News & Sports Archive
UNC Women’s Tennis Wins ACC Championship
The UNC women’s tennis team won the Atlantic Coast Conference Championship on Sunday. The No. 2 Tar Heels went undefeated through the regular season...
UNC Baseball Continues to Slide, Drops Series to Wake Forest
The late season free-fall continued on Saturday for the No. 17 UNC baseball team. For the second straight outing the Tar Heels lost in Winston Salem t...
Ban Vaping In Orange County Bars And Restaurants?
Should "vaping" be prohibited in the enclosed areas of bars and restaurants? The Board of Health wants your input.
What We’re Saying About HB2
In Chapel Hill, there are four opinions for every three people, and all four of them are about HB2.
News Around Town
Around Town This Week: Meadow Lark, “Dine 4 Autism,” And More
From dining for a cause to private garden tours, Chapel Hill's got it all. (Doesn't it always?)
Craig Leads Wake Forest Past Gallen, No. 17 UNC Baseball to Open Series
When it comes to the best hitters in college baseball, you won’t find many better than Wake Forest third baseman Will Craig. The ACC leader in b...
Moral March Against HB 2 Planned for Monday
The North Carolina NAACP and the Forward Together Moral Movement announced a sit-in at the State Capitol planned for Monday. The organizations held a ...
Two Local Students Named Morehead-Cain Scholars
Mia Wendy Colloredo-Mansfeld of East Chapel Hill High and Isa van der Drift of Cedar Ridge have been named part of the 2020 class of Morehead-Cain Sc...
Jackson, Meeks To Enter NBA Draft, Berry, Hicks Stay
Sophomore Justin Jackson and junior Kennedy Meeks have declared for the 2016 NBA Draft, but neither will hire an agent at this time. Sophomore Joel Be...
McCrory Announces Budget Plans
North Carolina governor Pat McCrory offered details on the 2016-2017 state budget that he is proposing. “My budget invests dollars where they matter...
UNC Hospitals Honors Former Mascot Jason Ray
UNC Hospitals has officially named their transplant center after former UNC mascot Jason Ray. His father Emmett Ray talked to UNC about the dedication...
Obama Calls For Repeal Of House Bill 2
The growing list of people who have called for the repeal of House Bill 2 just added its biggest name yet — President Barack Obama. “The laws...
Trubisky Officially Named Starting QB…Finally
Mitch Trubisky has officially been named the starting quarterback for the UNC football opener against Georgia in the Chick-fil-A Kickoff Game on Septe...
Tar Heel 10 Miler To Shut Down Roads In Chapel Hill
With an estimated 7,000 runners participating in the Tar Heel 10 Miler on Saturday, April 23, a number of roads across the town will be shut down. Pol...
UNC Baseball Prepares For Weekend Series Against Wake Forest
After an up and down week that saw a loss to Coastal Carolina and a drubbing of William & Mary, the Tar Heels get ready for a three-game series ag...
NBA Commissioner: All-Star Game Could Still be Moved from Charlotte
The 2017 NBA All-Star Game could still be moved from Charlotte if North Carolina’s House Bill 2 remains unchanged. The news comes from NBA Commissio...
Board of Governors Vote to Delay NCGAP
The UNC Board of Governors voted April 15 to recommend delaying a controversial new college admissions program until 2018. The Guaranteed Admission Pr...
North Carolina Congressional Democrats Call for Repeal of HB2
The North Carolina Congressional Democratic delegation has joined local governments across the state in calling for the repeal of North Carolina’s ...
Barnes & Noble Selected to Operate UNC Student Stores
Barnes & Noble College Booksellers has been chosen to operate the UNC Student Stores, the university announced Thursday. All operations will trans...
Orange Chatham Association Of Realtors Calls For Repeal Of HB2
The board of directors of the Orange Chatham Association of Realtors has called for the repeal of House Bill 2. The directors unanimously approved a ...