News & Sports Archive
Man Sentenced To More Than 100 Years For Carrboro Rapes
“What I asked for was every single thing he could get and that is exactly what he got."
Art Pope Slams UNC System’s Budget ‘Needs’ For 2014-15
The push and pull of budget negotiations between Raleigh and Chapel Hill has begun again as 2014-15 budget talks have begun, and the state’s budget ...
Art’s Angle: Sky-High Anxiety
Michael Norwood was a walk-on senior playing his last home game in 1987, and boy was there some pressure on him! Starting with scholarship regulars Cu...
Eve Carson’s Visionary Spirit Lives On Through Namesake Scholarship
"It wasn’t about her death but about the positive impact she had on the Carolina community. Everyone who knew Eve said she was the most fun person t...
Carrboro Moves Forward on Rogers Road Sewer Project
Tuesday night, the Carrboro Board of Aldermen voted to enter into a $130,000 preliminary engineering project to extend sewer service to the Historic R...
Back To The Grind: Spring Football Officially Hits For Carolina Amidst High Hopes
With 'Blue Dawn' behind them, the Tar Heels open up spring practice Wednesday at Navy Fields.
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Honors, Tours, And Curiosities!
Award winners, CHDP meeting, doc screening, food drive, insurance, walking tours, and "cabinets of curiosities"!
Fmr UNC Dept Manager Won’t Face Criminal Charges In Academic Investigation
“She has cooperated during the investigation. She has continued to cooperate. She has indicated her willingness to cooperate with the independent in...
Fourth Rabies Case Confirmed In Orange County For 2014
“Twelve is actually low by historical standards. If you go back into the 1990s..."
Oakes: Roy’s Remarks – “Winning Ugly”
“I’m tired of winning games ugly. It’s better than losing games ugly. We learned those lessons early in the season, but we’ve ...
Carrboro Police Seek Information In Sexual Assault Reported Sunday
The Carrboro Police Department is seeking information about a reported sexual assault from Sunday evening on Old Fayetteville Road between NC 54 and J...
Tar Heel Baseball Takes On Davidson Wildcats In Final ACC Tune-Up
The No. 16 Tar Heel baseball team, 7-3 on the season, faces a midweek test Wednesday for a 3 p.m. first pitch at Boshamer Stadium against the 3-5 Davi...
OHS Boys Seek Regional Final Spot Vs West Brunswick Wednesday
The East Regional No. 1 seed Orange High School is looking for its tenth win in 11 games Wednesday night to advance to the Regional Final this weekend...
Closings, Cancellations, and Delays – Updated 3/4, 9:45 a.m.
Due to the winter weather, schools are taking the necessary steps to assure their students and staff are safe.
Very Cold Temperatures To Remain Until Midday
National Weather Service Meteorologist Gail Hartfield says it's going to take a while to thaw out after temperatures plummeted into the teens.
Tar Heel Take: Notre Dame
Join Rachel Nash for Chapelboro’s very last Tar Heel Take of the season as she goes behind the scenes of UNC’s narrow win over Notre Dame ...
Tar Heels Win One For The Seniors With 63-61 Triumph Over Fighting Irish
The No. 14 North Carolina men's basketball team beat Notre Dame 63-61 Monday on Senior Night to record its 12th straight win and improve to 23-7 on th...
Alderman Candidate Theresa Watson: Preserve Affordable Housing
Carrboro Alderman candidate Theresa Watson says her main issue is the availability of affordable housing in Carrboro.
Mark Chilton: Register of Deeds Job ‘One of My Goals in Life’
Former Carrboro Mayor Mark Chilton says his extensive research into local real estate and land history is what inspired him to run for Orange County R...
Hoops Rankings Update: Tar Heel Men, Women Both In Top 15, ACC Schools Shining
The North Carolina men's basketball team has jumped up five spots to No. 14 in the latest AP poll released Monday.