97.9FM WCHL

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 September 17, 2018

The community continues to recover from Hurricane Florence. Also: the Colonial Inn moves forward in Hillsborough, and UNC Health Care's Eastowne project moves forward in Chapel Hill.

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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.)

September 20, 2018: Banned Books Week

Banned Books Week is coming up! We preview this year's "Banned Books Trading Cards," promote Friday's kickoff event - and recommend books based on some unusual cases of recent censorship

September 15, 2018

Lefty Driesell, legendary basketball coach at Maryland, Davidson, James Madison and Georgia State, talks about his and Charlie Scott’s elections to the Naismith Basketball Hall of Fame. Introductory comments by Art Chansky.

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September 19, 2018: Mark Cuban

Mark Cuban donates $10 million to women's-rights causes after an NBA investigation finds a widespread culture of sexual harassment in the Dallas Mavericks organization.