Judge To Weigh Trial Schedule On NC Voting Changes
A federal judge is scheduled to hear arguments over whether a trial on the legality of recent Republican-backed changes to North Carolina's voting law...
House Republicans Get Behind Budget Agreement
House Republicans are rallying behind a modest budget pact that promises to bring a temporary halt to budget brinkmanship in Washington and ease autom...
Federal Data Show Health Disparities Among States
The slow rollout of a new federal health insurance marketplace may be deepening differences in health coverage among Americans.
Carrboro Aldermen To Hold Public Forum For Parking Problems
“...I’ve been hearing from a lot of small businesses who are suddenly feeling very stressed [about parking]," Gist said.
Ken Broun Recalls Talks With Those Who Knew Mandela
During his travels in South Africa, Broun met some of Mandela’s lawyers from the Rivonia Trial and fellow prison mates who had also served time on R...
“Dome At Last”: My First Visit To The Smith Center
Despite all the stories he does for Chapelboro.com and WCHL, there’s still only one Matt Oakes. Therefore, when Matt O took off for Charlotte to cov...
UNC-CH Named Best Academic Value 13 Years Straight
The schools are graded based on their admission rate, the percentage of students who return for sophomore year, the student-faculty ratio, and the fou...
Youth To Play Major Role In Design 2020
"I believe we’ve also inspired some change and new approaches to meeting the needs of young people by non-government organizations in our community,...
GOP, Obama Line Up Behind Modest Budget Deal
Top Republicans and President Barack Obama are lining up behind a modest but hard-won bipartisan budget agreement that seeks to replace a portion of t...
Pre-K - 12 Education
NC Teachers Group Plans New Steps Against Changes
An advocacy group representing North Carolina teachers is promising more action to resist a new state law that eliminates job protections and shifts t...
AP-GfK Poll: Low Approval Of Congress, Obama
Nearly two-thirds say they would like to see their House member replaced.
Wal-Mart, AIG Say They Plan Nearly 700 NC Jobs
The world's largest retail store chain and a financial company that got the biggest U.S. government bailout five years ago are opening new North Carol...
News Around Town
Flood Insurance Study; OWASA Blood Drive; Non-Profit Funding
A new Orange County Flood Insurance Study will be held in meeting room A at the Chapel Hill Public Library from 4:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. on December 18....
Aldermen Opt For Special Election to Fill Vacancy
Whoever fills the empty seat on the Carrboro Board of Aldermen will have to win over voters next May.
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Good Night Carolina; OCPL Celebrates Holiday Season
Beginning Thursday, the Orange County Public Library will begin their holiday activities.
County Commissioners To Approve Capital Projects Financing
Orange County Commissioners will likely approve $10.5 million dollars worth of financing to pay for capital projects when the board meets Tuesday.
Muralist, Carrboro Enthusiast Propose Jones Ferry-NC54 Mural
A new proposed mural at Jones Ferry and N.C. 54 has passed the Carrboro Arts Committee, and is now being reviewed before going to the Board of Alderma...
David Price Live at 8:30 a.m. — Budget Talks Continue In D.C.
Budget talks continue in D.C. as another deadline approaches, and another deadline has been missed.
Carrboro Aldermen To Determine Empty Seat Filling Process
Carrboro aldermen will meet Tuesday to discuss how to fill Lydia Lavelle's vacant seat.
Chapel Hill 2014: “I Believe We’re Going To Reap Great Reward”
“Within town government, things have changed so much in the way we have approached some of these challenges,” Mayor Kleinschmidt says.