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Week of December 10, 2018

Recovering from Winter Storm Diego. Also: Chapel Hill awaits a Board of Governors decision on Silent Sam; Lavelle attends a conference of LGBT elected officials.

December 6, 2018: NC-9

The latest in the rapidly-developing saga of election fraud in North Carolina's ninth Congressional district. Also, very early 2020 presidential polling from Ohio.

December 11, 2018: Remembering Lynchings

Filling in for Anna, James Williams discusses the local effort (in conjunction with the Equal Justice Initiative) to erect a monument remembering local lynching victims - particularly one, Manley McCauley, who was lynched in Orange County in 1898.

December 5, 2018: Sipping & Shopping

It's time for the Friends of the Library's next Big Book Sale! Susan and Aaron are joined by Karen Curtin, to discuss the sale and recommend "sipping and shopping" books.

December 15, 2018

Retired UNC-Chapel Hill professor Thomas Warburton explaining the power of Handel’s Messiah.

December 4, 2018: West Hillsborough

Town officials are considering an "overlay district" governing development in West Hillsborough, but Ashley's not happy about the public survey they've released.