News & Sports Archive
Chansky’s Notebook: USA! USA!
This is today’s Art Chansky’s Sports Notebook as heard on 97.9 WCHL. You can listen to previous Sports Notebooks here. That may have been the grea...
Silent Sam Memorial on UNC’s Campus Defaced
University Police have opened an investigation after the words “Black Lives Matter” “Murderer” and “KKK” were spraypainted on the Silent S...
Wednesday Is “Martha’s Day” For Compass Center
"Martha's Day" is an annual event to raise awareness of - and funding for - the fight against domestic violence.
UNC Coach “Excited” to Watch Former Players in World Cup Final
Six former Tar Heels – Heather O’Reilly, Whitney Engen, Tobin Heath, Lori Chalupny, Meghan Klingenberg, and Ashlyn Harris – are prepari...
Carrboro Alderman Chaney Running For Re-Election
The filing period for the fall election begins on Monday.
How’s Your Internet Access? Orange County Wants To Know
Orange County is looking for your input on ways to improve internet access throughout the county
Backyard Farmers Brace For Bird Flu
As state officials brace for a potential outbreak of avian influenza, they’re warning owners of backyard flocks to be prepared as well.
Chansky’s Notebook: Taking Their ‘Licks’
This is today’s Art Chansky’s Sports Notebook as heard on 97.9 WCHL. You can listen to previous Sports Notebooks here. N.C. State wants royalties ...
Frederick Douglass’ July 4th Speech Still Resonates Today
Fireworks will rise into the sky on July 4th as millions of Americans celebrate the birth of our nation and its values of freedom and independence. Bu...
Kenan Stadium to Host July 4th Celebration
Kenan Stadium will be the host of a huge July 4th celebration on Saturday night. Gates open at seven o’clock and music will be provided by the T...
Jessica Washington Transferring to Kansas
Former North Carolina guard Jessica Washington is transferring to Kansas, according to ESPN. The university announced Washington’s intention to tran...
Chansky’s Notebook: Are The Clouds Clearing?
This is today’s Art Chansky’s Sports Notebook as heard on 97.9 WCHL. You can listen to previous Sports Notebooks here. Another sign the worm may b...
Motorcyclist Killed in Orange County Crash
A motorcyclist died Wednesday after colliding with an SUV in Orange County. WTVD is reporting the accident occurred just before 11 o’clock Wednesday...
More Swimmers, More Shark Bites
An alarming number of shark attacks in recent weeks has some residents cautious as they make their way to the coast for the holiday weekend. Since Jun...
Are North Carolina’s Box Turtles in Trouble?
North Carolina’s box turtles might be in trouble. Biologists need your help to track the species in the cities and suburbs of the Triangle.
Chansky’s Notebook: They’re The Bomb!
This is today’s Art Chansky’s Sports Notebook as heard on 97.9 WCHL. You can listen to previous Sports Notebooks here. Are the USA Women cool, or ...
Pre-K - 12 Education
Thousands of NC Teacher Assistants in Limbo
The General Assembly passed a stop-gap spending measure Tuesday. The bill keeps the government funded until mid-August while the chambers grapple over...
News Around Town
‘Bike-Fairies’ On the Lookout in Carrboro
You’ve heard of the tooth-fairy and the sugar-plum fairy, but have you ever heard of a bike-fairy? If you opt for two wheels instead of four, you ma...
2 Kilos of Crack Seized in Orange County Drug Arrest
Derrick McCargo of Wendell faces felony charges of dealing and trafficking the drug.
Retiring IFC Director Praises Replacement: ‘Much More Qualified’
The executive director of the the Inter-Faith Council for Social Service is passing the baton to a new leader next month.