News & Sports Archive
Carrboro Aldermen Give Go-Ahead for Traffic Calming on Tallyho Trail
If you live in a neighborhood where cars zoom through way too fast, but you’re not thrilled with the idea of speed bumps and speed tables, then you ...
2012 Elementary School Murder Suspect Enters Plea No. 2 of Four
Ali Cherfaoui pleaded guilty to discharging a firm arm on educational property Tuesday in Orange County Superior Court.
Veteran Tar Heels Prepping UNC Youth for Saturday Showdown
The No. 25 UNC football team is busy preparing for the in-state showdown at East Carolina Saturday afternoon in Greenville.
Council Hears Plans For Graduate Housing Downtown
The owners of the Franklin Hotel want to bring graduate student apartments to downtown.
UNC Volleyball Climbs Four Spots After Classic Sweep
The AVCA Coaches’ voted the Tar Heels into the No. 13 spot after a hard-fought meeting with then-No. 16 Kentucky opened the weekend.
UNC School of Education Sees Admissions Drop
The UNC School of Education is having its share of problems attracting new students that want a career in teaching, and for predictable reasons: lack ...
Carrboro Town Historian Considered by Board of Aldermen
Carrboro Aldermen will consider creating the position of Town Historian when the Board meets Tuesday night.
OC Commissioners to Vote on New Solid Waste Truck
Orange County Commissioners will review employee benefits and authorize the purchase of a new truck to haul solid waste when the board meets tonight.
Coach Fedora Relishing UNC-ECU Rivalry, Chance for Revenge
Game week is back for the Carolina football team. And with a trip down to Greenville to face East Carolina in Pirate country on tap for Saturday, head...
UNC Men’s Soccer Takes Over No. 1 In CSN Poll
College Soccer News ranked North Carolina No. 1 in the nation Monday after its 3-0 ACC win against Pittsburgh on Friday in Chapel Hill.
Roger Stancil Responds To Allegations Of Financial Mismanagement
"I am proud of the Town of Chapel Hill’s financial management and our consistent and transparent reporting of budget matters."
#WhyIStayed – And How You Can Get Help
The Compass Center For Women and Families offers counseling, support, and help for victims of domestic abuse.
“Not So Normal” Raises Big Money
The "Not So Normal" 5K is raising funds for dozens of local charities.
Alert Carolina: Strong Arm Robbery On Campus
Alert Carolina reports the incident took place at Nash Lot at about 2:25 Sunday morning.
Sunday’s 5K Is “Not So Normal”
The Not So Normal 5K takes place Sunday morning in Carrboro, with an afternoon concert at University Mall.
Tea Cup Gin Makes “Underground Love”
The band is releasing its debut CD in style, with an all-day party Saturday at Southern Rail.
News Around Town
“Legacy Care” Pet Facility Opens In Mebane
Paws4Ever just opened its new "Legacy Care" facility at its location in Mebane.
Pre-K - 12 Education
Save Money, Help Local Teachers
Buy a coupon book, save money, and provide Estes Hills teachers with funds for professional development.
Orange County Moves Closer to New Bus Plan
Orange County is getting closer to devising a plan to expand bus service to central and rural residents over the next five years.
UNC System Reviewing Centers’ And Institutes’ Functionality
The UNC Board of Governors plans to review more than 200 centers and institutes in the UNC system, with the possibility of redirecting state funding e...