OC Health Department Wins Award for Smoking BanJuly 21, 2014 at 12:55 pm
The National Association of Counties (NACo) has awarded the Health Department and Board of Health with a 2014 Achievement Award.
NC Prevention Partners Break For FitnessJuly 17, 2014 at 3:16 pm
It’s not abnormal to see employees at the NC Prevention Partners in Chapel Hill around the office in their gym clothes, as a wellness policy facilitates participating in physical activity during work breaks.
Orange County in “Abnormally Dry” PeriodJuly 14, 2014 at 3:42 pm
Orange County is not yet experiencing a drought according to the U.S. Drought Monitor and North Carolina Drought Monitoring Council.
Former UNC Player Gives Back to His HomelandJuly 11, 2014 at 1:59 pm
Damion Grant, a former UNC men’s basketball center and member of the 2005 national title team, has just returned from a week-long mission trip in Jamaica to run an annual basketball camp.
UNC Football Championship Bet At 100/1July 10, 2014 at 1:16 pm
Bovada Online Gaming bets UNC Football only has a 100/1 chance of winning the national title this season.
Tyler Zeller Traded to Boston CelticsJuly 9, 2014 at 1:27 pm
The Boston Celtics have added former UNC star Tyler Zeller to its roster, in a three-team trade finalized Wednesday including the Brooklyn Nets and Cleveland Cavaliers.
Protecting Your Pet From Heat Stroke in Hot CarsJuly 8, 2014 at 2:03 pm
As North Carolina approaches one of the hottest weeks of 2014, pet owners have an even greater responsibility of keeping their furry friends cool and safe from hyperthermia.
OC Sheriff Voting For Blackwood As ReplacementJuly 2, 2014 at 2:41 pm
Early voting for Orange County’s new sheriff starts Thursday, and current Sheriff Lindy Pendergrass says he is casting his vote for candidate Charles Blackwood.
Hillsborough PD ‘Are You Ok?’ Program Checks On SeniorsJuly 1, 2014 at 1:22 pm
Senior citizens of Hillsborough now have a better way to ensure their safety at home with a little help from the Hillsborough Police Department.
‘Caravan to the Polls’ Launched For OC Sheriff Run-offJune 30, 2014 at 1:39 pm
Early voting for the Second Primary election starts Thursday, and Orange County officials are making sure there are no excuses for voters to make it to the polls.