News & Sports Archive
Secrecy Surrounding Chancellor Raises Draws Criticism
The UNC Board of Governors decided in closed session on Friday to give pay raises to several chancellors across the UNC System. Now that information i...
UNC Men’s Basketball Slated No. 1 by Associated Press
Carolina men’s basketball will enter the 2015-2016 season ranked first in the Associated Press Top 25 poll. The preseason poll was released Monday. ...
UNC Football Ranked 21st
The North Carolina Tar Heel football team has cracked the Top 25. UNC is ranked 21st in this week’s Associated Press Top 25 college football poll. T...
Chapel Hill Police Investigating Armed Robbery
Chapel Hill Police are investigating an armed robbery, according to an Alert Carolina message sent to the campus community. Police responded to a repo...
UNC Police Respond to Sexual Assault After No Citations at Homegrown Halloween
An estimated 40,000 revelers crowded onto Franklin Street on Saturday night for Halloween, according to Chapel Hill Police. Orange County Emergency Se...
The Airplane Doppelgangers
Today is Monday, November 2, 2015. We met a couple of airplane doppelgangers. Also, there is some ironic news on self-driving cars and a pengu...
Election Day: Chapel Hill ‘At a Crossroads’
Municipal elections will be decided at the ballot box Tuesday. In Chapel Hill, there appears to be a clear delineation among residents – those votin...
Sunday, Blue Zone Hosts “A Tasteful Affair” For RMH
A Tasteful Affair is a major fundraiser for the Ronald McDonald House.
Stroman On Sports: Troubled Athletes
In making sports a big-money industry, are we enabling athletes' bad behavior?
News Around Town
Annual Community Dinner Seeks Volunteers, Donations
The 19th annual Community Dinner will take place April 10, 2016.
Sanctuary City Bill Could Alter Chapel Hill Policy
Protestors shut down the roadway outside the governor’s mansion in Raleigh on Thursday protesting House Bill 318. Governor Pat McCrory signed the co...
Estes Hills Student Receives Letter from President Obama
A local kindergartner got the attention of the most powerful person on the planet recently. Sanaa Horton was a kindergartner in Claire Ross’ classro...
Chapel Hill Mayoral Candidates Get Out The Vote
Polls show the race for Chapel Hill Mayor is neck-and-neck.
Train Keeps Rolling: UNC Beats Pitt, Wins Seventh Straight
With the lights of Heinz Field shining bright and the ESPN TV cameras watching closely, senior quarterback Marquise Williams and the rest of the UNC ...
Guskiewicz New Dean Of UNC Arts And Sciences
Kevin Guskiewicz is an internationally-renowned expert on sport-related concussions.
Police Make Arrest In July Sexual Assault Case
Chapel Hill police had been searching for David Edwards, Jr. since September.
Mayoral Challenger Hemminger Ahead In Campaign Spending
Once again, challenger Pam Hemminger has raised more money than incumbent Mark Kleinschmidt in the race to become Chapel Hill’s mayor
Tar Heels Aim to Silence Doubters Against No. 23 Pittsburgh
Midway through the 2015 college football season, the ACC Coastal division is still up for grabs. On Thursday night the Tar Heels travel to take on the...
Hemminger Leads Race for Chapel Hill Mayor
The Chapel Hill political landscape has seen a drastic shift in polling numbers in the lead-up to Election Day. A new Public Policy Polling survey has...
Tar Heels on top of 2015-16 ACC Preseason Poll
The North Carolina Tar Heels landed on top of the 2015-16 ACC preseason poll. Media members made their selections at ACC Media Day on Wednesday. The...