News & Sports Archive
UNC Winning By Committee
If you ask UNC men’s basketball coach Roy Williams about his team’s identity – he’ll tell you it doesn’t have one. ̶...
Marcus Paige Nominated For Senior CLASS Award
Marcus Paige is one of the 30 nominees for the men’s basketball Senior CLASS Award, given by the NCAA each year to student-athletes that excel o...
Most NC Hospitals Ban E-Cigarettes
According to a survey done by UNC researchers, approximately 80 percent of North Carolina hospitals have a written policy regarding the use of E-cigar...
‘Efficient’ Light Snow Possible Wednesday
A light snow could be coming to central North Carolina on Wednesday afternoon and evening. But, Nick Petro at the National Weather Service in Raleigh ...
Public Meetings for New, Faster Bus Line
Chapel Hill Transit is in the final stages of planning a new bus line and is looking for public input. On Wednesday and Thursday, Chapel Hill Transit ...
St. Mary’s Bridge In Hillsborough To Be Replaced
Construction will begin Wednesday January 27 to replace the bridge on St. Mary’s Road over Buckwater Creek between Stagg Road and Pleasant Green Roa...
Orange County Law Enforcement Investigating Efland Death
This story was updated with additional information Tuesday morning. Members of the Orange County Sheriff’s Office are investigating a death in Eflan...
Stroman On Sports: Dr. King’s Legacy
What is the role of athletics in fostering racial equality?
Medicaid Expansion In NC?
North Carolina hasn't expanded Medicaid yet. What are the possibilities for 2016?
NAACP Celebrates Martin Luther King Jr. Day With Rally
Members of the community gathered on Monday morning to celebrate the life of Martin Luther King Jr. through art and speech, before marching from Peace...
UNC Basketball Up to No. 2 in AP Poll
The UNC basketball team launched to No. 2 in the AP Poll on Monday afternoon. The Tar Heels improved to 16-2 on Saturday afternoon. Carolina is 5-0...
Majority of Residents Satisfied with Life in Chapel Hill
The Town Council heard the results of a survey on Monday January 11 that measured public satisfaction with quality of life and town services in Chapel...
UNC Commit Named McDonald’s All-American
UNC basketball commit Tony Bradley has been named to the McDonald’s All-American Team. Bradley, a 6’ 11” center from Bartow, Florida, was the fi...
Durham Police Investigating Hit and Run
Durham Police are asking for public assistance locating a vehicle involved in a hit-and-run accident on Monday. Police say a man was found in the road...
Chapel Hill Police: Break-Ins Down Over Holidays
Home break-ins in Chapel Hill over the holiday season are down, according to Chapel Hill Police Lieutenant Josh Mecimore. “We saw about a 25 percent...
Celebrating the Legacy of Martin Luther King Jr.
Monday, January 18, 2016 is Martin Luther King Jr. Day. Across the United States, there are marches, services, and other events honoring the legacy ...
Three Charged with Robbing Durham Convenience Store Twice
Durham Police have charged three men with robbing the same convenience store twice at gunpoint in 2015. Investigators charged 19-year-old Osman Joel C...
UNC Women’s Tennis Wins Weekend Singles and Doubles Titles
The UNC women’s tennis team claimed singles and doubles titles on Sunday at the Freeman Memorial Tennis Championship in Las Vegas. Hayley Carter won...
UNC Women’s Basketball Falls to No. 21 Miami
The UNC women’s basketball team fell 76-61 in Carmichael Arena on Sunday night to the University of Miami. With its third consecutive loss against c...
Meeks, No. 5 UNC Use Depth to Defeat Wolfpack
In just his second game back from a bruised knee—and his first time back in the starting lineup—junior forward Kennedy Meeks scored 18 of his 23 p...