Slow Job Recovery for NC Metros
North Carolina unemployment rates in the metro areas may be steadily decreasing, but not quite fast enough to make up for the losses suffered from the...
Unemployment Rates for April
With the release of the state employment figures for April 2014, there has been a recorded decrease in unemployment for 99 counties, and increase in o...
NC Senate Republicans Propose Teacher Pay Increases
North Carolina Senate Republicans held a press conference this morning to announce a pay-raise plan for teachers, which they’re touting as the most ...
Suspicious Activity in Timberlyne
In the weeks ahead, the Timberlyne Neighborhood Association plans to discuss the construction of an additional light on a section of Butternut Street,...
It’s ‘Jaguars Men’s Tennis Day’ in Carrboro
It’s officially Jaguars Men’s Tennis Day in the Town of Carrboro.
Media Focus: UNC Academic Scandal
“Structure and hierarchy is important," UNC Faculty Chair-elect, Bruce Cairns says.
‘Academic Scandal Indefensible, Unacceptable’
"There is not a single person in this University that thinks that what has happened is defensible or acceptable,” Faculty Chair-Elect, Dr. Bruce Cai...
News Around Town
VFW Honors Fallen Heroes
To commemorate Memorial Day, the local Veterans of Foreign Wars placed flags next to graves at Chapel Hill Memorial Cemetery, to honor those who died ...
Volunteers Lobbying On ‘Moral Tuesday’
Memorial Day may have pre-empted Moral Monday activities this week, but only for a day.
Carrboro Aldermen to Vote on $75K Grant for Recycling Carts
The Carrboro Board of Aldermen will vote Tuesday on whether to accept a $75,000 grant for curbside recycling carts.
‘LifeVest’ Saves UNC Patient
Local man, Vernon Byrd of Mebane, was saved by UNC cardiac physicians with the use of a new wearable defibrillator known as the LifeVest. This event i...
Memorial Day 2014 Preview
This Memorial Day, the Chapel Hill Veterans will honor the soldiers who have deceased, particularly those who have made an outstanding impact on the C...
UNC Fires Professor Convicted Of Drug Charges
Chancellor Carol Folt fired 70-year-old Paul Frampton, whom drug agents arrested in 2012 at the Buenos Aires airport.
Orange County Meets, Greets New Manager
Orange County government held a meet-and-greet for newly hired County Manager Bonnie Hammersley in downtown Hillsborough on Friday.
CH Police Looking for Bike Thief With Expensive Tastes
Chapel Hill police need your help in finding a bicycle thief who stole a $5,000 Orbea Ordu from Tri-Sports at University Mall.
Pre-K - 12 Education
Community Opens Doors for Teacher’s Final Field Trip
Phoenix Academy High School teacher, Vivian Connell, seeks to take her students to the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum as her last great act a...
Pre-K - 12 Education
Amy Rickard Receives Highest Honors
Morris Grove Elementary’s Amy Rickard has been selected as North Carolina’s National Distinguished Principal by the National Association of Elemen...
Durham Man Sentenced in 2011 Chapel Hill Slaying
A Durham man who recently pleaded guilty to a 2011 murder in Chapel Hill has been sentenced to between 30 and 37 years in prison.
Amendment One Lawsuit Seeks Religious Liberty
Attorney Mark Kleinschmidt, who also happens to be the mayor of Chapel Hill, is representing a local church in a lawsuit against Amendment 1.
13th Rabies Case Reported This Year in Orange County
A rabid bat landed on a Chapel Hill woman’s shoe while she was outside gardening on Monday evening.