News & Sports Archive
Friday Night, “It’s A Wonderful Life”
The Community Home Trust is hosting a free screening of the Christmas classic at the Varsity Theater.
Tar Heels Aim For National Glory On Turf, Court
Two successful Tar Heel programs hope to take the next steps toward potential national championships this weekend. The UNC men’s soccer team hits th...
‘Express Delivery': Upset-Minded Tigers Take On Nighthawks
Chapel Hill looks to knock off Northern Guilford in H.S. football playoffs
Protesters Briefly Block Franklin Street After Grand Jury Verdict
About 60 people marched on Franklin Street Wednesday to protest a New York grand jury’s decision not to indict a police officer in the death of Eric...
New Delay For Village Plaza Apartments
Three weeks after asking Chapel Hill to push back a key deadline to approve Village Plaza Apartments, developers are once again asking for more time.
Pit Protests Continue On UNC Campus
Although it’s almost exam time for UNC students, the Pit wasn’t quiet Tuesday.
Chapel Hill Officials Discuss Light Rail Plan
Triangle Transit officials presented key questions for elected leaders to answer before Triangle Transit can solidify the light rail plan.
UNC Pharmacy School Receives $100M Donation from Eshelman
The Eshelman School of Pharmacy at UNC just received a staggering $100 million gift from its namesake.
Tar Heels Miss Mark, Fall Flat To Hawkeyes
The No. 6 North Carolina men's basketball team dropped a tough 60-55 decision in the ACC-Big Ten Challenge, losing to the feisty Iowa Hawkeyes Wednesd...
No. 6 UNC Visits Rutgers in ACC/Big Ten Challenge
North Carolina women’s basketball has finished a victorious run in Hawaii and will visit No. 18 Rutgers in New Jersey Thursday at 7 p.m. in the ACC/...
BoCC Votes To Help Migrant Children
Orange County Commissioners voted unanimously on Tuesday to welcome unaccompanied minors fleeing violence in Central America
Triangle Youth Ballet Marks 20 Years Of “The Nutcracker”
Triangle Youth Ballet will perform the show this weekend in Chapel Hill and next weekend in Durham.
Jasmin Bistro To Replace Qdoba On Franklin Street
There will be a new eatery on Franklin Street soon.
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Carrboro Branch Library Hosts Largest Fundraiser Of The Year
Carrboro Branch Library will host the Friends of Carrboro Library Book Sale Dec. 6 and 7 in the cafeteria at McDougle Middle School.
Chatham Park Breaks Ground Amid Controversy
UNC Health Care broke ground Tuesday on the first project in the controversial Chatham Park development near Pittsboro.
Paige Meets Old Friends as Tar Heels Take On Hawkeyes
UNC junior point guard Marcus Paige is relishing the chance to combat some old friends from back home Wednesday night when the No. 12 Tar Heels, 5-1 o...
Ted Seagroves, Chapel Hill Business Leader, Passes Away
Ted Seagroves passed away on Tuesday after a two-year fight with pancreatic cancer. He was 68.
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Smith Middle Assistant Principal In Need Of Kidney Transplant
Smith Middle Assistant Principal Stephon Goode says he’s grateful for the community support he’s received since being diagnosed with end-stage ren...
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Hillsborough Restaurants To Raise Money For Local Radio
Hillsborough radio station WHUP is getting a boost from local restaurants next week.
BoCC Commends Elected Officials, Welcomes New Members, Extends Chapel Hill’s ETJ
On Monday night in Hillsborough, the Orange County Board of Commissioners formalized big changes in leadership.