Archive for August 2009

Oh, Snap!

UNC fire marshal upgrading stoves, don’t go to class with the swine flu, Cary man receives first innocence hearing, UNC Department of Public Safety DWI checkpoint, NAACP rallies outside post office courthouse, Cat’s Cradle music schedule, Hillsborough’s Riverwalk, Elizabeth Edwards promotes furniture store. Molly Buckley, Kit FitzSimons.

I Know An Old Lady…

Rabid cats, Chapel Hill mayor’s office internships, Hillsborough fined (again) for dumping cardboard at Orange County landfill, Hillsborough seeking street cleaning, flexible display screens for buses, woman (?) wins gold medal, Raleigh homicides down, local schools win grant from Staples. Kit FitzSimons, Robert Bapst.

Pittsboro is the Pitts

New bus route in Pittsboro, rabid animals, “The Students are coming!”, unemployment rates, Williams cupcake festival, Greece fires. Kit FitzSimons, Robert Bapst.

Spindoctor Polygraph – Sonia Sotomayor

Spindoctor polygraph with White House Press Secretary Robert Gibbs and Senator Richard Burr (Rep.-NC) on Sonia Sotomayor. Kit FitzSimonsAaron Keck.

The Goat House

The Cat’s Cradle in Carrboro sponsors a concert to benefit an oddly named cat shelter called The Goat House. Kit FitzSimons, Colin Butler.

Smokey the Bear

Smokey the Bear explains why banning tobacco from public parks will force his early retirement. Kit FitzSimonsBryan Barnes.

So Easy, Even a Caveman Can Do It

Opening weekend for college football, UNC tuition increase, Harrington Bank ratios, state budget signed, Portuguese caveman eludes capture, airplane engine failures, hackers on the radio. Zach Ward, Kit FitzSimons.

Ackland Art Museum Recognized

Live coverage of the recognition of UNC’s Ackland Art Museum by the American Association of Museums. Zach Ward, Kit FitzSimons.

Fart Jokes Still Funny

Jehovah’s Witness Convention, “Touch-down-town Chapel Hill,” death at Wendy’s, new curator at Ackland Art Museum, lost tool bag falls from orbit, Tiger Woods wins Buick Open, Ashton Kutcher posts mohawk pic. Zach Ward, Kit FitzSimons.

Violent Jihad Comes to Johnston County

DSI Witness News Radio speaks with Marjorie Evelyn Amos, neighbor of the violent jihadists recently arrested in Johnston County, North Carolina. Zach Ward, Colin Butler.