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Carrboro Joins AT&T Master Network Plans
The Town of Carrboro has officially joined five municipal partners and four universities in the Master Network Development Agreement with AT&T.
News Around Town
Chapel Hill Singer Wows ‘AGT’
A singer from Chapel Hill wowed all four judges on NBC’s “America’s Got Talent” Tuesday night – and she moved them with her personal story, ...
McCants Has More To Say
He's is returning to ESPN’s “Outside the Lines” live Wednesday afternoon.
CHHS Selects New Volleyball Coach
Chapel Hill High School has selected 20-year college volleyball veteran, Jody Brown to replace North Carolina’s winningest high school volleyball co...
‘It’s Time To Welcome The Big-Box’
"They’ll come; they want to be here very much; they’ll definitely come,” Chapel Hill developer Roger Perry says.
Dan Kane: “I Would Like To Talk To The Players”
“It’s just that simple. Let’s talk to the players, let’s ask them, ‘how many classes were you in that did not meet?'" Kane says.
Pre-K - 12 Education
Education Chairs Praise Elements of Proposed House Budget
Chairpersons for both the Orange County and the Chapel Hill-Carrboro Boards of Education had some words of praise for the North Carolina House of Repr...
4 of ‘OC5′ Show Up in Court, Not Judge
Four members of the so-called “Orange County Five,” a group of elected officials arrested during a Moral Monday protest at the General Assembly in...
Chancellor Folt Addresses McCants’ Allegations
UNC Chancellor Carol Folt released a statement in an e-mail to the Carolina community Tuesday addressing the university’s devotion to investigating ...
Jay Bilas: “I Believe Roy Williams”
“I find him to be credible, and I believed what he was saying,” Bilas says.
Developer Calls For Higher Density
“If you’re going to remain competitive...you must build higher densities, and you must build a bigger concentration of commercial property...,” ...
Sen. Berger Meets Moral Monday Protesters
North Carolina Senate President Pro Tem Phil Berger, a Rockingham Republican, sat down and talked for nearly an hour with 15 protesters who had staged...
Chapel Hill Approves Budget With 1-Cent Tax Rate Hike
If you live in Chapel Hill, your property tax bill is going up next year.
“Release Your Transcripts”
“Former athletes, if you want to help clear this up, release your transcripts,” says UNC School of Journalism professor Charlie Tuggle.
Less than 24 hours after “Outside the Lines” aired, UNC men’s basketball head coach Roy Williams responded in an interview with ESPN’s Jay Bil...
Pre-K - 12 Education
State Funding Cuts Spark Tension
Educators and school administrators all across North Carolina are anxious about the State House budget that’s due this week; and those in the Chapel...
‘Thunder and Lightning’ Backfield Key To Carolina Football
If there’s one clear strength to the Tar Heels in 2014, it’s in the backfield.
Williams Says He Didn’t Know
"I don't sit in the classroom; I don't turn in the papers," Coach Williams said. "But I find that impossible for me to believe."
Former Players Disagree With McCants
Sixteen players from North Carolina's 2005 national championship team issued the following statement Friday to the Associated Press responding to form...
University Mall Adds New Tenants
The University Mall has announced three new expansions for the upcoming years: Tacos y Tequila this coming June, Planet Fitness this December, and Ave...