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Sunshine comes to Pittsboro

by Casey Mann, Senior Correspondent Under the direction of its new Town Manager Chris Kennedy, the town of Pittsboro is moving toward creating a more transparent and accessible municipal government. In July, Kennedy was chosen to fill the role of ...
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Election season in Chatham has begun!

by Casey Mann, Senior Correspondent Chatham County residents are some of the most politically active in the state with election season occasionally resembling an old fashioned demolition derby. Each election cycle, Chatham County ranks near the top for turnout percentage ...
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Chatham County attorney Todd Roper appointed to fill Judge Buckner’s ...

by Casey Mann, Senior Correspondent Todd Roper could be working at the fiberglass plant in Snellville, GA right now. But in early September, N.C. Governor Roy announced Roper, 30-year resident and attorney in Chatham County, was appointed to fill the ...
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Chatham County approves updated Housing Trust Fund

by Casey Mann, Senior Correspondent The Chatham County Board of Commissioners’ focus on affordable continued during its Aug. 17 meeting with the passage of an updated Housing Trust Fund. The board had previously voted to appropriate $200,000 to the fund ...
Arts & Culture

The Answer, in the End, Will Rely on Our Shared ...

Baha’is of Chatham County The Baha’is of Chatham County, as part of the Baha’i Faith community of the United States, join our fellow citizens in heartfelt grief due to appalling acts of violence against fellow human beings, violence in the ...
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Nature’s Fury

Ominous black clouds roll over the historic Chatham County Courthouse at sunset in advance of a threatening storm about to unleash Mother Nature’s fury. As a result of global warming and regional climate changes, the southeastern United States has seen ...
Arts & Culture

Chatham Arts Council: Two New Grant Opportunities for Artists

In the midst of an economy turned upside down by a pandemic, supporting artists is more important than ever. That’s why the Chatham Arts Council is excited to announce the availability of applications for two separate grants to support artists ...
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The Chatham County Budget

by Casey Mann, Senior Correspondent DEEP DIVE: CHATHAM COUNTY BY THE NUMBERS (PART 1 IN A SERIES) Budgets can be complicated and boring. For many of us, the big questions about the annual county budget revolve around how much will ...