News & Sports Archive
“Moral March” Set To Rekindle Moral Monday Movement
"...At least there is an awareness that, yes, things are getting worse. We are going backwards.”
Duke Energy Merger: Two Utilities, One Name
The merger between Duke Energy and Progress Energy has combined two utilities under one name but the operations of the company remain as two units.
Overmatched Tar Heels Fall to 0-3 In ACC Play In Loss At Syracuse
UNC fell behind at halftime and could never recover at the Carrier Dome against No. 2 Syracuse.
Tornado Watch In Effect For OC, Most Of Central NC Till 6 PM
A tornado watch is in effect for most of Central North Carolina including Orange, Chatham and Durham Counties till 6 p.m....
Don’t Touch That Gas Tank Without Discharging
Why do you get shocked most noticeably in the winter?
Carolina Soul Searching Continues With Carrier Dome Collision At No. 2 Syracuse
Concerning to Tar Heel fans, Head Coach Roy Williams says he’s questioning everything right now, even down to what coat he’s wearing.
Pre-K - 12 Education
Orange County’s Newest Charter School To Open This Fall
A new charter school is coming to Orange County. The Expedition School is slated to open in Hillsborough this fall.
Before the ACC season is over, the UNC men’s basketball team will have traveled 4,534 miles round trip. But is that really so much more now in “th...
Pre-K - 12 Education
Mia Burroughs To Seek OC Commissioners Seat
CHAPEL HILL – Chapel Hill-Carrboro School Board member Mia Burroughs will seek the Orange County Commissioner seat being vacated by long-time Co...
Overturned Car Carrying Child Blocks Traffic On MLK, Child OK
Lieutenant Josh Mecimore said there were no injuries.
Tar Heel Take: Miami
Join Matt Oakes and Rachel Nash as they go behind the scenes of UNC’s first home ACC game against Miami with special guests Jones Angell and Eri...
NC Police To Release Findings In Durham Teen’s Death
Police in North Carolina are expected to release their preliminary findings in the case of a teenage suspect who died while in police custody.
Maria Palmer Joins NAACP Efforts In Voter ID Lawsuit V. State
“I do think that they will do what they are designed to do—to restrict voting—to disenfranchise poor people, the elderly and people of color,”...
Hand Sanitizer Doesn’t Protect Us Against All Viruses
CHAPEL HILL – We all know the importance of washing our hands, especially during flu season. But when we’re on the go and have to rely on hand...
Carolina Men’s Lacrosse Starts 2014 Campaign No. 3 Nationally, Women Top-Ranked
The defending ACC champion Tar Heels will have their work cut out for them if they are to repeat as champions this year. Conference rival Duke is rank...
Thursday Takedown: Tar Heel Women Overcome Sluggish Start, Top Wolfpack 79-70
After a slow start, Carolina seized momentum behind offensive firepower led by Diamond DeShields.
Long-time OC Commissioner Alice Gordon Won’t Seek Re-Election
ORANGE COUNTY – Long-time Orange County Commissioner Alice Gordon announced Thursday that she does not intend to seek another term in office. ...
OHS, CHHS Boys Basketball Fight For Big-8 First Place Friday
Two teams remain undefeated in the boys Big-8 3A conference, and they’ll go head-to-head Friday night.
Death Penalty Off The Table For 2012 Double Homicide
Orange County District Attorney Jim Woodall says his office won’t pursue the death penalty in a double homicide from 2012.
Academic Advisor Receives Death Threats; Admissions Director, Roy Williams Respond To Illiteracy Claims
“I can tell you, we do not admit students who we believe cannot read or write,” Farmer said.