North Carolina’s Easter Monday tradition forged on the baseball diamond

white baseball ball on brown leather baseball mitt

By Dallas Woodhouse Raleigh, NC – On Good Friday state offices will be closed in North Carolina for Holy Week, along with 10 other states. However, that has not always been the case in North Carolina. The Monday after Easter—rather…

Found it! Chatham Rabbit Hunt on April 10

Pittsboro, NC – Spring has sprung and the bunnies are hoppin’. Capture them (with your smart phone) and win! On Saturday, April 10 from 10:30 am to 7 pm, Main Street Pittsboro will hide embellished rabbit statues on and around…

Haw River clean-up a big success

Bynum, NC – On Saturday, March 20, the Haw River Assembly hosted the Haw River Clean Up A Thon. This is our 31st annual watershed wide effort to remove trash from along the river and its creeks. The event also…

Chatham 250 announces Celebration Theme sponsors

Pittsboro, NC – With Chatham County’s 250th anniversary about to kick off, the event planning committee is excited to announce the celebration theme sponsors. The Chatham 250 celebration focuses on five main themes: Creative Arts, Community and Diversity, Growth and…