Month: March 2014

Chatham County Earth Day celebration on April 22

The Chatham County Solid Waste & Recycling Division will be hosting an Earth Day event on Saturday, April 12, at the Main Facility, located at 720 Renaissance Drive (six miles west of Pittsboro, off Hwy 64). The annual Earth Day event is open to all Chatham County residents, no decal required. This year’s event features free document shredding, compost bin sales, household hazardous waste collection, mulch sales, prizes and giveaways.

Pittsboro First Sunday Artisan Fair on April 6

Pittsboro, NC – Please join us on April 6th in Historic Downtown Pittsboro for our Pittsboro First Sunday Artisan Fair!! The festivities start at noon and go through 4pm! We sure hope to see you there! Details below: PITTSBORO FIRST…

Carolina Farm Credit holds 14th annual Ag Leadership Institute

Carolina Farm Credit recently hosted its 14th annual Agricultural Leadership Institute in Asheville, N.C. The institute, held at Omni Grove Park Inn in Asheville, N.C., brought together and celebrated young, beginning, and small farmers. It was created to equip these farmers to meet the challenges of modern agriculture and encourages the sharing of ideas and networking within the industry. This year’s 25 participants were couples or individuals from farms across Carolina Farm Credit’s territory and were selected for their leadership and achievements.

internet availability in Chatham

It does appear that if you have access to both Time-Warner Cable and CenturyLink for internet service you are among the elite and well-served in the county(You may think otherwise!). You could still get a satellite dish if you live in an area that allo…