Unemployment Up Slightly In Orange
Statistically, you are more likely to have time to read this article than you were a month ago.
Chapel Hill Police Seek Hit And Run Driver
Chapel Hill Police need your help to solve a hit and run that happened earlier this week.
Obey Creek Plans Raise Environmental Concerns
Some Chapel Hill residents are questioning whether the Town Council has adequate information about the environmental impact of the proposed Obey Creek...
Federal Court Blocks Two Provisions In NC Voting Law
In a 2-1 vote today, the Fourth Circuit Court of Appeals reversed portions of North Carolina’s controversial new voting laws.
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Chapel Hill-Carrboro YMCA Launches Renovation
The Chapel Hill-Carrboro YMCA will begin long-awaited renovations later this month.
CHCCS Students OK After Orange County Bus Crash
A Chapel Hill-Carrboro City Schools bus collided with a car Tuesday afternoon at the intersection of Bethel Hickory Grove Church and Jo Mac roads.
Carrboro Police Safely Remove Distraught Man From Roof
After more than 18 hours, a tense situation came to a safe end.
Update: Man Still On Hampton Inn Roof
The situation began around 3:00 yesterday afternoon.
OC Commissioners, School Boards Talk Bond Referendum
The Orange County Board of Commissioners met with the two local school boards Tuesday night in Hillsborough to discuss, among other things, moving for...
School Districts Discuss Cross-District Programs
The Chapel Hill-Carrboro and Orange County school districts are moving toward sharing educational resources across schools.
Would-Be Jumper On Hampton Inn Roof
Downtown traffic was shut down Tuesday afternoon after a man climbed to the roof of the Hampton Inn in Carrboro and threatened to jump. Carrboro polic...
Chapel Hill And Carrboro Police To Host Community Forums
In response to community concerns about the militarization of police, local law enforcement officials are reaching out.
In Affordable Housing Push, Chapel Hill Sticks With DHIC
The Town Council discussed affordable housing in the Ephesus-Fordham district Monday night.
Could Chatham Neighbors Buy Shooting Range They Oppose?
A leader of a group opposing a Chatham County gun range tells WCHL that some neighbors are considering making the owner of Range 2A an offer to buy th...
OC Commissioners to Meet With Both School Boards in Hillsborough
The Orange County Board of Commissioners meets tonight with the school boards for Chapel Hill-Carrboro and Orange County, in a joint meeting at the Wh...
Durham Man Injured in Hit-and-Run Near 15-501 Intersection
A Durham man was listed in critical condition Monday at Duke University Hospital after being struck by a vehicle near the intersection of US Hwy 15-50...
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NC Gas Prices Could Drop Below $3
No guarantees, but AAA Carolinas says gas prices typically fall in the fall.
UNC J-School Dean Not Fazed by McCrory’s ‘Journalists’ Remark
Some journalists are pushing back against North Carolina Gov. Pat McCrory’s recent remarks that the state needs more truck divers and tech workers, ...
UNC Gathers Second-Highest Research Funding Total
UNC secured nearly $793 million in research contracts and grants in the 2014 fiscal year, an increase of $215 million since 2004.
What’s The Big WHUP in Hillsborough?
A fresh sound could hit the airwaves in Hillsborough soon, as volunteers look to bring a new community radio station to life.