Strong words from the mother of Duke’s Wendell Carter spark a difficult question: is big-time college athletics an opportunity for student-athletes – or a vehicle for exploitation? (And what if it’s both?)
Budget season for Hillsborough, Chapel Hill, and Orange County. Lavelle talks Chatham County planning, biking, and baseball. County commissioners consider a new ordinance governing flags (Confederate and otherwise).
Local band The Pinkerton Raid has a new album out and they’re going on tour (with a show Saturday 5/5 at the Cats Cradle). Jesse James DeConto, Tony Sali, and Jon Depue stopped by to chat – and play four songs live in studio.