News & Sports Archive
Expanded Transit Service Announced for Orange-Durham
There’s a new weekday express service available to commuters to-and-from Orange County.
Carrboro Gets AAA Rating From S&P
The Town of Carrboro’s bond rating from Standard & Poor’s Financial Service has been upgraded from AA to AAA.
Treasury Dept. Program Awards $4.9 Million for Low-Income Assistance in NC
U.S. House Rep. David Price of North Carolina announced earlier this week that four community development organizations in his state will receive a co...
“Improved, Comprehensive” Sexual Assault Policy Released By UNC
UNC released its new comprehensive policy addressing sexual assault Thursday, a process more than a year in the making.
Democrats Outraise GOP In Race For Local NCGA Seats
Local Democrats running for state House and Senate seats are outstripping their Republican opponents when it comes to campaign fundraising.
UNC’s Ethan Farmer Cleared By NCAA
Defensive tackle Ethan Farmer, a senior and the only D-line starter returning for the Tar Heels, had his eligibility okayed by the NCAA.
UNC Men’s Basketball Schedule Released
The UNC men’s basketball team eases into its 2014-15 campaign, but the newly released schedule is highlighted by some high-level opponents.
Suspensions Pulling Focus From Liberty
“We’re not going to change the game plan or anything,” Coach Fedora said.
UNC Football: Four Suspended Vs Liberty
“We’re going to hold all our guys accountable for everything they do on the field and off the field,” Coach Fedora said.
NCGA Candidates Forum Held at NC Central University
Seven General Assembly candidates, all but one of them Democrats, answered questions and gave brief campaign speeches to an audience at NC Central Uni...
Direct From NYC, “Kid Like Jake” Opens At Deep Dish
University Mall's Deep Dish Theater Company opens its 2014-15 season Friday.
“Super Cooper” Fest Helps Families Struggling With Cancer
The "Super Cooper" festival September 20 will raise funds for the Little Red Wagon Foundation.
UNC Soccer Teams Embark on Busy Weekends
The No. 9 UNC women’s soccer team, 1-1 on the season, heads west hoping for some revenge when it takes on top-ranked and defending national champion...
Source: UNC Investigating ‘Prank Gone Wrong’
"This has nothing to do with hazing,” a source says. “It was a prank that went badly, and the kid is horrified that he has been identified.”
Scouting Report: A Chat with Liberty Coach Turner Gill
WCHL's Matt Oakes had the chance to chat with the head coach of the Liberty Flames, Turner Gill.
UNC Provides Students Public Safety App
Alert Carolina announced Wednesday that the University of North Carolina is providing students with a new phone app that acts as a personal safety dev...
The Whole Nine Yards
High school football is back and so is Trai Sharp.
Orange County Unemployment Inches Up
Unemployment rates inched up across the state last month, including here in Orange County.
UNC Investigating Football Training Camp Incident
UNC is investigating an alleged hazing incident on its football team during fall camp as the news broke just four days before the kickoff of the 2014 ...
UNC’s Switzer, Schoettmer Brimming with Confidence
The No. 23 North Carolina Tar Heels are embracing their status as a member of the preseason Top 25, but sophomore sensation Ryan Switzer and junior li...