News & Sports Archive
Race For House 50: Meyer Says State Democrats Will Make NC “Prosperous” Again
"Some of the things that have happened over the past several years would not have happened if Democrats were in control of the legislature.”
UNC Study: Parental Habits That Can Cause Child Obesity Common Across Racial Lines
A new pediatrics study by UNC found that behaviors thought to lead to childhood obesity are all-too-common among parents in the U.S., regardless of ra...
OC Sheriff Candidates Square Off In First Debate
The Orange County Sheriff’s race got underway in earnest this weekend as the six candidates squared off in their first debate
Texas Bound Tar Heel Men Eye NCAA Tournament Run
The Tar Heels will begin their NCAA journey in San Antonio as the No. 6 seed in the Tournament.
Tar Heels Trump Terps in College Park
The No. 13 North Carolina baseball team grabbed a 2-1 series win over Maryland Sunday afternoon with a 9-4 victory, improving to 14-5 overall and 4-2 ...
ACC Tourney: Championship Chat
This matchup was a tantalizing one.
In NC, Did Cutting Benefits Really Cut Unemployment?
The answer may be yes--but economist Mark Vitner says it's "not a success story" either way.
CHHS Wins 3A NCHSAA Girls’ Basketball State Title With Perfect Season
Chapel Hill capped a perfect season with a 69-56 win over Hickory in Saturday's state 3-A girls’ basketball championship game at the Dean Smith Cent...
Art’s Angle: Playing With House Money
If you’re still going off on Carolina’s embarrassing ouster from the ACC Tournament, ask yourself this question: How the hell did this team win 23...
Gender May Be Key To ACA Impact On Small Biz
How has the Affordable Care Act affected local business? The answer may depend on gender.
ACC Tourney: Friday Fun (pt. II)
A little late, but here are my Friday observations late in the evening from the tourney.
Remembering Former Rec & Parks Director Richard Kinney, 1952-2014
Friends and colleagues of retired Carrboro Recreation & Parks Director Richard Kinney remember him as a forward thinker who left an indelible stamp on...
One and Done! Late Tar Heel Rally Falls Short Against Pitt
The No. 15 North Carolina men's basketball team fell 80-75 in the ACC Tournament quarterfinals Friday afternoon to drop to 23-9 overall on the season.
Listen Back To CHHS’s Run To The State Title Game
The Chapel Hill High School girls' basketball team plays Saturday at 5:00 p.m. for the 3A NCHSAA state title.
ACC Tourney: Friday Fun (pt. I)
#1 UVA vs #9 FSU First of all, I sit down for my seats for this thrilling quarterfinal Friday and what do I see? Yes. You guessed it. The FSU cheerlea...
UNC Library Celebrates 7 Millionth Book
“It is a very great thing to have such a remarkable library here in the Triangle,” Funke says.
Orange County Rape Crisis Center Marks 40th Year With 2 Events
The Orange County Rape Crisis Center in Chapel Hill marks its 40th anniversary this year with a couple of upcoming community events.
CHHS Girls’ Basketball Seeks Perfection, State Title Saturday
The quest for perfection comes to an end Saturday as two undefeated teams fight for the 3A NCHSAA girls’ basketball state title, Chapel Hill High Sc...
ACC Tournament Moving To Barclays Center In 2017?
The ACC is finalizing agreements with the Barclays Center in Brooklyn, New York to move the postseason tournament there starting as early as 2017, acc...
UNC President to Attend Forum on College Athletes
Next week, University of North Carolina President Tom Ross will take part in public discussions about college sports and academic values, at the invit...