Month: May 2021

I pledge allegiance to the flag

Ameican flag by Kenan Stadium in chapel Hill

By Bruce Ashford Raleigh, NC – In order to be loved, a country must be lovely. It need not be flawless. In fact, no society—excepting the eternal City—is flawless. But to garner affection, it must be loveable. The World War…

55 miles of Chatham County roads set for makeover

Raleigh, NC – Nearly 70 miles of Central North Carolina roads will be resurfaced thanks to three contracts recently awarded by the N.C. Department of Transportation. The milling, resurfacing and shoulder grading projects are scheduled to be complete by the…

Ticks are here

By Elliot Cramer Pittsboro, NC – I just found my first tick this season on my dog. You need to be careful removing them so that you don’t leave part on the  dog as someone recently did.  Here is a…

An invitation from Chatham Artists Guild

By Gina Harrison Pittsboro, NC – Chatham Artists Guild is pleased to announce a new program to help you and your organization gain visibility and help us meet our arts mission. It’s a win-win! Our new website enables us to…

Central Carolina Community College honors 100 outstanding students

Award certificate on laptop

Sanford, NC – Central Carolina Community College has recognized approximately 100 outstanding students for its Annual Academic Excellence Awards. Instructors selected the students who were recognized for academic excellence or for overall outstanding achievement. Ethan Gurwitch, of Lee County, was…

NCDMV resumes Saturday hours at 16 offices

Rocky Mount, NC – The N.C. Division of Motor Vehicles, which last week resumed regular road testing for certain drivers after a year absence, is also going to bring back Saturday hours at select driver license offices, as well as…