By Ran Northam
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    Carolina Football Takes Early Kickoff Opening Night On ESPN

    March 5, 2013 at 11:00 pm

    GREENSBORO – The North Carolina football team will play in part one of a double-header for the Thursday night of opening weekend of the 2013 football season at South Carolina. ESPN announced Tuesday that the August 29th contest will kick off at 6:00 p.m. at Williams-Brice Stadium in Columbia. That marks the first of two Thursday night games […]

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    Planning Board Chair Responds To Call For Resignation

    March 5, 2013 at 10:30 pm

    CHAPEL HILL – Chapel Hill Planning Board Chair Del Snow says she’s not going anywhere despite a second call for her resignation. “Quite honestly, I don’t want to get into a battle of words with Mr. Pease over this,” Snow says. “So, I guess I’m not going to go through it like a teacher correcting […]

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    UNC Nausea Outbreak Linked To Norovirus, Limited To Students

    March 5, 2013 at 10:25 pm

    CHAPEL HILL – Results are in for the cause of the outbreak of nausea on UNC’s campus late last week that affected more than 80 students. “Of the five samples we sent in, three of them did come back positive for norovirus,” Orange County Health Department’s Public Information Officer Stacy Shelp says. Norovirus is fecal-based […]

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    Five Years Later, The Pain Is Fading But The Memories Are Still Strong

    March 5, 2013 at 10:23 pm

    CHAPEL HILL – Five years have come and gone since UNC Student Body President Eve Carson was killed, and the University’s former Chancellor James Moeser says though the pain is still there, it gets easier each year to focus more on the good things rather than the loss. “I think for most of us, and […]

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    Landen Gambill’s Ex-Boyfriend Speaks Out

    March 5, 2013 at 10:21 pm

    CHAPEl HILL – Landen Gambill’s ex-boyfriend has spoken out about the accusations he has faced and says UNC “forced (him) out.” Gambill’s ex remained anonymous when he spoke to the Daily Tar Heel in an article that was posted on Monday, but told the University newspaper that the school did not give him a chance […]

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    UNC Baseball Can Dominate At Home And On The Road

    March 4, 2013 at 10:57 pm

    CHAPEL HILL – Whether at home or on the road, the No. 1 UNC baseball doesn’t struggle getting runs on the board. The Tar Heels once again asserted their offensive dominance—this time against a top-30 team. UNC’s 14-2 seven-inning win over No. 30 Texas A&M marked the tenth straight. Carolina has outscored its opponents 97-27 so far this season. […]

  • Guns Fired Near CHHS Saturday Legal, But Cause Of Concern For CH Resident

    March 4, 2013 at 10:19 pm

    CHAPEL HILL – A Chapel Hill resident is calling for a review of gun laws in Orange County after witnessing the use of assault rifles in the immediate vicinity of Chapel Hill High School over the weekend. “Saturday morning I heard firing of military weapons,” Robert Perkins says. “I could tell they were either assault […]

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    Second Public Official Says CH Planning Board Chair Should Resign

    March 4, 2013 at 10:16 pm

    CHAPEL HILL – Yet another public official has asked for the resignation of Chapel Hill Planning Board Chair Del Snow.   “I feel the chair of the Planning Board has stepped over the line of suing the Town over a development agreement that she disagrees with,” Chapel Hill Town Council member Gene Pease says. “I […]

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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 […]