News & Sports Archive
OC Commissioners Plan for Better Emergency Communication
At Tuesday’s meeting in Hillsborough, the Orange County Board of Commissioners discussed ways the county can improve its communication during emerge...
Cherfaoui Pleads Guilty To Killing Wife
Ali Cherfaoui will be sentenced to at least 30 years behind bars.
UNC Men’s Soccer Downs Georgia State, 4-0
The UNC men's soccer team has now won four straight.
Greensboro Judge (Finally) Strikes Down Gay Marriage Ban
Less than 100 hours ago, this would have been huge news.
Roy Williams Relishing ‘Molding’ Season, UNC’s Potential
October is Roy Williams’ favorite time of the year. In preseason practice, the UNC basketball head coach says he can spend time truly teaching his p...
CHPD Investigating Dead Body Found Downtown
Police say there's no sign of foul play.
Storm Tonight Will Drop Heavy Rain, Tornado Possible
The National Weather Service is expecting an inch or more of rain to fall on the Triangle tonight.
Orange County Reports Lowest Teen Pregnancy Rate In NC
Health Department officials say Orange County’s teen pregnancy rate has dropped by 35 percent in the past year, making it the lowest in the state.
UNC: Health Benefits For Same-Sex Spouses
UNC employees can now enroll same-sex spouses in the health care program.
CH’s Mayor Was Attorney On Historic Same-Sex Marriage Case
Kleinschmidt says the case actually began over a question of religious freedom.
News Around Town
Riverwalk Opens In Hillsborough
The 1.8-mile Riverwalk trail has been in the making for more than 15 years.
UNC Football Turning the Corner À La 2013?
UNC football head coach Larry Fedora is comparing the Tar Heels’ tough 50-43 loss at Notre Dame on Saturday to last season’s 27-23 defeat to Miami...
Same-Sex Couples Sign Up to Get Married in Orange County
The Mayor of Carrboro and her longtime partner were first in the line of same-sex-couples that showed up at the Orange County Deeds office Monday for ...
Carrboro Police To Carry Overdose Prevention Kits
Carrboro police will now carry kits to help prevent drug overdose deaths.
UNC Baseball Releases 2015 Schedule
The UNC Baseball season begins on February 13.
“A Really Intense And Wonderful Moment”
Same-sex marriage is now legally recognized across the state of North Carolina.
McCrory at UNC University Day: Focus on Job Skills
In his keynote speech Sunday for UNC’s 221st birthday celebration, North Carolina Gov. Pat McCrory said that universities must prepare more students...
‘Little Things’ Still Costing Tar Heels Big-Time
The Tar Heels were left wondering what could have been Saturday evening in the waning minutes of a hard-fought, but altogether frustrating loss to the...
Battling Tar Heels Fall 50-43 To No. 5 Fighting Irish
The Tar Heels held a fourth-quarter lead, but they couldn't hold on for the upset.
Project Connect Makes Big Changes, Big Strides
This year's "Project Connect" served more than 200 guests - and introduced a new approach to housing services.