Orange County EMS Prepares For Ebola ResponseOctober 17, 2014 at 2:45 pm
It’s not likely Ebola would show up in Orange County, but Emergence Services Director Jim Groves wants to be sure everyone on his staff is prepared, just in case.
Solarize Chapel Hill To Help Bring Solar Power To CHCCS SchoolsOctober 16, 2014 at 1:17 pm
The Solarize Chapel Hill initiative could soon be helping local students learn to harness the power of the sun.
NC Gas Prices Could Drop To Four-Year LowOctober 16, 2014 at 12:26 pm
Gas prices have been falling in the past month, and AAA Carolinas spokesperson Tiffany Wright says they may drop even lower in the weeks to come.
Orange County Reports Lowest Teen Pregnancy Rate In NCOctober 14, 2014 at 10:22 am
Health Department officials say Orange County’s teen pregnancy rate has dropped by 35 percent in the past year, making it the lowest in the state.
Carrboro Police To Carry Overdose Prevention KitsOctober 13, 2014 at 11:28 am
Carrboro police will now carry kits to help prevent drug overdose deaths.
OC Register Of Deeds Prepares To Sign Same-Sex Marriage LicensesOctober 9, 2014 at 1:52 pm
If a judge strikes down the state’s ban on same-sex marriage, Orange County’s Register of Deeds Office could soon be full of couples looking to tie the knot.
Chapel Hill Firefighter Helps Deliver His Own Baby DowntownOctober 8, 2014 at 1:24 pm
Captain David Sasser has attended several unexpected births in his eighteen years as a firefighter, but he never thought one would be his own daughter.
BoCC To Consider Adding Texts, Videos To 911 SystemOctober 6, 2014 at 11:01 am
Orange County Commissioners will consider spending $1.5 million dollars to upgrade the 911 emergency response system when the board meets Tuesday.
Police Investigate Cyclist Death After MLK CollisionOctober 3, 2014 at 11:04 am
Chapel Hill Police say a cyclist died Friday after being hit by a car on Martin Luther King Jr. Boulevard near Hillsborough Street.
UNC Gets $3 Million To Help Students GraduateOctober 2, 2014 at 2:00 pm
A $3 million grant from the U.S. Department of Education will go to help first-generation students at UNC make it all the way to graduation.