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NCHSAA secures Randolph County School System venues for 2021 State Basketball Championships

Chapel Hill, NC – The North Carolina High School Athletic Association (NCHSAA) is pleased to announce that the Randolph County School System has agreed to host the 2021 NCHSAA Basketball State Championship Games at Providence Grove and Wheatmore High Schools.…

Chatham EDC selects Michael Smith as new president

Pittsboro, NC – Chatham County Economic Development Corporation has selected Michael Smith as their new president. Smith comes to Chatham County EDC with more than 20 years’ experience in economic development, most recently as Executive Director with Sanford Area Growth…

Final unofficial local election results for Chatham County

Pittsboro, NC – Here are the final unofficial local election results for Chatham County, NC. Chatham County Commissioner – District 1* Karen Howard DEM 25,315 54.22% (incumbent)Jay Stobbs REP 21,377 45.78% Chatham County Commissioner – District 2* Mike Dasher DEM…

If memory serves me

black and white photos of toddlers

By N.A. Booko Pittsboro, NC – I can’t recall just when I first heard about those memory pills. Pills to keep you from forgetting to remember. If memory serves me, it was about three years ago. I forget just when.…

The epidemic was front-loaded everywhere

By Kevin Roche This is a cool chart, courtesy of a Twitter user. Kind of a mirror image look. Shows what is going on in Spain, which like several European countries has seen cases rising again. Deaths on the bottom,…

In the garden. For better or worse

By N.A. Booko Pittsboro, NC – In the mid 1970s, once a month I would drive from my home in Chatham County over to Biscoe. My birthplace. I had two aunts that were old and occasionally needed somethings done around…