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News in Chatham County, North Carolina

Chatham County Names First New Manager In A Quarter-Century
Fri, 11 Apr 2014 13:07:16 -0700

William "Lee" Smith will be the first new Chatham County manager in 26 years. Chatham County commissioners voted unanimously Friday morning to approve Smith's nomination. Smith recently stepped down as manager of Wayne County, North Carolina. read more

County manager prospect courting commission
Tue, 01 Apr 2014 21:58:16 -0700

In local politics, he may be the most powerful man you've never heard of, and you won't cast a vote in his name. Right now, the Chatham County Commission is deciding who will replace Russ Abolt as Chatham

UNCG Honor Roll
Sat, 12 Apr 2014 17:17:26 -0700

GREENSBORO — The following area students were named to the Dean’s List and Chancellor’s List at the University of North Carolina at Greensboro during the Fall 2013 semester.

St. Lucie officials add Brevard official to list of finalists for administrator job
Tue, 01 Apr 2014 06:28:58 -0700

ST. LUCIE COUNTY — The search to find a new St. Lucie County administrator is taking a step forward — and possibly one step back.

Effingham candidates prepare for political forum
Tue, 22 Apr 2014 14:51:23 -0700

The six people running for three commission seats and four people running for one school board seat in an election on May 20 in Effingham County will take part in a political forum at 7 p.m.

SBI Gets Warrants For Instagram Accounts In High School Nude Picture Investigation
Tue, 22 Apr 2014 05:50:45 -0700

Court records show investigators are looking at 15 accounts as looks into nude student photos in nine counties in the state.

Scott holds press conference, defends county manager nominee
Thu, 03 Apr 2014 17:28:14 -0700

Since announcing his nominee to become the next county manager almost a week ago, Chatham County Commission Chairman Al Scott and nominee William Lee Smith have come under a lot of scrutiny.

Chatham County Chairman Says He Favors More Local Government Consolidation
Thu, 10 Apr 2014 16:37:00 -0700

The leader of the Chatham County Board of Commissioners says he thinks the county and the City of Savannah could save money by merging more services. The municipalities are searching for a new chief to lead their joint police force. Chatham County Chairman Al Scott says taxpayers could benefit...

Pittsboro mayor concerned about Chatham Park development plans
Mon, 24 Mar 2014 20:43:55 -0700

Leaders in the town of Pittsboro once again heard from the investors of a controversial development Monday night.

Chatham to host webinar on community food councils
Tue, 25 Mar 2014 13:02:55 -0700

PITTSBORO — Chatham County will hold a webinar on Thursday, April 17, from noon-2:30 p.m. in the Agriculture Building Auditorium, 65 E. Chatham St., on the concept of community food councils.