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.
New Principal Hired at Phillips Middle SchoolJuly 21, 2014 at 9:28 pm
Students at Phillips Middle School will have a new principal when they start classes in late August.
OC Board of Elections Meets Tuesday to Consider More Early-Voting HoursJuly 21, 2014 at 9:11 pm
The Orange County Board of Elections will hear from the public Tuesday at a meeting that could determine whether early-voting hours for the fall election will be expanded on Saturday, and perhaps extended to Sunday.
North Carolina’s Job Recovery Remains SluggishJuly 21, 2014 at 7:45 pm
North Carolina’s unemployment numbers for June were released last Friday, and the rate remained at 6.4 percent – the same as the month before.
OC Commissioner Blasts Proposed NCGA Measure on County TaxesJuly 21, 2014 at 5:30 am
The North Carolina Senate appears to be serious about a measure that would prohibit counties from calling sales tax referenda for use toward both transportation and education.
Firefighters Battle Heavy Chapel Hill BlazeJuly 18, 2014 at 3:44 pm
Firefighters responded to a blaze at a two-story Chapel Hill residence at around 2:36 a.m. on Friday.
NCDOT Opens New Chapel Hill RoundaboutJuly 18, 2014 at 2:22 pm
The North Carolina Department of Transportation will open a new single-lane roundabout at the intersection of Erwin and Mount Moriah Roads in Chapel Hill on Wednesday.
OC Curbside Recycling: Some Tips For First-Time Cart UsersJuly 18, 2014 at 2:10 pm
Orange County has delivered more than 18,000 new blue recycling carts to single-family households in Carrboro, Chapel Hill and Hillsborough, and Orange County residents seem to be adjusting well to the new system.
CHCCS Board of Education Approves Signing Bonuses; Meeting Ends With DiscordJuly 18, 2014 at 12:36 am
Thursday night’s meeting of the Chapel Hill-Carrboro Board of Education was short, but it wasn’t sweet.