Category: Living

Final update on the April 5, 2022 Event: Greensboro 1,4 dioxane discharge, impacting Pittsboro’s public drinking water system

Pittsboro, NC – The Town of Pittsboro has received the raw and finished water sample results taken over the past days. The latest results are highlighted in the chart below. Pittsboro Sample Location Date 1,4 Dioxane Result Raw Composite March…

Enough with the boosters

By Kevin Roche Here is the truth about the mRNA vaccines. They looked great after the clinical trials and when they were initially released.  In the first few weeks and months they had high effectiveness against infection. Then around six…

Mountaire announces $80,000 in scholarship funds available 

Millsboro, Del. – Mountaire Farms, the country’s fourth largest chicken processer, has dozens of $2,500 scholarships available for the children and grandchildren of employees, poultry growers, and grain producers. The deadline to apply is June 6, 2022.  “This is another great…

Chatham County News Tweets: 3.28.22 – 4.3.22

Pittsboro, NC – Follow our affiliate Chatham County News Tweets here. Below is a collection of #ChathamNC tweets from last week:  RT @NorthwoodXCTF: He is also a Good Thrower and Basketball Player. #Three Sport Athlete ? https://t.co/KnSd2xvdeB 00:15:20, 2022-03-28 RT @NorthwoodB_Ball: Watch out!!!! @powellxdrake https://t.co/E582UeTAIe 00:15:45, 2022-03-28 RT @NorthwoodXCTF: Congratulations to…

If you are thinking of homeschooling next year

By Bea Lee Pittsboro, NC – If any of you are thinking of homeschooling your child(ren) next year, I highly recommend Sonlight’s curriculum. I started my kids with it in the fall of 2020 and just love it! It’s a Christian literature-based…

Covid arithmetic for anxious parents

By Bryan Caplan Starting March 1, masks are optional for all K-12 students in Virginia public schools. That includes my daughter, who after a year and a half of homeschool decided to rejoin her friends in 4th grade. Since plenty…