News & Sports Archive
ACC Remembers Vicious Rasheed Wallace Dunk Against Duke
In case you needed a reminder, the biggest rivalry in college basketball – which many in this area would argue is the biggest rivalry in sports,...
UNC Men’s Basketball Up to No. 5 in AP Poll
UNC men’s basketball checks in at number five in the latest Associated Press poll. The Tar Heels jumped up from number nine in last week’s ranking...
Orange County Crews Respond to 62 Accidents Due to Icy Roads
A stretch of wintry weather has left icy roads throughout our area. The precipitation began Sunday evening as snow before turning to sleet and freezin...
No. 9 UNC Gets Back on Track, Demolishes Pittsburgh 85-64
Since the calendar turned over to February, the No. 9 UNC men’s basketball team has seen its 13-game win streak end, lost twice, and had its head co...
Florida State Seminoles Take Down the Tar Heels
Freshman guard Stephanie Watts’ team-leading 19 points and nine rebounds weren’t enough to propel the University of North Carolina women’s b...
News Around Town
Compton Road Bridge To Be Replaced
North Carolina Department of Transportation contractors plan to replace Compton Road Bridge, closing the road between N.C. 86 and Carr Store Road no...
Anne-Marie Slaughter To Deliver UNC Commencement Address
Author and foreign policy analyst Anne-Marie Slaughter will deliver the commencement address at UNC on May 8. Slaughter served as the director of po...
PlayMakers Is Proud To Present “We Are Proud To Present”
PlayMakers' newest production is both funny and challenging, just like its title.
Thousands Attend Moral March on Raleigh
Despite freezing temperatures thousands came to downtown Raleigh Saturday morning to protest for voting rights and other causes. The tenth annual Mora...
Pre-K - 12 Education
Call For Volunteers: CHCCS Wants You!
Want to make a difference in your community? The CHCCS school district is calling for volunteers.
Dem Race Still Clinton’s To Lose; GOP Race Up In The Air
The 2016 election cycle is underway. Where do things stand in the presidential race?
Home Stretch For NC Comedy Arts Fest
You have two days left to catch this year's NC Comedy Arts Festival.
News Around Town
Carrboro Beginning Oral History Project
The Town of Carrboro has partnered with UNC’s Southern Oral History Project to create its own oral history that will be posted on the town webs...
Tar Heels Try To Turn The Corner After Boston College
Many won’t see a regular season win against the team with the worst record in the ACC as a major victory — But Theo Pinson says otherwise. ...
Chatham County Announces Agricultural Photography Contest
As a way to celebrate the diversity of agriculture in Chatham, the county is sponsoring an agricultural photography contest through June 30, 2016. Wi...
Training Fire Set for Saturday
Orange Rural Fire Department and other Orange County departments will be training with a practice fire the morning of February 13 in southern Hillsbor...
Residents Protest Sale Of Legion Road Property
A petition with over 80 signatures was presented to the Chapel Hill Town Council in their meeting Monday night. Residents were upset with how the town...
Understanding African-American History Through Preservation
Preserving historical sites was the topic of this year’s African – American History Month keynote lecture at UNC. Dr. Bettye Collier-Thomas spoke ...
No Injuries in Friday Morning Fire
Crews with the Orange County Rural Fire Department responded to a structure fire on Miller Road north of Hillsborough on Friday. A release says crews ...
Seven Applicants Interview for Open Board of Education Seat
Candidates for the open position on the Chapel Hill Carrboro City Schools Board of Education made their cases Thursday night. Seven applicants partici...