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Summer 2014 Crop of WalMartians

October 3rd, 2014 · Comments Off on Summer 2014 Crop of WalMartians

Date: Thu, 28 Aug 2014 21:58:33 -0400 (EDT) From: Ken Warren Subject: Summer 2014 Crop of WalMartians Seeing eye goat? Or looking for a wedding dress M&M dispenser? (think about it) Houston, we have a problem Can you tie em’ in a knot? Or flip over your shoulders Open for bidnezz Assaconda? OK then Drag’m […]

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Tags: 27312 · Siler City

There is NO increase in the Chatham County sales tax rate

July 5th, 2014 · Comments Off on There is NO increase in the Chatham County sales tax rate

Date: Sun, 29 Jun 2014 20:10:03 -0400 From: Ann Subject: There is NO increase in the Chatham County sales tax rate I read the article about the teacher pay increase at http://www.newsobserver.com/2014/06/20/3953282/chatham-county-to-offer-incentive.html In the article it says “County commissioners said increased county sales tax revenue will pay for the program’s projected $575,000 cost.” From what […]

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Tags: 27312 · 27344 · Business · Education · Government · Pittsboro · Siler City

Not everyone liked what Karen Crowell had to say recently about the teacher bonuses.

July 4th, 2014 · Comments Off on Not everyone liked what Karen Crowell had to say recently about the teacher bonuses.

Date: Mon, 30 Jun 2014 22:11:36 -0400 From: Karen Crowell Subject: put your money where your mouth is Not everyone liked what I had to say recently about the teacher bonuses. Instead, there has been a lot of self-congratulatory talk about how much credit we should give our elected officials.  Did you notice how carefully […]

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Tags: Politics

Last Week’s Hottest Chatham Online Bulletin Board Topics – Week of July 22, 2014

July 4th, 2014 · Comments Off on Last Week’s Hottest Chatham Online Bulletin Board Topics – Week of July 22, 2014

Date: Mon, 30 Jun 2014 01:00:37 -0400 From: Gene Galin Subject: Last Week’s Hottest Chatham Online Bulletin Board Topics 1. Differences between Chatham County pro vs con Walmart people  (Read 14004 times)  at http://chatham-county-nc.com/bulletinboard/index.php/topic,24737.0.html 2. Paul Cuadros plays the race card already and I Googled Siler City  (Read 6057 times)  at http://chatham-county-nc.com/bulletinboard/index.php/topic,21508.0.html 3. Concerns with […]

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Tags: 27312 · 27344 · Animals · Business · Pittsboro · Siler City

Wondering if Pittsboro has enough traffic to support all the pet supply outlets already existing and planned

April 8th, 2014 · Comments Off on Wondering if Pittsboro has enough traffic to support all the pet supply outlets already existing and planned

Date: Thu, 3 Apr 2014 14:44:20 -0400 From: Bill Prentice Subject: Pet supplies I’m back from vacation and catching up on a couple of weeks of Chatlists. One of the things I am wondering is if PBO has enough traffic to support all the pet supply outlets already existing and planned. I know there is […]

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Tags: 27312 · Animals · Musings · Pittsboro

Can we trust Pittsboro to do it right? I hope so for my children’s sake.

March 3rd, 2014 · Comments Off on Can we trust Pittsboro to do it right? I hope so for my children’s sake.

Date: Tue, 25 Feb 2014 13:43:29 -0500 From: “Michael Kirkman” Subject: Chatham Park again Chatham Chatlist #4885 My last comment on this discussion would be that based on moving here in the early 90’s and growing up in a small town in  NW NC and living in and around Raleigh and watching Cary go from […]

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Tags: 27312 · Development · Growth · Pittsboro

Support Our Local Businesses

February 20th, 2014 · Comments Off on Support Our Local Businesses

Date: Sun, 16 Feb 2014 16:53:04 -0500 From: Amanda Robertson Subject: Support Our Local Businesses… and Our Way of Life When we moved here three years ago, my husband and I quite purposefully decided to support our local businesses as much as possible. We had Valentine’s Dinner at the Roadhouse on Friday. We bought the […]

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Tags: 27312 · Development · Pittsboro · Politics

Straight Talk coverage in Chatham County, NC

February 15th, 2014 · Comments Off on Straight Talk coverage in Chatham County, NC

Date: Sun, 29 Dec 2013 10:47:28 -0500 From: trbz Subject: Straight Talk coverage reply Joshua Cohen asked about coverage of Straight Talk. It piggybacks Verizon, so we have had excellent coverage. We bought their cheapest touch phones (LG). They also sold us a one time $8/2yr warranty. Surprisingly, after 2 hours in our pond, we […]

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Tags: 27312 · Pittsboro · Recommendations · Technology

It seems that no one discouraged you from coming to Pittsboro

February 15th, 2014 · Comments Off on It seems that no one discouraged you from coming to Pittsboro

Date: Sat, 28 Dec 2013 10:42:54 -0500 From: “John R Dykers” Subject: maryphillis post 28 Dec. Loved your post and your description of self and family and motives for coming to Pittsboro. I came in 1964 for similar reasons, having grown up in Jacksonville Fla. and living also in Mandarin, south of the city and […]

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Tags: 27312 · 27344 · Business · Development · Growth · Pittsboro · Siler City

Response about Walmart Smart talk phone

February 14th, 2014 · Comments Off on Response about Walmart Smart talk phone

Date: Sun, 29 Dec 2013 07:44:37 -0500 From: TheNC phoenix Subject: Response to Walmart Smart talk phone: Dear Smarttalk Walmart phone person. Tracfone is a good service. It owns many brands:Smarttalk Walmart. Virgin Mobile. Ten something. Many more. Tracfone is based in Mexico. Straighttalk is another company. Service is great with Straightalk. This is also […]

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Tags: 27312 · 27344 · Advise · Pittsboro · Siler City · Technology