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JAGWIRE: another first for Carrboro High School

JAGWIRE: another first for Carrboro High School

In the heat of battle: Journalism teacher and JAGWIRE Advisor Jan Gottschalk, left, works with Carrboro High School newspaper staffers on a thorny technical issue, left to right, Gottschalk, Emile Toscano, news reporter; Mariah Norris, section editor; Tony Powell, reporter and photographer, Editor-in-Chief Daniel Matchar (at computer); and Lavanya Rao, editor of Top Spots. Jock Lauterer photo by Sam Giffin… Read more →

Speling good is stil inportant

Speling good is stil inportant

Oops. Mason Phillips photo In spite of what some readers may think, we journalists place a high premium on accuracy. And as anyone ever involved in any publication knows, “typos” are all-too easy to make and are not the sole property of folks having “senior moments.” So when the journalist spots a really terrible typo out there in the real… Read more →

Primetime Players defy age; “Life Begins at Eighty”

Primetime Players defy age; “Life Begins at Eighty”

Bobbie Lubker, leader of the Prime Time Players, and Charles M. Stern, playwright of “Life Begins at Eighty,” look over a draft of a program for the upcoming Players performance. Cameron Weaver photo by Cameron Weaver Carrboro Commons Editor To anyone who thinks an increase in age correlates with a decrease in activity, think again. Senior citizens in this area… Read more →

CHICLE addresses local immigrant issues

CHICLE addresses local immigrant issues

by Kendal Walters Carrboro Commons Writer More than thirty people gather in a room above Weaver Street Market on a Sunday afternoon to watch ¡Salud!/Health, a movie about the Cuban Health Care system. The video draws viewers like Chapel Hill resident and local family practice doctor Carol Klein, and Dina Castro, who has experience working in a community health program… Read more →