Category: Locales

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…

ACC Football Players of the Week for week 3

SPECIALIST – Ryan Switzer, North Carolina, Jr., WR, 5-10, 185, Charleston, W. Va.

Greensboro, NC – Florida State and North Carolina led the way with two honorees apiece as the Atlantic Coast Conference announced Football Players of the Week on Monday. Florida State’s Terrance Smith was cited as the ACC Linebacker of the…

ACC announces football game times & TV for October 1 & 3

NC state Wolfpack

Greensboro, NC – The Atlantic Coast Conference Monday announced the following game times and networks for Oct. 1-3. The Miami at Cincinnati game on Thursday, Oct. 1 had been previously announced. Locally, the Louisville Cardinals will be playing NC State Wolfpack at…

High on the hog: UNC salaries dwarf other state agencies’

Living High on the Hog

By Jesse Saffron and Jenna A. Robinson Chapel Hill, NC – The average annual income in North Carolina is just over $40,000. But senior-level bureaucrats in the University of North Carolina system’s General Administration (GA)—who take home six-figure salaries—say they…

WRAL ignores wealthy funders on left

by Susan Myrick Raleigh, NC – WRAL’s Laura Leslie wrote about an Energy Forum held at the Legislature September 9 organized by opponents of renewable energy programs. (Translation from WRAL speak: opponents to taxpayer-funded renewable energy programs.) The central theme…