Kahn Announces Chapel Hill Mayoral Bid
Kahn says he's worried about several issues facing the school system, and while those lie outside the jurisdiction of the mayor of Chapel Hill, he say...
Orange County Hires Myren As Deputy Manager
His new role in Orange County will focus on developing strategies to increase efficiency in government.
Torch Run Leads Up to Special Olympics
The Torch Run benefiting the North Carolina Special Olympics is making its way across the Tar Heel state in the leadup to the Summer Games this weeken...
Red Clay Ramblers Will “Be Loud!” In June
A one-night-only concert at Fearrington Village will benefit the Be Loud! Sophie Foundation.
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Memorial Day, “A Hero’s Best Medicine” From Fisher House
The Fisher House Foundation houses families of hospitalized military vets.
Chansky: UNC ‘Happy’ with Notice of Allegations
UNC received its long-awaited Notice of Allegations from the NCAA Friday, and all indications are that Carolina is “happy” with what that NOA says...
Pre-K - 12 Education
Carrboro Students Raising Money For Dominican Republic
Two new murals are on display at Carrboro High, and students are raising funds for the artists' communities.
Memorial Day Motorists Expected To Hit 10-Year High
There's bad news and good for motorists this Memorial Day weekend. According to AAA Carolinas, the roads will be crowded but the gas will be cheap.
Pictures More Effective than Text to Stop Smoking
Graphic warnings on tobacco products are more effective than text cautions, new UNC analysis has found. By this point you are more than likely familia...
UNC Launches Two Programs to Aid Military Members
UNC announced two initiatives to help veterans navigate the sometimes complicated path into higher education. Jim Gregory is the Director of Media Rel...
Committee Interviews Search Firms to Find Next UNC System President
Three of the four search firms being considered by the UNC Board of Governors to conduct the search for the next President of the University System ha...
Burlington Shooting Leaves One Dead, One Injured
A shooting in Burlington left one man dead and another injured, and police say they have no suspects as of yet.
Judge Temporarily Halts Fracking Permits in NC
A judge has ordered North Carolina not to issue any fracking permits until the state Supreme Court rules on a legal question about how state panels ar...
Bond Raised for Woman Who Allegedly Struck CHPD Officer with Vehicle
A Durham woman’s bond was upped after making her first court appearance for allegedly attempting to run over a Chapel Hill Police Officer. District ...
Orange County Sheriff’s Office Open for Craigslist Deals
Any of us that have dealt with Craigslist have probably felt a bit uneasy about the experience at the beginning. Craigslist, and other sites like it, ...
After Reviewing 1,000 E-mails, Removal of President Ross Still a Mystery
The announcement in January that Tom Ross would no longer be the President of the UNC System as of early 2016 took many by surprise, including some me...
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ELFs Offer New Commute Around Town
There is an alternative mode of transportation that is picking up some speed throughout our community. You may have noticed some interesting vehicles ...
Shots Fired After Suspect Runs into CHPD Officer
A seemingly routine traffic stop led to a Chapel Hill Police officer firing his weapon. Just after 2:30 Monday afternoon, Officer Drew Cabe attempted ...
Hawkins’ Bond Reduced to $5K
Former UNC Defensive Back Chris Hawkins’ bond was reduced from $300,000 to a $5,000 secured bond at his court hearing on Monday, according to Assist...
Pre-K - 12 Education
Efland Cheeks Teacher Ponders Future Amid Book Controversy
A school teacher at Efland-Cheeks Elementary says he may resign over the controversy surrounding a book he read to students with a homosexual theme. T...