News & Sports Archive
Health Report Card Released for NC Children
The health of North Carolina children is improving is several key areas, but in other aspects the Tar Heel state is lagging, according to a new study....
UNC to Continue Work on Poverty
Many UNC faculty members, and citizen across the state, have expressed concern recently with the decision from the Board of Governors to close three c...
UNC Baseball Hits the Road to Take On Coastal Carolina
After picking up a series win at home against arch-rival Duke, Coach Mike Fox and his 11th ranked UNC baseball team will now take their 10-4 record on...
Orange County Woman Shot Multiple Times
A woman survived being shot multiple times by her husband Monday morning according to the Orange County Sheriff’s Office.
Boxill Resignation Comes Days Before Appeal Hearing
Dr. Jan Boxill, who has been one of the key figures in the academic scandal at UNC, resigned her position just before her appeal of her firing was to ...
Blue Devil Bats Wake Up, Crush Tar Heels
The Duke offense finally broke through on Sunday, lifting the Blue Devils to a 9-2 victory over the 11th ranked UNC baseball team at Boshamer Stadium ...
Mayors of Chapel Hill, Carrboro and Hillsborough Urge Justices to Rule for Marriage Rights
The mayors of Chapel Hill, Carrboro and Hillsborough have joined 223 others mayors in signing an amicus brief, urging the Supreme Court to rule for eq...
Duke Spoils Carolina’s Senior Night, Earns Season Sweep
The night in the Smith Center started with a rousing cheer. Mike Krzyzewski acknowledged his adoring fans. No, that's not a typo.
Chapel Hill Girls Win 3rd Straight 3-A Regional Title; Face Hickory for State Championship
Once again, the Chapel Hill High girls basketball team is headed for the 3-A state championship game. The Tigers claimed its third consecutive 3-A Eas...
Tar Heels Take Game 2, Clinch UNC-Duke Baseball Series Win
Saturday’s opening act of the UNC-Duke showdown took place on the diamond, where JB Bukauskas’s pitching and three hits from Logan Warmoth...
BOG Committee Recommends Shutting Centers at UNC
The UNC Board of Governors Working Group on Centers and Institutes met Wednesday morning to discuss recommendations the committee will be making to th...
Heels Tumble Out of Tourney in OT Loss
No. 15 North Carolina was knocked out of the ACC Women’s Tournament Saturday night by No. 10 Louisville in a 77-75 overtime loss.
Gallen’s 12 K’s Lead UNC Baseball to Victory Over Duke
Zac Gallen tallied 12 strikeouts in a phenomenal starting pitching performance, leading the 11th ranked UNC baseball team to a series opening win ove...
Boxill Gives Up Appeal, Resigns from UNC
A key figure in the UNC academic scandal has given up appealing the university’s decision, back in October, to fire her.
UNC Reaches Out To Help Ryan Hoffman
UNC Athletic Director Bubba Cunningham says he and others at the university are looking to find a way to help the former offensive lineman.
UNC System President Ross Responds to Governor’s Budget
RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — Highlights of Gov. Pat McCrory’s $21.5 billion spending plan released Thursday for the 2015-16 fiscal year. Unless otherw...
Transparency at UNC
The University of North Carolina has been under an intense microscope in recent years, dealing with questions from an academic scandal that spanned ne...
UNC Graduate Program in Spotlight
The graduate program at UNC was put under the microscope in an article in Sunday’s News and Observer after revelations were made that special permis...
UNC Women’s Basketball – ACC Tournament Second Round
The UNC Women’s Basketball team made the short trip down I-40 to take on Georgia Tech in the Second Round of the 2015 Women’s ACC Tourname...
Tar Heels Take Down GT in First Round of ACC’s
Stephanie Mavunga led the Tar Heels to the quarterfinals of the ACC Tournament Thursday night with a game-high 23 points over Georgia Tech in an 84-64...