The Community Forum in a Timeline of Tweets
Our Community Forum is one of the biggest days of the year here at WCHL, which means everyone here is working all day long to bring you the best cove...
Hydrilla Task Force To Use Herbicide To Battle Invasive Weed In Eno River
State and local officials are launching a pilot program to try to control an invasive weed spreading in the Eno River.
Chancellor Folt: Northside Neighborhood Initiative will Strengthen Community
UNC Chancellor Carol Folt says the Northside neighborhood initiative is aimed at helping strengthen the community. “Our excitement about this is tha...
Is Carrboro Developing at the Right Pace?
Carrboro struggles to strike the right balance for development.
Suspect Arrested After Chapel Hill Chase
A suspect that led police on a high-speed chase in Chapel Hill and the UNC campus has been arrested, according to authorities.
Police, Sheriff’s Office Look To Build New Community Relationships
Local law enforcement leaders are looking for new ways to reach out the wider community.
Education Leaders Explore Thorny Topic of Charter Schools
Education leaders explored the complicated topic of charter schools at WCHL’s Community Forum on Thursday.
Six Vie for Vacant Council Seat
Six Chapel Hill residents have put their names forward to be appointed to the vacant seat on the Town Council.
UNC: Under Wraps? Transparency Still A Major Concern
UNC officials have publicly stated they're committed to "transparency." How well are they doing?
WCHL Community Forum Held on Thursday
The 2015 WCHL Community Forum is a day-long conversation with newsmakers from across the community on the issues that matter to you.
Carrboro, Chapel Hill and Orange County Leaders Push Alternatives to Tax Hikes
It’s that time of year when local boards start talking budgets, and constituents wonder if tax increases are on the way.
Chapel Hill Development: What’s Working, What’s Not?
It’s been a decade since Chapel Hill leaders began to push for more commercial growth to balance the tax base. But David Schwartz, co-founder of Cha...
UNC: Under Fire?
Funding is being cut and centers have been closed. Is UNC under siege?
County Commissioners Plan $125 Million Bond For School Repairs
Orange County Commissioners want to put a $125 million dollar bond package on the ballot next year, exclusively to fund school repairs.
Former CHPD Officer Mitchell Passes Away
Mitchell was medically retired from the police force in 2011 after being diagnosed with a brain tumor.
Former Hillsborough Officer Pleads Guilty to Indecent Liberties with a Child
A former Hillsborough Police Corporal has received a sentence of 20-to-33 months, with active jail time suspended, for two counts of indecent libertie...
Commissioners Endorse Flat County-wide Waste & Recycling Fee
Approval of the fee by local governments will allow the county to phase in a rural curbside recycling program over the next three years.
News Around Town
Day Laborers’ Center Opens in Carrboro
Ten years in the making, a center for day laborers will open this weekend in Carrboro.
Can A Living Wage Policy Be a Boost For Local Business?
Durham and Asheville have programs that recognize employers who pay a living wage. Some are asking if it's time for Orange County to follow suit.
Residents Voice Concerns Over Ephesus-Fordham Development, Form-Based Code
Chapel Hill residents voiced concerns about the state of development in the Ephesus-Fordham district at Monday’s town council meeting.