Athlete Advocacy Group Files Complaint Against UNCApril 8, 2014 at 6:37 am
A student-athlete advocacy group is pursuing a civil-rights complaint against the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill and claiming discrimination against male athletes and particularly black male athletes who were placed in courses requiring only a research paper.
NC Teenager Killed, Passenger Hurt In Car CrashApril 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.
Sherry Norris Wins N.C. AP Coach Of The YearApril 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.
ACC Basketball Tournament Moving To Barclays CenterMarch 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.
Federal Agency Approves Notion Of UnionMarch 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.
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 […]