Police Looking for Suspect, Four Others Arrested After Teenager Killed in Chapel Hill
UPDATE: The fifth suspect has been arrested. Five individuals have been charged in the shooting death of an 18-year-old late Tuesday in Chapel Hill. F...
Construction on Ridge Road Causing Chapel Hill Transit Bus Detours
Several Chapel Hill Transit bus routes will be detoured beginning this Thursday as a result of a major street resurfacing project on Ridge Road. The r...
UNC Medical Director Advises Residents on Staying Safe During Heat Wave
This week may be the hottest week of the summer so far with temperatures remaining in the mid-90’s in Chapel Hill and surrounding areas. Ahbi Me...
Teenager Killed in Chapel Hill Shooting
***UPDATE: Four suspects have been arrested and authorities are looking for one other suspect in connection with the shooting*** An 18-year-old was ki...
Local DNC Delegates Praise Clinton And Sanders, Preach Unity
Orange County is well-represented at the DNC.
Orange County Box Fan Challenge Heats Up to Cool off the Summer
A box fan – it’s a handy thing to have this time of year. With temperatures regularly reaching the upper 90s, those without fans or air condit...
UNC Hospitals Announce Location for Surgical Tower Project
UNC Health Care announced the new location for UNC’s Surgical Tower project on Tuesday. After considering several locations, the new tower will be ...
Hillsborough Police Citing Kids for Bicycle Safety
Officers from the Hillsborough Police Department are patrolling the neighborhoods looking for kids following the law. The Police Department started a ...
Man Facing Child Sex Offenses Released from Orange County Custody
A Roxboro man facing nearly two dozen child sex offense charges from the mid-1980s has been released from Orange County Jail after putting his house u...
Local Beekeeper is as Busy as His Bees
You could say that Marty Hanks is as busy as a bee. Hanks owns and runs, “Just Bee Apiary,” a chemical-free business that focuses on raising and m...
Trial Date Set for HB2
A trial date for arguments over North Carolina’s House Bill 2 has been set. A federal court has scheduled the trial in the legal challenge to HB2 fo...
Suspect in Orange County Double Homicide Held Without Bond
A man facing two charges of first-degree murder made his first appearance in District Court in Hillsborough on Monday afternoon. Armando Garcia Lopez ...
Pre-K - 12 Education
CHCCS Appoints Interim Principal and New Administrators
The Chapel Hill and Carrboro City Schools Board of Education approved an interim principal and two new administrators at the July 21 meeting. Stephon ...
UNC Appoints New Cabinet Position in Result of Scandal
UNC Chancellor Carol Folt announced at last Thursday’s Board of Trustees meeting that Dr. Kim Strom-Gottfried has been appointed as the Director of ...
National Issues Catch Attention of UNC Board of Trustees Chair
Chair of the UNC Board of Trustees Dwight Stone mentioned fairly standard topics during the chairman’s remarks at the board meeting last week – he...
Michael Jordan Speaks Out On Police Related Shootings
Michael Jordan, stating that he “can no longer stay silent,” will donate $1 million each to two organizations, the International Associa...
News Around Town
Railroad Maintenance Could Impact Chapel Hill – Carrboro Bikeway
Regular maintenance is scheduled for the railroad on Main Street that stretches to the University’s Cogeneration Facility in Chapel Hill. The work i...
Election 2016: PPP Says Don’t Freak Out About Polls – Yet
Trump will get a post-convention bounce in the polls, but so will Clinton - and it's all still too early to tell.
News Around Town
Chapel Hill Residential Parking Permits Expire July 31
It’s time for residents of Chapel Hill who live in the residential parking district to renew your parking permit set to expire on July 31. Applicati...
Arrest Made After 2 Killed in Orange County
A man has been charged with murder in connection with a shooting on Doc Corbett Road on Friday. Officials with the Orange County Sheriff’s Office sa...