Category: Moncure

Thank you Mike Cross, Jim Crawford, and Walter Petty for making the best out of a bad situation

Duke Energy Coal Ash

by Mike Fox Pittsboro, NC – When discussing the issue of coal ash in Chatham County, it’s important to understand the reality of our situation.  Keep in mind these facts: 1. Our governor is a former Duke Energy executive 2.…

Possible testing of Harris Plant sirens on Wednesday

Air siren

Pittsboro, NC – Chatham County has been notified by the Harris Plant officials that they are doing routine maintenance of equipment and may be testing sirens in and around Moncure area on Wednesday, Oct. 14.  The sirens are not indicative…

Best of Chatham County survey returns

Best of Chatham County

by Gene Galin Pittsboro, NC – The popular Best of Chatham County has returned. You can access the survey immediately at https://www.surveymonkey.com/r/2015bestofchatham Folks are welcome to share the survey URL and encourage their family, friends and neighbors to vote for…

Chatham County’s “deal” with Duke Energy

Moncure resident Judy Hogan

By Judy Hogan Moncure, NC – I’m responding to MaryPhyllis’ Chatham Chatlist post of June 18.  I’m sorry, MaryPhyllis, but I can’t celebrate the Chatham Commissioners deal with Duke Energy.  There are two main problems.  Duke’s actions in NC suggest…

Chatham County’s “deal” with Duke Energy

Coal Ash

By Judy Hogan Moncure, NC – I’m responding to Mary Phyllis’ Chatham Chatlist post of June 18. I’m sorry, Mary Phyllis, but I can’t celebrate the Chatham Commissioners deal with Duke Energy. There are two main problems. Duke’s actions in…