By Rachel Nash
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    Michael Harris Named CHCCS Teacher of the Year

    May 19, 2013 at 8:22 pm

    CHAPEL HILL– Michael Harris of Phillips Middle School was named the District Teacher of the Year at the Annual Recognition Reception Friday. Harris is a Social Studies teacher with fourteen years of experience, has a bachelor’s degree in biomechanics from the University of California at Davis, and a teaching certificate from Chapman University in Orange, […]

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    Carrboro Police Chief Search Narrows Down Candidates

    May 19, 2013 at 6:45 pm

    CARRBORO- The search is on for Carrboro’s next police chief. Town Manager David Andrews says they had 101 applicants so far—after he only expected 60 at the most. Now they’ve narrowed it down to seven. “We’re trying to be as objective as we can and find the most qualified candidate. And also ones that we really be a great […]

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    CHCCS BoE Member Wants BoC To Re-Think Budget Proposal

    May 19, 2013 at 6:39 pm

    “I think there is a need to plead the case to the county commissioners that there is a need for a tax increase to support those additional expenses.”

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    UNC Men’s LAX Falls In NCAA Quarterfinals To Denver

    May 19, 2013 at 3:27 pm

    INDIANAPOLIS —  UNC men’s lacrosse saw its 10-game winning streak come to an end against Denver, falling 12-11 in the NCAA Tournament quarterfinals at Lucas Oil Stadium. Joey Sankey, Davey Emala and Mark McNeill each scored a pair of goals for UNC while Steve Pontrello, Chad Tutton, Evan Connell, Ryan Kilpatrick and Pat Foster each scored […]

  • CH Teen Scrabble Champs To Appear On Kimmel

    May 19, 2013 at 2:51 pm

    The two teens won seven games in the Scrabble tournament and then the championship game. Now they will face Kimmel himself.

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    2013 ACC Baseball Tournament Schedule Announced

    May 19, 2013 at 2:08 pm

    The Heels are the top overall seed in the tournament for the first time since 1990 and will seek revenge against three teams that knocked off the Heels in the regular season.

  • Some Question CH Budget Proposal, Only “Partial Solution” For Library Problems

    May 19, 2013 at 1:35 pm

    “Just putting another $100,000 into the budget and opening another four hours is not going to alleviate what they are going through right now,” Karen Curtin said.

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    Kinnaird: Environmental Regulations “Swept Aside”

    May 16, 2013 at 5:53 pm

    Two bills survived the crossover deadline this week that some say will negatively affect our local environment.

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    State Bill To Roll Back Smoking Bans Stalls, County Leaders Hope It’s Killed

    May 16, 2013 at 2:40 pm

    CHAPEL HILL – A bill proposed by the state Senate is seeking to overturn local rules on smoking bans has some Orange County leaders concerned. The bill’s future is now uncertain as it was not discussed Thursday before the cross over deadline—but still it raises questions about state versus local authority. “I absolutely do think […]

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    NC General Assembly Police Deal With On-Going Protests

    May 15, 2013 at 2:43 pm

    Rally leader Rev. William Barber has declared the “wave of civil disobedience” will continue.

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