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Back in mid-December, Massiah Smith struggled to figure out the plotting and functions assignments in her math homework. She decided the best way to solve her problem would be to send an email to her fellow classmate. more
Chatham County leaders and residents expressed frustration and anger at Friday's U.S. Supreme Court ruling to overturn Roe v. Wade. more
PITTSBORO — Christian Poteat Jr., Tony Keck and Cassandra Sibrian, all Northwood students, passed away in a string of horrific accidents this week. more
SANFORD — The Golden LEAF Board of Directors has awarded Central Carolina Community College $498,924.36 for training equipment for a regional truck driving and logistics program providing … more
Districts across North Carolina have left millions of COVID-19 relief funds on the table by not allocating them, but that’s not the case here: Chatham County Schools has clear plans for the nearly $19 million it will ultimately get. The clock to spend that money keeps ticking, with school districts needing to decide on allocations by September 2024. more
PITTSBORO — A Northwood graduate from the class of 2022 died in an accidental drowning incident Thursday.  more
Hundreds of Chatham high school students walked across the graduation stage this weekend to receive their diplomas. It was a culminating celebration for a class that’s had to overcome a … more
In early March, an 8th grader at a J.S. Waters School in Goldston was subjected to a mock “slave auction” after class. The incident angered and frustrated much of the Chatham County community and … more
Now, the woman behind the desk — a bedrock of the J-M community — is retiring. Rose Pate celebrated her final year at J-M on Wednesday night with a special retirement ceremony in the school’s auditorium. The ceremony featured more than 50 current students, staff and alumni dating as far back as the class of 2006. more
The results of the recent statewide Teacher Working Conditions Survey were released last week, with Chatham County Schools educators expressing a high degree of satisfaction with the school district and the respective schools at which they teach. more
PITTSBORO — At its final scheduled meeting of the 2021-2022 school year, the Chatham County Board of Education on Monday honored student-athletes, scholastic teams and school staff who made the … more
CHAPEL HILL — As the clock struck 1:45 p.m., a sea of students dressed in pink marched down the stairs of Woods Charter School, through the cafeteria, past the principal’s office and outside to … more
‘Nobody should be outed against their will’ PITTSBORO — For Northwood senior Aiden Vigus, last week was exhausting. Finals are around the corner, but that’s not top of mind for them. … more
As officials from Chatham County Schools grappled with the tragedy, they knew local attention would quickly turn to them. Parents quickly began asking: What are schools doing to make sure their children are safe? What protocols are in place if this were to happen at their children’s schools? Do the schools even have an adequate safety plan? more
NEW YORK CITY — New World Stage Four was already raucous when it happened. As everything was flying off the rails for actors in “The Murder at Haversham Manor” — the play-within-the-play … more
Jordan-Matthews High School junior Lewis Graham and his mother walk from table to table through the hallways inside Jordan-Matthews. They hear from business professionals, chefs, electricians and more at the Community Career Night hosted by Central Carolina Community College. more
The Central Carolina Community College Small Business Center presented seven participants from the spring 2022 SPARK entrepreneurship program with certificates May 3 at the CCCC Siler City Center. more
PITTSBORO — Chatham School of Science & Engineering history teacher Anna Blackwell began the spring semester with a challenge to her 9th and 10th grade students: to learn about the history … more
Chatham County Schools was awarded the School District Scholastic Cup on Saturday night at the North Carolina Association for Scholastic Activity (NCASA) awards. more
PITTSBORO — Virginia Cross Elementary School Assistant Principal Nikki Murchison has been selected as the 2022-23 Assistant Principal of the Year for Chatham County Schools. Murchison has been … more
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