News & Sports Archive
Chapel Hill Police Make Arrests in Connection to Multiple Break-Ins
Chapel Hill Police have arrested three individuals in connection with at least two area break-ins, according to police reports. 21-year-old Penelope S...
Andy Cagle Files for the At-Large Seat on the Orange County Board of Commissioners
Filing for the 2016 election is in its second week and names continue to trickle into the race. Andy Cagle has filed as a Democratic candidate for the...
UNC Defensive Coordinator Loses Out on Broyles Award
UNC football defensive coordinator Gene Chizik was honored as finalist for the Broyles Award, on Tuesday. Chizik was one of five finalists for the aw...
Former Chapel Hill Town Council Member Sentenced for DWI
Former Chapel Hill Town Council member Lee Storrow was given a 60-day suspended sentence following his guilty plea to driving while impaired. Judge Ja...
Orange County Honored For Use Of Life Saving Drug
Orange County received the Excellence in Innovation Award from the North Carolina Association of County Commissioners, on Monday night, for the Naloxo...
Stroman On Sports: Bowls Galore!
Is the college football world suffering from too many bowls? Does it even matter?
Board Of Commissioners Makes Change Atop Leadership
Commissioner Mark Dorosin will take over as vice chair for the Orange County Board of Commissioners, replacing Commissioner Bernadette Pelissier. Dor...
California Shooting Renews Call for Gun Violence Research
The shooting in San Bernardino, California, last week that left 14 dead and 21 injured has led to a renewed call to remove a de facto ban on federal f...
Marcus Paige Named ACC Player of the Week in First Week Back
North Carolina senior guard Marcus Paige has been named ACC Player of the Week for his performance for the Tar Heels against Maryland and Davidson. Th...
UNC Basketball Moves up to No. 3
The UNC basketball team moved up to No. 3 in both the AP and Coaches polls, Monday afternoon. The Tar Heels defeated the then No. 2 Maryland Terrapins...
Authorities Seeking Information Regarding Armed Robbery
The Orange County Sheriff’s Office is asking the public for information after an armed robbery over the weekend. Authorities say a 911 call was plac...
James Barrett Elected Chair of Chapel Hill – Carrboro City School Board
The Chapel Hill – Carrboro City School System Board of Education has selected new leadership. Three new members were elected to the Chapel Hill – ...
No. 9 UNC Lays the Smackdown on Davidson, 98-65
In their first game since defeating No. 2 Maryland this past Tuesday, the No. 9 UNC men’s basketball team put together another impressive performanc...
News Around Town
Orange County SportsPlex Marks 10 Years
It's been a decade since a public-private partnership took over the Triangle SportsPlex.
UNC Against Baylor in Russell Athletic Bowl
UNC has found out where it will be headed for bowl season. Carolina suffered just the second loss on the season for the Tar Heels against the number-o...
Pre-K - 12 Education
Estes Hills Food Drive Helps Families Over Holidays
Estes Hills Elementary School holds a holiday food drive every year.
Tar Heels Come Up Short In ACC Title Game: Clemson Wins 45-37
Charlotte — Entering Saturday it had been 35 years since the UNC football team last won an ACC Championship. That number will now go to 36, as t...
UNC Signs Fedora to Extension
Just before the number 10 UNC football team and top-ranked Clemson are set to square off for the ACC Championship, the univeristy has agreed to a 7-ye...
UNC AIDS Day Symposium Focuses on HIV Research
Once considered a death sentence, HIV is now a treatable disease as a result of research done by UNC and across the globe. UNC hosted their 17th annua...
News Around Town
“Holly Jolly Jog” Will Help Make Bucket List Wishes Come True
The first-ever "Holly Jolly Jog" will take place Sunday in Southern Village.