Frank Porter Graham First And Only Black Mayor Of Chapel Hill Marks 50th Anniversary By Leoneda Inge • May 6, 2019 Town of Chapel Hill Fifty years ago today, Howard Lee was elected the first African American mayor of the town of Chapel Hill. There hadn't been an African American mayor of a predominately white Southern city since Reconstruction. Study: Parent Skills Program Can Improve Symptoms For Kids With ADHD By Rebecca Martinez • Oct 9, 2017 CK, Carl, Carlo, Carlito / flickr, Creative Commons, https://flic.kr/p/2FGBh5 Improving parenting skills can help reduce risks for children with Attention Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder. That's according to research from UNC's Frank Porter Graham Child Development Institute. Chapel Hill To Get Its First Magnet School By Dave DeWitt • Jun 8, 2012 The Chapel Hill - Carrboro school district will get its first magnet school school in 2013. But not all parents are happy about it.Dave DeWitt: The Chapel Hill - Carrboro School Board voted 5 to 1 to turn Frank Porter Graham Elementary into a magnet school. It will offer a Spanish-English Dual Language program.Some parents at Frank Porter Graham had opposed the change. Parents at other schools that will lose their dual language programs also fought the decision.