UNC BOG: Ross’ Departure “Nothing To Do With Performance”
"This decision has nothing to do with President Ross’s performance or ability to continue in the office."
With One Goal Down, Varsity Owners Aim Higher
The owners of the Varsity Theater on Franklin Street say they’ve raised enough money to convert one projector from film to digital, and they plan to...
Report: CHCCS Discipline Disproportionately Impacts Minority Students
In local schools, an African American student is five times as likely as a white student to get suspended, and three times as likely to get reprimande...
NC DHHS: 26 New NC Flu Deaths Reported
The N.C. Dept. of Health and Human Services reported 26 influenza-related deaths for the week of Jan. 4-Jan. 10.
Chapel Hill Man Arrested For Cocaine
He's been charged with six counts of cocaine possession and six counts of possession with intent to sell.
Proposed Carrboro Arts & Innovation Center Draws Desired Public Input
A proposal for a new Arts & Innovation Center in Carrboro brought out more people than expected to a couple of public information sessions at the ...
WINTER WEATHER: Closings, Cancellations, Delays FOR THURSDAY
Click here for a full list of local closings, cancellations, and delays - updated regularly.
Varsity Theatre Meets Kickstarter Goal
The Varsity Theatre tweeted out on Wednesday evening that they met their $50,000 Kickstarter goal. With these funds the Chapel Hill staple will be abl...
Rabid Bat Found In Chapel Hill Home
A bat in Chapel Hill marks Orange County’s first case of rabies this year.
Young Democrat Convention Coming to Chapel Hill
Young democrats across the Tar Heel state will be migrating to Chapel Hill for their annual convention this year. The teen, college, and young democra...
CHCCS Board to Review Discipline And Suspension Rates On Thursday
The Chapel Hill-Carrboro City Schools board will discuss student discipline and its disproportionate impact on minorities when the board meets Thursda...
Fire Overnight in Chapel Hill Office Park
The Chapel Hill Fire Department was on the scene of a fire Wednesday morning. The fire was at 920 Martin Luther King Junior Boulevard, in a small offi...
Water Main Break Diverts Traffic in Chapel Hill
UPDATE: The water main was repaired and operating normally early Wednesday afternoon, according to OWASA. OWASA crews were working on a water main bre...
Carrboro Police Utilize Life-Saving Anti-Overdose Drug for 1st Time — Successfully
A new program of the Carrboro Police Department and Orange County to prevent drug overdose deaths paid off for the first time on Monday night, as a Ca...
OC Sheriff’s Office Investigating Home Invasion
The Orange County Sheriff’s Office is investigating a home invasion from early Tuesday morning. Officials say it occurred in the vicinity of New NC ...
Expect A Tenth Of An Inch Of Ice Tuesday Night
The National Weather Service has issued a Winter Weather Advisory from 7pm Tuesday through noon Wednesday.
Durham Police Invesitgating Bank Robbery
Durham police are investigating a bank robbery from late Tuesday morning. Officials say a male entered the BB&T at 1107 NC Highway 54 shortly befo...
Local Leaders Eye 2015 NCGA With Cautious Optimism
Chapel Hill Mayor Mark Kleinschmidt says during the last legislative session, some members of the General Assembly declared war on North Carolina’s ...
DOT Preparing for Long Night as Inclement Weather Looms
The possibility of inclement weather throughout our area has led to the state Department of Transportation going into overdrive to prepare the roadway...
Freezing Rain May Lead to Slippery Commute Wednesday
Winter has officially settled in across the Tar Heel state, and our area is no exception. After seeing heavy rain early Monday morning, temperatures h...