Musicians will figure prominently in the 63rd annual Chatham County Fair, which starts today at the fairgrounds in Pittsboro and continues through Saturday.
At a press conference Thursday, the Blue Ridge Environmental Defense League (BREDL) joined with residents of Lee, Alamance and Anson counties to call for stricter regulations related to natural gas drilling.
The Chatham County Schools district office, located at 369 West St., Pittsboro, was evacuated after a package was delivered to the office this morning.
Several additions are planned to the area's restaurant offerings.
When a study group of the Mining and Energy Commission approved a policy recommendation Wednesday to continue allowing forced pooling in North Carolina, it did so unanimously.
On Wednesday, official policy recommendations for compulsory pooling took a step toward becoming reality.
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.