Pre-K - 12 Education
Jessica Aguilar Appointed To Orange County Board of Education
After a period of vacancies, the Orange County Board of Education’s newest member is Jessica Aguilar. Monday will be Aguilar’s first meet...
Chapel Hill Man Killed in Drunk Driving Wreck
State law enforcement has announced that a Chapel Hill man died in a single-vehicle accident on Sunday. The State Highway Patrol announced in a releas...
Tour Sheds Light on African American Influence at UNC
On Friday afternoons you might catch Robert Porter leading a tour around UNC’s campus. But it’s not your usual freshman orientation tour. It’s...
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Donate At The OWASA Blood Drive This Tuesday
The Orange County Water and Sewer Authority and the American Red Cross are holding a blood drive on Tuesday. The blood drive will be held from 10-2:30...
“End Gerrymandering Now”
After a week of total chaos, the General Assembly has done nothing about its gerrymandering problem. Let's fix that.
UNC Falls Two Spots in AP Poll
After an up and down week, the Tar Heels have fallen two spots to No. 7 in the AP Top-25 Poll. North Carolina suffered a heartbreaking defeat in the f...
Jewish Families Call For CHCCS To Stop Saturday School
We all have memories of sledding and snowball fights on the days we were fortunate enough to have school canceled as a child, but for some students, t...
UNC Charlotte Student from Chapel Hill Dies in Virginia Wreck
A student manager for the UNC – Charlotte men’s basketball who was from Chapel Hill was killed in a traffic accident last Thursday night. Local ou...
Two Seats Open On Chapel Hill Board Of Adjustment
The Board of Orange County Commissioners is currently looking to fill two positions on the Chapel Hill Board of Adjustment. The Board of Adjustment ...
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Annual 5K Will Benefit St. Paul Village
The St. Paul Village 5K Walk/Run will take place Saturday, March 5.
County Commissioners Look To Fill Chapel Hill Planning Commission
The Board of Orange County Commissioners appoints representatives to fill two positions on the Chapel Hill Planning Commission. The planning commissio...
NC General Assembly Adopts New Congressional Maps
***UPDATE: The U.S. Supreme Court has denied the request to stay the federal court’s ruling regarding the new Congressional maps.*** North Carol...
I-40 East Back Open at 15-501
Eastbound I-40 was closed at US-501 (MM 270) in Chapel Hill on Friday afternoon. The closure was due to a serious accident. The left two lanes were ...
Judge Dismisses Student-Athlete Lawsuit Against UNC
A Mecklenburg County judge has dismissed a lawsuit in which two former University of North Carolina athletes alleged the school failed to provide them...
Remembering Harper Lee’s Impact on the South
Harper Lee, the elusive author whose “To Kill a Mockingbird” became an enduring best-seller and classic film with its child’s-eye vi...
Briar Chapel Breaks Ground In Chatham County
Briar Chapel broke ground on the first of its four commercial segments Thursday in Chatham County. “After nearly 10 years of strategic planning, thi...
Orange County Hires New Homeless Program Coordinator
Corey Root will serve as the county’s new Homeless Program Coordinator. The county manager’s office announced the hire on Thursday. Root will “l...
Zika Virus Confirmed in NC
The North Carolina Department of Health and Human Services has announced the first case of Zika virus in a North Carolina resident. Officials say the ...
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Saturday Is “Living History Day” In Hillsborough
Though really in Hillsborough, *every* day is Living History Day.
Joal Hall Broun Appointed To CHCCS Board Of Education
Joal Hall Broun was chosen from seven applicants to fill the vacancy on the Board of Education left by Michelle Brownstein, who resigned in December. ...