Month: May 2020

NC Governor Roy Cooper activates National Guard for riot support as lawmakers call for accountability

by Rick Henderson Raleigh, NC – Gov. Roy Cooper activated 450 members of the N.C. National Guard to help cities deal with potential property damage if riots relating to the death of George Floyd continue. He said the State Bureau…

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Carolina Tiger Rescue welcomes one-year-old coatimundi

Pittsboro, NC – Carolina Tiger Rescue is excited to announce the arrivalof their latest rescue, Daisy Coatimundi. Daisy arrived on May 18, and isalready adjusting to her new life at the GFAS-accredited sanctuary. Shewill spend approximately four weeks in quarantine…

Earning a living without working

by N.A. Booko Pittsboro, NC – For the past two days I have done nothing but sit, snooze, snore and maybe nussle a cat. The rain did that. Why should i worry about not being out there trying to earn…

Our Bill of Rights and the Second Amendment

by Cathy Wright Pittsboro, NC – I write in response to Andy Foshee’s post in the May 20, 2020 Chatham Chatlist, “The Constitution & Bill of Rights.” He wrote: ‘Digging deeper, I found the Bill of Rights is “the first…