Dakota Moyer

What are some of the Go-To Restaurants in the Chapel Hill area?

Last week, the Washington Post published an article detailing the three quintessential Chapel Hill restaurants that every person must eat at when visiting the area. In the article, author Debra Bruno recommends that visitors eat at Weaver Street Market in Carrboro for breakfast, Sutton’s Drug Store for lunch and Lantern Restaurant for dinner. All three are reasonably priced, so you won’t break your budget while on vacation. But while those three restaurants are certainly well-known in the local area, are they really the most famous “must-eat” locations within the Chapel Hill/Carrborro area? Breakfast Thankfully, the Chapel Hill area is...

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Carolina Baseball prepares for 2018 Season

The Tar Heels baseball team enjoyed an enormous amount of success during the 2017 season, finishing 49-14 overall, earning a No. 2 overall seed and hosting a regional site in Chapel Hill. Unfortunately, the season ended with heartbreak as Carolina was defeated by unranked Davidson on its home field. For a team that was projected to make a serious run in the College Baseball World Series, it was a disappointing end to not get out of the regional stage of the tournament. Heading into the 2018 season, the Tar Heels still have high expectations. Perfect Game ranked North Carolina...

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Former UNC Star Vince Carter turns 41

In the summer of 1998, a young man by the name of Vince Carter was selected by the Golden State Warriors with the fifth pick in the NBA Draft. A former UNC standout, Carter helped the Tar Heels reach consecutive Final Four appearances and was named a second-team All-American during the 1997-98 season. Following the draft, the Warriors traded Carter to the Toronto Raptors, where he blossomed into a star. Carter’s legendary dunks earned him the nickname “Vinsanity” and he won the 1999 Rookie of the Year Award. Nearly 20 years later, Carter is still dunking. 40-year-old Vince Carter...

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Free Breakfast at Local Chick-Fil-A Locations Thursday

The best things in life are free. Whoever said this could never have imagined a situation where free fried chicken would be involved. On Thursday, January 25, Chick-Fil-A will be giving away free orders of the 4-count Chick-N-Minis at participating restaurants around the Triangle area. There is a limit of one per customer until supplies last. WCHL reached out to several restaurants around the Chapel Hill area to see which would be participating in this promotion. Chick-Fil-A Renaissance Parkway: confirmed to be participating 7836 Leonardo Dr, Durham, NC 27713 Chick-Fil-A Residence Inn: confirmed to be participating 104 Residence Inn...

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UNC’s MJ Stewart Impresses at Senior Bowl

Even with college football season concluded, dozens of players and scouts have descended upon Mobile, Alabama for the annual Senior Bowl, a chance for draft prospects to impress potential NFL teams. The event allows senior players to meet with scouts and general managers, practice with NFL coaching, and participate in one last game before the NFL Combine in March. It is one step along the long journey that prospects take before the NFL Draft. Some famous alumni from the event include Philadelphia Eagles quarterback Carson Wentz, Dallas Cowboys quarterback Dak Prescott and Los Angeles Rams defensive tackle Aaron Donald....

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Adopt-A-Pet: Cat Benatar

Today’s Adopt-A-Pet is Cat Benatar. She is a lovely and energetic female with dark fur and piercing yellow eyes. She was named by the shelter staff and appears to be a domestic short hair cat. She is an energetic female, but loved cuddling up with WCHL’s Ron Stutts following her visit to the station this morning. How’d you like to adopt Cat Benatar? She’s today’s cat on WCHL’s weekly #AdoptAPet and she’s available at @countyoforange.nc Animal Services! 1 & 1/2 years old and looking for a home. 😸 😻 😽 😼 😹 #adoptme #imsoft #imcute #loveme #pets #petsofinstagram #patbenatarpun...

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2018 Healthiest You Challenge, presented by UNC Health Care, begins soon!

The hardest part about a New Year’s resolution is sticking to a commitment. For many people, adopting a healthier lifestyle and exercising on a regular basis is not a change that can occur overnight. Luckily, UNC Health Care has the solution, partnering with 97.9 The Hill to form the annual Healthiest You Challenge. For eight weeks, 64 contestants will work in teams to become the healthiest people they can be, all while enjoying the amenities of the beautiful UNC Wellness Centers at Meadowmont and Northwest Cary. During the challenge, participants will: Get an eight-week membership to use the UNC Wellness...

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