News & Sports Archive
CHHS Claims Swimming Conference Crowns, Aiming For More
The Chapel Hill High School swim program made a big splash last Friday when it captured both the men’s and women’s conference crowns in the league...
“Duke-Carolina: The Blue Blood Rivalry” to Premiere in LA
LOS ANGELES — Former Duke and UNC basketball stars will highlight a star-studded gathering for the West Coast premiere of the new documentary fi...
NC Jobless Rates Tumbles, Signs Remain Of Sluggish Recovery
The North Carolina unemployment rate took another dive in the final month of 2013 as 6.9 percent of the workforce claimed jobless benefits, according ...
UNC Emergency Siren Test Postponed
The emergency siren and text message test on UNC’s campus is being postponed due to the threat of inclement weather.
One To Three Inches Of Snow Possible In Orange County
A winter storm warning is issued when three or more inches of snow are expected, but Orange County is likely just far enough west to be outside the po...
Friday Shooting Suspect Arrested
The man suspected of shooting someone at the corner of West Rosemary Street and Mitchell Lane in Chapel Hill Friday evening has been arrested, accordi...
CH Town Council Moves Forward With OC Recycling Partnership
"Even though I presume that they will be a good partner as well, they haven’t really given us much indication that they are capable of being a good ...
Tar Heel Take: Clemson
Join Rachel Nash and Alex Curley as they go behind the scenes of UNC’s exciting win against Clemson to keep their 57 game winning streak in Chap...
Final Splash: UNC Senior Swimmers Set to Say Goodbye to Program
The Tar Heel swimming and diving team faced ACC rival Virginia last weekend with mixed results and they’re looking to finish out the season on a hig...
Winter Weather Advisory: Tuesday 12:00 noon to Wednesday 12:00 noon
ACCUMULATION...ONE TO TWO INCHES OF SNOW IS POSSIBLE IN THIS AREA.
Tar Heel Women Slide Up To No. 6, Men Remain Unranked in Latest Polls
The Tar Heel women’s basketball team slid up a spot to No. 6 in the AP poll released Monday following a light game featuring one win – a comfortab...
Bonnie Hauser To Seek County Commissioner Seat
Hillsborough resident Bonnie Hauser is the latest to announce she will seek a seat on the Orange County Board of Commissioners.
And Then Holden Said…
Historians debate if it was THE primo media circus in UNC’s long history. Dickie & Meezie (and the pissed-off posse) Fire Matt gets votes, as do...
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Ellie Kinnaird Named AARP Legislator Of The Year
Ellie Kinnaird stepped out of the District 23 senate seat in August, but AARP recently recognized her as the Legislator of the Year.
Willingham: ‘I’m Telling The Truth’
Mary Willingham told CNN that her research found that between eight and ten percent of UNC football and basketball players read below a 3rd grade leve...
Ignorant Of Town Policy, Student Renters Fined, Evicted
Enforcement of a town housing ordinance is reportedly resulting in landlords fining or evicting student tenants.
Tar Heel Men Maintain Home Streak Against Tigers, Win 80-61
The North Carolina men's basketball team ran away from Clemson 80-61 in a determined effort to improve to 12-7 on the season and 2-4 in the ACC while ...
Town Council Wary Of East Franklin Hotel Plan
A plan for a new hotel on East Franklin Street met with opposition from residents and the Chapel Hill Town Council last week
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Recognizing Heroes, Past And Present
Vote for local sports heroes; a touching photography exhibit; civil rights; senior volunteers; and fire trucks.
News Around Town
Katie Early Of Ipas Awarded Planned Parenthood Lifetime Achievement Award
Early was honored with the Margaret Sanger Award...