News & Sports Archive
Two UNC Deans To Step Down in 2015
Two high-profile UNC deans will be stepping down at the end of this school year.
UNC Police Make Arrest In Social Media Bomb Threat
A warning posted Wednesday on the anonymous messaging service Yik Yak had UNC students worried
Local Officials Plan For Orange County’s Rural Buffer
At Wednesday night’s meeting in Hillsborough, local officials made spirited comments about what will become of rural areas in Orange County.
UNC Trustees Get Update on Preventing Another Academic Scandal
The academic scandal uncovered at UNC by the Wainstein report dominated a Wednesday afternoon Board of Trustees meeting, at which the faculty chair of...
Two Years Out From Controversy, Kupec Is Thriving
After founding a charitable startup, Matt Kupec now works for a health nonprofit called HelpMeSee.
UNC Toughs Out Top-25 Win Over OK State
Eleventh-ranked North Carolina remains undefeated with a 79-77 nail-biter victory against No. 21 Oklahoma State Wednesday evening in Carmichael Arena....
Nike Cup Swimming Invitational Comes to Chapel Hill
The UNC men's and women's swimming and diving teams are all set to host the annual Janis Hape Dowd Nike Cup Invitational this Thursday through Saturda...
UNC Men’s Soccer Opens NCAA Tourney vs. JMU
The 16th Ranked men’s Tar Heel soccer team takes a 12-5-1 record to Fetzer Field on Thursday night to face the 10-7-4 James Madison Dukes
Tar Heels, Blue Devils Battle For The Bell
The North Carolina football team, 5-5 on the season, meets 8-2 rival Duke Thursday night in front of a nationally-televised audience at Wallace Wade S...
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“Ladies Night Out” Thursday In Hillsborough
Downtown Hillsborough hosts "Ladies Night Out" every year right before Thanksgiving.
This Thursday, Join The “Great American Smoke-Out”
The Great American Smoke-Out is held every year by the American Cancer Society. Here's what's happening locally.
Orange Soil And Water Write-Ins Show Lighter Side Of 2014 Election
Nearly 900 Orange County voters took advantage of the write-in option on the ballot.
Pete Beswick, Former C’boro Alderman, Dies At 73
Beswick earned his law degree at UNC and served briefly in local politics before starting his legal career.
Tar Heel Takeout Hacked; Credit Card Info Compromised
According to an email, the breach occurred on October 29.
Carrboro Votes To Welcome Refugee Children From Central America
The Board of Aldermen voted unanimously on Tuesday to welcome child refugees and their sponsor families to Carrboro.
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5th Annual ‘Carrboro Anarchist Bookfair’ Happens This Weekend
Internationalist Books and The Nightlight in Chapel Hill are working together to present the Fifth Annual Carrboro Anarchist Bookfair this weekend.
Tar Heels Face Cowgirls In Top-25 Matchup
The North Carolina women’s basketball team continues its stretch of facing tough foes when it hosts Oklahoma State tonight in Carmichael Arena.
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‘Grossology & You’ Comes to Morehead Planetarium
Morehead Planetarium is offering parents a fun opportunity to gross out their kids this weekend.
Experience, Talent & Depth Trifecta Tantamount for Tar Heels
Through two games, the UNC men’s basketball team has been coasting. More challenging hurdles await, but for now, the Tar Heels are enjoying a squad ...
H’boro PD Seeks Armed Robbery Suspects
The robbery reportedly took place on Sunday afternoon.