News & Sports Archive
UNC/Duke Game Ticket Controversy Angers Fans Who Were Turned Away
Not all UNC fans were happy after Thursday night’s win over rival Duke. Ticket troubles resulted in many people getting turned away from Dean Dome...
Inclement Weather Warnings Cause Confusion On UNC Campus
“Some of the PA system sirens on the announcements say “tornado sighted’ because that is the way they are prerecorded..."
Carrboro Mid State Basketball Tournament Runs Cut Short
The Carrboro Jaguars’ tournament runs were cut short Thursday night, and now they await state tournament seeding.
3A Big Eight Championships Field Set
Four teams fight for two titles Friday night at Chapel Hill High School in the 3A Big Eight championship.
UNC Students Storm Franklin St. Following Win Over Rival Duke
"We started the Alma Mater. We salsa danced. We did it all..."
Tar Heels Deliver Gutty 74-66 Performance To Stave Off No. 5 Blue Devils
The North Carolina men's basketball team rallied past No. 5 Duke Thursday night 74-66 in front of a raucous Smith Center crowd to improve to 19-7 over...
Killer in Eve Carson Case Seeks Parole Possibility
Laurence Lovette, one of two men who murdered UNC Student Body President Eve Carson back in 2008, is trying once again to get the possibility of parol...
No. 11 UNC Women’s Basketball Holds On For Fourth-Straight, 80-74
The No. 11 UNC women’s basketball team stifled a sluggish first half and pulled away from Virginia, holding on late for an 80-74 win in Charlottesvi...
A House Divided: Duke-UNC Relationships
WCHL's Matt Oakes and Chapelboro's Todd Melet scoured the Smith Center to find some 'odd couples'.
Talkin’ Duke-Carolina with ESPN’s Jay Bilas
WCHL's Matt Oakes had the chance to chat with ESPN analyst Jay Bilas, who will be calling the game alongside Dick Vitale tonight.
NC Flu Death Toll Climbs To 74
Seventy four people in total have died of influenza statewide since flu season began in October of last year.
Carolina Baseball Looks To Get Back On Track In Xavier Home Series
The 1-2 Carolina baseball team will look to rebound from its opening series loss to the College of Charleston when the three-game set with 3-0 Xavier ...
UNC Students Petition CH Housing Ordinance
“The Council I think will hesitate to repeal this ordinance unless they can be assured that these unneighborly kinds of behaviors can be addressed.....
Google Fiber Could Be Coming To Chapel Hill/Carrboro
“We are already ahead of the game. I think a lot of that kind of forward thinking will pay off for us one day,” Lavelle said.
Taking Shots At Tar Heels Offense
Seven straight wins, including several of the double-digit variety, with a few come-from-behind victories sprinkled in and all seems well again in Tar...
Close Contacts Of ECH Student Who Died Being Monitored
“We have given prophylactic antibiotics to 14 contacts at this point,” said Orange County Health Department Director Colleen Bridger as she addres...
Big Eight Basketball: Top Seeds Move To Round Two
Top seeds advanced from the first round of the 3A Big Eight conference tournament Wednesday night on their home courts whittling the field down to fou...
14-Year-Old East Chapel Hill Student Dies Wednesday
Chapel Hill-Carrboro City Schools spokesperson Jeff Nash says a 14-year-old male student of East Chapel Hill High School died Wednesday, presumably fr...
Duke-Carolina: The 237th Chapter Pits Two Streaking Programs Against Each Other
The 237th installment of what is widely believed to be the greatest rivalry in college sports promises to be another classic encounter between two of ...
Pre-Game Duke Graffiti Found on UNC’s Campus
On Wednesday, a day before the rescheduled UNC-Duke basketball matchup, the rivalry had already inspired some mischief, in the form of vandalism on UN...