Category: Pittsboro

Chatham County’s “deal” with Duke Energy

Coal Ash

By Judy Hogan Moncure, NC – I’m responding to Mary Phyllis’ Chatham Chatlist post of June 18. I’m sorry, Mary Phyllis, but I can’t celebrate the Chatham Commissioners deal with Duke Energy. There are two main problems. Duke’s actions in…

Selling timber recommendations

Timber

by Dan McCarty Pittsboro, NC – Yes, you can get your trees selectively cut and not clear cut. How much are your trees worth? To answer that question you have to know the species of trees and how much volume…

Pittsboro’s Main Street Program meeting on June 23

North Carolina Main Street Program

by Paul Horne Pittsboro, NC – Thanks to all who attended April’s Main Street Meeting at which we learned about North Carolina’s Main Street Program and viewed a presentation of the products of Pittsboro’s involvement, including recent downtown facade improvements.…

CCCC Natural Chef Program has international flavor

Central Carolina Community College International Chefs

Pittsboro, NC – Central Carolina Community College’s Summer Natural Chef Certification Program has developed an international flavor. Three of the class members have foreign ties. Patricia Arbelaez lives in Montreal, Canada. Meriel Goodwin lived in Europe for about 25 years.…