By Ran Northam
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    CHHS Boys And Girls, NHS Girls Tip Off Round Three In States Friday Night

    March 1, 2013 at 10:46 pm

    CHAPEL HILL – Three local high school teams are gearing up for the third round of the NCHSAA State Playoffs Friday night. The No. 2 seed Chapel Hill girls are 26-1 on the season and will host No. 11 seed Southern Guilford. The Tigers are coming off a 71-14 round-two victory, but the Storm has […]

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    DA Woodall Says UNC Academic Scandal Investigation Still Ongoing

    March 1, 2013 at 10:04 pm

    HILLSBOROUGH – Though February has come and gone, Orange and Chatham Counties’ District Attorney, Jim Woodall says he’s not ready to announce whether charges will be brought against anyone regarding the recent UNC academic scandal. “I’m not going to give a timeline,” Woodall says. “I was hoping that we would announce any charges if there […]

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    Rally On UNC’s Campus Friday To Support Landen Gambill

    March 1, 2013 at 10:02 pm

    CHAPEL HILL – A rally to support the dismissal of charges against UNC sophomore Landen Gambill will take place Friday afternoon. All week, Gambill has been at the center of attention after she was informed last Friday that charges have been filed against her by her ex-boyfriend stating she has done damage to his character. […]

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    UNC SB President Elect Says Confusion About Gambill Charges Fills Campus

    February 28, 2013 at 3:43 pm

    CHAPEL HILL – The recent controversy surrounding UNC sophomore Landen Gambill has the University’s Student Body President elect pondering issues that he says need continued attention. “I think things have already been put in place to suggest that the system’s changing,” Lambden says. “Hopefully that will indicate that the issue will be handled differently and […]

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    Seymour Center Looks For Extra Funding After Cut From United Way

    February 28, 2013 at 3:40 pm

    CHAPEL HILL – The Seymour Senior Center will have to find additional funding for its wellness programs this year as an 11-year relationship came to an end this month. “We have received funding from the United Way for 11 consecutive years,” president of the Friends of the Robert and Pearl Seymour Center, Inc., Walt Mack says. “It […]

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    UNC Student Faces Punishment For Speaking Out Against Sexual Assault Attacker

    February 26, 2013 at 3:35 pm

    CHAPEL HILL – According to multiple sources, one of the students who recently charged UNC with mishandling her sexual assault case has been accused of breaking the Honor Code. In the spring of 2012, Landen Gambill, a sophomore at UNC, told the Honor Court she was assaulted repeatedly by her ex-boyfriend. Sexual assault cases have […]

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    Parking Deck Construction Likely To Cause Traffic Delays In Carrboro

    February 24, 2013 at 3:33 pm

    CARRBORO – Construction of a parking deck at 300 East Main Street in Carrboro will likely cause delays to traffic in the immediate area during business hours beginning Monday. Once an hour, trucks will deliver premade portions of the parking deck that will be hoisted in place by a crane. The trucks will have to […]

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    News Around Town: Smith Level Construction; OC Library Closure; 140 W Franklin

    February 24, 2013 at 3:32 pm

    CHAPEL HILL – A nearly one-mile stretch of Smith Level Road in Carrboro will soon see major improvements, but not before the public has a chance to weigh in on the proposed work. The North Carolina Department of Transportation will hold a public meeting Monday from 4:00 to 7:00 p.m. to discuss the widening plans […]

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    UNC Mourning After The Loss Of Fourth Student In Six Months

    February 24, 2013 at 3:24 pm

    CHAPEL HILL – The UNC campus is once again mourning over the loss of one of its students. The death of 22-year-old Stedman Gage is the fourth in the last six months that has shocked the University. In early September, 19-year-old Faith Hedgepeth was found murdered in her apartment—a case that to this day is still unsolved; […]

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    UNC Student, Longtime BOG Chair’s Son Found Dead

    February 23, 2013 at 3:23 pm

    CHAPEL HILL-A UNC junior and the son of a longtime chair of the System’s Board of Governors was found dead early Saturday morning. Twenty-two-year-old Stedman Gage of Wilmington was the son of Hannah Gage, who served as the UNC Board of Governors’ Chair until last year. The body was found around 1:30 a.m. at an […]