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"Positively Mebane" on the Radio

The City of Mebane is now on the air! Join the Public Information Officer, Kelly Hunter, every second Thursday of the month on 97.9 The Hill WCHL at 7:30 a.m. or tune in to 94.3 / 95.1 The Maverick at 8:40 a.m. to find out the latest events happening in Mebane. Hear first hand details of developing projects aimed at improving citizens quality of life while also getting introduced to special guests that accompany Kelly on the air.

97.9 The Hill WCHL

March 14, 2024, John Dodson, the new director of Mebane’s Water Resource Recovery Facility, joins Kelly and Aaron in the studio. He discusses the job, what attracted him to the industry, and a planned facility expansion.
February 8, 2024, Chief Wellons joins Mebane PIO to discuss his background, biggest lessons learned on the job, and how he became Mebane's new Fire Chief.
January 11, 2024, Big things are happening in Mebane! City officials went through an eight-hour city council meeting Monday night (1/8), where town officials approved a giant Buc-ee's gas station along Trollingwood-Hawfields Road. Kelly discusses the plan's details and what Buc-ee's did to accommodate residents' concerns and objections.
December 14, 2023, Kelly flies solo this month to discuss the Mebane Fire Department's transition period as they welcome a new chief and say goodbye to Chief Louis. Find out what happened at the December planning board meeting regarding the Buc-ee's proposal for a gas station.
November 9, 2023, Steve Krans, owner of Junction on 70, joins the Positively Mebane segment to discuss his next business venture and future vision for downtown Mebane.
October 12, 2023, Kelly Hunter joins Brighton McConnell on the “This Morning with Aaron Keck” show to provide more detail on the city’s search for a new fire chief, a popular Greensboro bookstore moving to Mebane, and upcoming seasonal events.
September 14, 2023, Positively Mebane segment focusing on the City of Mebane's infrastructure, a new elevated water tank, future public transit expansions, and the Lebanon Road Sidewalk and Trail Connector.
August 10, 2023, Positively Mebane segment featuring Chief McKinney from Mebane PD.
July 13, 2023, first Positively Mebane segment on This Morning with host Aaron Keck.

94.3 / 95.1 Maverick Radio

March 14, 2024, the Mebane Community Park has upcoming infrastructure plans, and so does the Water Resource Recovery Facility (WRRF). Meet Mebane's new WRRF Director and what attracted him to the industry, including his plans for the future.
February 8, 2024, learn about a current scam happening to our residents and how you can protect yourself. Mebane's new Fire Chief John Wellons provides insight into his background and how he ended up in Mebane.
January 11, 2024, it's official: Buc-ee's is coming to Mebane! Learn the details of what will happen before this travel plaza destination opens. The City of Mebane also discusses its best wishes for Luis and Lisa Martinho as they enter retirement.
December 14, 2023, Mebane says goodbye to a longtime restaurant that will officially close its doors at the end of the month. The Buc-ee's proposal for a giant gas station along I-40 is brought before the Mebane Planning Board.
November 9, 2023, Steve Krans, owner of Junction on 70, accompanies Kelly to discuss his Chapel Hill ties, what brought him to Mebane, and his local involvement in downtown organizations. Find out the 411 on upcoming events, including “Shop Small Saturday.”
October 12, 2023, hosts Carson, Tom, and Leanne chat with Kelly about the qualifications needed for the new fire chief, who was hired as the new Water Resource Recovery Facility Director, and the upcoming Halloween Spooktacular and Jeepers Creepers event.
September 14, 2023, Positively Mebane segment, where we discuss Mebane's first greenway, a new elevated water tank, and the city's upcoming AutumnFest event.
August 10, 2023, Positively Mebane segment featuring Chief McKinney from the Mebane PD. From astronauts, to sports, to policing and community involvement, get to know the chief on a personal level.
July 13, 2023, first Positively Mebane segment on The Maverick Morning Show with hosts Carson Johnson, Leanne Petty, and Tom Britt.

Mebane on the Mic: A Podcast Series

The City of Mebane is delighted to present a new podcast series called Mebane on the Mic. Tune in on the third Wednesday of every month as the host, Public Information Officer Kelly Hunter, speaks with various city partners to discuss numerous topics such as art, local history, new exhibits, business opportunities, and more. Learn about the vibrant spirit of the Mebane community and why it is referred to as "Positively Charming."