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	Rev. Robert Seymour of Binkley Baptist Church will be honored Thursday for his work with the Inter-Faith Council.

'You can't hold back the spring': The legacy of Rev. Robert Seymour

Chapel Hill pastor and local civil rights advocate Rev. Robert Seymour died Oct. 11. Seymour spent the majority of his 95 years pastoring churches, founding organizations, serving on boards, penning editorial columns and integrating Chapel Hill – always in his trademark suit and tie. He left behind a community he was fundamental in building. 

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Carrboro Town Council member Barbara M. Foushee. Photo courtesy of Foushee.

OC Voice: Pressing through the pandemic

The OC Voice is a portion of the OC Report newsletter where local residents may have a platform to talk about local issues they care about. Barbara Foushee is a Carrboro Town Council member. 

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Benjamin Knight, a junior at Chapel Hill High School, poses for a virtual portrait on Saturday, Oct. 17, 2020.

We asked about your remote learning experiences. Here's what you said

Students and parents have expressed that remote schooling has been difficult in terms of socialization and equitable opportunities.  In a CHCCS survey, over 50 percent of respondents said they would return to in-person learning Ruth Williams, the parent of a kindergartner at Glenwood Magnet Elementary School, said her son's transition to online learning has been extremely difficult  The district has not yet made a final decision about when students will return to in-person learning

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