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    NC Teenager Killed, Passenger Hurt In Car Crash

    April 4, 2014 at 6:28 am

    The N.C. Highway Patrol says a 16-year-old boy is dead after the car he was driving struck a rock wall and overturned.

  • The Chapel Hill Tigers girls' basketball team won the 2013-2014 NCHSAA 3A state championship defeating Hickory 69-56 completing the perfect season at 32-0.

    Sherry Norris Wins N.C. AP Coach Of The Year

    April 4, 2014 at 6:20 am

    Chapel Hill’s Sherry Norris is the 2013-14 Associated Press prep basketball coach of the year for North Carolina.

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    ACC Basketball Tournament Moving To Barclays Center

    March 27, 2014 at 6:45 am

    ACC Commissioner John Swofford announced Wednesday morning that the league’s men’s basketball tournament is heading to Brooklyn.

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    Federal Agency Approves Notion Of Union

    March 27, 2014 at 6:40 am

    A regional director of the National Labor Relations Board in Chicago has ruled that football players at Northwestern University can create the nation’s first college athlete’s union.

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    Rachel ‘Bunny’ Mellon dead at 103

    March 18, 2014 at 6:38 am

    Rachel “Bunny” Mellon, the deeply private and profoundly wealthy centenarian, has died at her estate in Virginia. She was 103.

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    UNC launches new review of past academic problems

    February 22, 2014 at 1:14 pm

    North Carolina has hired an outside attorney to conduct yet another independent review of irregularities in an academic department featuring classes with significant athlete enrollments.

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    Heckendorf, Porter Complete UNC Football Coaching Staff

    February 11, 2014 at 7:08 am

    North Carolina has filled its coaching staff by hiring Keith Heckendorf to coach quarterbacks and Larry Porter to coach running backs.

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    Gov. McCrory Announces Raise For Incoming Teachers

    February 10, 2014 at 2:44 pm

    Governor Pat McCrory and other state leaders announced a plan Monday morning to increase starting teachers’ salaries nearly 14 percent in the next two years, but no immediate increase was mentioned for teaching professionals already in place.

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    Arsenic Detected In NC River After Coal Ash Spill

    February 7, 2014 at 6:17 am

    RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — The nation’s largest electricity provider and an environmental group are reporting conflicting data about the levels of toxins detected in a North Carolina river following a massive spill of coal ash. Duke Energy said Thursday its results from the Dan River downstream from the company’s power plant in Eden showed traces […]

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    Drug Case Delayed For Ex-UNC Player Graves

    February 4, 2014 at 6:52 am

    The misdemeanor drug case against former North Carolina basketball player Will Graves has been delayed until July.