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Welcome to Chapel Hill-Carrboro’s News, Talk and Tar Heels station! For 63 years WCHL has been THE place for news, talk Tar Heel Sports and information for Chapel Hill, Carrboro and Orange County. For more than 40 years Ron Stutts has been waking up our community from 6am to 10am weekdays.

Week of August 13, 2018

Sidewalk seating in Hillsborough, trees in Chapel Hill, and a roundabout in Carrboro. Dorosin puts on his civil-rights-attorney hat to discuss the fight around the six proposed state constitutional amendments.

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May 29, 2018: Goodbyeee

Meg's moving on to a new position (don't worry, still in Chapel Hill!), so this is her final Downtown Rundown. (We still have fun.)

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August 15, 2018: Whither Football?

Two Orange County high schools aren't fielding varsity football teams this year - part of a growing trend, with fewer students coming out for football. What does this mean for the future? And what's actually driving them away? (Spoiler alert: it may not be the reason you think.)