News & Sports Archive
UNC Faces UVA In Final Night In Carmichael
As a part of senior night, UNC will briefly honor its veteran players Brittany Rountree, Latifah Coleman, Danielle Butts, Whitney Adams and Megan Buck...
Local Businessman Chris Derby Passes Away
William “Chris” Derby, 57, died suddenly Monday night, reportedly from a heart attack. Chris was a leader in the business community and community ...
NC Senate Passes Bill Allowing Magistrates to Refuse Gay Weddings
A bill that allows magistrates to opt out of performing weddings for same-sex couples, on religious grounds, passed in the state Senate Wednesday, and...
Hatchell Recognized For Courage, Fighting Spirit
UNC women ‘s basketball head coach Sylvia Hatchell has been named the winner of the ninth annual Bob Bradley Spirit and Courage Award.
CHTC Member Storrow to Host Town Halls
Chapel Hill Town Council Member Lee Storrow is scheduled to host the first of four town hall events Wednesday evening. Over the next two weeks, Storro...
UNC Baseball Game Against Winthrop Canceled
The 4-2, 11th ranked , UNC baseball team’s home game against the 3-3 Winthrop Eagles has been canceled. Winter weather conditions forced the canc...
3 Former UNC Athletes Join McAdoo in Lawsuit Against School
CHARLOTTE, N.C. (AP) — A former women’s basketball player at the University of North Carolina has joined in a lawsuit which alleges the school...
Tar Heels Fall To Wolfpack With Historically Poor Offense
The No. 15 North Carolina men's basketball team couldn't overcome a miserable first half Tuesday night, ultimately falling to rival N.C. State 58-46. ...
UNC Settles Lawsuit From Mary Willingham
The University of North Carolina has reached a settlement in the lawsuit from learning specialist Mary Willingham, who resigned last year after her pu...
Pre-K - 12 Education
CHCCS Under Criticism Following Delayed Announcement
Many parents with elementary and middle school aged children in Chapel Hill-Carrboro City Schools were upset Tuesday morning with the decision to, ini...
Town Council Approves Mixed-Use Development at Chapel Hill’s Edge
At Monday’s meeting, the town council unanimously approved a permit that paves the way for building a mixed-use development in north Chapel Hill.
CH Town Council Member Czajkowski Stepping Down For Rwanda Move
Chapel Hill Town Council member Matt Czajkowski announced Monday he's stepping down at the end of March.
Roy Williams Wants More Help From Fans In N.C. State Rivalry Rematch
Tuesday night at 8 p.m., the No. 15 North Carolina men’s basketball team, 19-8 overall with a 9-5 mark in the ACC, will square off with its rival fr...
Diamond Heels Look to Bounce Back Against St. John’s
After returning home from Orlando early Monday morning, the 11th ranked Tar Heel baseball team are going right back to work; putting their 4-2 record ...
OC Health Department Receives Funding Help
The Orange County Health Department Dental Clinic received a $4,000 check from the Delta Dental Foundation, last Friday. This money is meant to assist...
Measles Outbreak Sparks Vaccination Debate
A Measles outbreak across portions of the United States has sparked concern from parents here in Orange County and enflamed the debate over vaccinatio...
Chapel Hill Police Buy 40 Rifles To Equip Patrol Cars
In a recent memo to the Town Council, Chapel Hill Police Chief Chris Blue says the police department purchased 40 rifles to meet a long-standing goal ...
Final Farewell: Coach Smith Cherished, Celebrated By Those He Loved
The life and legacy of Dean Smith was publicly celebrated Sunday afternoon in the Carolina basketball showpiece that bears his name, the Dean E. Smith...
UCLA Offense Too Much for UNC in Series Clincher
Third baseman Chris Keck drove in four runs to lead the #4 UCLA Bruins to a 12-4 victory in the rubber match of their three game set with the #6 Diamo...
#6 UNC Strikes Back in Game 2 to Even Series With #4 UCLA
A burst of late offense led the #6 UNC baseball team (4-1) to a 9-6 victory in another back and forth affair with the #4 UCLA Bruins (5-1) in the seco...