News & Sports Archive
Chansky’s Notebook: Abby Or No Abby?
This is today’s Art Chansky’s Sports Notebook as heard on 97.9 WCHL. You can listen to previous Sports Notebooks here. Can the USA women score eno...
UNC Finishes Fifth in Directors’ Cup
UNC finished fifth in this year’s Learfield Directors’ Cup, its highest finish since 2009 and the 18th time Carolina has finished in the top 10 in...
Remembering Chancellor William Aycock
A memorial was held on Friday afternoon for William B. Aycock. Aycock served as Chancellor at UNC from 1957 – 1964 and was a faculty member at t...
Damon Seils Running for Re-election
Damon Seils has announced that he intends to file for re-election to the Carrboro Board of Aldermen next week when the filing period opens. Siels was ...
Tokoto’s Fit in Philadelphia
JP Tokoto was taken at number 58 overall in the two-round NBA Draft on Thursday night after leaving Carolina following his junior year. Brian Geising...
Football Tickets on Sale Saturday
Single-game tickets for the upcoming Carolina football home games will go on sale at 10 o’clock Saturday morning. North Carolina A&T, Illinois, ...
Traffic Blocked on Hillsborough Street
A tree is leaning on a power line on Hillsborough Street in Chapel Hill. The road is closed from Bolinwood Road through Rosemary Street, according to ...
SCOTUS Strikes Down Same-Sex Marriage Bans
In a 5-4 ruling the United States Supreme Court has struck down same-sex marriage bans that remained in place across the country. Amendment One, passe...
Removing a Member of the Board of Governors
Speculation has surrounded the future of a member of the UNC Board of Governors after news of his arrest last month on domestic violence charges. UNC ...
Chansky’s Notebook: For Griff And Teddy
This is today’s Art Chansky’s Sports Notebook as heard on 97.9 WCHL. You can listen to previous Sports Notebooks here. They played the member-gues...
More than 400,000 in NC Keep Obamacare Subsidies
The U.S. Supreme Court has upheld the tax breaks for those who purchased health insurance through the federally-run exchange. The ruling allows more t...
Memorial for Former UNC Chancellor Aycock Set for 2 PM Friday
A memorial service for former UNC Chancellor William Aycock will be held Friday at University United Methodist.
Hagan’s Officially Out, So Speculation Mounts About Burr’s Opponent
Kay Hagan won’t run for the U.S. Senate, and Democrats have been left without a clear contender.
Orange County Sheriff’s Dept Charges 62 In Major Narcotics Operation
Orange County Sheriff’s deputies seized cocaine, heroin, guns and pills and issued warrants for 62 suspects as part of a major drug investigation.
UNC Hires Senior Associate AD
Nicki Moore has been hired by UNC as a Senior Associate Athletics Director, the university announced earlier this week. Moore has been an 11-year memb...
SCOTUS Keeps Affordable Care Act Subsidies
***UPDATE: The Supreme Court has issued a 6-3 ruling allowing subsidies to continue to be offered in states that did not establish their own marketpla...
Tokoto Projected 2nd-Round Selection in Tonight’s Draft
Three Duke Blue Devils are projected to be taken in the first round of tonight’s NBA Draft. The National Basketball Association will welcome 60 new ...
National LGBT Ground Endorses Storrow for Town Council
A national LGBT organization is endorsing Lee Storrow in his re-election campaign for the Chapel Hill Town Council. The Gay and Lesbian Victory Fund c...
Demolition at U-Square is Underway
Demolition is underway at the newly-named Carolina Square on Franklin Street. Meg McGurk, Executive Director of the Chapel Hill Downtown Parternship, ...
Chansky’s Notebook: Good Steal, Virginia!
Virginia’s fairy-tale finish was one for the crooks. It had been 60 years since Wake Forest won the ACC’s last College World Series, and Virginia ...