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Orange County Reports Lowest Teen Pregnancy Rate In NC
Health Department officials say Orange County’s teen pregnancy rate has dropped by 35 percent in the past year, making it the lowest in the state.
UNC: Health Benefits For Same-Sex Spouses
UNC employees can now enroll same-sex spouses in the health care program.
CH’s Mayor Was Attorney On Historic Same-Sex Marriage Case
Kleinschmidt says the case actually began over a question of religious freedom.
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Riverwalk Opens In Hillsborough
The 1.8-mile Riverwalk trail has been in the making for more than 15 years.
UNC Football Turning the Corner À La 2013?
UNC football head coach Larry Fedora is comparing the Tar Heels’ tough 50-43 loss at Notre Dame on Saturday to last season’s 27-23 defeat to Miami...
Same-Sex Couples Sign Up to Get Married in Orange County
The Mayor of Carrboro and her longtime partner were first in the line of same-sex-couples that showed up at the Orange County Deeds office Monday for ...
Carrboro Police To Carry Overdose Prevention Kits
Carrboro police will now carry kits to help prevent drug overdose deaths.
UNC Baseball Releases 2015 Schedule
The UNC Baseball season begins on February 13.
“A Really Intense And Wonderful Moment”
Same-sex marriage is now legally recognized across the state of North Carolina.
McCrory at UNC University Day: Focus on Job Skills
In his keynote speech Sunday for UNC’s 221st birthday celebration, North Carolina Gov. Pat McCrory said that universities must prepare more students...
‘Little Things’ Still Costing Tar Heels Big-Time
The Tar Heels were left wondering what could have been Saturday evening in the waning minutes of a hard-fought, but altogether frustrating loss to the...
Battling Tar Heels Fall 50-43 To No. 5 Fighting Irish
The Tar Heels held a fourth-quarter lead, but they couldn't hold on for the upset.
Project Connect Makes Big Changes, Big Strides
This year's "Project Connect" served more than 200 guests - and introduced a new approach to housing services.
Friday’s lightning storm canceled high school football games and caused a bit of flooding in parts of Chapel Hill – but it also produced s...
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WCHL’s Heavner Inducted into UNC Journalism Hall of Fame
On Friday night, the UNC-Chapel Hill School of Journalism and Mass Communication honored the owner and CEO of Vilcom Inc., the parent company of WCHL.
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Hillsborough Celebrates Riverwalk
Hillsborough’s Riverwalk project is finally complete, and on Saturday, the town is marking the occasion with an opening celebration from 1-5 pm. A f...
#DayOneNC: Same-Sex Marriage Is Legal In NC
Same-sex marriage is legal in North Carolina, following a ruling by a district court judge in Asheville.
Women’s LAX Looks Ahead to Championship Year
North Carolina women’s lacrosse is gearing up for another successful season with an exhibition game against Johns Hopkins in Baltimore, M.D. Saturda...
Republican Leaders Try To Stop NC Gay Weddings
Lawyers for state GOP leaders filed a legal brief urging a federal judge to allow them to intervene in cases seeking to overturn the state's gay marri...
Breakin’ It Down: Notre Dame
The 2-3 North Carolina football team hits the road to South Bend this weekend for a 3:30 p.m. kickoff at Notre Dame. The reeling Tar Heels will face a...