CH Teen Scrabble Champs To Appear On KimmelMay 19, 2013 at 2:51 pm
The two teens won seven games in the Scrabble tournament and then the championship game. Now they will face Kimmel himself.
2013 ACC Baseball Tournament Schedule AnnouncedMay 19, 2013 at 2:08 pm
The Heels are the top overall seed in the tournament for the first time since 1990 and will seek revenge against three teams that knocked off the Heels in the regular season.
Some Question CH Budget Proposal, Only “Partial Solution” For Library ProblemsMay 19, 2013 at 1:35 pm
“Just putting another $100,000 into the budget and opening another four hours is not going to alleviate what they are going through right now,” Karen Curtin said.
Kinnaird: Environmental Regulations “Swept Aside”May 16, 2013 at 5:53 pm
Two bills survived the crossover deadline this week that some say will negatively affect our local environment.
State Bill To Roll Back Smoking Bans Stalls, County Leaders Hope It’s KilledMay 16, 2013 at 2:40 pm
CHAPEL HILL – A bill proposed by the state Senate is seeking to overturn local rules on smoking bans has some Orange County leaders concerned. The bill’s future is now uncertain as it was not discussed Thursday before the cross over deadline—but still it raises questions about state versus local authority. “I absolutely do think […]
NC General Assembly Police Deal With On-Going ProtestsMay 15, 2013 at 2:43 pm
Rally leader Rev. William Barber has declared the “wave of civil disobedience” will continue.
Hillsborough Gears Up For Good Times At Hogg DayMay 15, 2013 at 1:08 pm
CHAPEL HILL – More than 12,000 people are expected to gather for 31st Annual Hillsborough Hogg Day coming up this weekend—WCHL’s Ron Stutts will emcee part of the day Saturday. And there are some new surprises in store this year. The festival is happening Friday from 6 – 10 p.m., and Saturday from 9 a.m. – […]
Fitzgerald’s Opens, Owner Seeks Separate Identity From Kildare’sMay 14, 2013 at 6:06 pm
CHAPEL HILL – Fitzgerald’s Irish Pub is the newest restaurant to open on Franklin Street—the grand opening was Friday night. “We want to attract the people that live here 365 days a year because we want to build on that local community. We want to be here in 20-30 years. That was our goal in […]
Four Tar Heels Named All-America in Women’s LacrosseMay 14, 2013 at 3:22 pm
CHAPEL HILL - Four UNC women’s lacrosse players nabbed All-America honors in the Synapse Sports 2013 postseason awards Tuesday. Attacker Aly Messinger was named to the All-Rookie Team—while Midfielder Kara Cannizzaro took first-team All-America honors. Attacker Abbey Friend, midfielder Emily Garrity and defender Sloane Serpe were named to the second team. The Heels are back in action […]
NC Senator Ellie Kinnaird Supports NAACP ProtestsMay 14, 2013 at 2:56 pm
NC Senator Ellie Kinnaird took part in the protests on Monday where 49 people were arrested.