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UNC’s Marcus Paige Fit, Focused on Friars
A rejuvenated and fit Marcus Paige is a welcome sight for the Tar Heels.
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“How To Succeed” At Carrboro High
Carrboro High School's spring musical, "How To Succeed In Business Without Really Trying," opens Thursday.
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There's a lot going on in our community, y'all.
Candidate Profile: Mark Marcoplos for OC Board of Commissioners, District 2
Mark Marcoplos of Bingham Township is challenging fellow Democrat Earl McKee for his seat on the Orange County Board of Commissioners, representing ru...
OC Board Of Elections Approves Five Early Voting Sites For May Primary
That’s one more option than last year, and another location could be added when the state Board of Elections gives final approval Monday.
Hedgepeth Murder Documents To Remain Sealed, Judge To Review Case Info.
Superior Court Judge Howard Manning said Wednesday that the documents, including the autopsy report, will remain sealed until he reviews them, without...
Spring Weather Advisory: First Day of Spring Will Feel Just Like That
March 20 is the official first day of spring. And fortunately for Triangle residents beset by lousy weather lately, it’s not just “springtime” o...
Oakes: Roy’s Remarks – “Don’t Bury Us Yet!”
“We have had some outstanding wins this year, both in and out of league play, over teams that received some very high seeds in the field, so we know...
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Carrboro Declares ‘Lady Tigers Day’ in Honor of 3A State Basketball Champs
March 19, 2014 is officially Lady Tigers Day in Carrboro.
Orange County Residents Pan Recycling District Tax Plan
Residents of rural Orange County say they’re not impressed with plans for a new solid waste service district tax
State Investigating Whether Duke Energy Leaked Contaminated Water At Chatham Co. Plant
The concern is whether contaminated water was also released into the canal, which flows into an unnamed tributary that feeds the Cape Fear River, a dr...
Coach Williams Emphasizing Rebounding Heading Into NCAA Opener
UNC Head Coach Roy Williams says this time of year, every team gets new life.
Morinaga Candy Factory Construction In OC To Begin “In A Couple Of Weeks”
“We really do not have much time right now to think about being happy with our success because we have a lot to do," Brantley said.
Closings, Cancellations, Delays – Updated 8:05 a.m. 3/18
Due to winter weather, schools and businesses are taking the necessary steps to ensure the safety of their students and staff.
Clouds To Keep Temperatures Down Tuesday, Warmer Wednesday
National Weather Service meteorologist Ryan Ellis says temperatures will stay in the 30s Tuesday, but the Triangle will see-saw right back to the 50s ...
Rachel ‘Bunny’ Mellon dead at 103
Rachel "Bunny" Mellon, the deeply private and profoundly wealthy centenarian, has died at her estate in Virginia. She was 103.
“The Edge” Proposed Development Stirs Residents’ Worries And Support
“Those are my main concerns—the noise and the traffic on Eubanks—and the increased general activity,” Stuart said.
Coach Fedora Wants No Drop-off From Hot 2013 Finish In UNC Spring Ball
With spring break over, the Tar Heel football team is back out on the practice fields gearing up for a run at an ACC championship in 2014.
Talented UNC Women Get NCAA No. 4 Seed, Face No. 13 UT-Martin Sunday
The 24-9 North Carolina women’s basketball team found out its NCAA Tournament fate Monday night. The Tar Heels are a No. 4 seed in the Stanford brac...
Improving Diamond Heels Begin Five-Game Homestand with Tigers
The No. 13 North Carolina baseball team, 14-5 overall and 4-2 in the ACC, will begin a five-game homestand when it faces Princeton,3-7 on the year, Tu...