Authorities Arrest Teen, 26-Year-Old for Selling Narcotics Near High School
An investigation that started with a 15-year-old high school student allegedly distributing narcotics near Cedar Ridge High School has resulted in the...
Senator Richard Burr Endorses Donald Trump
Republican leaders, like House Speaker Paul Ryan and Senator John McCain, are hesitant about endorsing Donald Trump, but that is not the case for one...
Lee Storrow Chosen for HRC Fellowship
Executive director of the North Carolina AIDS Action Network Lee Storrow, who recently served one term on the Chapel Hill Town Council, has been chose...
County Manager Presents Orange County Budget Recommendations
Orange County took the first steps toward getting a budget approved for the coming fiscal year as manager Bonnie Hammersley presented her recommendati...
Verdict Still Out on Any NC Response to US Department of Justice
North Carolina House Speaker Tim Moore had a pretty clear message from the legislature as a Monday deadline set by the United States Department of Jus...
Mark Kleinschmidt Talks HB2, Department Of Justice
For civil rights attorney and former mayor of Chapel Hill Mark Kleinschmidt, the letter sent to governor Pat McCrory by the U.S. Department of Justice...
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Dining For Dollars to Benefit Chapel Hill-Carrboro Meals on Wheels
Chapel Hill-Carrboro Meals on Wheels is preparing for their 2016 Dining For Dollars event. Hickory Tavern in Carrboro will host the event on Thursda...
Mountaire Farms To Open New Siler City Facility
Mountaire Farms has entered into an agreement to acquire the former Townsend processing plant and an adjoining property in Siler City Thursday. “...
60 Animals Removed From Home of Man Bitten by King Cobra
Officials removed 60 animals Wednesday from the home of Ali Iyoob, who was bitten by his own king cobra earlier this week. Iyoob remains in critical c...
Board Of Commissioners Set To Talk County Budget
The Orange County Board of Commissioners will receive the county manager’s recommendation for the 2016-2017 fiscal year budget in their meeting ...
Chapel Hillian Survives The Jungle On “Naked And Afraid”
Karen Coffee appeared on the Discovery Channel show "Naked and Afraid" last month.
US Department of Justice: House Bill 2 Violates Civil Rights Law
North Carolina has received the strongest condemnation yet of the controversial anti-LGBT legislation signed into law earlier this year through a lett...
Town Of Carrboro Begins To Review New Budget
The recommended budget for the town of Carrboro has the town increasing its commitment to non-profit organizations and affordable housing. To go along...
OC Rep. Introduces Bill to Help Teachers Pay Loans
State lawmakers have introduced a bill to help teachers pay off their student loans. Rep. Graig Meyer (D-Orange, Durham), along with some of his democ...
Chapel Hill Man Jailed on Rape Charge
A Chapel Hill man is being held in the Orange County Jail on a felony charge of first-degree forcible rape. An arrest report shows 33-year-old Jesus J...
Chapel Hill Planning Ceremony For New Cemetery Marker
Chapel Hill is getting a second chance at honoring the memory of 361 slaves and free people of color that are known to be buried in the Old Chapel Hil...
Caregiving For Seniors: “Let’s Talk About Rx”
We talk to our kids about drugs - but what about seniors? Prescriptions can be hard to manage, but there are ways to help.
Protesters Arrested Last Week Speak Out Against HB 2
Last Monday the General Assembly began its legislative session amid rallies both for and against House Bill 2. The protest against House Bill 2 ended...
Suspect in Chapel Hill Shooting Appears in Court
A man suspected of shooting into a home on Forsyth Drive last Monday made his first appearance in Orange County Court on Tuesday afternoon. Rahmil Dim...
More than 20 Snakes Found in Home of Orange County Man Bitten by King Cobra
An investigation is underway following an incident Monday night where a man was bitten by a king cobra snake inside his Orange County residence. Orang...