Orange Commissioners Ready to Sue Over Senate Bill 2
The Orange County Board of Commissioners has committed to opposing Senate Bill 2 -- in court, if necessary.
Can Achievement Gap be Closed with SRO Funding?
At Thursday’s Chapel Hill-Carrboro City Schools Board meeting, some said the 2015-16 budget should put more money into narrowing achievement gaps be...
Hillsborough PD Looking for Appliance Thieves
Hillsborough Police are seeking information regarding a series of break-ins. Lieutenant Simmons with the Hillsborough Police Department says the strin...
Triangle Transit Holds Light Rail Open House
On Wednesday afternoon, Triangle Transit invited the public to give input on the proposed 17-mile light rail line extending from UNC Hospitals to east...
NC Senate Selects 8 BOG Members
The North Carolina Senate has selected their eight representatives to serve on the UNC System Board of Governors. The board is made up of 32 members w...
Pre-K - 12 Education
Dropout Rates Down Across State
The number of high schoolers dropping out of school prior to graduation is down across the state and in our community. The dropout rate in North Carol...
Sunshine Week: When Will We See Orange County’s Emails?
Orange County Commissioner Penny Rich says it’s time to shine some light on local government emails.
NC Democrats React to Environmental Rules for Fracking
Democrats in the N.C. House and Senate are speaking out against revised environmental safety rules for fracking.
Hoffman Flown Back to UNC
Former UNC football player Ryan Hoffman was flown to the university, on Tuesday, to undergo further evaluation. Carolina sent a private plane to brin...
News Around Town
Gateway Village Residents Frustrated Over Late Checks
Residents at Gateway Village have been voicing frustrations over delays in receiving their utility subsidies. Gateway Village is a publicly-supported ...
Former UNC Football Player and Local Golf Pro Mike Rubish Passes Away
Former UNC Football player and local golf pro Mike Rubish passed away, on Sunday, at the age of 90. His family released the following statement: Mike ...
News Around Town
Community Rallies to Help Pittsboro Family
Community leaders in Pittsboro are rallying together to help out a family after they suffered a major loss in early March. Melody Bailey is the Head C...
Storrow Will Run for Chapel Hill Town Council in 2015
Chapel Hill Town Council Member Lee Storrow will run for reelection this fall. Storrow made the announcement on WCHL’s Morning News with Ron Stutts....
Willingham Lawsuit Settled for $335K
UNC settled the lawsuit with learning specialist Mary Willingham for $335,000, WCHL has confirmed. The figure was first reported by the Raleigh News &...
Former Tar Heels Helping Fight Childhood Cancer
Former Carolina baseball teammates are joining forces once again to fight childhood cancer. Former Tar Heel Catcher Chase Jones tells WCHL’s Blake H...
CH Developer Offers Housing Incentive, but Section 8 Issue Persists
A Chapel Hill developer is offering an incentive for public employees to stay in town.
Silver Alert For Mebane Man, 34
The NC Center for Missing Persons has issued a Silver Alert for Joseph Allen Horner.
Outlook Good: Expert Says U.S. Economy Doing Well Despite Uncertainties
That was the word from economist Gregory Miller at the Chamber of Commerce's 2015 Economic Outlook Briefing.
Stuart Scott’s Memoir Released
A memoir recounting the life and battles of the late Stuart Scott was released on Tuesday. “Every Day I Fight” relives stories from legendary spor...
Local Man’s No Good, Very Bad Day
A Chapel Hill man had a pretty bad day recently, which ended with him showing up on three police reports within 24 hours.