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How craft beer enthusiasts changed alcohol legislation and created a booming industry

Before 2005, no one in North Carolina could sell beer over 6 percent ABV, leaving the entire industry limited across the state. But with the determination of 35 local brewers, the law was changed, leading to a booming brewery industry in North Carolina, specifically Chapel Hill. Here are the stories behind some of your favorite breweries in the Triangle. 

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Kenan Theatre Company prepares for fall production in memory of Lillian Chason

The Chason production, a theater performance coming to Kenan Theatre Company, is much more than just an opportunity for young dramatic arts students to work with a professional director.  The Lillian Chason Excellence Fund and the Lillian Chason Scholarship bring a new show each fall in memory of Lillian Chason, an aspiring actress and fine arts student who died at the age of 18, before she could fulfill the leading role in her first-ever production.

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The Board of Elections hears the complaint against the Elizabeth Adkins for Student Body President campaign on Friday. 

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