Month: August 2016

Chatham County Schools Avajan Oldham nominated for National LifeChanger of the Year Award

Avajan Oldham

Goldston, NC – Avajan Oldham, a third and fourth grade language arts/social studies teacher at J.S Waters School, has been nominated for the 2016-2017 national LifeChanger of the Year award. Sponsored by the National Life Group Foundation, the national LifeChanger of the Year program recognizes and rewards the very best K-12 public and private…

Hog processing options near Chatham County

pork cuts chart

By Sam Groce Pittsboro, NC – To answer the questions raised by Lena Hurst about raising two hogs, you can kill and process animals for meat on your own farm, but you cannot sell that meat. Those animals cannot be…

Chatham County is a developer’s gold mine

cookie cutter homes

By Mark Stinson Siler City, NC – Chatham County has been a developer’s gold mine for almost 40 years and until every farm and open space is consumed by housing developments and big projects like Chatham Park it will continue…