853 results total, viewing 721 - 740
PITTSBORO — The Chatham County Schools Board of Education approved Dr. Janice Giles as the new principal of North Chatham Elementary School during its Monday mid-year retreat. Giles is in her … more
PITTSBORO — Chatham Community Library continues its series of quarterly discussions highlighting women changemakers in Chatham County on Jan. 15. The Celebrating Women of Chatham series … more
SILER CITY — Commissioners gathered on Monday for their first regular meeting of the new year, where they honored former Mayor Pro Tem James Larry Cheek, who died in office while serving on Siler … more
PITTSBORO — School of the Arts for Boys Academy (SABA) — a new public charter school set to open next fall — will add 6th grade students to its 3rd through 5th grade school population to … more
A week into our third year in a pandemic, record-high numbers of new COVID-19 cases and another surge in hospitalizations are dominating the conversations of health experts and observers — as is … more
Many economic development observers say Chatham County is poised for a giant year in 2022. Chatham Park’s accelerating development, Mosaic’s growing commercial client list and two megasites … more
From our breaking updates on Pittsboro’s water and Chatham schools’ COVID protocols, to our features on Chatham’s reaction to the Jan. 6 Capitol attack and vaccinations and churches, 2021 was a long, messy, beautiful, challenging and newsworthy year. Revisit the last year with us through the stories that best capture 2021 in all its challenging but hopeful glory. more
We’ve compiled 10 of our favorite feature stories from 2021 — from Hubert West, the first Black head coach at UNC-Chapel Hill, to “Deadlock” film’s Kelly Reiter, who made her major studio debut alongside Bruce Willis. We hope you enjoy revisiting some of our favorite stories with us, sorted in alphabetical order. more
Here’s a list of locations in Chatham County offering free COVID tests. Some locations across the county offer both rapid and PCR testing; rapid testing offers results in 15 minutes but are not as accurate as the PCR tests, which come back with results in one to two days. more
From graduations and celebrations to business expansions and awards, 2021 was a year well worth documenting. Take a look at some of the News + Record's favorite photos from the year. more
Where do you want to see Chatham County a year from today? If one change could occur this coming year, what would it be? We asked, you answered: more
PITTSBORO — The Chatham County Tax Office reminds those owning real estate that personal and business property as of Jan. 1, 2022, must ensure that the property is listed with the Tax Office no … more
SILER CITY — The Chatham County Chamber of Commerce is launching an eight-week program in partnership with Central Carolina Community College’s Small Business Centers and Mountaire Farms aimed … more
Editor’s note: Orlando Dobbin, a Chatham County school counselor, shares this story of his exploration of what Chatham has to offer. Special — better, greater, or otherwise different from what … more
The N.C. state budget approved last month included dozens of appropriations to N.C. municipalities, but a $34 million outlay to Sanford stands out as a signal of a potentially gigantic economic … more
More than 110 children and their families received surprise holiday gifts on Dec. 21 thanks to the generosity of anonymous donors and a joint effort between the Chatham County Sheriff’s Office and … more
RALEIGH — Most state road construction projects have been suspended to help ease highway traffic during the holidays. Where possible, the N.C. Dept. of Transportation plans to open lanes … more
PITTSBORO — A year of response, recovery and resiliency. That’s the opening tagline to the 19-page 2021 State of Chatham County Report, presented at last week’s board of commissioners … more
During a normal year, the holidays can accentuate grief, mental health experts say, largely due to the emphasis on spending time with family or reflecting on memories. But during the second holiday … more
Editor’s note: Second of a two-part series. PITTSBORO — Back in 2011, Katie Bryant found her dream home near downtown Pittsboro after falling in love with the community’s unique small-town … more
« Prev | 1 34 | 35 | 36 | 37 | 38 | 39 | 40 43 | Next »
Currently viewing stories posted within the past year.
For all older stories, please use our advanced search.