By Aaron Keck
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    Heels Beat FAU, 12-11, In 13-Inning Epic

    June 4, 2013 at 1:53 am

    The UNC baseball team blew a four-run lead in the ninth inning–but came back and won anyway, 12-11 to stay alive in the NCAA tourney.

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    Local Electeds Arrested At “Mega Moral Monday”

    June 3, 2013 at 11:03 pm

    The NAACP resumed “Moral Monday” protests in Raleigh, with about 1600 demonstrators and 140 arrests–including several local elected officials.

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    News Around Town: Locks Of Love Donation; Kings Highway Park Closed

    June 2, 2013 at 2:55 pm

    CHAPEL HILL – On Tuesday, a McDougle Middle School teacher will allow four of her students to cut her hair—for a cause. For the last three years, Beth Kinney has been growing her hair for Locks of Love, and this Tuesday she’s going to cut it off. All year, her students have been earning tickets […]

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    News Around Town: OC Animal Services Open House; Guardians Of The Hill 5K

    May 31, 2013 at 6:50 am

    CHAPEL HILL – Orange County Animal Services is hosting its fourth annual Open House this Saturday, June 1, from 12:00-4:00 p.m. at the Animal Services Center on Eubanks Road. This year’s open house will feature tours of the facility, canine demonstrations, scavenger hunts, face painting, free food and more. Other animal organizations will be there as […]

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    Moeser: “Back To My Roots” As Interim UNCSA Head

    May 30, 2013 at 7:31 pm

    On Thursday, UNC system president Tom Ross appointed former UNC Chancellor James Moeser to serve as interim chancellor at the UNC School of the Arts.

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    Thorp: Be Confident In Future Of Town-Gown Relations

    May 30, 2013 at 1:14 pm

    Pat Evans opens Thursday’s meeting of the Friends of the Downtown. CHAPEL HILL – Outgoing UNC Chancellor Holden Thorp has long been recognized for having ushered in a new era of improved town-gown relations in the Chapel Hill-Carrboro community. With his time at Carolina coming to an end next month, local leaders have expressed some […]

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    Jones Angell Play-By-Play For EV Spectrum Skills Camp; NC Symphony Southern Village

    May 30, 2013 at 11:17 am

    CHAPEL HILL – This Friday, Jones Angell, the Voice of the Tar Heels, will be at Carmichael Arena to provide the play-by-play for a truly extraordinary basketball game. Angell will be calling the final basketball game of the EV Spectrum Skills Camp—a wee klong camp for about 20 young adults with autism and other developmental […]

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    OCAS Reports County’s Sixth Rabies Case In 2013

    May 29, 2013 at 2:54 pm

    CHAPEL HILL – Orange County Animal Services is reporting another positive rabies test, the sixth in the county this year. The most recent case originated on May 24, when a resident and her dog encountered an aggressive raccoon while walking on the Eno River Trail. The dog killed the raccoon; Animal Control removed the raccoon […]

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    Coach Jenny Levy On WLAX Title: “It’s Been A Great Journey”

    May 28, 2013 at 8:07 pm

    CHAPEL HILL – The UNC women’s lacrosse team returned to town in triumph on Monday after winning its first-ever NCAA title with a dramatic triple-overtime victory over Maryland. WCHL’s Aaron Keck caught up with head coach Jenny Levy on Tuesday. LEVY INTERVIEW PART I LEVY INTERVIEW PART II AARON KECK: First of all, congratulations. This […]

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    UNC Baseball Coach Fox: “This Has Been A Special Group”

    May 28, 2013 at 7:22 pm

    CHAPEL HILL – The Tar Heel baseball team is back on the practice field this week getting ready for the NCAA tournament, which gets underway Friday. For the first time ever, Carolina scored the overall No. 1 seed in the tournament—another milestone in what has already been an historic season. The 2013 Tar Heels won […]