Marcus Paige Reads to Chapel Hill Third Graders
Students at Rashkis Elementary School gathered on Wednesday to hear from special guests encouraging them to read. About 100 eager third graders filed ...
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Fitch Lumber Collecting Coats
Fitch Lumber and Hardware in Carrboro is collecting coats. They are calling it “Free Kindling for Coats.” Citizens can bring any coat fo...
UNC Suffers Power Outage
Several buildings on the UNC campus were experiencing power outages on Wednesday evening. Two remain without power, Dey Hall and Wilson Library, accor...
North Carolina Considering New Biking Regulations
The Department of Transportation has made recommendations in an attempt to improve bike safety in the state. Back in June of 2015 the General Assembly...
UNC Geography Professor Arrested: Marijuana
Chapel Hill Police have arrested a UNC geography professor for possession with intent to sell and distribute.
Power Restored in Orange and Durham Counties
Power has been restored to portions of Orange and Durham Counties that were without power earlier Wednesday. The Duke Energy power outage map is showi...
Two Chatham County Roads Closed Due to Sinkholes
Chatham County officials are working with the North Carolina Department of Transportation to fix multiple sinkholes that have developed this week. A s...
State Ban on Live Poultry Shows and Sales Lifted
For the first time since August, poultry shows, where people could buy and sell live birds, are permitted in North Carolina. Jennifer Kendrick, spokes...
Most NC Hospitals Ban E-Cigarettes
According to a survey done by UNC researchers, approximately 80 percent of North Carolina hospitals have a written policy regarding the use of E-cigar...
‘Efficient’ Light Snow Possible Wednesday
A light snow could be coming to central North Carolina on Wednesday afternoon and evening. But, Nick Petro at the National Weather Service in Raleigh ...
St. Mary’s Bridge In Hillsborough To Be Replaced
Construction will begin Wednesday January 27 to replace the bridge on St. Mary’s Road over Buckwater Creek between Stagg Road and Pleasant Green Roa...
Public Meetings for New, Faster Bus Line
Chapel Hill Transit is in the final stages of planning a new bus line and is looking for public input. On Wednesday and Thursday, Chapel Hill Transit ...
Orange County Law Enforcement Investigating Efland Death
This story was updated with additional information Tuesday morning. Members of the Orange County Sheriff’s Office are investigating a death in Eflan...
Medicaid Expansion In NC?
North Carolina hasn't expanded Medicaid yet. What are the possibilities for 2016?
NAACP Celebrates Martin Luther King Jr. Day With Rally
Members of the community gathered on Monday morning to celebrate the life of Martin Luther King Jr. through art and speech, before marching from Peace...
Majority of Residents Satisfied with Life in Chapel Hill
The Town Council heard the results of a survey on Monday January 11 that measured public satisfaction with quality of life and town services in Chapel...
Durham Police Investigating Hit and Run
Durham Police are asking for public assistance locating a vehicle involved in a hit-and-run accident on Monday. Police say a man was found in the road...
Chapel Hill Police: Break-Ins Down Over Holidays
Home break-ins in Chapel Hill over the holiday season are down, according to Chapel Hill Police Lieutenant Josh Mecimore. “We saw about a 25 percent...
Celebrating the Legacy of Martin Luther King Jr.
Monday, January 18, 2016 is Martin Luther King Jr. Day. Across the United States, there are marches, services, and other events honoring the legacy ...
Three Charged with Robbing Durham Convenience Store Twice
Durham Police have charged three men with robbing the same convenience store twice at gunpoint in 2015. Investigators charged 19-year-old Osman Joel C...