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Walk-Off in Los Angeles: No. 11 UCLA Slips Past No. 16 UNC Baseball
Heading into the seventh inning stretch, it appeared as if the No. 16 UNC baseball team was in position to open the year with a series win against one...
Back On Top: No. 5 UNC Dismantles No. 11 Miami in ACC Showdown
Wednesday night’s shocking loss to Duke left a poor taste in the mouths of UNC basketball fans, players, and coaches alike. All that can be said now...
County Commissioners Look To Fill Chapel Hill Planning Commission
The Board of Orange County Commissioners appoints representatives to fill two positions on the Chapel Hill Planning Commission. The planning commissio...
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Annual 5K Will Benefit St. Paul Village
The St. Paul Village 5K Walk/Run will take place Saturday, March 5.
Gallen, Diamond Heels Open 2016 With 4-0 Win Over No. 11 UCLA
UNC junior starting pitcher Zac Gallen took the mound at UCLA’s Jackie Robinson Stadium on Friday night needing to make a statement, both for hi...
NC General Assembly Adopts New Congressional Maps
***UPDATE: The U.S. Supreme Court has denied the request to stay the federal court’s ruling regarding the new Congressional maps.*** North Carol...
I-40 East Back Open at 15-501
Eastbound I-40 was closed at US-501 (MM 270) in Chapel Hill on Friday afternoon. The closure was due to a serious accident. The left two lanes were ...
Tar Heels Look To Put The Past Behind Them Against Miami
Come Saturday, UNC will look to do something they haven’t done all season — beat a ranked ACC team. The Tar Heels take on No. 11 Miami, searc...
Judge Dismisses Student-Athlete Lawsuit Against UNC
A Mecklenburg County judge has dismissed a lawsuit in which two former University of North Carolina athletes alleged the school failed to provide them...
Remembering Harper Lee’s Impact on the South
Harper Lee, the elusive author whose “To Kill a Mockingbird” became an enduring best-seller and classic film with its child’s-eye vi...
Briar Chapel Breaks Ground In Chatham County
Briar Chapel broke ground on the first of its four commercial segments Thursday in Chatham County. “After nearly 10 years of strategic planning, thi...
UNC Baseball Begins Regular Season
The Tar Heels will throw the first pitch of the 2016 regular season at 9 p.m. ET in Los Angeles. Junior Zac Gallen is scheduled to start the first gam...
Orange County Hires New Homeless Program Coordinator
Corey Root will serve as the county’s new Homeless Program Coordinator. The county manager’s office announced the hire on Thursday. Root will “l...
Zika Virus Confirmed in NC
The North Carolina Department of Health and Human Services has announced the first case of Zika virus in a North Carolina resident. Officials say the ...
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Saturday Is “Living History Day” In Hillsborough
Though really in Hillsborough, *every* day is Living History Day.
UNC’s Slow Start Costs Them a Win Against Pitt
It was a tale of two teams on Thursday night. The first North Carolina women’s basketball team to step onto the court in Carmichael Arena at seven o...
UNC’s Schneider Named ITA Indoor MVP
UNC men’s tennis player Ronnie Schneider has been named the Most Valuable Player of the ITA National Indoor Team Championship. The ITA announced the...
Joal Hall Broun Appointed To CHCCS Board Of Education
Joal Hall Broun was chosen from seven applicants to fill the vacancy on the Board of Education left by Michelle Brownstein, who resigned in December. ...
Meet Orange County Commissioner District 1 Candidates
Four candidates will be on the March 15 primary ballot for two seats up for election out of District 1 on the Orange County Board of Commissioners. Di...
UNC Men’s Tennis Sits Atop Rankings For First Time
For the first time in the history of the program, the UNC men’s tennis team has earned the top spot in the ITA Division I National Rankings. Th...