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In Like a Tiger

In Like a Tiger

In Like a Tiger Meet four of Pittsboro's newest furry residents   By Matt White | Photography Courtesy Carolina Tiger Rescue   Some arrived with a roar. Others gave a lazy flick of the tail. But after a long trip, four adult tigers arrived at the Carolina Tiger Rescue...

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A River Runs Through It

A River Runs Through It

A River Runs Through It Five generations of the Hobbs family have called Baldwin’s Mill home   By Matt White | Photography by Briana Brough   The water is the kind of cold that makes you gasp even though that’s the worst thing you can do. It looked so inviting from...

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Where River Meets Lake

Where River Meets Lake

Where River Meets Lake An afternoon at water level   By Corbie Hill | Photography by Moriah LeFebvre   First comes the osprey, and it’s caught something. The dark shape in its talons is likely a fish, but it's too high in the air to see clearly. Next comes the bald...

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All in the Same Boat

All in the Same Boat

All In The Same Boat The Stafford family has been boating on Jordan Lake since 2003. Just 10 minutes from their home, the"Hot Now" houseboat provides a mini-vacation every time they leave the dock.   Photography by Briana Brough   ABOVE: Cas Stafford, (right, with...

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Governors Club

Governors Club

Living in Governors ClubOne of our original planned communities evolves as new families arrive By matt white On a recent Wednesday night, Trey and RamonaLisa Robertson and their daughter Emily, 10, arrived at the front door of the Governors Club main clubhouse for...

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The first Chatham Magazine Women’s Issue

The first Chatham Magazine Women’s Issue

The first Chatham Magazine Women’s Issue They teach us to dance and they lift our spirits. They’re playing with the boys and rocking out with the girls. They make the laws and keep us safe. Ten remarkable women who call Chatham home.   Photography by Briana Brough  ...

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Get Growing

Get Growing

Get Growing Student-run spring plant sale provides a temporary garden center for Bear Creek   By Holly West | Photography by Hillary graves   One chilly afternoon in mid-February, classmates Andrew Hicks and Dylan Lee were transferring sprouts of budding herbs,...

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Artist and Residence

Artist and Residence

Artist and Residence Mark and Carol Hewitt built a famed pottery studio and a home on their Pittsboro property   By Matt White  |  Photography by Briana Brough   When Carol Hewitt and her husband Mark moved from New England to the end of Johnny Burke Road in 1983,...

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Strong Foundation

Strong Foundation

Strong Foundation from parent volunteer to director By Matt White Jaime Detzi is the executive director of the Chatham Education Foundation, a nonprofit advocacy and fundraising organization that administers early literacy, teacher support and other educational...

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