Photos and video: Celebrating the Chapel Hill Nine


Last week, 160 members of our community, including many high school students, came out to hear the story of how high school students stood up to Big Jim Crow in Chapel Hill 59 years ago and the walls of segregation came tumbling down.

You can watch this recording of the event, featuring three of the four remaining members of the Chapel Hill Nine, Jim Merritt, Dave Mason and Albert Williams, and also click through this photo gallery.

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