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Body shops see surge in business as deer, motorist collisions increase

Thousands of North Carolinians each year are involved in deer-automobile collisions, and law enforcement officials say the chances of striking a deer increases during fall, the peak season in North Carolina for such incidents. More than 16,500 collisions happened in 2017.
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Community Calendar for the week 11/15/2018

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

Sports
On Tuesday night

Woods Charter edges Rosewood 3-1 to advance

The Woods Charter boy’s soccer team earned a hard-fought 3-1 double-overtime victory over Goldsboro Rosewood on Tuesday night in Durham in a NCHSAA 1A second round matchup.

Pearce faring well at UNCG

Isabel Pearce and the UNC Greensboro women’s soccer’s (15-5-1) season came to an end with a 3-1 loss at No. 3 seed South Carolina (14-5-1) in the first round of the NCAA Tournament Friday …

Devilpups slip by Woods in third round

On a soggy night down at Camp Lejune on Thursday, the Lejune Devil Pups eliminated Woods Charter from the NCHSAA 1A State Playoffs in boy’s soccer with a 2-1 victory. The third round loss …
Kitchen Kapers
4 tablespoons butter 1 pound shrimp, peeled and uncooked 1 teaspoon dried parsley 1 tablespoon lemon juice 1 teaspoon dried chives 1/2 teaspoon dry mustard 3/4 teaspoon Old Bay …
2 1/2 cups quick cooking oats 1 cup whole wheat flour 1/2 cup chopped pecans 1/2 cup packed dark brown sugar 1/4 cup sugar 2 tablespoons natural oat bran 2 tablespoons wheat …
2 cups corn, fresh or frozen 2 tablespoons butter 2 tablespoons flour 1 cup milk 2 eggs 1 teaspoon salt 1 1/2 teaspoons sugar 4 tablespoons grated Parmesan cheese 2 teaspoons …
1/2 cup mayonnaise 1 (8 oz.) package cream cheese, softened 1/2 cup confectioner’s sugar 8-ounce can crushed pineapple in its own juice, drained 1 can whole cranberry sauce 1 (8 oz.) …
By: Mary John Resch Last night I reviewed the recipes that have been in the paper during the last year (December 2016-December 2017). And once again, I remembered recipes that I really enjoyed …
Obituaries
WANNA MAE MOORE
Wanna Mae Moore, “Ms. Moore” or “Grandma”, as she was affectionately called, passed away November 4, 2018 at Hospice of …
BETTY HARRIS LAMBERT  
Betty Harris Lambert, 87, of Bill Lambert Road, Bear Creek died Friday, November 2, 2018. Mrs. Lambert was born in Chatham County on …
ANNABEL TEAGUE POWERS
Annabel Teague Powers, 100, of Silk Hope Road, Siler City died Sunday, November 4, 2018. Mrs. Powers was born in Chatham County on …
THURMAN “Bo” HART WALTERS
Thurman “Bo” Hart Walters, 76, of Elmer Moore Road, Siler City died Saturday, November 3, 2018. Mr. Walters was born in Alamance …
BOBBY L. COLEY
On November 2, 2018, Bobby Lee Coley passed away at the age of 83, at Cross Road Retirement Community in Asheboro, NC. After 48 years …
IMO TETER DARK
Imo Teter Dark, 100, of Siler City died Tuesday, October 30, 2018 at Coventry House of Siler City. Mrs. Dark was born in Randolph …
SUSAN FRANKLIN FULTON
Susan Roberta Franklin Fulton, 69, passed away peacefully on October 20, 2018 after a long and courageous battle with a glioblastoma. …
HILDA FAYE JAMES BOOTH
Hilda Faye James Booth, 77, of Staley, passed away on Wednesday, October 31, 2018, at Siler City Center. The family received friends …
CARSON MURPHY ROGERS, SR.
Carson Murphy Rogers, Sr., 88, of Eli Whitney passed away at his residence on Friday, November 2, 2018 at 12:16 a.m. A native of …
Columns / Opinions

It was a time to learn how to spend time

Last week I promised not to go into great detail about my recent visit to an area hospital for a procedure and recovery and that’s still my intention. But if you’ll permit, I’d like …

In the camp that’s for getting the flu shot

For the past couple of weeks, I’ve nursed myself back to health from a bout with the common cold.

To our readers

Welcome to the new Chatham News + Record. We’d like to take this opportunity, with this first issue, to do something a bit unorthodox: to write directly to you, our readers, a little about …