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Happy Trails, Mariah Wheeler!

Please join us in wishing Mariah Wheeler a happy retirement. Mariah is the proprietor of the Joyful Jewel in Pittsboro, an arts gallery and retail shop in the heart of downtown Pittsboro that carries and promotes books by local writers and sometimes hosts literary events. We are grateful for years of their supporting writers from […]

Maggie Zwilling Retires from CCCC after Nearly Fifteen Years

By Steve Underwood The Central Carolina Community College Continuing Education Creative Writing Program Advisory Committee and the Chatham-Lee Counties region of the North Carolina Writers’ Network would like to recognize, and celebrate, the contributions of Ms. Maggie Zwilling for her work in developing and expanding creative writing opportunities for hundreds of students. Maggie has been […]

The New Doris Betts Collection Fund

Earlier this month, the Friends of the Chatham Community Library announced that they would honor the life and work of esteemed author Doris Betts by establishing the Doris Betts Collection fund at Chatham Community Library in Pittsboro. Beloved writer and teacher Doris Betts (1932-2012) was a Statesville, North Carolina, native and attended The University of […]