News Around Town
Tar Heel 10 Miler Expected to Draw Thousands
It’s the eighth year for the Tar Heel 10 Miler, which is expected to draw more than 6,300 runners.
Durham Police Searching for Missing Girl
Durham Police are trying to locate 23-year-old Maresa Jean Saad, who was last seen on March 28. She is described as a white female, 5’ 6” and appr...
Butner Man Arrested For Attempted Murder, Kidnapping In Chapel Hill Assault
U.S. Marshals arrested a man in Oxford on Wednesday on charges of attempted murder in Chapel Hill.
Missing Person Reported by Orange County Sheriff
The Orange County Sheriff’s Office is asking for help from the community to find a missing person. 41-year-old Brice Edward Holliman Sr. has been mi...
Carrboro’s Miraclefeet Celebrates 10,000 Kids Helped Worldwide
A Carrboro non-profit is celebrating a milestone this month, in its worldwide fight against a common birth defect.
NC Treasurer Cowell Announces 2016 Plans
NC Treasurer Janet Cowell will not run against Richard Burr for US Senate.
Pre-K - 12 Education
Orange County School Board Names New Superintendent
The Orange County Schools Board of Education has selected a Wake County educator to serves as the new superintendent.
Town Council Approves Walgreens Plan
The Chapel Hill Town Council on Monday unanimously approved a rezoning and Special Use Permit for the Weaver Crossing development.
Citizens Voice Concerns Over Coal Ash Disposal
The placement of coal ash from Duke Energy in Chatham and Lee Counties has many residents concerned. About 30 area residents gathered at the Historic ...
CHTC Approves Single Fee For Recycling, Waste Services
At Monday’s meeting, the Chapel Hill Town Council approved a county-wide single fee to fund recycling and waste services.
William Powell, Renowned North Carolina Historian, dies at 95
Powell published more than 100 books on North Carolina's history.
Kidzu Re-opens With New, Larger “Launch Pad”
Kidzu Children’s Museum re-opens this weekend in a larger space at University Mall.
Congressman Price Makes Stop in Chapel Hill
US Congressman David Price made a stop in Chapel Hill this week to hold a Town Hall at East Chapel Hill High School. Prior to the event, Price stopped...
Oldest Living UNC Sports Alum Leads ‘Walk for Health’
The oldest living former UNC athlete will lead UNC's “Walk for Health.”
200+ Turn Out to Walk Against Sexual Assault
More than 200 students attended the “Walk a Mile” event that took place on UNC’s campus Thursday evening to stand against sexual assault. The ev...
Bus Collides with Pedestrian in Wheelchair
An accident occurred on UNC’s campus Thursday involving a wheelchair and a bus. The incident occurred just before 3 o’clock in the afternoon. UNC ...
News Around Town
Program to Feed Hungry has Best Year Ever
A local program that raises money to feed the hungry in Chapel Hill and Carrboro had its best year ever in 2014. 112 restaurants contributed more than...
CHCCS Budget Request Includes Higher Minimum Wage
The proposed Chapel Hill-Carrboro City Schools budget would set a wage floor for employees of $12.76 per hour, which is the current minimum wage for O...
UNC Science Expo Coming to Morehead Planetarium
In past years, the UNC Science Expo has drawn around 8,000 visitors to Morehead Planetarium. This year’s event should be no different.
News Around Town
Congressman Price to Host Town Hall Thursday Night
You have a chance to voice concerns and questions to US Congressman David Price Thursday night. Congressman Price is holding a Town Hall from 7:30 unt...