Ransom Street closed for steam tunnel repair, sustainability committee recommends waste transfer station at Carolina North, UNC School of Education’s school supply drive, Aveda Chapel Hill‘s “Brilliant Future” scholarship, Michael Phelps makes triumphant return to competitive swimming in… Charlotte, water conservation presentation shocks town council, Orange County air among cleanest in the state, indoor smoking ban. Zach Ward, Kit FitzSimons.
Archive for May 2009
Michelle Obama on Sesame Street, Bobby McFerrin celebrates birthday, Bear Grylls from Man vs. Wild injured by bamboo, Bristol Palin speaks out about teen pregnancy, annual Haw River Festival, NC parents may have choice of “abstinence” or “comprehensive” sex ed, Chatham County approves sale of mixed drinks, routine traffic stop yields marijuana… and watermelons. Zach Ward, Kit FitzSimons.
UNC basketball recently brought home a national championship. Sports futures correspondent Frank Martin shares with us the hopes for the future of UNC basketball with scouting reports from Frank Porter Graham Elementary, McDougal Middle School, and the Alleghany County high schools. Kit FitzSimons, Zach Ward.
International Star Wars Day also Anoop Desai Day in Chapel Hill, mural artist Michael Brown, remember to call NC One Call, Google uses goats to mow lawn, official NC potato festival?, Federal government sending disaster aid to salmon fishermen, global economic crisis hits sex industry. Zach Ward, Kit FitzSimons.