News & Sports Archive
Orange County Launches Anti-Smoking Videos
The Orange County Health Department hopes that a series of locally produced videos with empower citizens to tell each other: “You can’t smoke here...
UNC RB Romar Morris Charged With DWI
North Carolina starting running back Romar Morris was arrested early Sunday morning in Chapel Hill and charged with a DWI.
Tar Heels Licking Wounds Heading Into Bye Week
It was tricks not treats for the Tar Heels over Halloween weekend.
Pre-K - 12 Education
Orange County Schools Hires Two New Principals
Two Orange County schools are welcoming new principals.
2014 Election Central
Early Voting Turnout Way Up From 2010
23,195 Orange County voters cast early ballots in 2014 - up from about 16,500 in the 2010 midterm.
Big Drop In Local Unemployment Rate
Orange's unemployment rate usually drops in September, but it's also down from this time last year.
Halloween Draws 32,000 Attendees, 13 Arrests
Attendance was about the same as in previous recent years.
Tar Heels Trounced By Canes 47-20
The North Carolina football team fell at Miami 47-20 in a critical ACC Coastal Division matchup Saturday afternoon and dropped to 4-5 on the season an...
After Wainstein, Faculty Ask: What Next?
Faculty raised concerns about how to restore UNC's reputation in the wake of the Wainstein report.
News Around Town
32,000 Take Over Franklin Street for Homegrown Halloween
More than 30,000 people crowded Franklin Street on Friday night for the traditional Halloween bash.
UNC Nursing Student Found Dead; DPS Investigating
Police say they don't believe there's any danger to the campus or community.
Strong Chapel Hill Theater Season Continues
Love theater? Deep Dish and Playmakers both have exciting offerings this month.
Weekend Game Preview
Carolina sports are in full swing this weekend with a host of games here in Chapel Hill for Tar Heel fans to enjoy.
Form-Based Code Gets First Test With Village Plaza Apartments
Chapel Hill is going ahead with the first major project under new zoning rules in the Ephesus-Fordham district, but not everyone is pleased with the p...
AP Preseason Polls UNC MBB No. 6, WBB No. 13
Carolina men’s basketball has once again landed a Top-10 ranking in the preseason as the Associated Press list the Tar Heels at No. 6 in the polls
Roads Reopen After Tractor Trailer Wreck Shut Down Hwy 70 Near Hillsborough
A major wreck involving a tractor trailer has shut down one lane of Interstate 85 North and all lanes of U.S. Highway 70 east of Hillsborough in Orang...
Breakin’ It Down: Miami
The North Carolina football team has scratched and clawed its way back to a .500 record, both overall and in the ACC. In the crowded Coastal division ...
CH Town Council Talks Traffic, Transit Around Obey Creek
Thursday night, the Chapel Hill Town Council discussed the proposed Obey Creek development’s effect on traffic and transit. The council also discuss...
News Around Town
About 30,000 people are expected on Franklin Street. Here's what you need to know.
Underdog Tar Heels Strive To Survive Hurricanes
The North Carolina football team, 4-4 on the season and 2-2 in ACC play, will take on the 5-3 Miami Hurricanes, also 2-2 in conference, Saturday at 12...