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American Legion Post 6 Stays Put, At Least For Now
An American Legion post commander said that Chapel Hill residents shouldn’t expect to see a “For Sale” sign in front of the Post 6 building on L...
Seils: ‘Moral Monday’ Charges Against ‘Orange County Five’ to be Dropped
A member of the so-called “Orange County Five,” a group of elected officials arrested during Moral Monday protests last year, told WCHL on Friday ...
UNC Football: East Carolina Preview
East Carolina is favored by five points over Carolina, but head coach Larry Fedora says the Heels have been preparing for this day during their bye we...
Breakin’ It Down: ECU
The No. 25 Tar Heels will strive to improve to 3-0 for the first time under head coach Larry Fedora when they travel down to Greenville to take on the...
State Unemployment Rate Continues Climb
North Carolina’s unemployment rate increased for the second consecutive month and the third time in the last four months.
News Around Town
October 11, Help “Clean Jordan Lake”
In five years, the Clean Jordan Lake event has picked up 9,000 bags of trash and 3,400 tires.
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Mark “Banned Books Week” At CH Library
"Banned Books Week" runs from September 21-27.
“Project Connect” Tackles Homelessness
Now in its eighth year, Project Connect is an annual event to provide needed services to at-risk residents.
PlayMakers Opens Season: Chekov, With A Twist
"Vanya and Sonia and Masha and Spike" won the Tony for Best Play in 2013.
Dems Gaining In Race For Senate Control
With Election Day near, the GOP still has a good chance of retaking the U.S. Senate - but Democrats are gaining.
Athens Or Bust
The Chamber of Commerce's biennial Inter-City Visit begins Sunday.
In Hillsborough: Riverwalk, Police, And The Colonial Inn
Mayor Tom Stevens talks issues.
Pre-K - 12 Education
CHCCS Board Seeks Public Input on Memorial Day as Makeup Day
The Chapel Hill-Carrboro City Schools Board of Education wants to get more public input before members will consider taking Memorial Day off the list ...
The Grid: Week Five
Week five of high school football action on WCHL features a cross-town rivalry between the surging 3-0 Chapel Hill Tigers and the struggling East Chap...
Carolina Braces For East Carolina Collision in Pirate Country
The No. 25 North Carolina football team, 2-0 on the season, hits the road looking to take down in-state rival East Carolina, sporting a 2-1 record, Sa...
Rabid Skunk Is Orange County’s 20th Case This Year
A skunk in Efland tested positive for rabies this week, bringing Orange County’s total to 20 cases this year.
OC Sheriff’s Office Seeks ID Of Theft Suspect
The Orange County Sheriff’s Office is asking for help to ID a man wanted in connection with a home and vehicle burglary Wednesday afternoon.
UNC Offensive Attack Lacking Consistency
UNC head football coach Larry Fedora is known for his offensive prowess, but the Carolina skipper hasn’t been satisfied with the Tar Heel attack so ...
Hagan Hangs on to 4-Point Lead Over Tillis
U.S. Senator Kay Hagan continues to hold a four-point lead over Republican challenger Thom Tillis, the speaker of the NC House.
Scouting Report: A Chat with ECU Head Coach Ruffin McNeill
WCHL's Matt Oakes caught up with Pirate head coach Ruffin McNeill earlier this week.