Briar Chapel Earth Day Celebration and 5KApril 14, 2014 at 5:00 am
The 6th Annual Briar Chapel 5k run was the perfect way to kick-off their Earth Day Celebration that included local food trucks, recycled crafts and a chance to tour eight model homes filled with green features!
Easter Egg HuntApril 11, 2014 at 5:00 am
Families gathered at Homestead Park on a beautiful spring morning to join the fun of the 2014 Easter Egg Hunt!
Clydefest 2014April 10, 2014 at 5:00 am
The 13th Annual Clydefest, sponsored by the Chatham County Arts Council to celebrate Bynum artist Clyde Jones, was an afternoon full of fun for the whole family!
St George’s Art Show at Crook’s CornerApril 9, 2014 at 5:00 am
George Spencer, known as St. George, has a new art show on display at the famous Crook’s Corner. With major works on oak and canvas, the show includes wild animals, exotic high heels shoes, imaginary maps of the South, portraits and more!
Storybook Gala in WonderlandApril 8, 2014 at 5:00 am
A curiouser and curiouser evening of enchantment, the Storybook Gala in Wonderland was an Alice in Wonderland inspired evening of lively characters, a magical menu and non-stop entertainment-all benefitting the Ronald McDonald House of Chapel Hill and hosted by Coach Larry Fedora.
Orange County ExpoApril 7, 2014 at 5:00 am
As part of celebrating County Government Month, University Mall hosted the Orange County Expo with more than two dozen Orange County departments represented. Guests had the opportunity to ask questions and tour emergency services and police vehicles!
Mardi Gras CelebrationApril 4, 2014 at 5:00 am
Due to the crazy weather this past month, the kids at St, Thomas More School had to delay their Mardi Gras celebration. However, when the time came to celebrate, it was one beautiful, colorful party that involved the entire school!
March for MealsApril 3, 2014 at 5:00 am
The wonderful team of volunteers for Meals on Wheels invited Commissioner Penny Rich along for one of the many daily routes around Chapel Hill and Carrboro to see, first hand, the vital work they do!
WCHL Community Leaders LunchApril 2, 2014 at 5:00 am
There’s a tradition at WCHL that goes back decades and decades. Once a month, Ron Stutts invites a group of local folks in for a relaxed lunch and discussion about what’s happening in our community. It’s a great way to get to know each other! They have a lively conversation abut the issues impacting Chapel Hill, Carrboro and Orange County, Sometimes they learn about curr3ent events and often, they’re able to bring problems to light for our listeners to consider. Ron says it’s one of the most important things we do! and it’s another way we demonstrate that 97.9 FM and 1360 AM WCHL is YOUR radio station!
Festival for the PlanetApril 1, 2014 at 5:00 am
The messy weather didn’t dampen the spirit at Whole Foods as they celebrated their Whole Planet Foundation with authentic global food, games, and lots of activities for kids!