Month: July 2020

NC COVID-19 infections far exceed cases

by John Hood Raleigh, NC – You may recall that back in early April, a panel of health analysts presented Gov. Roy Cooper with two forecasts: 250,000 COVID infections by June 1, if Cooper’s initial lockdown orders were kept in…

Vehicle break-in suspect extradited to NC

Pittsboro, NC – In May 2020, members of the Chatham County Sheriff’s Office responded to multiple reports of vehicle break-ins in the Pittsboro area. Investigators recovered fingerprints and surveillance footage of the suspect, who was later identified as Tarik Jihad…

CCCC announces cancellation of fall sports season

Sanford, NC – Central Carolina Community College has canceled its fall sports season for the 2020-21 academic year, due to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic. CCCC competes in the National Junior College Athletic Association (NJCAA), which announced on Monday that a…