Holiday ‘Booze It & Lose It’ Campaign Kicks It Up a Notch for 20th Anniversary
The year 2014 marked the 20th anniversary of North Carolina’s Booze It & Lose It campaign to keep impaired drivers off the road. To drive its messag...
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Study: Chapel Hill Is America’s Third-Best College Town
Oxford, Ohio, ranks as the best college town in the U.S., according to WalletHub's latest ranking.
U.S. Marshals Arrest Chapel Hill Man
The arrest was made in Durham following a domestic incident in Chapel Hill.
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Elementary Schoolers “Shop with a Cop”
‘Tis the season of giving; and some local law enforcement got into the holiday spirit earlier this month with some elementary school children in the...
DA Woodall Says NC Death Penalty System Needs Reform
DA Woodall says that if North Carolina is going to continue with the death penalty as an option, then it needs to be reformed.
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CHCCS Offices Evacuated Due To Ventilation System Malfunction
The Lincoln Center is closed until repairs can be made.
Critics Say School Board Selection Process Raises Concerns
The Chapel Hill-Carrboro City Schools Board swore in its new member Thursday, but some expressed disappointment with the way the board made its decisi...
UNC Ranked Best Value Education in Country
UNC is checking in atop a national ranking for the 14th year in a row. Carolina offers the best value of any public school in the country, according t...
No Death Penalty in Case of Murdered Professor
Orange County District Attorney Jim Woodall will not be seeking the death penalty in the case of a murdered UNC professor from July of this year. 59-y...
Chapel Hill Police Looking for Two Breaking-and-Entering Suspects
Chapel Hill Police are searching for two suspects believed to be responsible for breaking into a vehicle, in the Meadowmont community. Lieutenant Josh...
Town of Chapel Hill Named among Healthiest Companies in Triangle
The Town of Chapel Hill has been named one of the 35 healthiest employers across the Triangle by the Triangle Business Journal. Jason deBruyn, with TB...
Two Hillsborough Mills Granted Landmark Status
The Town of Hillsborough has adopted an ordinance that will grant local historic landmark status to two of the town’s mills. The former Bellevue Man...
Orange County Deputies to Patrol Neighborhoods Over the Holidays
Going away for the holidays can create worries for people living in neighborhoods where break-ins are likely to occur.
Blue Recycling Roll Carts Set To Roll Out In Orange County
Blue recycling roll carts will roll out to homes in rural Orange County next month, with the blessing of the Board of Commissioners.
Zones Chosen By FSA Council To Create Pipeline to Success for Children
FSA Council has chosen two zones to begin a pilot program aimed at creating a pipeline to success for children living in poverty.
One Dead After Train Hits Van In Downtown Mebane
Police in Mebane say a woman was killed when her van was hit by an Amtrak passenger train.
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Chapel Hill Ranks On ‘Most Unequal’ List
Durham and Chapel Hill rank as one of the top ten areas in America for economic inequality, according to CNN Money.
PPP: NC Voters Favor McCrory, Burr, Clinton, Carson for 2016 Races
We’re a month out from the last election, which means that 2016 races are well underway.
New Sheriff Blackwood Settles In
Orange County's new sheriff has been on the job for about two weeks now.
Organizations Team Up To Help Unemployed
Two local organizations are teaming up to provide support to the unemployed in Orange County.