News & Sports Archive
Stroman On Sports: 16-0?
The Carolina Panthers are 13-0. Should they rest their starters - or go for a perfect season?
UNC Forward Meeks Out with Bruised Knee
UNC junior forward Kennedy Meeks will miss the next “several weeks” with a bruised knee, according to the university. A release says docto...
Documentary on UNC Scandal Set to Premiere Jan. 8
A documentary detailing the UNC scandal is nearing its release date. Bradley Bethel is a former learning specialist at Carolina, who left that positi...
UNC Basketball Drops to No. 11
The UNC basketball team fell to No. 11 in the both polls on Monday. The Tar Heels lost their only game of the week on Saturday afternoon. The Texa...
Nine Tar Heels Honored As Preseason All-American
Nine members of the UNC women’s lacrosse team were named as Preseason All-Americans. The Tar Heels are ranked second in the nation. Goalie Cayle...
AWOL Marine Arrested in Chapel Hill
A US Marine was found AWOL in Chapel Hill, on Saturday, when he was arrested for credit card fraud. Nineteen-year-old Elijah Palmer, based out of Camp...
Web Survey Helps Doctors Connect With Cancer Patients
A new web system has been linked to a greater quality of life for cancer patients, according to research done by UNC Dr. Ethan Basch. “We looked at ...
UNC Men’s Lacrosse Picked as Preseason No. 5
The UNC men’s lacrosse team was picked to finish last in the ACC, in a preseason coaches’ poll released Monday. Norte Dame claimed the number one ...
2016 Primary Field Getting Crowded in Orange County
***UPDATE: Mark Marcoplos has filed for the at-large seat on the Board of County Commissioners, as of Monday afternoon.*** Filing is entering its fina...
Orange County Reports 9th Rabies Case of 2015
Orange County Animal Services has received its ninth positive rabies test result of the year, according to the state laboratory of public health. That...
Missing Burlington Woman Found in Chapel Hill
A missing Burlington woman was found in Chapel Hill over the weekend. Burlington Police reported that Jeanette Marie Hughes was reported missing by he...
UNC Holds Mid-Year Commencement Ceremony
UNC congratulated another graduating class over the weekend with the university’s December commencement in the Dean E. Smith Center. On the unusuall...
UNC Women’s Basketball Tops App State
The University of North Carolina women’s basketball team improved to 6-4 after a 68-59 win over Appalachian State on Saturday afternoon in Carmichae...
UNC Guard Landon Turner Named All-American
UNC offensive guard Landon Turner was named first-team All-American by the Associated Press on Sunday. The senior lineman from Virginia was named firs...
Stunned At the Buzzer: Felix’s Shot Lifts Texas Past No. 3 UNC
For the second time in as many tries this season, the No. 3 UNC men’s basketball team was stunned on the road—falling 84-82 to the Texas Longhorns...
UNC Board of Governors Elects New Chair and Interim President Amid Protest
The UNC System Board of Governors attempted to go about its business in a normal fashion on Friday morning but was interrupted by protests. Protesters...
Protesters Rally At UNC Board of Governors Meeting
A group protesting the UNC Board of Governors and their decision to hire Margaret Spellings as UNC System President tried to force themselves past po...
UNC Police Investigating Reported Attempted Robbery
The UNC Department of Public Safety is investigating a report of an attempted robbery on campus, according to an Alert Carolina message. The alert wen...
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Salute to Community Heroes Ceremony Held on Thursday Night
The Chapel Hill – Carrboro Chamber of Commerce held its Salute to Community Heroes ceremony at University Place on Thursday night. Those citizen...
News Around Town
In “Lady Pearl Pageant,” It’s Character That Counts
The Lady Pearl Pageant - next March in Durham - is a mentorship program too.