Staying Safe While Setting Up Holiday Decorations
With Christmas right around the corner and trees going up in homes, Orange County Fire Marshal, Jason Shepherd says it is important to keep Christmas ...
Breakin’ It Down: Duke
Grab your popcorn. This one will be entertaining. It will be emotional for both sides. Big plays will be aplenty.
Toy Chest Drive Now Accepting Donations
CHAPEL HILL – The Orange Department of Social Services needs your help for its annual Toy Chest drive running December 14-16. The program provid...
PTA Thrift Shop To Open New Expanded Facility Monday
Those attending the grand opening of the new PTA Thrift Shop in Carrboro Monday (WCHL will be broadcasting live from 7-9 am) will be blown away by the...
UNC Lecturer Behind “Black Nativity” Movie Starring Jennifer Hudson, Forest Whitaker
The superstar lineup includes Jennifer Hudson, Forest Whitaker, Angela Bassett and Mary J. Blige.
Shoppers Hit The Stores For Black Friday
CHAPEL HILL – Black Friday is upon us as the crowds of shoppers are hitting the stores in search of deep discounts. Superstores like Walmart ope...
Outgoing CH Town Council Member Gene Pease Reflects Past Four Years
Pease counts freezing taxes for three years during the recession as one of the accomplishments he is most proud.
Possible Traffic Impact Studies Calm Central West Concerns
"I was very pleased, and I thought the Council conducted an interesting, deep discussion on all these town-wide planning efforts," McClintock said.
East Chapel Hill HS Alum Named 2014 Rhodes Scholar
"It all started at East Chapel Hill High School," Tyson said.
News Around Town
Happy Thanksgiving From WCHL
Though many here in Chapel Hill-Carrboro celebrate it, some celebrate it differently. Sometimes there’s turkey involved; often people spend it with ...
Small Business Saturday Boosts Local Businesses
“I think it really has opened people’s eyes to the whole 'shop local' phenomenon."
Chansky: Don’t Worry About Duke
As the Duke-Carolina football game with the most at stake in the last 50 years approaches, many Tar Heels fans are fretting more over the Blue Devils ...
Defense Helps Build Tar Heels Into Winner
Eighty, as in the number of points the Tar Heels scored in Saturday’s 80-20 win over Old Dominion, is remarkable to be sure. Another number associat...
Shearon Harris Plant Finds Second Flaw This Year
The Shearon Harris plant was shut down Nov. 9 for refueling during which time an ultrasonic inspection found a microscopic crack in a nozzle.
UNC Chi Phi Fraternity Suspended, Under Investigation
The UNC fraternity into which a student who died last year was pledging is under investigation.
Pre-K - 12 Education
CHCCS To Hold Focused Dialogue On Glenwood Elem. Population
In order to discuss the best plan of attack to mitigate the problem, the Chapel Hill-Carrboro City Schools district is trying a new style of meeting t...
Rain And Snow Out In Time For Thanksgiving, Still Cold
The skies should clear for Thanksgiving Day, but here on the eve of Turkey day, you might see some snow flakes mixed in with today’s rain showers.
Town Council Unanimously Approves Central West Plan
After nearly a year of community discussion, the Chapel Hill Town Council on Tuesday unanimously adopted a plan for the future of the Estes Drive area...
Weather May Cause Flight Delays at RDU
People all over the country will be crossing the map for the Thanksgiving holiday this week, but weather may affect flights to and from RDU.
Plans For Proposed Chatham Park Project Halted
The Board denied a rezoning application for the project Monday night following hours of public debate.