Congress Bumps Willingham
Mary Willingham was set to testify before Congress on Wednesday, but was left off the final witness roster.
UNC 2014 Grads Celebrate Accomplishments, School Spirit, and Mom
The sun was shining bright and the moms were beaming proud on Mother’s Day at UNC’s 2014 Commencement.
Orange, Durham Transit Systems Seek Public Input on Bus Plans
Orange County and Triangle Transit have teamed up to host a series of public outreach meetings throughout May on bus services included in the Orange C...
Rabid Fox Attacks Two In Hillsborough
Orange County’s twelfth confirmed case of rabies this year involves a fox said to have attacked two people in Hillsborough.
Former Carrboro Mayor Chilton Discusses Marriage Rights on MSNBC
It’s official: Former Carrboro Mayor Mark Chilton is now a bona fide national celebrity.
Cedar Grove Community Center to Get $3M Upgrade
The Orange County Board of Commissioners, by a 4-to-3 vote, has approved a three-million dollar upgrade to the Cedar Grove Community Center.
Tar Heel predictions for the NFL Draft
Tonight’s NFL Draft in New York should be full of surprises, but no one will be shocked at the amount of former Tar Heels that will get drafted this...
News Around Town
Eleven Rabies Confirmed In OC, Total Nears 5-Year High
“If this trend continues throughout 2014, it seems likely that we are going to have upwards of 25 or 30 confirmed cases of rabies,” Marotto said.
AAA: Hit-And-Run Crimes Escalating Across North Carolina
Statewide, there are five hit-and-run incidents on average each day in which someone is injured or killed and the driver flees the scene.
She said the conversation made her realize there was no more she could do at UNC and that she wanted to continue her fight to correct problems with in...
Former Deans To Blame For Academic Scandal
A UNC learning specialist says the very people who are blasting the university for allowing the academic scandal to take place are at the heart of the...
State Website Frustrates Orange County Elections Board on Primary Night
The staff at the Orange County Board of Elections were as frustrated as anyone else with the State Board’s website glitches after Tuesday’s primar...
Pre-K - 12 Education
Gov. McCrory Proposes Pay Raise For Teachers Statewide
“This may have been a lot of theatre for something that will not actually happen,” Barrett said.
Board of Commissioners to Examine More Options to Fund Recycling
Funding options and other issues regarding curbside recycling in Orange County will be hashed out at Thursday night’s meeting of the Board of Commis...
UNC Learning Specialist To Speak
The author of the widely-read blog that challenges the claims of illiteracy among student-athletes says he’s prepared to make statements on WCHL Thu...
Farewell To Election Signs For Now
For Carrboro, the removal period is the shortest of the three municipalities. Signs must be taken down within three days following the election or con...
Hudson Survives Primary
...despite partisan attacks.
2014 Election Central
Chilton Elected Register Of Deeds
Former Carrboro Mayor Mark Chilton defeated incumbent Deborah Brooks and challenger Sara Stephens to become Orange County’s next Register of Deeds.
2014 Election Central
Chaney Wins Carrboro Aldermen Seat
Carrboro Planning Board member Bethany Chaney has won a special election for Mayor Lydia Lavelle’s old seat on the Board of Aldermen.
Carr, Coffey, Stephens, Williams Elected To OC School Board
Tom Carr was the top vote-getter in the six-person race for four seats on the OC School Board.