home located in Lakewood Falls, Goldston, NC. 6.9 acres, hardwood floors, stone fireplace, iron gate, metal roof and much more to see. $220,000 or best offer. Call Michelle at 919-236-7560. M23,30,2tp


OFFICE/COMMERCIAL Space for lease, 1,000, 2,000 or 3,000 sq ft. Prime highway frontage – Platinum Commons, 959 East Street, Pittsboro, 919-533-6970,  D15,tfnc

OFFICE SPACE FOR RENT – Approximately 2000 sq ft receiption area, conference room, 6 offices, kitchenette and restrooms. Siler Business Park, 919-930-1650. D8,tfnc


SINGLEWIDE MH ON 3.75 acres, 730 Willie Duncan Road, motivated seller, $55,000, H: 919-663-5780, C: 919-214-1171, M23,30,2tp


for rent – 919-742-1250 D10,tfnc


NOW TAKING APPLICATIONS for One Bdrm Apts! Water included. Appliances furnished, on-site laundry, elevator, keyless entry; foyer, den, Section 8 accepted. $450/mo, no deposit. Application fee, $25. Call Braxton Manor, 919-663-1877. Handicap accessible. Equal Housing Opportunity. D17,tfnc

POWELL SPRINGS APTS – Evergreen Construction introduces its newest independent living community for adults 55 years or older, 1 and 2 bedroom applications now being accepted. Office hours: Mon, Tues & Thurs, 8:30 – 4:30.  Call 919-533-6319 for more information, TDD # 1-800-735-2962, Equal housing opportunity, Handicapped accessible,   N21,tfnc


3 BEDROOM, 1 BATH, central air with gas pack, hardwood floors, washer, dryer, no pets, 4 miles from Pittsboro, $800 monthly plus deposit, 919-260-1354, M16,23,30,A6,4tp


USE HAPPY JACK FLEA Powder to control fire ants! J R Moore  &  Son,  (898-2998),


YARD SALE, 7am-12pm, Saturday, March 25, 1314 E 11th St, Siler City, NC 27344; All sizes clothes, jewelry, shoes, bed covers, baby clothes, etc., M23,1tp

YARD  SALE,  APRIL 1, 8am – 12 noon.  92 South Freeman Drive, Pittsboro. Downsizing and moving.  Household goods, furniture, clothing, luggage, tools, wall-art, toys, electronics and more!  Something for everybody! M23,30,2tp


MASSEY FERGUSON 135 Diesel Tractor, just serviced ready for work, $4,000. Also, 3-point hitch implements for sale. H:, 919-663-5780, C: 919 214-1171, M23,1tp


LOOKING FOR 25 ACRES or more, pasture land, will pay one year advance and deposit. Call 910-315-4317, M16,23,2tp


RICKY ELLINGTON Auction-eers – Equipment, Business, Liquidation, Estates, Land, Houses, Antiques, Personal property, Coins, Furniture,
Consignments, Benefits, etc., NCAL #7706, 919-548-3684, 919-663-3556,  rickyellingtonauctions@yahoo.
com, J5,tfnc

AUCTIONEER JERRY L. HARRIS – HARRIS REALTY & AUCTION – “Since 1989” – One call…we sell it all!!   Land, Houses, Equipment, Business Liquidation, Estates, Antiques, Coins, Furniture, Consignments, etc.,  919-545-4637,  919-498-4077, J5,tfnc


RAMSEUR MOBILE HOME is back ddoing repairs and service on mobile homes, remodeling, doors, windows, underskirting, Call 336-233-1643, M23,30,2tp

PROFESSIONAL Lawn Care –  Affordable lawn care services including mowing, trimming, aeration/plugging, fertilizing, seeding, and bush-hogging in Siler City, Snow Camp, Staley and Liberty areas. Cell: 336-467-1081, ask for Mike.

MOWER REPAIR – TIRED of waiting 2 to 3 weeks on repairs, Call B&L Enterprises at 919-548-2913, Pick up available. M2,9,16,23,30,5tc

SILVERWOOD PAINTING: exterior and interior, excellent work, reasonable rates. Many local references, 30 years experience (919) 742-9276 anytime… F9-Jy20,24tp

BEST MART TAX Preparation – Authorized E-File provider. Call for appointment, Grover Paige, owner, 3161 Airport Road, Siler City, 919-742-6145, Cell: 919-548-1318,

JUNK CARS PICKED UP Free of Charge. Due to many months of low steel prices and unstable steel markets, we cannot pay for cars at this time. Cars, trucks, and machinery will be transported and environmentally correctly recycled at no charge. 919-542-2803. Jn23,tfnc

HENDRICKS SERVICE – Small backhoe for hire, Footings, storm drain, backfill, removal of bushes, trees, lawn care and maintenance and mulch. Call Robert, 919-548-4609, O29,tfnc

CARPENTRY WORK – all types, repairs, renovation, installation, windows and doors. Call Robert Clark, 919-742-3194. My24,tfnc

LETT’S TREE SERVICE – tree removal, stump grinding, lot clearing. Visa & MasterCard accepted. timber. Free estimates. 919-258-3594 N9,tfnc


CHATHAM COUNTY – DSS-Administrative Supervisor/ Income Maintenance Case-worker. This position has 2 primary responsibilities, that of Supervisor of the administrative support staff of 7 positions and performs the role of Office Manager for the department of 85 employees.  As Office manager this employee tracks and orders all supplies and some office equipment, oversees the mail function including courier and postal, mail preparation and distribution, coordinates with the Building & Grounds department for building maintenance, and oversees office equipment maintenance.  As a supervisor, this employee directs employees who greet the public, answer and direct all incoming calls, prepare and distribute all mail, interview clients to gather pertinent information to update the agency automated system.Three years of experience as an IMC, Income Maintenance Investigator, or an Eligibility Investigator.  Also must meet one of the following:  graduation from a four year college/university OR graduation from an accredited associate degree program in Human Services Technology, Social Services Associate, Paralegal Technology, Business Admini-stration or a closely related curriculum, OR graduation from high school and two years of paraprofessional, clerical or other public contact experience and at least one year of such experience being in an income maintenance program OR graduation from high school and three years of professional, clerical, or other public contact experience.  Salary grade 61; $38,906 – $49,605. Position closes March31, 2017. For more information and full job requirements, visit EOE. M23,1tc

CHATHAM COUNTY – Animal Control Officer II – The purpose of this position is to enforce state law and local ordinance as they relate to rabies control, bite management, dangerous and vicious dogs, animal nuisance and animal protection. Conduct professional investi-gations that pertain to animal cruelty, animal bites, suspected rabid animals, and public nuisance issues within the community.  This position comes into direct contact with poisonous, dangerous, vicious, and hazardous animals and situations.     Keep informed of all updates to the state laws and ordinances, current on research related to rabies and animal control issues. Patrol the officer’s assigned areas. Graduation from high school and two years’ experience as an animal control officer or law enforcement officer or an equivalent combination of experience and training. To view full job advertisement and qualifications, please visit  Hiring salary: Grade 57: $32,008-40,810. Open until filled. EOE., M23,1tc

CHATHAM COUNTY – WATER Treatment Plant Operator I – This position will assist in the operation of the water treatment plant and laboratory.  Duties will include inspections of the facilities and equipment; chemical receiving and storage; laboratory equipment maintenance; sample collec-tion and testing and data recording. Grade C Surface Water Treatment Operator certification strongly preferred; or a high school diploma or GED and minimal experience in the operation of a water treatment plant or an equivalent combination of education and experience.  Position requires 12-hour work shift on a rotating basis, and will include nights, weekends, and holidays. Salary: $33,609 – $42,852.Position closes March 31, 2017; 5:00 pm.To apply, visit, M23,1tc

EMPLOYMENT – TOWN OF PITTSBORO – Police Sergeant.  – Qualifications include High School diploma or GED, valid NC Drivers License and North Carolina Law Enforcement Officer Certification.  Candidate must have at least four years’ experience as a law enforcement officer and two years in a supervisory capacity. – Must submit to a drug screening and psychological exam.  Candidate must possess good communication skills and a willingness to work with the public to solve community crime problems.  Salary DOQ.  Submit applications, resumes detailing training and experience, and a NC Criminal Justice Education Training Standards “Personal History Statement” (Form F-3) web link: to: Chief of Police, PO Box 759, Pittsboro, NC  27312.  Deadline for submitting application is April 13, 2017 at 5:00 p.m.  This institution is an equal opportunity provider and employer., M23,30,2tc

TOWN OF SILER CITY  – Customer Service Repre-sentative –  General Statement of Duties – Performs intermediate administrative support work receiving, processing, recording and accounting for utility revenue, and various other fees, processing payments, preparing connection, disconnection and transfer orders, preparing and maintaining records and files, entering data, assisting the public. – An employee in this class  is responsible for the activities which involve collecting various revenues in person or throught the mail, handling customer inquiries relating to utility billings and general municipal services; preparing and verifying a variety of reports and records; and coordinating with the field services functions. Work involves heaves public contact functions and coordination with water and sewer field crews. Considerable tact and courtesy are reauired in these public contact functions. Work is performed under the moderate supervision of the Finance Director, and des evaluated through conferences, review of records, and reports, and the accuracy and thoroughness of assigned responsibilities .- Education and Experience Requirements: • High school diploma or high school equivalency • One year customer service experience including handling cash transatctions and heavy public contact. – Annual Hiring Salary: $27,628.64 – Please refer to our website for a full job description. – To Apply: This posting is open until filled. For consideration, please submit a completed application, cover letter, and current resume. Documents may be mailed or delivered to City Hall, 311 N. Second Avenue, PO Bocx 769, Siler City, NC 27344 or submitted via email to Pre-employment drug testing, credit and background checks are required upon job offer. EOE., M23,1tc

TOWN of SILER CITY – Finance Director – General Statement Duties – Performs complex administrative and professional work planning, organizing, managing and participating in the financial activities and financial reporting for the Town, managing Finance, Billing and Collections, License Plate Agency operations and staff, and assist with annual operating budget development and administration. – An employee in this class plans and directs the disbursement and accounting of revenues and expenditures for the Town. Work involves supervision of purchasing, accounting, collections, billing, payroll, and the License Plate Agency. Work also involves assisting the Town manager and the board of Commissioners in developing the annual operating budget for the Town and budget administration. In addition, the employee attends meeting of the Board of Commissioners to present requested financial reports and information. The employee must exercise considerable indipendent judgement and initiative in planning and directing the fiscal control system. Work is performed in accordance with established municipal finance procedures, local ordinances and North Carolina General Statutes governing the responsibilities of local government accounting. Work involves setting policies and goals under the direction of the Town Manager, and is evaluated through conferences, reports, review of completed work, and by an independean audit of financial records. – Required Qualifications: • Bachelor’s degree in accounting, business administration, or related field. • Three years’ experience in governmental finance administration. • Three years’ supervisory experience. – Preferred Qualifications • Five years’ experience in municipal finance administration. – Annual Hiring Salary: $76,972.13, Please refer to our website for full job description. – To Apply – This posting is open until filled. A completed Town of Siler City application, cover latter and resume are required. An application may be obtained on our website at www.silercity.ort or at City Hall. Documents may be mailed or delivered to City Hall, 311 N Second Avenue, PO Box 769, Siler City, NC 27344 or submitted via email to Pre-employment drug testing, credit and background checks are required upon job offer. EOE, M23,1tc

THE TOWN of PITTSBORO’s Public Works Department is currently seeking applications for a Public Utility Worker 1. – An employee in this positiohn is responsible for the installation, repair and maintenance of water and sewer utilities. Receives and responds to customer complaints. Locates and repair leaks and repairs breaks in main supply lines. Maintains hydrants and valves. Diagnoses electrical problems on control panels and pumps. Monitors lift stations for proper operation. Diagnoses and repairs sewer problems. Assists in traffic control at work sites. – Applicant must have the ability to read and write, and perform mathematical calculations at a level commonly associated with the completion of high school or equivalent. Sufficient experience to understand the basic principles relevant to the major duties of the positions, usually association with the completion of an apprentices/internship or having had a similar position for oe or two years. Must possess a Grade C Distribution License obtained through NCDENR or Grade 1 Collections License within one year of the hire date. Possessioin of a valid North Carolina Driver’s License and a safe driving record. Salary is dependent on level of qualifications and experience. – Contace: Town of Pittsboro, PO Box 759, Pittsboro, NC 27312, 919-542-4621. Download applications at under the employment opportunities link. M23,1tc

weekends. Apply in person at Country Mart, 320 West Raleigh Street, Siler City. M16,tfnc

EXPERIENCED ROOFER, must have CDL, NC Driver’s License, 919-742-2647, 919-799-6685, M2,9,16,23,4tp

TRUCK DRIVER NEEDED for The Chatham County PTA Thrift Shop. You must have a clean driving record, be able to lift more than 50 pounds and schedule pick ups. Apply at the Siler City Store located at 201 Chatham Square, Siler City. M2,tfnc

CERTIFIED NURSING Assistants – Pittsboro Christian Village is now accepting applications for Full and Part Time CNAs, all shifts. Apply in person 8:30am – 4pm, Monday – Friday, at 1825 East Street in Pittsboro. M9,16,23,30,4tc

CNAs/NURSES NEEDED immediately for Siler City and Sanford areas. All shifts available. Competitive pay. Bright Horizons Home Care. 910-246-0586. N3,tfnc

award-winning weekly news-paper, The Chatham News/Chatham Record. Strong writing and interviewing skills a must. Contact Randall Rigsbee at 919-663-3232. Send resume and clips     to Randall Rigsbee, The Chatham News, PO Box 290, Siler City, NC 27344. Email:, N19,tfnc


GOOD QUALITY SQUARE Bales of Fescue Hay, $4/bale; also big 4’X8’ bales of wheat Straw, $20/bale, Crutchfield X Roads, H: 919-663-5780; 919-214-1171, M23,30,2tp

CEDAR SLABS SALE – Good for burning, crafts, fencing, raised beds, etc., $25 per bundle. Will deliver for 4 or 5 bundles. 919-542-6632.

LOOKING FOR A DEAL on a used appliance? We have it! Used washers, dryers, refrigerators, and ranges. Wayne’s Appliances, Hwy 64, Ramseur, 336-824-2258.