Category: Local/County

Fearrington Barn hosts screening of controversial Gasland movie

A Fracking Awareness event will take place at the Fearrington Barn on Tuesday, July 19 from 7 pm to 9 pm. The event will include a showing of the controversial movie “Gasland.”

Are you thinking about leasing your mineral rights?

With the arrival of natural gas leases in Chatham County, landowners should acquaint themselves with how to critically assess mineral rights contracts and understand potential impacts of drilling on agricultural fields, water resources, timber, and per…

Chatham golfers can swing into action for students

It’s time to register your foursome for Chatham Education Foundation’s (CEF) 19th Annual Golf Classic to be held on Monday, July 18, 2011 at Siler City Country Club. Tee off with friends or have your business, school, or community group sponsor a team….

Relay for Life: Who we are, what we do and why

The 2011 Pittsboro Relay for Life has come and gone. Good organization, good turnout, good weather- and a great cause – all worked together to create a successful Relay. We have not done as well ensuring the public 1) understands what this event is, 2)…