Orange, CHCCS Districts Ready for New School YearAugust 22, 2014 at 4:09 pm
The new school year begins Monday, and top administrators of Chapel Hill-Carrboro and Orange County Schools say they’re excited about new initiatives.
Eleven UNC Students Cited For Alcohol ViolationsAugust 22, 2014 at 1:12 pm
The Alcohol Law Enforcement Response Team – or, “ALERT,” for short — issued 11 citations for alcohol violations by UNC students early Friday morning.
PPP: Senate Race Between Hagan, Tillis Getting TighterAugust 20, 2014 at 4:51 pm
The U.S. Senate race between Democratic incumbent Sen. Kay Hagan and Republican N.C. House Speaker Thom Tillis is tightening to a likely toss-up.
Affordable-Housing Group Experiences Ephesus-Fordham SetbackAugust 20, 2014 at 3:05 pm
A Raleigh-based non-profit organization that provides affordable rental housing will have to re-submit its application for tax credits next year to develop on 8.5 acres on Legion Road, as part of the new Ephesus Fordham District in Chapel Hill.
Nut Butters Recalled for Salmonella RiskAugust 20, 2014 at 11:04 am
Brands of peanut butter and almond butter sold at Whole Foods, Trader Joe’s, Safeway and Kroger have been recalled for suspected salmonella contamination.
Local Leaders Want Information on Military Surplus Owned by Law EnforcementAugust 19, 2014 at 2:08 am
Local elected officials are working to find out which law enforcement agencies in Orange County have received military surplus gear from the federal government.
Rep. Price: ‘Piecemeal’ Progress Made in Energy PolicyAugust 15, 2014 at 6:44 pm
U.S. Representative David Price of District 4 stopped by WCHL this past Tuesday to discuss a variety of topics, including domestic energy policy.
Gun Range Owner Plans to Re-Open; Wants Mediation with Goathouse RefugeAugust 15, 2014 at 4:57 pm
The owner of a Chatham County shooting range said he hopes to re-open in the fall with more noise-reduction features, following a temporary shutdown and complaints from a nearby cat sanctuary.
CHCCS School Board Cuts Custodial, Gifted Specialist and TA PositionsAugust 15, 2014 at 1:44 am
Members of the Chapel Hill-Carrboro Board of Education expressed their anger toward the Republican leadership of the North Carolina General Assembly Thursday night, before voting five-to-zero to approve a budget that cuts 22 teacher assistant positions.
Rep. Price Laments ‘Rightward Turn’ in Congress, Lack of CooperationAugust 13, 2014 at 10:13 pm
U.S. Representative David Price of North Carolina’s 4th Congressional District visited the WCHL studio on Tuesday to discuss several issues in the news, including partisan gridlock in Washington.