Category: Pittsboro

POLL: Would you patronize a business that doesn’t enforce mask wearing?

Pittsboro, NC – Face masks have been officially mandatory in North Carolina since Friday, June 26. Masks are required in public places, like restaurants, supermarkets and stores. People can remove their face masks while sitting down to eat at a…

COVID-19: stricter cannot hurt; could even help

by Douglas Sedlak Pittsboro, NC – More recommendations to prevent the spread of COVID-19. COVID-19 is tricky, seemingly a “smart virus.” It is not impossible additional precautions could further slow the spread of the virus. Consider a military grade mask.…

Chatham County arrest blotter: July 2020

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Pittsboro, NC – Here is the Chatham County Sheriff department’s arrest blotter for July 2020. On July 2, Trajan Jenkins, 22, of 12770 Siler City Glendon Rd., Siler City, was arrested by Deputy Cody DeViney for fleeing to elude arrest…

July blooms in Pittsboro’s pollinator paradise

Pittsboro, NC – Pollinator Paradise is a Demonstration Garden created by the North Carolina Cooperative Extension, Chatham County Center. Agriculture Agent Debbie Roos designed the garden to provide forage from early spring to late fall for pollinators such as native…