News & Sports Archive
This Holiday Season, “Be A Santa To A Senior”
Home Instead Senior Care runs "Be A Santa To A Senior" in Chapel Hill each year.
UNC Football’s Fifth-Year Seniors Have Seen It All
As UNC’s incredible football season approaches its conclusion, all five of the team’s fifth-year seniors each celebrated another milestone this pa...
On National Politics And Moving Forward
Guns, politics, media sensationalism, "radicalization" and Donald Trump, oh my.
UNC Core Helps Military Personnel Earn Degrees
With the help of the state, UNC is expanding their certificate program for military personnel. The UNC Core program offers online courses, which can b...
UNC Professor Estimates Pollution Accounts for Millions of Deaths Annually
The debate over what to do or, as some argue, what not to do when it comes to regulating and reducing emissions has been a heated topic in North Carol...
Hillsborough Proposes Stormwater Utility
The town of Hillsborough has proposed a new stormwater utility and fees. The stormwater utility would help the town improve its current system and pay...
UNC Women’s Basketball Loses to Oklahoma State by 10
The UNC women’s basketball team lost to undefeated Oklahoma State on Monday night. The Cowgirls knocked off the Tar Heels 77-67, handing North Carol...
Rudd Media Takes Over WCHL and Chapelboro, Announces New Local Ownership Group of Four
CHAPEL HILL, NC – Rudd Media, LLC, has closed on ownership of WCHL Radio and Chapelboro.com, and principal Mr. Leslie Rudd has announced a partner...
Stroman On Sports: 16-0?
The Carolina Panthers are 13-0. Should they rest their starters - or go for a perfect season?
UNC Forward Meeks Out with Bruised Knee
UNC junior forward Kennedy Meeks will miss the next “several weeks” with a bruised knee, according to the university. A release says docto...
Documentary on UNC Scandal Set to Premiere Jan. 8
A documentary detailing the UNC scandal is nearing its release date. Bradley Bethel is a former learning specialist at Carolina, who left that positi...
UNC Basketball Drops to No. 11
The UNC basketball team fell to No. 11 in the both polls on Monday. The Tar Heels lost their only game of the week on Saturday afternoon. The Texa...
Nine Tar Heels Honored As Preseason All-American
Nine members of the UNC women’s lacrosse team were named as Preseason All-Americans. The Tar Heels are ranked second in the nation. Goalie Cayle...
AWOL Marine Arrested in Chapel Hill
A US Marine was found AWOL in Chapel Hill, on Saturday, when he was arrested for credit card fraud. Nineteen-year-old Elijah Palmer, based out of Camp...
Web Survey Helps Doctors Connect With Cancer Patients
A new web system has been linked to a greater quality of life for cancer patients, according to research done by UNC Dr. Ethan Basch. “We looked at ...
2016 Primary Field Getting Crowded in Orange County
***UPDATE: Mark Marcoplos has filed for the at-large seat on the Board of County Commissioners, as of Monday afternoon.*** Filing is entering its fina...
UNC Men’s Lacrosse Picked as Preseason No. 5
The UNC men’s lacrosse team was picked to finish last in the ACC, in a preseason coaches’ poll released Monday. Norte Dame claimed the number one ...
Orange County Reports 9th Rabies Case of 2015
Orange County Animal Services has received its ninth positive rabies test result of the year, according to the state laboratory of public health. That...
Missing Burlington Woman Found in Chapel Hill
A missing Burlington woman was found in Chapel Hill over the weekend. Burlington Police reported that Jeanette Marie Hughes was reported missing by he...
UNC Holds Mid-Year Commencement Ceremony
UNC congratulated another graduating class over the weekend with the university’s December commencement in the Dean E. Smith Center. On the unusuall...