PPP Poll: McCrory Ahead of Cooper, 43-41
North Carolina Attorney General Roy Cooper may be gaining some momentum as the Democratic challenger in next year’s race against Republican Gov. Pat...
Carrboro Assistant Boy Scout Master Pleads Not Guilty
Brian Burnham entered a plea of not guilty to all charges, on Tuesday morning, during his arraignment hearing on child pornography charges. Burnham, t...
Chapel Hill Police To Carry Naloxone Kits
Carrboro Police have carried the kits since October, and in that time, officers have used it twice to revive overdose victims.
When It Snows, Who Clears The Sidewalks?
When it comes to clearing snow off sidewalks and private parking lots, turns out it's a question of "home rule."
Chapel Hill’s November Ballot Could Include $40M Bond Referendum
Chapel Hill residents could vote in November on whether to approve $40 million in bond financing to fund some of the town’s high-priority projects.
Durham DA to Seek Death Penalty Against Hicks
The Durham County District Attorney’s Office will seek the death penalty against 46-year-old Craig Stephen Hicks, WCHL has confirmed. Hicks is accus...
Undersecretary of Defense for Intelligence to Speak at UNC
UNC will host the United States Undersecretary of Defense for Intelligence, Dr. Michael Vickers, on Monday night at Gerrard Hall. D.r Vickers is sched...
Father of Murdered Daughters Continues to Cope
It’s been nearly three weeks since three Muslim students were shot to death at a Chapel Hill flat. In a statement, the Chapel Hill Police said the i...
Czajkowski To Step Down: Will CHTC Appoint A Replacement?
Matt Czajkowski's impeding departure from the Chapel Hill Town Council will leave a vacant seat for eight months.
Apply Now For Hillsborough’s First “Citizens Academy”
The Citizens Academy is a six-week program, designed to help you learn more about local government.
News Around Town
Mayors, Leaders To Help Justice United Mark Its Push For Affordability
David Price, Verla Insko, and Orange County's three mayors will join Justice United on Sunday.
PPP: Brian Williams Scandal Leaves NBC Unscathed, in Polarized Survey
Recent questions about the credibility of NBC News Anchor Brian Williams – following revelations of apparent war-story fabrications – haven’t do...
NC Public Universities Headed For Higher Tuition Next Year
Students at North Carolina's public universities will pay higher tuition and fees in the next couple of years after a one-year tuition freeze this yea...
UNC Board of Governors Shuts Down 3 Academic Centers
The UNC Board of Governors voted unanimously on Friday to close three academic centers.
Protesters Disrupt UNC Board Debate Over Poverty Center
Protesters have disrupted a University of North Carolina Board of Governors discussion over an anti-poverty center headed by a sharp critic of Republi...
Neighbors Helping Neighbors In Winter Storm
This week's winter storm did a lot of damage in our area, but folks are helping each other out.
Silver Alert: Police Seek Missing Man, 60
Chapel Hill Police are seeking Scott Gibson, who went missing earlier this week.
Pre-K - 12 Education
Closings and Delays
Schools: Orange County Schools CLOSED SATURDAY, FEBRUARY 28. All Chapel Hill-Carrboro City Schools activities will be delayed until 10:00 a.m. Saturda...
Winter Weather Advisory
The National Weather Service in Raleigh has issued a Winter Weather Advisory for Central North Carolina beginning at 9 o’clock Thursday evening...
Marathon Jam Scheduled for Saturday
For the seventh-consecutive year the American Legion Post 6 in Chapel Hill will host the Marathon Jam. The event is this Saturday and will raise thous...