Category: Local/County

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…

Chatham Habitat for Humanity seeks volunteers

By Mechelle Thompson Pittsboro, NC – Chatham Habitat for Humanity relies on volunteers for everything from answering phones to running the cash registers at the ReStore, and yes, swinging hammers to build houses. We have some specific needs, and you…

Chatham County Schools CTE students honored

CTE Celebration

Chatham, NC — A remarkable number of Chatham County Schools students were recently honored at the Career and Technical Education (CTE) celebration held at Chatham Central High School. The evening featured remarks from Superintendent Dr. Derrick D. Jordan, Executive Director…

REI awards Clean Jordan Lake with a $8,000 grant

Pittsboro, NC – An REI Local Store grant of $8,000 to Clean Jordan Lake will improve the effectiveness of trash removal and prevention programs. Nick Cross, the REI Outdoor Programs Manager for Central North Carolina said “we’re proud to support…

Opportunity knocks in the Chatham County schools

Chatham Middle School

Pittsboro, NC -On April 14, 2016 the Chatham Education Foundation hosted the 2nd Showcase of Schools. This event made it clear that if you walk into the door of any of the 17 Chatham County Schools, our students are being challenged, engaged, respected and given opportunities to…