Category: Local/County

Work to preserve bridge over Jordan Lake starts on January 6

Pittsboro, NC – State transportation officials have awarded a contract for a project to preserve two bridges over Jordan Lake. The bridges, on eastbound and westbound U.S. 64, were built in 1971. The work is expected to extend the use…

Obituary: Dr. H. G. Jones

Dr. H. G. Jones

Pittsboro, NC – Dr. H. G. Jones, archivist, historian, teacher, and author, died October 14, 2018, at The Arbor, Galloway Ridge at Fearrington, Pittsboro, North Carolina. Houston Gwynne Jones was born on January 7, 1924, on a tenant farm near…

Chatham County arrest blotter: May 2018

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Pittsboro, NC – Here is the Chatham County Sheriff department’s arrest blotter for May 2018. On May 1, Ruthie Powell, 42, of 2029 Whippoorwill Lane, Chapel Hill, was arrested by Deputy Dexter Jarmon for Failure to Appear. She was released…

Chatham County arrest blotter: April 2018

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Pittsboro, NC – Here is the Chatham County Sheriff department’s arrest blotter for April 2018. On April 1, Tristian Brinkman, 31, of 82 Mannsfield Crescent Way, Pittsboro, was arrested by Deputy Daniel Ortega for Failure to Appear. He was jailed…

Chatham County arrest blotter: March 2018

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Pittsboro, NC – Here is the Chatham County Sheriff department’s arrest blotter for March 2018. On March 1, Jacob Posso, 23, of 61 N Serenity Hill Circle, Chapel Hill, was arrested by Deputy Dexter Jarmon for Statutory Sex Offense with…