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Pittsboro’s Michael Rodriquez wins $52,243 in prizes on Wheel of Fortune (with video clips)

January 26th, 2018 · No Comments

Date: Tue, 23 Jan 2018 22:10:09 -0500 From: Gene Galin Subject: Pittsboro’s Michael Rodriquez wins $52,243 in prizes on Wheel of Fortune Michael won $52,243 in cash and prizes, including a Mini Cooper and a trip to Switzerland, Austria, and Bavaria! I captured a few images from tonight’s game and posted them on twitter. Michael […]

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Tags: Musings

The Chatham Garden In January . . .

January 23rd, 2018 · No Comments

Date: Sun, 21 Jan 2018 14:32:58 -0500 From: “N.A. Booko” <*protected email*> Subject: The Garden In January . . . I looked around at my Chatham Garden today – after much of the snow was melted. Seems there has been some damage with the storm. Not from the thickness of the snow, but from tree […]

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Tags: Agriculture · Musings

NAB’s burning bowl

January 11th, 2018 · No Comments

Date: Wed, 3 Jan 2018 00:07:04 +0000 From: Eve Holladay Subject: NAB’s burning bowl Ah, NA BOOKoo! You finally described a tradition some of us have enjoyed for a couple of decades with the burning bowl and our wishes to end the sorrows of the past. No more war, no more cruelty, and even Chatham […]

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Tradition has it that if you eat collards and black eyed peas on New Year’s day, it will bring you wealth.

January 2nd, 2018 · No Comments

Date: Mon, 01 Jan 2018 13:46:26 -0500 From: “N.A. Booko” Subject: I’m in the money . . . Tradition has it that if you eat collards and black eyed peas on new years day, it will bring you wealth. Collards are the green dollars and peas are the  small change. As usual, I didn’t have […]

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That stuff in the “slop jar” won’t smell nearly so badly if some people will stop stirring it

December 4th, 2017 · Comments Off on That stuff in the “slop jar” won’t smell nearly so badly if some people will stop stirring it

Date: Thu, 30 Nov 2017 09:48:02 -0500 (GMT-05:00) From: Sam White Subject: PTA Thrift Store There have been times that I could not afford the warm, heavy clothes that I needed to do outside work in the winter. There have been other times that I have found single parents with small children who needed clothing. […]

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Tags: Musings · Pittsboro · Siler City

Why the “sour grapes” about Chatham PTA Thrift Shops?

December 4th, 2017 · Comments Off on Why the “sour grapes” about Chatham PTA Thrift Shops?

Date: Thu, 30 Nov 2017 09:11:03 -0500 From: Steve Garrity Subject: PTA thrift stores The post in #5999 from someone with the handle “peacelovejoyserenity” was pretty bitter – perhaps a name change to “sourgrapes”  would be more appropriate. I shop regularly at all the county’s thrift stores, and have never had a problem or sensed […]

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The Great Moodie Geetie

November 30th, 2017 · Comments Off on The Great Moodie Geetie

Date: Tue, 28 Nov 2017 16:33:18 -0500 From: “N.A. Booko” Subject: The Great Moodie Geetie . . Beginning when I was in the 8th grade, my shyness invented another persona. The Great Moody Geetie- He could make people laugh, look and listen. He could speak an unknown language- utterings  that even he couldn’t explain. He […]

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Who are the Chatham P.T.A. Powers that be?

November 30th, 2017 · Comments Off on Who are the Chatham P.T.A. Powers that be?

Date: Tue, 28 Nov 2017 15:59:35 -0500 (GMT-05:00) From: <lingam32443> Subject: P.T.A. Powers that be Members of the P.T.A. board, take years to get smart to situations going on in the stores. over the past 30 years, it has been common knowledge that employees take advantage in many ways. I know of at least four […]

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Pro Pittsboro PTA Thrift Shop

November 30th, 2017 · Comments Off on Pro Pittsboro PTA Thrift Shop

Date: Tue, 28 Nov 2017 08:02:56 -0500 From: Camille Subject: Pro-PTA Thrift Shop Hi Everyone, I’m a frequent shopper at Pittsboro’s PTA Thrift Shop, and wish to voice my support. I have discovered many treasures in this shop, human interactions included. The cashiers greet me with warmth, and accommodate special requests such as, “May I […]

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Tags: Musings

Continued Discussion @ Pittsboro PTA Thrift Store experiences

November 30th, 2017 · Comments Off on Continued Discussion @ Pittsboro PTA Thrift Store experiences

Date: Wed, 29 Nov 2017 18:52:35 -0500 From: “M. Steen” Subject: Discussion/Experiences @ Pittsboro PTA Thrift Store I will share my experience with this thrift store.  When the manager wasn’t there, some of he employees expressed their dislikes of her.  Most cringed when she was there.  One volunteer couldn’t stand her and verbalized it to […]

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