New Charge for Carrboro Assistant Boy Scout Master
A new charge has been filed against former Carrboro Boy Scout Troop Assistance Scout Master Brian Burnham. The 36-year-old Former Boy Scout Troop 845 ...
Local Businessman Chris Derby Passes Away
William “Chris” Derby, 57, died suddenly Monday night, reportedly from a heart attack. Chris was a leader in the business community and community ...
NC Senate Passes Bill Allowing Magistrates to Refuse Gay Weddings
A bill that allows magistrates to opt out of performing weddings for same-sex couples, on religious grounds, passed in the state Senate Wednesday, and...
CHTC Member Storrow to Host Town Halls
Chapel Hill Town Council Member Lee Storrow is scheduled to host the first of four town hall events Wednesday evening. Over the next two weeks, Storro...
3 Former UNC Athletes Join McAdoo in Lawsuit Against School
CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — A former women’s basketball player at the University of North Carolina has joined in a lawsuit which alleges the school...
UNC Settles Lawsuit From Mary Willingham
The University of North Carolina has reached a settlement in the lawsuit from learning specialist Mary Willingham, who resigned last year after her pu...
Pre-K - 12 Education
CHCCS Under Criticism Following Delayed Announcement
Many parents with elementary and middle school aged children in Chapel Hill-Carrboro City Schools were upset Tuesday morning with the decision to, ini...
Town Council Approves Mixed-Use Development at Chapel Hill’s Edge
At Monday’s meeting, the town council unanimously approved a permit that paves the way for building a mixed-use development in north Chapel Hill.
CH Town Council Member Czajkowski Stepping Down For Rwanda Move
Chapel Hill Town Council member Matt Czajkowski announced Monday he's stepping down at the end of March.
OC Health Department Receives Funding Help
The Orange County Health Department Dental Clinic received a $4,000 check from the Delta Dental Foundation, last Friday. This money is meant to assist...
Measles Outbreak Sparks Vaccination Debate
A Measles outbreak across portions of the United States has sparked concern from parents here in Orange County and enflamed the debate over vaccinatio...
Chapel Hill Police Buy 40 Rifles To Equip Patrol Cars
In a recent memo to the Town Council, Chapel Hill Police Chief Chris Blue says the police department purchased 40 rifles to meet a long-standing goal ...
Tragic Gun Crimes in Chapel Hill Haven’t Swayed Lawmakers in Raleigh
Current gun controls in North Carolina are unlikely to get any tougher, following the recent murders of three college students in Chapel Hill.
NC State Creates Scholarship for Three Students Killed
A scholarship has been created at NC State University to honor the lives of three Muslim college students that were shot and killed earlier this month...
Carrboro Police Deploy Anti-Overdose Drug A Second Time
Carrboro Police have once again used an opioid-blocking nasal spray to save the life of an overdose victim, but questions remain about the drug involv...
Higher Education Contributes Over $60 Billion to NC
Higher Education Institutions across North Carolina contribute over $60 billion to the state’s economy, according to a new study. Don Hobart, Associ...
Carrboro Alderpersons Ask CAIC Partners to Start Over
“Reset, not reject.”
That was the catchphrase at Tuesday night’s Board of Aldermen meeting, as all board members confirmed that they did, ind...
Orange County School Board Member Passes Away
Orange County Board of Education member Rosa Williams has passed away. The full statement from Orange County Schools is below: On Monday, February 16,...
Online Memorial Fundraiser for Chris Hobbs Off to Strong Start
Over $8,000 raised within 24 hours of launch of fundraiser to help pay for Hobbs' funeral.
Weather Closings and Delays
Schools: Orange County Schools will be closed on Saturday, February 21. February 21st was originally planned as the make-up day for the traditional sc...