Local elected officials say they’ll have to cut services, especially in the school systems, to make up for the budget cuts.
2014 Community Forum
Your children are sprinting through primary and secondary education to get the right answer, but do they know why, and is the system that’s in place pointing them in the right direction?
“It is a matter of will, and it is a matter of priority.”
At WCHL’s Community Forum, new and young local leaders and elected officials talked about how to make a difference.
“Kelly, you don’t go to bed hungry, do you?” UNC Athletic Director Bubba Cunningham jokes with senior UNC women’s soccer player Kelly McFarlane.Read More
It’s that time of year when cash-strapped school systems send funding requests to the Orange County Board of Commissioners, which means there will almost certainly be some hard feelings when the response comes.Read More
Orange County is generally regarded as safe, but local public safety officials say collaboration is the key to facing new challenges facing our community.Read More
The task at hand is to decide how to have development happen across the town in a way that serves the community, and but many disagree about the best approach.Read More
At WCHL’s Community Forum, Chancellor Carol Folt, BOCC Chair Barry Jacobs, and Orange County’s mayors talked partnerships.Read More