Brain May Put Some More at Risk for Alcohol Abuse
A new study from Duke University suggests the interaction of two structures in the brain may help predict one’s risk of problem drinking. College ca...
Toil And Trouble: “Macbeth” Comes To Chapel Hill
"Macbeth" will be staged by Bare Theatre.
Chatham Animal Seizure Breaks Records
Officials say the rescue of nearly 200 animals from an overcrowded home on Wednesday is the largest, and most complicated, in Chatham County history.
Gluten-Free Chicken Nuggets Recalled For Staph Contamination
If you’re reaching for the gluten-free chicken nuggets in your freezer, you might want to take a closer look.
150 Animals Rescued From Chatham County Home
More than 150 animals have been rescued from a property in Chatham County, in an operation that brought together officials from nearly a dozen public ...
Races Heat Up For CHCCS, H’boro Town Board
The filing period for local office ends Friday. Get excited!
Gates Foundation Gives $20M to Duke Global Health Institute
A $20 million grant from the Gates Foundation will help Duke Global Health battle diseases such as cancer, Ebola in developing nations.
Pre-K - 12 Education
PACE Students, Teachers Await Mid-August Decision
Lawyers wrapped up their arguments Tuesday in a hearing to determine whether a Carrboro charter school will remain open. But students and teachers at ...
New UNC Hospice Home Breaks Ground In Chatham Park
The UNC Hospice Home is slated to open in February.
Four NC Cities Make WalletHub’s Most ‘Driver-Friendly’ List
Four North Carolina cities have made WalletHub's top 10 list of Best Cities to Be a Driver.
News Around Town
Carl Fox Speaks Out About The ‘Save The Fox’ Campaign
Judge Fox is encouraging as many people as possible to add their names to a national registry of bone marrow donors, in hopes of finding a match.
14 Sickened By Tainted Heroin
Fourteen people in the area have sought help for symptoms associated with tainted heroin.
Hillsborough Commissioners Vote to Remove ‘Confederate Memorial’ Lettering
Hillsborough Commissioners voted Monday to remove lettering from the Orange County Historical Museum that dedicates the building as a “Confederate...
Schwartz, Samuels Throw Their Hats In The Ring
The 2015 election ballot is getting more crowded by the day.
News Around Town
Chapel Hill Library to Host Harper Lee Celebration
Harper Lee’s new book, “Go Set a Watchman,” will be the subject of events Tuesday at the Chapel Hill Public Library. Readers remember the Attic...
UNC Posts Letter from SACS
UNC has made public the July 1 letter it received from the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools (SACS). That letter informed the university SA...
Chapel Hill Residents Hit With Graffiti Spree
There were eight reports of graffiti vandalism in Chapel Hill on July 8, and many of the victims were neighborhood residents.
Chapel Hill Police Investigate Body Found In Car
Chapel Hill Police are investigating after a man was found dead in his car at Timberlyne Shopping Center Monday morning
North Carolina Voting Rights Trial Begins Monday
The case against a set of voting laws passed by the General Assembly in 2013 begins Monday in federal court. The U.S. Department of Justice and civil...
“Telling Stories”: Two County Departments Merge Into One
The Visitors Bureau and the Public Affairs Department have united into one.