Month: December 2019

A friendly reminder about porch pirates

by Jody Bruchon Siler City, NC – I came home today to find that a long, empty box which I had left in my carport for about 10 days now had been moved, turned upright (open side facing up instead…

Chatham County Commissioners adopt tobacco-free ordinance

Pittsboro, NC— On December 16, 2019, the Chatham County Board of Commissioners adopted a tobacco-free county ordinance, based on a recommendation from the Chatham County Board of Health. The ordinance, which will take effect January 2, 2020, is based on…

Late Happy Thanksgiving

by Mark Stinson Silk Hope, NC – With all the department stores jumping on the Christmas holiday selling train lots of people have forgotten about the importance of Thanksgiving. I have found you have to be thankful and grateful first…