Monday Montage

What’s happening, what’s on and what’s interesting this week …

Did you know America’s first gold rush took place right here in North Carolina? Paved With Gold explores this fascinating chapter of Tar Heel history – Thursday night at 9:30 on UNC-TV.

Fans of Celtic Woman will be pleased to know the international music sensation is in North Carolina this week. Join Tara, Susan, Máiréad and Éabha as they hit Asheville on Wednesday and Durham on Thursday.

Be with us Friday as UNC-TV honors two television legends. Tune in Friday at 8pm for Mary Tyler Moore: A Celebration and then stay tuned as American Masters talks with writer and producer Norman Lear at 10.

The science guys have been busy. Neil deGrasse Tyson was a guest on The Late Show With Stephen Colbert last week and Bill Nye was a guest at SXSW. Continue reading