News & Sports Archive
Community Art on Display at Chapel Hill Library
Chapel Hill’s Public Library is creating a new installation to showcase on their walls. It’s a selection of public art on display by an uncommon h...
Census Report: Off-Campus Students Inflate Local Poverty Rates
A recent report finds Chapel Hill’s poverty rate is cut in half once off-campus students are taken out of the equation.
Durham Man Charged in Fatal 3-Car Crash
A Durham man has been charged with DWI and driving with while his license was revoked in connection with a fatal crash. The three-vehicle accident occ...
BOG Takes 1st Step to Replacing President Ross
The first step in determining the next President of the UNC System was taken by the Board of Governors on Wednesday. Tom Ross is scheduled to leave th...
Oakes’ Outlook: Greensboro Games
It's that time of the year. A return to Tournament Town. My drive down I-40 was met with springtime sunshine filtering through a thin layer of sunshin...
Tar Heels Soar Past Eagles In ACC Tourney
When Marcus Paige gets involved early, it's usually a welcome sign for the Tar Heels.
Charterwood Construction Begins After 7 Year Battle
After nearly a decade of debate, the Charterwood development is underway.
UNC Baseball Snaps Skid With Win Over Gardner-Webb
Recovering from the first two-game losing streak of the year, the 11th ranked UNC baseball team returned home to Boshamer Stadium and defeated the...
Chapel Hill Police Make Heroin Arrests
Chapel Hill Police have made several arrests in recent weeks involving heroin. Lieutenant Josh Mecimore says two arrests were made as part of a narcot...
New Leadership Renews Cooperation Among Fire Departments
Change in leadership for the Carrboro Fire Department is leading to its renewed cooperation with the Chapel Hill fire officials. Chapel Hill Fire Chie...
Pre-K - 12 Education
Make Up Days Announced for Orange County Schools
Traditional school students in the Orange County School System will add 20 minutes to the end of the instructional day beginning March 16, in a new pl...
Chapel Hill Tries Wi-Fi Experiment in Public Housing
Chapel Hill is testing a wi-fi solution to the digital divide in one neighborhood.
CHCCS Board Examines 2015-16 Recommended Budget
This initial proposed budget totals $73 million. Once board members hash out the details, they will request funds from Orange County commissioners. Th...
Chanticleers Hand Tar Heels Second Straight Loss
The Coastal Carolina Chanticleers improved to 11-6 with an impressive 13-2 victory over the 11th ranked UNC baseball team at Springs Brooks Stadium in...
Roy Williams Bringing Four Suits To Greensboro
UNC head coach Roy Williams says he’s packing four suits for the ACC Tournament.
Google Fiber Taps CH Fiber Hut Location
Google Fiber's engineers have identified a good spot for a Chapel Hill Fiber Hut.
OC Family Success Alliance Seeks Outreach Volunteers
Orange County’s Family Success Alliance needs volunteers this weekend to go door-to-door in Chapel Hill and Carrboro.
‘Unorthodoc’ Practice in Carrboro Shuns Insurance, Embraces Flexibility
A Carrboro MD says she’s done with insurance companies. From now on, she says, her business will be conducted just between the doctor and her patien...
Competition, Toughness Frame UNC Football Spring
The Tar Heels, following a subpar 6-7 2014 season, have been grinding it out at Navy Field for weeks now rain, snow or shine.
UNC Loans $3M to Preserve Housing in Northside Neighborhood
Mayor Mark Kleinschmidt made a big announcement Monday about Chapel Hill’s Northside neighborhood: “UNC Chapel Hill is the new catalyst by providi...