Rachel ‘Bunny’ Mellon dead at 103March 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.
UNC launches new review of past academic problemsFebruary 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.
Heckendorf, Porter Complete UNC Football Coaching StaffFebruary 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.
Gov. McCrory Announces Raise For Incoming TeachersFebruary 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.
Arsenic Detected In NC River After Coal Ash SpillFebruary 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 […]
Drug Case Delayed For Ex-UNC Player Will GravesFebruary 4, 2014 at 6:52 am
The misdemeanor drug case against former North Carolina basketball player Will Graves has been delayed until July.
3.5 Million Gallons Of Sewage Spill Into Haw RiverJanuary 31, 2014 at 5:11 pm
Officials say 3.5 million gallons of wastewater has spilled into the Haw River after a break in a line at a treatment plant in Burlington.
It’s Official: UNC Hires Littrell To Direct No-Huddle OffenseJanuary 25, 2014 at 6:51 am
North Carolina has hired Seth Littrell as assistant head coach for offense and tight ends coach.
No. 3 Duke Holds On For 85-77 OT Win At Florida StJanuary 24, 2014 at 6:22 am
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — Tricia Liston scored 25 points and Elizabeth Williams had 20 as No. 3 Duke needed overtime to beat No. 24 Florida State 85-77 on Thursday. The Blue Devils used an 11-0 run to rally from a four-point deficit in regulation and score the first seven points in overtime. Liston finished with […]
Fire Breaks Out At NC Nuclear Plant, No Radioactive Materials ReleasedJanuary 18, 2014 at 5:38 pm
Duke Energy officials say no radioactive materials were released when a fire broke out in electrical equipment at Harris Nuclear Plant near New Hill.