News & Sports Archive
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.
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Katie Early Of Ipas Awarded Planned Parenthood Lifetime Achievement Award
Early was honored with the Margaret Sanger Award...
Talkin’ Tar Heels with Eric Montross
WCHL's Matt Oakes had the chance to chat with former UNC player and current Tar Heel Sports Network analyst Eric Montross.
Suspect Named In Friday Shooting
Dennis Junious Clark, 23, is wanted for Attempted First Degree Murder after a downtown shooting Friday.
Do Proposed Changes In Poultry Inspections Address Contamination Concerns?
This proposed change, Danner said, has very little to do with food safety from the perspective of a consumer.
Tar Heels To Defend 56-Game Winning Streak Against Tigers Sunday Night
The North Carolina men’s basketball team, 11-7 overall and 1-4 in ACC action, will defend its 56-game home unbeaten streak against Clemson, 13-5 on ...
Orange Commissioners Seek Input on Recycling
The Orange County Board of Commissioners voted unanimously to conduct two more public hearings on a contentious recycling issue in Orange County.
It’s Official: UNC Hires Littrell To Direct No-Huddle Offense
North Carolina has hired Seth Littrell as assistant head coach for offense and tight ends coach.
Shooting In Downtown CH; One Victim
CHPD responded to a shooting at 6:30 p.m. at the intersection of Mitchell Lane and W. Rosemary Street.
UNC Student Body Pres: “Disgusted” By Athlete/Academic Accusations
Student body president Christy Lambden spoke out harshly against reports that many UNC athletes struggle to read.
At U.S. Mayors Conference, Kleinschmidt Talks Transit
Chapel Hill Mayor Mark Kleinschmidt attended the U.S. Conference of Mayors this week, with transportation as a key focus.
UNC’s Marion Jones Named ACC Legend, To Be Honored at ACC Tourney
UNC women’s basketball player Marion Jones, a member of the 1994 National Championship team, will represent Carolina in the 10th annual class of ACC...