News Around Town
Mayors, Leaders To Help Justice United Mark Its Push For Affordability
David Price, Verla Insko, and Orange County's three mayors will join Justice United on Sunday.
PPP: Brian Williams Scandal Leaves NBC Unscathed, in Polarized Survey
Recent questions about the credibility of NBC News Anchor Brian Williams – following revelations of apparent war-story fabrications – haven’t do...
NC Public Universities Headed For Higher Tuition Next Year
Students at North Carolina's public universities will pay higher tuition and fees in the next couple of years after a one-year tuition freeze this yea...
UNC Board of Governors Shuts Down 3 Academic Centers
The UNC Board of Governors voted unanimously on Friday to close three academic centers.
Protesters Disrupt UNC Board Debate Over Poverty Center
Protesters have disrupted a University of North Carolina Board of Governors discussion over an anti-poverty center headed by a sharp critic of Republi...
Neighbors Helping Neighbors In Winter Storm
This week's winter storm did a lot of damage in our area, but folks are helping each other out.
Silver Alert: Police Seek Missing Man, 60
Chapel Hill Police are seeking Scott Gibson, who went missing earlier this week.
Closings and Delays
Schools: Orange County Schools CLOSED SATURDAY, FEBRUARY 28. All Chapel Hill-Carrboro City Schools activities will be delayed until 10:00 a.m. Saturda...
Winter Weather Advisory
The National Weather Service in Raleigh has issued a Winter Weather Advisory for Central North Carolina beginning at 9 o’clock Thursday evening...
Marathon Jam Scheduled for Saturday
For the seventh-consecutive year the American Legion Post 6 in Chapel Hill will host the Marathon Jam. The event is this Saturday and will raise thous...
Pre-K - 12 Education
Schools Forced into Tough Rescheduling Choice
Students in our area have been enjoying many snow days in the last two weeks. But they will have to be made up. A statement from Chapel Hill-Carrboro ...
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.