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This week at Chatham County public librariesThis week at Chatham County public libraries
[Sep. 12, 2011] Join us this week for one of these exciting library programs. By Jennifer B. Gillis
 
Chatham County to host tenth anniversary tribute to 9-11 victims and first respondersChatham County to host tenth anniversary tribute to 9-11 victims and first responders
[Sep. 9, 2011] Chatham County joins with first responder organizations and the Chatham Parks Foundation in hosting a special tenth anniversary tribute to the victims and heroes of the tragedy of Sept. 11, 2001. Slated for Sunday, Sept. 11, at 3 pm at Joy Baptist Church, the tribute also will honor the vital role of first responders in protecting communities and individuals.
Also: Photo Gallery: World Trade Center 911 Memorial Stop - 3/29/2011
 
County commissioners extend Chatham Community Library’s hoursCounty commissioners extend Chatham Community Library’s hours
[Sep. 9, 2011] The Chatham County Board of Commissioners voted on September 6 to keep Chatham Community Library in Pittsboro open longer on Monday and Wednesday evenings and on Saturdays. At the commissioners’ request, county staff also will explore opening the library on Sunday afternoons.
 
Loads of activities planned for Pittsboro this Labor Day weekendLoads of activities planned for Pittsboro this Labor Day weekend
[Sep. 2, 2011] The "Circle City" will be hopping this Labor Day weekend starting on Friday, September 2 at various venues that will featue food and music in Pittsboro, NC
 
Progress Energy to restore 95 percent of customers by midnight WednesdayProgress Energy to restore 95 percent of customers by midnight Wednesday
[Aug. 29, 2011] Progress Energy crews have restored service to more than 330,000 customers since Hurricane Irene first began lashing the Carolinas on Friday. The company expects to restore service to the majority of remaining customers without power by midnight Tuesday, with 95 percent of restorations complete by midnight Wednesday.
 
This week at Chatham Community LibraryThis week at Chatham Community Library
[Aug. 9, 2011] Join us for one of the following cool summer events at at the Chatham Community Library in Pittsboro. By Jennifer B. Gillis
 
North Carolina sales tax holiday this August 5-7North Carolina sales tax holiday this August 5-7
[Aug. 5, 2011] North Carolinians can save money by purchasing items like clothing, school supplies and computers during the state’s sales tax holiday that begins on Friday, Aug. 5 and runs through Sunday, Aug. 7. Clothing, footwear, and school supplies of $100 or less per item; school instructional materials of $300 or less per item; sports and recreational equipment of $50 or less per item; computers of $3,500 or less per item; and computer supplies of $250 or less per item will be exempt from sales tax. The holiday begins at 12:01 a.m. on Friday, Aug. 5 and lasts until 11:59 p.m. on Sunday, Aug. 7.
Also: NC Sales Tax Holiday
 
Ride Without Limits cycling event to benefit Easter Seals UCPRide Without Limits cycling event to benefit Easter Seals UCP
[Aug. 4, 2011] An early morning wake up with a country breakfast begins the day of cycling for the 5th Annual Ride Without Limits. As cyclists leave Camp Royall, just outside Pittsboro, NC, they begin their cycling day with the sun coming up over the rural countryside and farmlands that central NC is known for. You'll travel through the town of Pittsboro and then head out onto some of the most scenic rural roads that our state has to offer, bypassing wide open pastures, beautiful horse farms and crossing gorgeous lakes and streams as you have the chance to witness parts of our great state that few often have the pleasure of seeing.
 
This week at Chatham Community LibraryThis week at Chatham Community Library
[Jul. 26, 2011] Join us for one of the following cool summer events at at the Chatham Community Library in Pittsboro. By Jennifer B. Gillis
 
Rare sixth degree black belt awarded by South Eastern KarateRare sixth degree black belt awarded by South Eastern Karate
[Jul. 20, 2011] Mark Ellington, a resident of Siler City and head instructor of South Eastern Karate's school in Liberty, was awarded the rank of Sixth Dan Instructor last month, when South Eastern Karate Association held its quarterly promotion exams.
Also: South Eastern Karate
 
Fearrington Barn hosts screening of controversial Gasland movie
[Jul. 19, 2011] A Fracking Awareness event will take place at the Fearrington Barn on Tuesday, July 19 from 7 pm to 9 pm. The event will include a showing of the controversial movie "Gasland."
 
Are you thinking about leasing your mineral rights?Are you thinking about leasing your mineral rights?
[Jul. 18, 2011] With the arrival of natural gas leases in Chatham County, landowners should acquaint themselves with how to critically assess mineral rights contracts and understand potential impacts of drilling on agricultural fields, water resources, timber, and personal property. Topics of discussion will include negotiating a fair mineral rights lease, potential impacts on land resources, and limiting landowner financial liabilities in contracts. The Chatham County Center of North Carolina Cooperative Extension in conjunction with Rural Advancement Foundation International (RAFI-USA) will be conducting a program to help answer landowners questions about these issues. By Sam Groce
 
Chatham Conservation Partnership to release conservation plan for Chatham CountyChatham Conservation Partnership to release conservation plan for Chatham County
[Jul. 16, 2011] Members of the Chatham Conservation Partnership (CCP), local leaders and citizens will gather Thursday, July 21 at 4:30 p.m. at the Chatham County Community Library on the Central Carolina Community College Pittsboro Campus to release the Comprehensive Conservation Plan for Chatham County. A short presentation celebrating the completion of the plan and those involved in its development will be followed by a reception catered by the Natural Chef Program. By Amanda Sand
 
Chatham Social Health Council to celebrate 20th AnniversaryChatham Social Health Council to celebrate 20th Anniversary
[Jul. 16, 2011] Please come support the Chatham Social Health Council's 20th Anniversary Celebration (formerly called the HIV/AIDS Council of Chatham County) on Thursday, August 11 at the Siler City Moose Lodge in Siler City from 4:30pm - 9pm. The agenda includes Meet and Greet - 4:30 pm, Dinner - 5:30 pm, Celebration - 6 pm, Fashion Show - 7 pm. By Stacy Duck
 
This week at Chatham Community LibraryThis week at Chatham Community Library
[Jul. 12, 2011] Beat the heat at your cool local library. Join us for one of these events at the Chatham Community Library in Pittsboro. By Jennifer B. Gillis

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