Bill to Provide Driving Permits to Illegal Immigrants Divides State House
A bill that would allow limited driving privileges for undocumented immigrants in North Carolina recently passed the state House committee 22-to-11.
Orange County Opens Cooling Centers To Help Tackle Extreme Temps
With more dangerously hot weather in the forecast, officials are urging residents to take precautions to stay cool.
Pre-K - 12 Education
Teacher, Assistant Principal Resign from Efland Cheeks
The third-grade teacher who read King and King to his classroom to solve a bullying problem at Efland Cheeks Elementary School has resigned. Omar Curr...
UNC Gets $15M Grant for ‘Heart Health Now!’ Initiative
A recent 15 million health care grant to UNC is just the first step toward promoting healthier, longer lives for North Carolina's heart patients.
Town Approves Obey Creek
Developer Roger Perry has been waiting on approval for Obey Creek for six years. And Monday night, he finally got his payday. The Town Council voted ...
Carjacking Suspect in Custody
A suspect is in custody after a carjacking in Orange County on Friday. Authorities say 45-year-old James Patrick Thompson, of Durham, was arrested on ...
Chapel Hill High Student Off to Build Playground in Haiti
The main priority for many students who just finished up their high school careers will be spending the summer enjoying time with friends before headi...
Police Make Arrest in Check Fraud Case
Chapel Hill Police made an arrest after a nearly two-month investigation into a check fraud case. 56-year-old Christian Albert Ball, of Springview Tra...
UNC Placed on Probation by SACS
UNC has been placed on probation for 12 months by the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, the accrediting organization announced Thursday at...
House Overrides Governor’s Veto on SB2
The North Carolina House has overturned Governor Pat McCrory’s veto of Senate Bill 2. After leaving the vote on the House calendar for more than a w...
NC House Honors Dean Smith
The North Carolina House of Representatives unanimously passed a resolution honoring the life of Dean Smith on Wednesday. Coach Smith’s wife Linnea ...
Bagel Bar Bandit
A Chapel Hill man was arrested earlier this week on charges of felony breaking and entering. According to the police report, 25-year-old Phillip Davis...
Tokyo Rosenthal Program Kicks Off New Season
A new season of “The Tokyo Rosenthal Program” is underway. The first show airs this Saturday at 8 pm on WCHL. Rosenthal told WCHL’s Ron ...
Large Disparities Exist Even in State’s Healthiest County
Orange County children may be the healthiest in North Carolina, according to child-advocacy nonprofit NC Child. But a closer look at Orange County sho...
Carrboro Mayor Lavelle Running for Re-Election
Carrboro Mayor Lydia Lavelle has announced that she will be seeking re-election this November. Lavelle served as a member of the Carrboro Board of Ald...
Michael Parker Announces Bid for Town Council
Michael Parker has announced that he is running for Chapel Hill Town Council this fall. Parker is one of several candidates vying to be appointed to t...
Types of Popularity Have Different Impacts on Your Health
Being popular during adolescent years may have a positive or negative long-term impact on your life. Depending on the type of popularity. What is your...
Fleeing Suspect Naps in Chatham County Home
A suspect wanted by Burlington Police on assault charges was spotted napping in a Chatham County home on Monday. Investigators from the Chatham County...
Chapel Hill Town Council Delays Obey Creek Vote
The Chapel Hill Town Council chose not to vote on the approval last night of the 120-acre Obey Creek development near Southern Village. Instead, the c...
Student Killed in Chatham County Wreck
A student at Northwood High School was one of two killed in an accident while driving to school on Monday morning, authorities have confirmed. The cra...