Category: Opinion

North Carolina DOT considers Superstreet concept for US 64

The DOT presentation on the Superstreet concept to the planning board was complete. The timeline is twenty to thirty years for implementation of Superstreet, with long range option to change to a limited access highway, like US 421 to Greensboro. A nec…

Final grade for the Chatham Coalition? A big fat F

Dear Chatham citizens, and especially, John Hammond, Jan Nichols, Jefferey Starkweather, Sally Kost, and Mark Barroso. What I am about to say isn’t going to be easy. I’ve been asking myself for days, is this the right thing to do? In the end, I believe…

Chatham County’s talking bread machine

I read with geat interest the post regarding another talking bread making machine in Chatham county. I also have a bread maker that has always seemed to be saying something too. My machine seems to say “Whose Gonna Win?” Whose Gonna Win?” It sometimes …

Cell phone service quality varies in Chatham County

Evan Keiser’s post about how excellent Verizon works for him is a reminder that there is no one general answer for which cell phone service is best. Chatham is a big county with lots of different dead spots and coverage areas for all the different carr…