the pledge,

Chatham County Utilities send out a glossy flyer

Recently I received a Water Quality Report from Chatham County Utilities printed on 11×17, glossy paper, in full color. I suspect this cost a minium of $1.60 per copy to print plus postage. In my view, this is an unnecssary, very costly way to communic…

Relay for Life: Who we are, what we do and why

The 2011 Pittsboro Relay for Life has come and gone. Good organization, good turnout, good weather- and a great cause – all worked together to create a successful Relay. We have not done as well ensuring the public 1) understands what this event is, 2)…