News & Sports Archive
Chamber of Commerce Wants Orange County to Shop Local on ‘Small Business Saturday’
According to the National Retail Federation, 95 million people nationwide plan to shop on Black Friday.
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Morris Grove Elementary Students ‘Shop with a Cop’ for the Holidays
Eighteen Morris Grove Elementary School students will get help shopping for holiday gifts this year, thanks to the Carrboro Police Department and the ...
Tar Heels Bounce Back, Beat UCLA 78-56
Marcus Paige led the way with 21 points.
Tar Heels Try To Tame Wolfpack In Home Finale
The North Carolina football team, 6-5 overall and 4-3 in the ACC, closes out its regular season with a 12:30 p.m. kickoff Saturday afternoon against i...
Chapel Hill, Orange Ready For Third-Round Playoff Clashes
The third-round of the high school football playoffs have arrived and two area teams are making plenty of noise in their respective bids for a state c...
UNC Volleyball Beats Duke in Five-Set Match
The UNC volleyball team won 3-2 in an exciting five-set match against Duke Wednesday afternoon at Carmichael Arena
Pit Protest Brings Ferguson To UNC
Several hundred students turned out for Wednesday's protest.
Heels Fall To Butler In Atlantis, 74-66
Key stat: Butler snagged the most offensive rebounds of any UNC opponent in the Roy Williams era.
UNC: Lee Let Go In Wake Of Wainstein Report
UNC officials have identified the first person fired in the wake of the Wainstein report.
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On Thanksgiving, There are Seats at the Table for Those in Need in Chapel Hill
Thanksgiving is a time for showing kindness to those who are lonely, or less fortunate than some of us.
Tar Heels Begin Battle 4 Atlantis, Face Bulldogs
The No. 5 North Carolina men’s basketball team, 3-0 on the season, embarks on its quest for a Battle 4 Atlantis tournament title Wednesday at high n...
Vigil Planned in Carrboro Over Ferguson Shooting
Carrboro Aldermen are organizing a conversation and vigil in honor of Michael Brown at 6:30 Wednesday night at Carrboro Town Hall.
Roy Williams’ Stolen Vacation
Scanning his closet for the perfect Hawaiian floral shirt, North Carolina men’s basketball coach Roy Williams could not help but mutter under his br...
‘Black Thursday’ Backlash Sparks Big-Box Boycott
Though many big-box stores are gearing up for 24 or even 48 hours of non-stop sales this holiday weekend, some are fighting the new trend of shopping ...
After Non-Indictment In Ferguson, Hundreds Gather At Peace And Justice Plaza
Monday night's candlelight vigil was one of many protests that took place across the country.
Applicants Interview for CHCCS Board Seat
At Monday night’s board meeting, thirteen candidates responded to a barrage of interview questions to fill a vacant seat on the Chapel Hill-Carrboro...
Fedora, Tar Heels Look To Send Seniors Out On Top
The 6-5 UNC football team follows up an emotional Thursday night win over Duke with another big-time rivalry game this Saturday to finish out the regu...
Low Gas Prices Fueling High Thanksgiving Traffic
AAA Carolinas says to expect lots of traffic - and low gas prices - this Thanksgiving.
UNC Apologizes After Damaging Duke Locker Room
UNC has offered to pay for the damages, estimated to be at least $10,000.
Melvin Scott, Former UNC Player, Charged With Rape
Durham police arrested Scott Friday; the incident reportedly occurred on August 20.