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Adopt-A-Pet: Violet, Klaus, and Sonny

This week’s Adopt-A-Pet(s) are Violet, Klaus, and Sonny from Independent Animal Rescue! Violet and Klaus were bouncing with energy when they came into the studio today. Sonny, meanwhile, was the picture of calm, easily relaxing with Ron Stutts while the others bounded around. If you’d like to meet these purr-fect kittens in person, Violet, Klaus, and Sonny will be at the PetCo on Renaissance Parkway in Durham this Saturday (June 23) from 2 – 4 p.m. Talk about a purr-fect way to start the day! This week’s #AdoptAPet nominations are Violet, Klaus and Sonny from @independentanimalrescue! Hopefully they’ll find...

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News Around Town: June 18

News Around Town is a collection of local events and news stories around town that are highlighted on the radio. Check back next Monday for more! Have an event you wanted submitted? Submit it to the Chapelboro.com event calendar! This Saturday (June 23), head to Fairview Park in Hillsborough for a Family Fun Day from 11 am to 2 pm, with free food, music, games and family activities! Hosted by Orange County’s housing office…everyone’s welcome! Saturday, June 30, head to Carrboro Town Commons from 5-8 pm for the fourth annual Cardinal Directions Beer Festival! Featuring beer tastings from more than 30...

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Registration Open for Hillsborough Police Department Basketball Camp

Registration is now open for the Hillsborough Police Department 2018 Basketball Camp. This free camp is open for youths ages 9 to 16 from July 16-20 in the gymnasium at Eno River Academy High School in Hillsborough. The camp runs from 8:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. “This is an excellent opportunity for kids to get to know our officers in a positive and fun learning environment,” said Sgt. Buddy Parker of the police community services unit said in a release. “Last year’s basketball camp was a huge success. We had over 30 participants and are looking to have more...

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Inside Carolina: On-Site in Omaha

The Tar Heels are clicking along in the post-season. Though the Diamond Heels have saw some rough starts and missteps over the weekend, Carolina looks ready to keep taking on the big time and hopefully make it all the way to the championship. 

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The Music in My Head: 6/11 – 6/15

This week’s Music in My Head columns from Ron Stutts included Michael Jackson, The Isley Brothers, Eddy Grant and more! Check in and see what Ron has been hearing in his head this week, and jam with a Chapel Hill legend.

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97.9 The Hill WCHL Summer Social

Join us tomorrow for the inaugural 97.9 The Hill WCHL Summer Social at University Place, sponsored by Maple View Mobile! We will be outside the WCHL studio at University Place in Chapel Hill with ice cream, a prize wheel and much more! The first 100 cones from Maple View Mobile are free, so join us from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. for a cool way to beat the heat. We look forward to seeing you...

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