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Chapel Hill-Carrboro City Schools Superintendent Tom Forcella looks back and at challenges ahead

After 42 years in public education, closing out this school year was an emotional experience. Upon visiting a few schools on the final day, it hit me pretty hard when I realized this was my last time. You see, since I announced I would be retiring at the end of July, my perspective seems to be changing. I am much more sentimental than expected. I suppose this is what happens when we find ourselves on the verge of a new normal.

Videos

A first kiss remembered more than 70 years later

Eugene "Gene" Drogos, 91, and Evelyn Louise Drogos (Louise), 94, of Chapel Hill will celebrate their 70th wedding anniversary this month (July 2016). In these clips they talk about falling in love and how they knew they had met the right person.
Mark Schultz mschultz@newsobserver.com
A first kiss remembered more than 70 years later 1:23

A first kiss remembered more than 70 years later

Officials discuss immigrant fears about photo IDs 1:26

Officials discuss immigrant fears about photo IDs

Carrboro Mayor Supports Faith ID 1:06

Carrboro Mayor Supports Faith ID

America beer by Mystery Brewing tangles with Budweiser 2:25

America beer by Mystery Brewing tangles with Budweiser