CAROLINA NORTH


Horace Williams Airport not yet ready to land

For more than 35 years, Robert Epting has been flying in and out of Horace Williams Airport. And for much of the time he’s been using it, he said, Chapel Hill residents and University officials have been underestimating their local airport’s worth.


Q&A with Chapel Hill Town Council member Gene Pease

After four years on the Chapel Hill Town Council, Gene Pease announced he was not running for re-election in November. Daily Tar Heel staff writer Lauren Grady sat down with Pease to discuss his decision to leave the council, reflect on his term and look at his future plans.


Carolina North ductbank concerns some

Clearing for a 40-foot-wide corridor necessary to install wiring through Carolina North Forest is scheduled to begin within the next two weeks. But some residents, who said they felt left out of the planning process, worry about the corridor’s effects on the forest and trails.