Charges Against UNC BOG Member Parrish Dismissed
***UPDATE: A member of the Wake County Clerk of Court’s Office has told WCHL that the charges against Parrish have been dismissed.*** A member o...
Researchers Use Smartphones To Track Flu on College Campuses
Researchers at Duke and UNC say a smartphone app can not only track the spread of flu, but predict who will get it next.
Orange County EMS Urges Citizens to Check Emergency Kit Tourniquets
Some devices that are used by emergency responders in life-threatening situations may be counterfeit. The use of tourniquets by first responders acros...
Pre-K - 12 Education
“TigerLinks” Helps Freshmen Transition To High School
Chapel Hill High School's mentoring program is entering its second year.
UNC Launches New Academic Support Website for Student-Athletes
UNC has launched a new website centered on academic services for student-athletes. The Academic Support Program for Student-Athletes at UNC announced ...
Adopt A Pet
Adopt Abney to Celebrate National Dog Day!
There would be no better way to honor National Dog Day on August 26th than by adopting Abney, a sweet older girl who came to the Paws4Ever shelter in ...
Alcohol-Related Incidents Keep Chapel Hill Police Busy
As the first week of classes at UNC wrapped up, it kicked off the first full weekend of parties with the full student body back on campus. And as the ...
Redevelopment Plan Could Push Out Eastgate BP
Chapel Hill could bid goodbye to East Gate BP if a new redevelopment plan is approved by town officials.
UNC School of Government Preparing to Train Officials Across NC
The UNC School of Government has received a donation to continue training elected officials to best serve residents of North Carolina. Donna Warner is...
Yes, It’s Come To This: Trump, Nuts Gain Momentum In Prez Race
Every ten people you pass on the sidewalk, one of them is a Deez Nuts supporter.
Bat In Family Playroom Marks Orange County’s 6th Rabies Case
Hillsborough residents trapped a bat in an upstairs playroom of their home on Tuesday
New WCHL Owner on Station’s Future
Leslie Rudd is a Colorado-based entrepreneur and philanthropist with Chapel Hill ties, who will also be the new owner of WCHL and Chapelboro.com, onc...
One Killed in I-85 Crash in Orange County
The State Highway Patrol has identified the driver killed in the fatal accident on I-85 Wednesday afternoon as 76-year-old Julius Edward Ellen, of Vir...
Danny Lotz Passes Away
A member of the 1957 UNC national championship team passed away on Wednesday. Dr. Danny Lotz passed away at Rex Hospital, surrounded by his family, on...
From Afghanistan to Chapel Hill
There are many amazing stories among the thousands of incoming students at Carolina for the fall semester, including Zach Johnson’s course to UNC. T...
Whooping Cough Confirmed in Hillsborough
A second-grader at The Expedition School in Hillsborough has tested positive for pertussis, also known as whooping cough.
Chatham Commissioners Approve Temporary Fracking Ban
Chatham County Commissioners voted unanimously on Monday to ban hydraulic fracturing, or ‘fracking,’ for two years while officials update county l...
Former UNC Football Players Rally Around Teammate Battling Cancer
A former UNC Tar Heel football player is battling major health issues and his teammates are coming in for support. Quincy Monk played linebacker for C...
Housing Nonprofit Awarded Tax Credits For Legion Road Project
DHIC President Gregg Warren says there’s a demonstrated need for affordable rentals in Chapel Hill.
“Who is Sandra Bland?” Spray Painted on Silent Sam and Post Office
Silent Sam, on the UNC campus, and the Post Office, on Franklin Street, were spray painted with the words, “Who is Sandra Bland?” The paint was di...