UPDATE: Missing Person FoundAugust 4, 2014 at 1:26 pm
The Chapel Hill Police Department wants your help in locating 51-year-old Jerry Wayne Williams, who was last seen on August 3, 2014 at the group home where he resides at 1400 Ephesus Church Road.
Hundreds Gather for Vigil Honoring Slain UNC Professor Feng LiuJuly 31, 2014 at 2:31 am
Hundreds of mourners gathered Wednesday night for a candlelight vigil, just a few blocks from where UNC Professor Feng Liu was murdered a week earlier.
Vigil, Memorial Service For Slain UNC Professor Feng LiuJuly 30, 2014 at 10:55 am
A vigil for slain UNC Professor Feng Liu will be held UNC’s Campus on Wednesday, exactly one week after he was robbed and fatally beaten near the corner of West University Drive and Ransom Street.
Chapel Hill Man Accused of Biting Girlfriend’s Tongue; Held on $390K BailJuly 30, 2014 at 6:39 am
A Chapel Hill man is in Wake County Detention Center on $390,000 bail, on charges of misdemeanor assault inflicting serious injury, and felony malicious maiming after he allegedly tried to bite his girlfriend’s tongue off during a fight on July 18.
Mayor, UNC Chancellor Meet to Discuss Safety After Professor’s MurderJuly 29, 2014 at 6:31 pm
Chapel Hill Mayor Mark Kleinschmidt and UNC Chancellor Carol Folt met on Monday to discuss public safety, a subject that’s on everybody’s mind after UNC Professor Feng Liu was murdered last week, while taking a lunchtime walk outside.
Experts: Recidivism Not the Only Warning Sign for More Violent CrimesJuly 29, 2014 at 3:08 am
The beating death of a UNC professor last Wednesday has some crime experts wondering if repeated recidivism ended with a tragic leap from petty crimes to brutal murder.
Chapel Hill Town Hall Set to Re-Open Flood-Damaged First FloorJuly 28, 2014 at 6:33 pm
Chapel Hill’s Town Hall is set for a re-opening of its ground floor after more than a year spent fixing water damage and renovating the building on Martin Luther King Jr. Boulevard.
NC Attorney General Cooper: I’m Finished Defending Amendment OneJuly 28, 2014 at 6:02 pm
Soon after the 4th U.S. Circuit Court of Appeals ruled Monday afternoon that Virginia’s ban on gay marriage is unconstitutional, North Carolina Attorney General Roy Cooper called a press conference to announce that his office will no longer defend his state’s Amendment One against lawsuits.
OC DA Woodall: ‘Don’t Blame Durham’ for UNC Professor’s MurderJuly 25, 2014 at 7:38 pm
Orange County District Attorney Jim Woodall says that people shouldn’t blame Durham County’s probation and pre-trial supervised release programs for the brutal murder of a UNC professor in Chapel Hill on Wednesday.
OC Board of Elections Approves More Early-Voting Hours, But Not SundayJuly 22, 2014 at 6:58 pm
The Orange County Board of Elections voted Tuesday to expand early voting hours for the upcoming fall election.