May. 16, 2015 @ 04:00 PM

Doctor's Orders: Hospital offers certified stroke care

In honor of National Stroke Awareness Month in May, Central Carolina Hospital brings awareness of stroke prevention and the importance of fast diagnosis and treatment.

May. 16, 2015 @ 02:41 PM


May. 16, 2015 @ 02:39 PM

Marriage licenses

May. 15, 2015 @ 05:01 AM

Action doesn't let up in 'Mad Max: Fury Road'

Mad Max: Fury Road

Grade: A –

May. 13, 2015 @ 10:46 AM

Sharing a love for science

As a child growing up in Chatham County, Ginger Cunningham never knew that her early love of science and the outdoors would lead her to become the Chatham County Cooperative Extension’s newest 4H and youth development extension agent.

May. 13, 2015 @ 10:44 AM

Divine Dining: The gift of Japanese fruit pie

Hayes and Doris Jean Harbour met as many in Cameron did in those days: at a tobacco tying. Sixty-plus years later, they’re still going strong.

May. 13, 2015 @ 05:02 AM

Extension news: Healthy eating this summer

The ice cream truck, the pool snack bar, and the ball field concession stand are three rites of summer that children enjoy

May. 13, 2015 @ 05:01 AM

Garden Guide: Control fire ants in your yard

Fire ants are a nuisance in the home landscape. Mounds detract from the overall beauty of your area

May. 13, 2015 @ 05:00 AM

On the Record: Soprano’s voice soars in PBS program

Q: Can you find the name of the beautiful song that was featured on a PBS program on the life of Richard Burton?

May. 10, 2015 @ 04:00 PM

Lett's Set a Spell: Agriculture applauded in Got to Be NC Festival

When I attended Broadway School in the late 1960s, all boys were required to take at least one agriculture course, and we girls attended home economics classes.

May. 10, 2015 @ 03:00 PM


May. 10, 2015 @ 02:00 PM


May. 10, 2015 @ 12:00 AM

The Paper Pulpit: Who lives in your house?

An 8-year-old lad made his way into the lingerie section of a big department store to buy a Mother’s Day present.

May. 10, 2015 @ 12:00 AM

The Bible speaks: Store up those heavenly treasures

A rich fool — “So is the man who stores up treasure for himself, and is not rich toward God.” Luke 12:21

May. 09, 2015 @ 03:00 PM

Club news

May. 09, 2015 @ 02:00 PM

Doctor's Orders: Central Carolina Hospital celebrates National Hospital and Healthcare Week

Central Carolina Hospital shows appreciation for their employees during National Hospital and Healthcare Week (May 10-16).

May. 09, 2015 @ 01:35 PM

Marriage licenses

Marriage licenses issued recently by the Register of Deeds include:

May. 09, 2015 @ 05:01 AM

Central Carolina People@Work: Anri Vercuiel Flickinger

What are five most frequently played songs on your iPod playlist?

May. 08, 2015 @ 04:59 AM

Movie review: Stars’ comedic skills squandered in ‘Hot Pursuit’

Hot Pursuit

Grade: D +

May. 06, 2015 @ 05:02 AM

Gross Farms opens for strawberry season

April means just one thing for the owners of Gross Farms and their customers: big, juicy strawberries.

May. 06, 2015 @ 05:02 AM

Garden Guide: Lawn care essentials

Summer lawns that have been dormant all winter have greened up and begun to grow, and winter lawns are beginning to slow their growth before the heat of the summer.

May. 06, 2015 @ 05:01 AM

On the Record: Tucker also recorded ‘The Thunder Rolls’

Q: I’ve always wondered who composed the famous Twentieth Century-Fox theme music. Can you tell me?

May. 06, 2015 @ 05:00 AM

Extension News: It’s market time!

Are you waiting for farm fresh tomatoes, for farmers to open their stands and for local farmers markets to open up? Aren’t we all!

May. 05, 2015 @ 09:02 PM

Divine Dining: Arroz con Garbanzos y Chuleta

I am about to confess something that might get my Texan self booted out of North Carolina in record time: I’m not that great at cooking pork.  I’m sorry!

May. 03, 2015 @ 04:05 PM

Lett's Set a Spell: Get fresh with local fruits, vegetables and homemade goods

Have you sunk your teeth into some fresh ripe strawberries?