Category: Local/County

Developer proposes rezoning 91 acres in Pittsboro along 15-501 near Northwood High School

northwood mupd rezoning and illustrative site plan

Pittsboro, NC – At Monday evening’s Pittsboro Town Board meeting, a developer is proposing to rezone 91.37 acres along the western side of US 15-501 North – from just north of the US 64 Bypass up to the entrance of Northwood…

Sheltering in Chatham County: A collaborative effort

Pittsboro senior center

Pittsboro, NC – As I sat around the conference room table at our Eastern Center in Pittsboro anticipating the arrival of the first persons seeking shelter from the cold, I remembered an inspirational quote, remarked Dennis Streets, director of the…

Are you interested in becoming a 4-H sewing volunteer?

4H Volunteers

Pittsboro, NC – Are you someone who might be interested in sharing your sewing skills with local young people?  Do you enjoy mentoring youth, increasing your existing sewing skillset, and working in collaboration with other enthusiastic volunteers to make a…

CCCC offers culinary youth summer camps

culinary youth summer camp

Sanford, NC – Central Carolina Community College’s culinary program is offering youth summer camps in Chatham, Harnett, and Lee counties this summer. Camps in Chatham County include Culinary Teen Baking (June 26-29), Culinary Teen Cooking (June 19-22), and Kids Cooking…

Chatham Journal’s Top 50 Chathamcentric videos of 2016

Top 25 Chathamcentric videos of 2016

Pittsboro, NC –  Here is a compilation of Chatham Journal’s Top 50 most popular Chathamcentric videos of 2016. There videos were  created by Chatham Journal’s multi-media journalist Gene Galin.  1 11th Inning Home Run & Celebration as Northwood defeats Webb…