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American Legion Post 6 Mulls Relocation, Property Sale
American Legion Post 6 of Chapel Hill is considering a change of location after more than a half-century at its Legion Road address.
UNC Women’s Soccer Seeks Revenge Sunday
The No. 4 UNC women’s soccer team started its season with a loss in overtime and seeks revenge Sunday against unranked Ohio State in the final game ...
OWASA Cleans, Inspects Carrboro Water Tank
The water tank near Hillsborough and Old Fayetteville roads in Carrboro will be inspected and cleaned beginning Thursday, as part of regular maintenan...
Chapel Hill Police Offer Driving Safety Tips For New School Year
Public schools open on Monday all across Orange County, and drivers are advised to be aware of that, and to remember the school-related rules of the r...
Third Fracking Rules Hearing Held Monday in Rockingham Co.
The third of four scheduled public hearings on proposed safety rules for fracking in North Carolina takes place 5 p.m. Monday at Rockingham County Hig...
News Around Town
Chapel Hill Hosts Mayors (And More)
The Mayors Innovation Project drew nearly 100 mayors to Chapel Hill from across the country.
NC Voters in New Polls: A Pox, or a ‘Meh’ on Both Houses
As election day nears, a couple of recent polls confirm what may be obvious to many: North Carolina voters aren’t terribly enthusiastic about their ...
Stanford, Overtime Claim UNC Women’s Soccer Season Opener
No regulation outcome was going to come between the two squads.
Chapel Hill Police Remind Residents To Lock Up
A flick of the wrist might keep you from falling victim to one of Chapel Hill’s most common crimes.
Pre-K - 12 Education
Orange, CHCCS Districts Ready for New School Year
The new school year begins Monday, and top administrators of Chapel Hill-Carrboro and Orange County Schools say they’re excited about new initiative...
Former UNC President’s House Unearthed
Professors and students in the Archeology Department at UNC didn’t have to travel far for a dig dating back to the early 1800s.
Highway Patrol Seeks Help On Bike Deaths
Nearly a year after two cyclists were hit by a car and killed on 15-501 South, the Highway Patrol needs help identifying the driver who fled the scene...
Eleven UNC Students Cited For Alcohol Violations
The Alcohol Law Enforcement Response Team – or, “ALERT,” for short -- issued 11 citations for alcohol violations by UNC students early Friday mo...
Breakin’ It Down: The ACC – FSU And Everybody Else?
In the first installment of my weekly “Breakin’ It Down” series, I’ll take a gander at the ACC in total. The ACC football landscape is...
Ron Stutts Takes #IceBucketChallenge
Ron Stutts was first challenged to take the Ice Bucket Challenge by Judge Allen Baddour.
UNC Soccer Kicking Into High Gear
Soccer season is back, and with it, the No. 4 UNC women’s soccer team begins the 2014 season Friday night when perennial powerhouse and seventh-rank...
The Grid: Week 1
Week one of high school football on WCHL begins with a bang with an exciting matchup pitting two local schools as the East Chapel Hill Wildcats travel...
UNC Police Investigating Ehringhaus Dorm Burglaries
Campus police are investigating two burglaries occurring during the early morning of Wednesday in UNC’s Ehringhaus Residence Hall.
CHPD: One Armored Truck, No Weapons From Military Surplus Program
Responding to citizen concerns about the militarization of police, Chapel Hill Police say while they do have one armored truck, it has never been depl...
Poll: Nation On The Wrong Track
North Carolina voters aren’t happy with the direction the nation is headed.