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Layup to Las Vegas Giveaway Finalists

Week One Finalists Alfredo’s Pizza Villa Jordie Kerulh Berkshire Chapel Hill Alex Sebring Cameron’s Michael Barefoot Carolina Brewery- Franklin St. Jason Thomas City Barbeque Emily Purr The Egg & I Kelley Lauer The Europa Center Rich Wright F&F Automotive Noa Stuchiner Great Clips – Chapel Hill North Claudia Gunsch Great Clips- Meadowmont Niv Stuchiner Louise Beck Properties Allon Stuchiner Jersey Mike’s- Elliott Rd. Henry Flythe Jersey Mike’s- Chapel Hill North Allon Stuchiner Jersey Mike’s- Hwy 54 Josh Frederick Jersey Mike’s- Hillsborough Kenzie Hawks MidiCi Shirley Wallar NC Farm Bureau- Robbie Norris John Scott Vacuum Cleaner Hospital Ian Proctor VIP Print & Sign Marcia Tauber Vitali All About Insurance Dave Tauber 97.9 The Hill (Office) Jason Thomas The Ron Stutts Show The Aaron Keck Show Edie Fagan Chapelboro.com Lori...

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Hometown Hero: Robert Humphreys

This week’s Hometown Hero is Robert Humphreys, who has served as Business Management Coordinator for The Children’s Cochlear Implant Center at UNC since 2004. The center works to maximize hearing access for children with all levels of hearing loss, providing them with learning opportunities and education programs. “It’s amazing stuff. You take a child that’s born deaf and you teach them how to listen and talk. What could be better?”...

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Julius Peppers Launches Hurricane Relief Fund

Former UNC star Julius Peppers has pledged $100,000 towards starting a Hurricane Florence relief fund. “Being a native of the Carolinas,” Pepper says in a video posted to his Twitter account. “And seeing the reality of these people affected by the hurricane made me want to do something to help.” Peppers, who played at UNC from 1998 to 2001 before playing for the Panthers, Bears and Packers in the NFL, has partnered with the Foundation for the Carolinas to establish a hurricane relief fund. Peppers encourages his Panthers teammates, players around the league and members of the community to...

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News Around Town: September 21

News Around Town is a collection of local events and news stories around town that are highlighted on the radio. Check back next week for more! Have an event you wanted submitted? Submit it to the Chapelboro.com event calendar! Friday, October 19, the Occonnechee Golf Course in Hillsborough will play host to the inaugural Veterans Memorial Golf Tournament, to raise funds for the Orange County Veterans Memorial project. If you want to enter, registration is due by Friday, October 3. Get more info by calling Jim Merritt, 919-928-4655. Head to Duke’s East Campus in Durham Saturday, September 29, for this year’s...

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Triangle Area Polo Hosting ‘Battle of the Blues’ Charity Match

The Triangle Area Polo Club is hosting a “Battle of the Blues” charity match, which will support Orange and Durham county animal shelters. Employees, alumni and students of UNC and Duke will compete in the event and guests are encouraged to come out and support all the competitors. Tailgate spots at $50 and all proceeds go towards Orange and Durham county animal shelters. The match is September 23 at 1:00 p.m. with gates opening at noon. Located on Crooked Creek Farm in Hurdle Mills, Triangle Area Polo offers lessons to students of any experience under the guidance of USPA...

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Adopt-A-Pet: Agruppina

This week’s Adopt-A-Pet is Agruppina from the Goathouse Refuge! She is a beautiful 11-month old Calico cat and she even meows with an Italian accent! She is very bonded to her sister Gelsomena, so the two must be adopted together! View this post on Instagram Today’s #AdoptAPet is Agruppina from the @goathouserefuge! She is a beautiful 11-month old Calico cat and she even meows with an Italian accent! She is very bonded to her sister Gelsomena, so the two must be adopted together! 😺😺 . . . . . #adoptdontshop #adoption #adoptables #catsofinstagram #catstagram #cats #chapelhill #goathouserefuge A post...

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