Day: June 8, 2021

Chatham County woman charged with embezzling nearly $1 million

Siler City, NC – In March 2021, the Chatham County Sheriff’s Office received a report of embezzlement by an employee of Basic Machinery Company in Siler City. The employee, Cheryl Rouse Fields, 65, of 1367 J Cook Road, Goldston, served…

NC legislative chambers agree to spending amount

By Carolina Journal Staff Raleigh, NC – With the end of the state’s fiscal year just three weeks away, the N.C. House and Senate have reached a deal for the next budget. After weeks of closed negotiations, N.C. Senate and…

CCCC offers NC Longleaf Commitment Grant opportunity

Sanford, NC – Eligible 2021 North Carolina high school graduates can have their tuition and fees covered at Central Carolina Community College for up to two years, thanks to the North Carolina Longleaf Commitment Grant. High school graduates may be…