December/January 2018

Features

30 | Most Wonderful Time

We asked Chathamites, We asked Chathamites,
‘What are your holiday traditions?’

32 | Familiar Faces

Meet Pittsboro-based painter Onicas Gaddis

38 | For the Love of Fruitcake

Bear Creek’s Berta Lou Scott dishes Bear Creek’s Berta Lou Scott dishes on all things Southern Supreme

44 | All About the Blooms

Pittsboro’s Orchid Gallery is worth the trip

46 | Headlights in the Moonlight

A challenging trail near Briar Chapel beckons brave riders

50 | Homemade

How Marsha Scurlock’s lifelong joy How Marsha Scurlock’s lifelong joy for cooking blossomed into a business

54 | Setting the Scene

Say ‘I do’ to these Chatham wedding venues

60 | Home on the Range

Cattle and community mix at Siler City stockyards

66 | Healers in the Hallway

Meet three nurses at Chatham County Schools

78 | Growing Healthy Minds

The Farm at Penny Lane gives solace The Farm at Penny Lane gives solace to people with mental illnesses

80 | Translating Hope

Ascary Arias offers the Latino community Ascary Arias offers the Latino community  quality care at Vidas De Esperanza clinic

84 | Home Run

Six styles to steal from Six styles to steal from Parade of Homes winners

96 | Friday Night Lights

Departments & Columns

6 | Letter from the Publisher

20 | Noted

24 | 5 Events Not to Miss

26 | First Person

89 | Dining Guide

94 | Engagements & Weddings

Julie Kelly & Mark Stump; Kristen Much & Travis Mason

Around Town

8 | Bynum Pumpkin Carving

10 | Abundance NC’s Pepperfest

12 | Pittsboro Street Fair

15 | Carolina Women’s Show

16 | Chatham Chili Challenge

18 | Siler City Veterans Day Parade

19 | Sip + Savor

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