Bill Currie Football News & Bio
Chansky’s Notebook: Tar Heels’ Legend
|Hometown:||High Point, NC|
|Born:||December 6, 1924|
|Died:||February 11, 2008|
|Notes:||UNC basketball and football radio voice (1962-1971); Nicknamed "Mouth of the South"|
The marriage of Woody Durham and UNC was just perfect. Woody would often say he was a lucky guy who led a blessed life. He...Thu Mar 8, 2018
How Charlie Scott chose UNC and became the Tar Heels' first black scholarship athlete
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Tudor: Woody Durham could have been a TV sports star
Woody Durham was a hit on television, too. It's not widely remembered, but Durham gradually walked away from the sports anchor job at Greensboro's WFMY-TV...
Thu Apr 21, 2011
Mouth Of The South Dominated The Radio
When Bill Currie passed away recently it ended the life of one of the most flamboyant and popular broadcasters this state has ever known. And...
Fri Feb 29, 2008
Bill Currie's escapades legendary
Widely remembered and often told is the story of Bill Currie and his nap casket. It's not true, but there are so many fantastical stories...
Sat Feb 16, 2008