Shots Fired After Suspect Runs into CHPD Officer
A seemingly routine traffic stop led to a Chapel Hill Police officer firing his weapon. Just after 2:30 Monday afternoon, Officer Drew Cabe attempted ...
Hawkins’ Bond Reduced to $5K
Former UNC Defensive Back Chris Hawkins’ bond was reduced from $300,000 to a $5,000 secured bond at his court hearing on Monday, according to Assist...
Efland Cheeks Teacher Ponders Future Amid Book Controversy
A school teacher at Efland-Cheeks Elementary says he may resign over the controversy surrounding a book he read to students with a homosexual theme. T...
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This Chapel Hill Sculpture Is Literally For The Birds
Or if you want to play up the conflict: "Lazy, Freeloading Birds Shamelessly Leech Off Man's Hard Work."
“Not So Normal” Race Draws 1100
About 1100 runners hit the streets of Carrboro on a beautiful Sunday morning for the Not So Normal 5K, the culmination of a weekend of events that ben...
Parents Crowd Efland Cheeks Gym About Controversial Book
An emotional crowd filled a gymnasium at Efland-Cheeks Elementary School to sound off about a third-grade teacher and a book he read to students. The ...
Golfing for a Good Cause
Chris Blue is known by many in the Chapel Hill community through his position as the Chief of Police. But he has also long served as a board member fo...
New Duke Dean is a Tar Heel
The next Dean of the Trinity College of Arts and Sciences at Duke University is a Tar Heel. Duke announced that Valerie Sheares Ashby, who has been a ...
Tony Hall Celebrates 20 Years
A local business is celebrating 20 years serving our community. Tony Hall and Associates began their work in the Chapel Hill housing market in 1995; w...
Gay Fairy Tale Sparks Controversy at Efland-Cheeks Elementary
Several parents brought their concerns to the Orange County School board and at least three formal complaints have been filed.
Former UNC Coach Bill Guthridge Passes Away
Bill Guthridge, former UNC men’s basketball coach and longtime assistant to Dean Smith, passed away Tuesday night
UNC Report on Colonial Inn: $3 Million Investment Needed
A UNC report on saving the Colonial Inn provides stakeholders some hard numbers to consider.
Former UNC Player Charged with Violating Sports Agent Law
A former UNC football player made his first court appearance on felony charges of athlete-agent inducement, on Tuesday. Former UNC Defensive Back Chri...
No Appointment to the Chapel Hill Town Council…Yet
Candidates hoping to be appointed to the vacant seat on the Chapel Hill Town Council will have to wait another week before any decision might be made....
Chapel Hill Proposed Budget Projects Big Increase in Sales Tax Revenue
The $100.7 million proposed budget for the Town of Chapel Hill is calling for an 11 percent increase in sales tax revenue, but the North Carolina Gene...
UNC and GSK Announce Company to Fight HIV/AIDS
HIV/AIDS has affected thousands of lives over the past three decades as scientists are still working toward a cure. Hundreds of researchers, doctors, ...
Hulu Founder Inspires at Misty Morning UNC Commencement
A crowd of 29,000 cheered for the UNC 2015 graduating class.
Orange County Sheriff Seeks Missing Woman, 52
Rehema Mukungu was last seen near I-40 exit 261 in Hillsborough.
Free Internet Access Coming to Chapel Hill Public Housing
The Town of Chapel Hill is bringing a first-of-its-kind experiment to public housing. The Internet has opened up a whole new world during its evolutio...
Marshals Arrest Ends in Fiery Crash
A US Marshal investigation of a Chapel Hill man concluded with two vehicles on fire and the suspect in custody. 37-year-old Askire Deshun Edwards was ...