Registered Sex Offender Arrested in Orange County Murder-For-Hire Plot
Local authorities have arrested a man in connection with a murder-for-hire plot. Authorities say Brian Travis Padnos Allen of Mebane was arrested by m...
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Chapel Hill Planning for Inclusive Playground
Chapel Hill is holding a public workshop Wednesday night to plan an inclusive playground for the town. An inclusive playground is one that children ...
UNC Linebacker Refutes Rape Claim
A North Carolina football player facing charges of sexual battery and assault on a female student says the two had consensual sex and that he did not ...
Cedar Ridge High School Teacher Resigns After Controversial Lesson
A Cedar Ridge High School teacher has resigned after making national headlines for lessons that potentially violated school policy regarding political...
Carrboro Considering Options for Dilapidated CVS-Owned Building
The Carrboro Board of Aldermen decided unanimously at Tuesday’s meeting to move forward with a draft non-residential building ordinance. It would gi...
North Carolina Polls Differ in Race for Governor
After surveys of North Carolina voters were published seemingly every day last week, Monday started that momentum once again as two North Carolina-spe...
OWASA Warns of Water Discoloration Downtown Chapel Hill
Residents and businesses in downtown Chapel Hill may notice discolored water Monday and Tuesday due to maintenance work being carried out by Orange Wa...
Work Continuing on Durham-Orange County Light Rail Amid Budgetary Concerns
GoTriangle is continuing working with local universities, health care institutions, government and the private sector to continue its plans for a Ligh...
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Chapel Hill Intersection Being Converted to All-Way Stop
The intersections of Dogwood Acres Drive at Northside Drive in Chapel Hill are being altered into permanent all-way stops on Tuesday, according to the...
Carrboro Police Again Successfully Use Naloxone to Reverse Overdose
Carrboro Police have once again utilized naloxone to reverse a drug overdose. Officials say the patient in this case was transported to UNC Hospitals ...
Fifth Rabies Case Confirmed in Orange County for 2016
The North Carolina State Laboratory of Public Health has confirmed the fifth case of rabies in Orange County this year. The latest incident involved a...
With HB2, The Hits Keep On Coming. How Should We Respond?
How do you best promote travel to Chapel Hill - while also supporting a cause that has many boycotting the whole state?
In A Year Of Triumphs And Challenges, NC Pride Rolls On
The NC Pride Festival is underway now and runs all weekend, with the parade on Saturday afternoon in Durham.
20/20 to Examine Murder of Faith Hedgepeth
The body of Faith Hedgepeth, a 19-year-old UNC student, was found in her apartment on September 7, 2012. More than four years later, the case is sti...
Chapel Hill Discussing Columbarium Project Plan
The Chapel Hill Memorial Cemetery has ran out of standard burial spots. Although there are still approximately 80 cremation burial spots available, th...
UNC School of Dentistry Honors Slain Student with 2nd Annual DEAH DAY
Approximately 400 students in the UNC School of Dentistry spread around several organizations and locations on Thursday for DEAH DAY – a day of serv...
Orange County Commissioners Take Another Stand Against HB2
The Orange County Board of Commissioners recommended to the North Carolina Association of County Commissioners that the group should lobby the state l...
Local Leaders Ask for Peaceful Protests in Charlotte
Eyes around the world have been focused on Charlotte over the last few days after an African-American police officer shot and killed Keith Lamont Scot...
Lawsuit Filed Challenging North Carolina’s Congressional Districts
A lawsuit has been filed by advocacy groups arguing that North Carolina’s 2016 congressional redistricting plan violates the First and Fourteenth Am...
Fundraising Effort for Orange County Veterans Memorial Increasing
The site has been chosen, plans are underway and the Veterans Memorial Fundraising Committee has begun efforts to raise money for the new memorial. Th...