‘We can’t delete this water’

You’d have to go back to August to find the last time Jordan Lake was at its “normal” water level.In the five months since, North Carolina, particularly its central area, has experienced a literal deluge of precipitation.
Community calendar
Community calendar Jan. 3 - 9

SATURDAY • New Hope Audubon Society Bird Walk, Saturday, Jan. 5 – Meet at Oak Creek Village Shopping Center, behind Bojangles in Durham for 2-3 hour walk nearby. All levels of birders …

Kitchen Kapers
I tried this recipe and thought about putting it in the paper in February but because Ash Wednesday and Valentine’s Day both fell on the same day in 2018, I used a chocolate recipe that week instead.
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 …
ch@t with Daniel Simmons

Boys & Girls Clubs of Central Carolina bustling with activity, working to make positive impact for Chatham kids

This week, we speak with Daniel Simmons, the CEO of the Boys & Girls Clubs of Central Carolina, which serve Chatham and Lee counties. Simmons joined the Boys & Girls Clubs of Sanford/Lee …

Columns / Opinions

I, and my car, need help

Some people, I believe, have a natural aptitude for auto mechanics, but I’m not one of them.

Becoming a teenager not just mark on calendar

My first-born grandchild, who happens to be the only guy out of a total of six folks in that category, entered the great unknown world of “teendom” last week.

Rosy socio-political ‘On the Basis of Sex’is a feel-good drama, and not much else

On the Basis of Sex Grade: B – Director: Mimi Leder Starring: Felicity Jones, Armie Hammer, Justin Theroux, Kathy Bates, and Sam Waterston MPAA Rating: PG-13 Running Time: 2 …