Jun. 20, 2015 @ 03:00 PM

Club news

Jun. 20, 2015 @ 02:41 PM


Jun. 20, 2015 @ 02:00 PM

Doctor's Orders: Healthy living tips for men

Save enough pennies and you have a dime. Save enough dimes and you have a dollar.

Jun. 20, 2015 @ 05:00 AM

Central Carolina People @ Work: Cathy Swindell

NAME: Cathy Swindell

FAMILY: Husband, Danny; daughter, Megan, and four “fur babies” — two cats and two dogs (all rescues)

Jun. 19, 2015 @ 05:01 AM

'Inside Out': Pixar's mind movie will win hearts

Inside Out

Grade: A –

Jun. 17, 2015 @ 05:04 AM

Divine Dining: Green bean supper in honor of granddaddy

My granddaddy was a farmer and a rancher in south Texas. He wore plaid pearl snap shirts all of his days, worked from sunup to sundown

Jun. 17, 2015 @ 05:02 AM

Garden Guide: Ticks most active in the spring, summer and fall

Ticks, those eight-legged arachnids, that give you the creepy-crawlies. They invade your personal space to feast on your blood. Ehw!

Jun. 17, 2015 @ 05:00 AM

On the Record: Rock and Roll Hall-of-Famer penned ‘Fortune Teller’

Q: I’ve been listening to my favorite live album, the Who’s “Live At Leeds,” recently.

Jun. 17, 2015 @ 05:00 AM

Extension news: Dealing with sibling squabbles

If you grew up with a brother or sister like I did, I’m sure you have your share of war stories that left both sides bleeding, with one sibling running to mom to tattle on the other.

Jun. 17, 2015 @ 04:58 AM

Enrichment Center calendar

Boomer, senior, family caregiver and veteran events for June 17-23

Jun. 16, 2015 @ 10:49 AM

A werewolf novel in the waiting

What began as a thesis project for his master’s degree in creative writing is now a completed graphic novel just waiting to be published.

Jun. 15, 2015 @ 04:00 AM

Vignette from July 1981

Jun. 14, 2015 @ 04:34 PM

Lett's Set a Spell: Remembering mama and daddy

Another Mother’s Day goes by … observance of the 10th year of Mama’s death passes… Father’s Day is coming soon…life marches on without Mama and Daddy. But memories loom large in my mind and emotions run high in my heart.

Jun. 14, 2015 @ 03:36 PM

Doctor's Orders: Why you should be screened for cancer

Most cancers start with abnormal cells growing out of control. Sometimes you will experience symptoms, but often you will not.

Jun. 14, 2015 @ 12:00 AM

The Bible speaks: What to do with Jesus

“Pilate said to them, ‘Then what shall I do with Jesus who is called the Christ?’ ” Matthew 27:22a

Jun. 14, 2015 @ 12:00 AM

The Paper Pulpit: Discovering marital electricity

Several years ago, an elementary school class was assigned the responsibility of writing a theme about Benjamin Franklin.

Jun. 13, 2015 @ 07:38 PM

CARA Pet of the Week: Maestro

Jun. 13, 2015 @ 02:32 PM

Club news

Jun. 13, 2015 @ 02:00 PM

Marriage licenses

Marriage licenses issued recently by the Register of Deeds include:

Jun. 13, 2015 @ 01:33 PM


Jun. 13, 2015 @ 04:59 AM

Faces and Places: Award winning

Jun. 12, 2015 @ 05:01 AM

Movie review: Feeding appetite for ‘bigger, louder, more teeth’

“That first park was legit!” proclaims Lowery Cruthers (Jake Johnson), a staffer at the new Jurassic World amusement park. “It didn’t need genetic hybrids, it was real.”

Jun. 12, 2015 @ 05:01 AM

Faces and Places: Perfect attendance

Jun. 11, 2015 @ 04:58 AM

BEGINNING AT HOME: Report shows Lee has work to do

There is no shortage of heartwarming stories in our community about how individuals and organizations are helping neighbors escape poverty.

Jun. 10, 2015 @ 05:02 AM

Trekking the Rocky

Four-hour hikes over nine different Fridays, covering almost 100 miles on foot. That’s what Bill Causey and Tim Keim, of Chatham County, spent their winter doing as they traversed the rough and undeveloped banks of the Rocky River.