Chapel Hill Among 5 UNC System Schools Ranked Top 50 for African-Americans
UNC has been ranked the ninth best public university in the United States for African-Americans in a new list compiled by MONEY and Essence magazines....
Chatham Board of Commissioners Approve Land Purchase Option
The Chatham County Commissioners narrowly approved an option Monday to purchase a 1,818 acre site, known as the megasite, in hopes of attracting a maj...
4th Circuit Ruling Could Impact HB2
The United States 4th Circuit Court of Appeals has overturned a decision that barred a transgender teenager from using the boy’s bathroom at his hig...
Commissioners To Hold Public Hearing On Upcoming Bond
The Board of Orange County Commissioners will be taking public comment on the upcoming bond Tuesday night. It will be the first of two public hearings...
Pearl Jam Cancels Raleigh Concert Over HB2
Pearl Jam has joined the growing list of entertainers to cancel a concert in North Carolina after the state passed the controversial House Bill 2 on M...
Carrboro Non-Profit Treating Clubfoot, with Help from Google
In a house converted to an office on Main Street in Carrboro, one organization is working to improve the lives of kids around the world. Miraclefeet...
Duke University Calls For Full Repeal Of HB2
Duke University has added its voice to the growing list of organizations that have called for the repeal of House Bill 2. The North Carolina General A...
UNC Names New Dean of School of Education
Fouad Abd-El-Khalick has been named the new dean of the UNC School of Education, the university announced Monday afternoon. Abd-El-Khalick is coming t...
McCrory Talks HB2 On NBC’s Meet The Press
North Carolina governor Pat McCrory talked about the controversial House Bill 2 on NBC’s Meet The Press Sunday. Chuck Todd, host of the show, asked ...
Orange County Launches Misdemeanor Diversion Program
Some teenagers suspected of illegal behavior in Orange County may soon be sent through a new program that will keep them out of the adult criminal jus...
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Orange County Library Rents “Wi-Fi To Go”
Orange County Public Library members are now able to check out internet hotspots. “Wi-Fi to Go” is a pilot project aimed at giving Internet access...
Teacher Tenure Repeal Ruled Unconstitutional
The state legislature’s 2013 repeal of teacher tenure has been ruled unconstitutional by the state Supreme Court. “Today is a win for educator...
Pre-K - 12 Education
At CHCCS, Celebrating Local Volunteers
Hundreds of people, many of them UNC students, volunteer for CHCCS every year.
PPP: Expect Clinton, Trump Wins In NY
The latest PPP survey shows Clinton up big...and Trump up bigger.
Ani DiFranco Becomes Latest Musician To Cancel In North Carolina
Singer Ani DiFranco has canceled her headlining concert at the Festival for the Eno in July to protest House Bill 2. “Today I stand arm in arm...
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“Unity In The Community” Joins, Heals
This year's "Unity in the Community" will take place in the Northside neighborhood.
Pre-K - 12 Education
Tale As Old As Time: “Beauty And The Beast” At Cedar Ridge HS
Cedar Ridge's spring musical opens this weekend.
Two Arrested in Orange County Shooting
The Orange County Sheriff’s Office has taken two suspects into custody in relation to a shooting in Hillsborough last weekend. Authorities announced...
UNC Submits First Monitoring Report To SACS
UNC sent its first monitoring report to the Southern Association of Colleges and Schools March 11. SACS informed the university last June that they w...
UNC Faculty Council Calls For House Bill 2 Repeal
The UNC Faculty Council has joined the growing list of businesses, celebrities and organizations that have called for the repeal of House Bill 2 in it...