In Orange County and Across the Nation, Heroin Use is on the RiseJuly 10, 2015 at 12:58 pm
A new report from the Centers for Disease Control shows heroin use is on the rise across the nation. That’s true in Orange County too. A recent undercover drug operation by the Orange County Sheriff’s Office netted nearly 700 doses of heroin. Narcotics Investigator Brandon Wilkerson says he wasn’t surprised. “It’s really not new; it’s […]
Hazmat Crews Respond to Pinegate Apts After Resident Suffers Chemical BurnsJuly 8, 2015 at 11:33 am
The Chapel Hill Fire Department responded Wednesday to an incident at Pinegate Apartments at 111 Pinegate Circle.
CHPL to Host King & King Reading and Community DiscussionJuly 7, 2015 at 12:14 pm
The recent controversy at Efland-Cheeks Elementary a book about two men who marry is the launching point for a forum at the Chapel Hill Public Library.
How’s Your Internet Access? Orange County Wants To KnowJuly 3, 2015 at 1:16 pm
Orange County is looking for your input on ways to improve internet access throughout the county
Backyard Farmers Brace For Bird FluJuly 3, 2015 at 10:26 am
As state officials brace for a potential outbreak of avian influenza, they’re warning owners of backyard flocks to be prepared as well.
Are North Carolina’s Box Turtles in Trouble?July 1, 2015 at 2:31 pm
North Carolina’s box turtles might be in trouble. Biologists need your help to track the species in the cities and suburbs of the Triangle.
2 Kilos of Crack Seized in Orange County Drug ArrestJuly 1, 2015 at 4:54 pm
Derrick McCargo of Wendell faces felony charges of dealing and trafficking the drug.
Underage Drinkers Gain Protections Under ‘Good Samaritan’ Law ChangesJune 30, 2015 at 1:43 pm
A recent change the North Carolina’s Good Samaritan law expands protection for underage drinkers seeking emergency help to deal with alcohol poisoning.
Orange County Sheriff’s Dept Charges 62 In Major Narcotics OperationJune 25, 2015 at 12:16 pm
Orange County Sheriff’s deputies seized cocaine, heroin, guns and pills and issued warrants for 62 suspects as part of a major drug investigation.
Demolition at U-Square is UnderwayJune 25, 2015 at 8:29 am
Demolition is underway at the newly-named Carolina Square on Franklin Street. Meg McGurk, Executive Director of the Chapel Hill Downtown Parternship, says big changes are coming. “Those three buildings in the front that are closest to Franklin Street will come down, and then construction of the new buildings will begin.” For decades the downtown strip […]