News & Sports Archive
UNC WBB Opens ACC Play With Stern Maryland Test One Final Time
It will be the final time Carolina and Maryland face off as members of the ACC. Maryland departs the conference for the Big Ten next season.
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Brushstrokes, Books & Bus Routes
HILLSBOROUGH- The Orange County Public Library received nearly 100 toys and more than 1,000 pounds of food as part of this year’s “Food and Toys f...
Talkin’ Tar Heels with Jones Angell: Carolina Basketball
Tar Heel basketball sits at 10-3 on the season, but now opens up ACC play at Wake Forest on Sunday.
Weekend Warmup Points To Monday Freeze
BITTERLY COLD TEMPERATURES AND STRONG WINDS LATE MONDAY INTO TUESDAY WILL POTENTIALLY BRING LIFE THREATENING WIND CHILLS TO THE AREA.
Football ‘Mercy Rule’ On The Table in Spring NCHSAA Meeting
The recommendation was that whenever the point differential exceeds 42 by halftime or at any point in the second half, a running clock would be instit...
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St. Paul’s 150th; Holiday Waste Collection Conclusion; Chatham Tax Listing
St. Paul AME Church kicks off its celebrations of its doors opening 150 years ago on Sunday.
Chapel Hill Hopes Alarm System Registry Deters False Calls
Starting soon, the Town of Chapel Hill will require all residents and business owners to register their security alarm systems.
Chatham Dems Name Date For House 54 Appointment
Democrats from Chatham and Lee Counties have set a date to name a replacement to fill Deb McManus’s empty seat in the General Assembly.
Quartet of Carolina Panthers Players Selected to AP All-Pro Team
Fullback Mike Tolbert, linebacker Luke Kuechly and center Ryan Kalil made the first team while defensive end Greg Hardy placed on the second team.
Short Warm-Up To Come, Then Single-Digit Temps
After another rain front moves through on Sunday, temperatures are expected to plummet early next week.
UNC Associate AD Creech Leaves for Maine Director of Athletics Job
On Feb. 10, the Chapel Hill native will officially be taking over as the chief of Black Bear Athletics.
UNC Hospitals Visitor Restrictions Begin Monday
More than 100 patients have tested positive for influenza and three patients have died from the flu so far this flu season at UNC Hospitals.
’13 NC Gas Prices Stay Low, ’14 Looks To Follow Trend
“We do expect gas prices to remain low, maybe even be slightly lower for 2014..."
Beware Of Black Ice, High Winds
WIND GUSTS OF
THIS MAGNITUDE COULD RESULT IN A FEW DOWNED TREES AND POWER OUTAGES FRIDAY MORNING...IN ADDITION TO WIND CHILL READINGS IN THE TEENS.
Talkin’ Tar Heels with Jones Angell: Carolina Football
Tar Heel football wrapped up another winning season with a Belk Bowl win, but what does it mean for the future of the program?
Norovirus Peak Season Is Upon Us
"This is the time of year that we really do start seeing an increase in cases...."
2014: Kinnaird Sets Sight On Battling Election Law Changes
“We are hoping that people all over the state will now take part in this..." Kinnaird said.
UNC Women Sneak Away With 74-71 Win Vs. JMU
The No. 10 UNC women’s basketball team saw one final challenge before ACC play begins Sunday as the Tar Heels snuck past the James Madison Duke Thur...
Cold Temperatures To Follow Thursday Rain
National Weather Service Meteorologist Jonathan Blaes says Thursday’s rain showers will usher in cold temperatures heading into the weekend, but no ...
Carolina Wrestler Henderson Stumbles in QF Action at Southern Scuffle
Henderson was the only Carolina wrestler left in the championship bracket.