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SILER CITY — Hospitals are known for being filled with doctors, patients, medical equipment and medicine, but right now Chatham Hospital is lacking in another area: volunteers. That’s why … more
GULF — The N.C. Dept. of Transportation announced this week that the contractor hired to replace the Carbonton bridge crossing the Deep River on N.C. Hwy. 42 near the intersection of Chatham, Lee … more
Pending a final approval, Chatham County Schools students may soon be required to take a full-semester class on financial literacy. The N.C. General Assembly passed House Bill 924 last month with … more
SILER CITY ­— Local officials, Siler City staff and community leaders and residents poured through the door of the Siler City town manager’s office last Thursday, expressing gratitude and … more
CHAPEL HILL — Church in the Pines is tucked back in the woods along the Great Ridge Parkway in the Briar Chapel neighborhood, a church that certainly lives up to its name. But while the … more
A new report says the expansion of the Medicaid insurance program in North Carolina would create hundreds of jobs and bring millions of dollars to Chatham County’s economy. The study, conducted … more
SILER CITY — A Siler City nonprofit is trying to be a part of the solution to widening division, according to its founder. In 2018, the year it opened its doors on East 3rd Street, Becoming One … more
SILER CITY — Weather permitting, 10 members of the Siler City Lions Club will fan out throughout town early on July 4th, armed with the stars and stripes. “We put flags at about 100 locations … more
Fireworks on the Fourth of July are an American tradition, but with the beauty of the colors and patterns comes an ever-present possibility of danger from fire and … more
  “Yesterday” is an above-average cover band, skillfully and entertainingly regurgitating familiar tunes but ultimately beholden the original. If you love the Beatles’ … more
NEWS BRIEFS Bear Creek native supports U.S. Navy Submarine Force NORFOLK, Virginia – A Chatham Central graduate and native of Bear Creek, North Carolina, is playing a crucial role in … more
Editor’s note: In last week’s story, we looked at Chatham County’s Jessica Bryan and her experiences as a caregiver for her mother, Pauline, who suffered from Alzheimer’s disease for 25 years … more
SILER CITY — It’s been a busy three weeks for Mike Wagner, Siler City’s new police chief. On the job since June 3, the veteran law enforcement officer has been spending a lot of time getting … more
On communication: ‘the dance’ technique Susan Hardy, community care manager with the Chatham Council on Aging, shares a technique for communicating with an argumentative person with dementia … more
I am working in the Family Room, sitting with the laptop perched on my knees, writing without any interruptions. The house is silent save for the whirring of an overhead fan cooling my skin on a … more
Take an engineering brain, a love for farming and the land, creativity and a refined palate. Blend all that together and you end up with someone like Erik Mitran, the award-winning winemaker for … more
MONCURE — Increased levels of heavy metals — including barium, chromium, vanadium, arsenic, copper and lead — were found in groundwater samples tested in January near the Brickhaven coal ash … more
PITTSBORO — In a 3.5-hour meeting filled with a pattern of stretches of pure silence and brief clashes between staff and elected officials, the Pittsboro Board of Commissioners on Monday … more
PITTSBORO — Mark Hall said he expected a good number of applicants for the first year of Central Carolina Community College’s Chatham Promise program. But the 170 applications he’s received … more
PITTSBORO — Even a severe storm couldn’t derail the more than 30 youngsters who endured a 17-mile bike ride from Pittsboro to Jordan Lake last Thursday as a part of the fourth Bikes & … more
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