Slip, sliding away . . .

Winter Storm Diego leaves a wintry mess in Chatham

The winter precipitation that fell early Sunday morning was enough to cause some major headaches for motorists.

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Community Calendar for the week 11/15/2018

Chatham County Community Calendar for the week of November 15, 2018

Kitchen Kapers
By the Saturday night after Thanksgiving everyone in Mary Alice’s family was tired of turkey and turkey leftovers and ready for a steak. We bought some thick New York strip steaks and she mixed …
My daughter Mary Alice brought this for the column when she was home last week. Snickerdoodles have been one of Caroline’s favorite cookies since our neighbor on Whidbey Island introduced them …
For the season

Nativity scenes from Chatham Church

Chatham Methodist Church invited residents to come and view 200 displays of nativity scenes from around the world.

Columns / Opinions

'The Favourite' relishes in award-worthy performances, accessible absurdity

If you’re among those who view the oeuvre of Yorgos Lanthimos as a funhouse reflection of Stanley Kubrick, then “The Favourite” is Lanthimos’ “Barry Lyndon.”

I’m N.C. proud, but just don’t give me a grapefruit

In the part of the country where we live, particularly for those of us who call North Carolina home, we can be a bit conceited.Along with our pristine sandy beaches and majestic Blue Ridge mountains, …

The view from the other side of the Red Kettle

We see them, year after year, faithfully standing by a red Salvation Army kettle, ringing a bell.You may even have volunteered to be a bell-ringer for the well-respected charitable organization …