Man Wanted in Orange County Arrested After Standoff
Linwood Fred Clay was arrested after a standoff in Durham on Monday afternoon. Authorities say the 26-year-old Clay barricaded himself in the attic of...
UNC Files Motion to Dismiss Lawsuit
UNC and the NCAA have filed motions of dismissal in federal court concerning a lawsuit brought by two former student athletes. Former Carolina womenâ€...
14 UNC Students from Orange County Named to Honor Society
14 UNC students from Orange County have been inducted into Phi Beta Kappa â€“ that nationâ€™s oldest and most honored college honor society, according...
Medical Marijuana Advocates Blast NC House Committee
A North Carolina House committee has angered supporters of medical marijuana by killing a bill that would legalize it.
UNC Grad Assistant Coach Charged With DWI
Durham police charged 28-year-old Gerald McRath with DWI. He was released on a $1,500 dollar bond.
News Around Town
Local Student Wins Fire Escape Design Contest
12-year-old Kristin Lewis won both first and second place.
Concussion Expert: No Concussion Epidemic, but Still More to Learn
Kevin Guskiewicz is one of the leading concussion experts in the world, Kenan Distinguished Professor, Director of the Center for the Study of Retired...
Pre-K - 12 Education
CHCCS Takes a Pass on Proposed Obey Creek School Site
CHCCS is saying â€śthanks, but no thanksâ€ť to a proposed Obey Creek school site.
Hillsborough Police Search for Suspect in Shooting
Hillsborough police are looking for the gunman who shot someone in the wrist. The incident happened around 3 oâ€™clock Thursday afternoon on West Hill...
Orange County Governments Talk Recycling Funding
County and town elected officials met Thursday night to work out how to fund recycling and solid waste services.
Board of Trustees Continues Conversation on Saunders Hall
The namesake of Saunders Hall, and other memorials on campus with controversial histories, was the topic of discussion at a UNC Board of Trustees Comm...
Orange is Healthiest County in State
County-by-County Health Reports were released by the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation, on Wednesday. Orange County is the healthiest county in the Tar H...
UNC Students Use Federal Law To Get Admissions Data
UNC students who want to know whatâ€™s in their admission files are using a little-known federal law to get a look.
Town Council Approves Affordable Housing Fund
Affordable housing is part of an ongoing discussion in Chapel Hill as the town continues to grow. The Chapel Hill Town Council passed a resolution on ...
Carrboro Aldermen Join County Commissioners in Opposing SB2
The Carrboro Board of Aldermen committed to opposing a Republican bill in the General Assembly that would allow magistrates and other state employees ...
Carrboro Aldermen Examine Guidelines for Police Body Cameras
At Tuesdayâ€™s meeting, the Carrboro Board of Aldermen examined a policy proposal on instituting body cameras for the townâ€™s police officers.
Orange County Reports 4th Rabies Case of 2015
Orange County is reporting its fourth rabies confirmation of 2015. This incident involved a raccoon, the primary carrier of rabies in our region. This...
Chapel Hill Police are ‘ALERT’ to March Madness Booze Violations
During March Madness, Chapel Hill Police have their hands full.
Pouring Grease Down Sink Leads to Sewage Spill
Improper disposal of grease was a contributing factor to a sewage spill in Hillsborough on Friday. Will Baker, Assistant Utilities Director for the To...
Scammers Targeting Carrboro Businesses
Several Carrboro businesses have been the target of a scam over the last couple of weeks. Carrboro Police Captain Chris Atack says all of the scams ha...