Kyle Touchstone Named New Chatham EDC President
Kyle Touchstone has been named the next president of the Chatham Economic Development Corporation, chair Chris Ehrenfeld announced Wednesday. Touchsto...
Chapel Hill Gives Residents Resources For Fiber Installation
The Town of Chapel Hill has set up a website to address the concerns of residents about the installation of fiber in their area. Chapel Hill is one of...
Gas Prices in NC Drop Below $2
Gas prices in North Carolina have fallen below the two dollar mark for the first time since March 2008. According to AAA, the state average for a gall...
UNC Named Best Value in Higher Ed
For the 15th time in a row, Kiplinger Magazine has named UNC the best value among public schools in higher education. The ranking considers admission ...
Burlington Police Looking for Vehicle Connected to Fatal Hit and Run
Burlington Police are asking for assistance in locating a vehicle thought to be involved in a fatal hit and run. Police say officers were flagged down...
Judge Dismisses Chatham Park Lawsuit
Superior Court Judge Paul Ridgeway has dismissed a lawsuit against the Town of Pittboro that challenged the approval of the Chatham Park Development i...
Pre-K - 12 Education
Donna Coffey Elected Orange County School Board Chair
Donna Coffey has been elected chair of the Orange County Schools Board of Education. Coffey was elected on Monday night to replace Dr. Debbie Piscitel...
This Holiday Season, “Be A Santa To A Senior”
Home Instead Senior Care runs "Be A Santa To A Senior" in Chapel Hill each year.
On National Politics And Moving Forward
Guns, politics, media sensationalism, "radicalization" and Donald Trump, oh my.
UNC Core Helps Military Personnel Earn Degrees
With the help of the state, UNC is expanding their certificate program for military personnel. The UNC Core program offers online courses, which can b...
UNC Professor Estimates Pollution Accounts for Millions of Deaths Annually
The debate over what to do or, as some argue, what not to do when it comes to regulating and reducing emissions has been a heated topic in North Carol...
Hillsborough Proposes Stormwater Utility
The town of Hillsborough has proposed a new stormwater utility and fees. The stormwater utility would help the town improve its current system and pay...
Rudd Media Takes Over WCHL and Chapelboro, Announces New Local Ownership Group of Four
CHAPEL HILL, NC – Rudd Media, LLC, has closed on ownership of WCHL Radio and Chapelboro.com, and principal Mr. Leslie Rudd has announced a partner...
AWOL Marine Arrested in Chapel Hill
A US Marine was found AWOL in Chapel Hill, on Saturday, when he was arrested for credit card fraud. Nineteen-year-old Elijah Palmer, based out of Camp...
Web Survey Helps Doctors Connect With Cancer Patients
A new web system has been linked to a greater quality of life for cancer patients, according to research done by UNC Dr. Ethan Basch. “We looked at ...
2016 Primary Field Getting Crowded in Orange County
***UPDATE: Mark Marcoplos has filed for the at-large seat on the Board of County Commissioners, as of Monday afternoon.*** Filing is entering its fina...
Orange County Reports 9th Rabies Case of 2015
Orange County Animal Services has received its ninth positive rabies test result of the year, according to the state laboratory of public health. That...
Missing Burlington Woman Found in Chapel Hill
A missing Burlington woman was found in Chapel Hill over the weekend. Burlington Police reported that Jeanette Marie Hughes was reported missing by he...
UNC Holds Mid-Year Commencement Ceremony
UNC congratulated another graduating class over the weekend with the university’s December commencement in the Dean E. Smith Center. On the unusuall...
UNC Board of Governors Elects New Chair and Interim President Amid Protest
The UNC System Board of Governors attempted to go about its business in a normal fashion on Friday morning but was interrupted by protests. Protesters...