Month: March 2013

Woods Charter School graduate making moves toward album

2011 Woods Charter school graduate Matt Phillips always dreamed of making an album. He’s on the right path. With an EP recorded and produced from Manifold, 300 shows with his band Matt Phillips and the Philharmonic, and multiple music competition wins— he is closer than most. He’s also 20.

Schizophrenic Randy Voller faces apparent conflicts of interest

The Greater Pittsboro Community Development Corporation was founded in 2010 and its President and Chairperson is Randolph Voller, Mayor of Pittsboro. There is a lot of overlap between Randy’s roles as Mayor of Pittsboro, President / Chairperson of the GPCDC, and Chair of the NC Democratic Party. How well he can separate these and be impartial for Pittsboro’s Citizens?

NIT ACCtion: Wednesday, March 27

Virginia fell to Iowa in the quarterfinal round of the NIT on Wednesday in Charlottesville, Va. Justin Anderson scored a career-high 24 points in the loss, which was just the second home loss for the Cavaliers this season.

NIT ACCtion: Tuesday, March 26

Alex Len finished with 15 points and 13 rebounds and had a key block in the final seconds to help Maryland escape with a 58-57 victory over Alabama on Tuesday night in the NIT quarterfinals.