A father and son are in custody in connection with the shooting of two people this weekend, according to authorities.
The Moore County Agricultural Fair is opening its doors for the 67th time this Tuesday.
Preliminary work begins Monday evening on an N.C. Department of Transportation project to resurface 3.4 miles of U.S. 15-501 in Pittsboro.
Baseball, at least to baseball fans, is the national pastime. But when it comes to a sport that defines and unites a community, nothing ranks higher than high school sports, and most specifically, football under the lights on Fridays all over the country.
A country music and southern rock legend returned to his roots Saturday night to the delight of his fans and long-time friends.
The four trustees of Central Carolina Community College who sued the college and the state last month won at least a temporary victory in court Thursday.
Reach Out Crisis Pregnancy Center, a private group which helps mothers and expectant mothers with practical and emotional needs, has a new leader.
Chatham County students are getting on and off school buses 4,144 times every school day — which means 4,144 possibilities for a student to be hit by oncoming traffic.
In just under a week, the Lions Club Fairgrounds will play host to the Down South Music Festival with the Charlie Daniels Band.
North Carolina Secretary of Commerce Sharon Allred Decker said she liked what she saw during a recent tour of the Lee County Innovation Center.
A Boy Scout Troop composed of youth from Lee and surrounding counties have made a difference in multiple ways for a West Virginia community.
Cheers, applause and whistles filled the Dennis A. Wicker Civic Center Tuesday as family and friends of Central Carolina Community College’s summer 2013 graduating class expressed their excitement and joy.
The four trustees of Central Carolina Community College who sued the college and the state last Tuesday might have to wait a little while longer for their day in court.
The arc from a welding torch burns white-hot as it fuses metal to metal, creating the physical infrastructure of 21st century life: bridges, high-rise buildings, automobiles, and a thousand other things.
The Chatham County Board of Commissioners have approved a “fine amnesty” week for all three branches of Chatham County Public Libraries in Pittsboro, Siler City and Goldston. The fine-free week begins Sept. 2 (Labor Day) and runs through Sept. 7.
The four members of the Central Carolina Community College Board of Trustees who were booted from the board, effective today, by a new state law proposed by local Rep. Mike Stone are suing the college and the state of North Carolina.
Chatham County rescuers worked late into Monday night rescuing a mother and her 10-year-old son who had gotten stranded by rapidly rising waters while fishing Monday evening.
Chatham County residents can expect to receive their 2013 property tax bills to arrive no later than mid-August, according to Chatham County Tax Administrator Frances Wilson. The tax rate remains at 62.19 cents. The deadline to pay 2013 property taxes is Jan. 6, 2014.
Emergency service personnel are attempting a water rescue on Deep River near U.S. 1. Two people are stuck on the river and are not injured, according to Chatham County Emergency Communications.
At the same time it's facing significant turnover, the Central Carolina Community College Board of Trustees is also directing the college to plow ahead with two programs that could increase the size and scope of the school.
North Carolina lawmakers have voted to postpone the costly cleanup of pollutants from the lake that provides drinking water to roughly 300,000 people in the Raleigh-Durham metropolitan area.
In Lee County, reactions to the state budget passed late Wednesday afternoon by the N.C. General Assembly ranged from dejection to cautious optimism.
As the start of the fall semester at Central Carolina Community College approaches, officials say registration numbers are slightly down — but they don't appear to be overly concerned.
The proposed rezoning of 7,100 acres for Chatham Park — a mammoth business and residential park set to nestle between the town of Pittsboro and Jordan Lake — spurred passionate discussion Monday night ranging from cautious optimism to outright condemnation.
Eight Central Carolina Community College Basic Law Enforcement Training cadets recently received their graduation certificates at exercises at the Dennis A. Wicker Civic Center. All were members of the 2012-13 BLET evening training program at the college’s Emergency Services Training Center.