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Daphne Athas asks, ‘Is this a myth?’

Daphne Athas  PHOTO BY ALICIA STEMPERBy Taylor Sisk
I’m bucking journalistic convention here. I’m insinuating myself into the narrative. I’m using the first-person singular. Daphne Athas inspired me.
September 1, 2011 | Posted in: Features, front page special | Comments closed | Full Story »

‘Hello summer, goodbye cold. Come join us with friends, family and tales of old.’

The Sparrow’s Pool was a hotspot for Carrboro youth during the summer months. Photo courtesy of Lawrence McAdamsTucked away in the hills off South Greensboro Street, down a dirt path and across a wooden bridge over a creek, sits an old empty swimming pool. Dappling sunlight comes through the thick canopy of trees, and the echo of the chatter of Carrboro youth of years past is almost audible.
July 16, 2010 | Posted in: Features, front page special | Tags: , , | Comments closed | Full Story »