News & Sports Archive
Going Bowling: Carolina Crushes Scoring Record, ODU, to Make Postseason
The Tar Heels improved to 6-5 and gained bowl eligibility with a school record 80 points and an emphatic 80-20 victory over Old Dominion in front of ...
News Around Town
Chapel Hill Attorney Dies After Complications With Surgery
Long-time Chapel Hill attorney, William Griffin Graves, III died early Saturday morning after a short illness.
Men’s Basketball Advances To HoF Tipoff Championship, 82-72
It took more than 15 minutes for the Tar Heels to get going, but the No. 24 UNC men’s basketball team bounced back from it’s first loss of the sea...
HS Football Roundup: Orange Outlasts Cleveland to Set Up Southern Durham Rematch
CLAYTON, N.C.– The Orange Panthers survived a back-and-forth battle with Cleveland to pull out a 59-50 win to improve to 12-1 on the year and se...
News Around Town
Great American Smokeout; Church Street Closed; Tar Heel Express
Orange County promotes smoking cessation and supportive environments during the Great American Smokeout.
Carrboro Mayor-Elect On Evolution Of Downtown
“The hotel is bringing in people to our town that wouldn’t otherwise be able to be here," Lavelle says.
WSoc: Dunn’s Return Fuels 4-0 NCAA Win Over The Hoosiers
Crystal Dunn and Paige Nielseneach scored a goal and assisted on another and Satara Murray assisted on a pair of tallies to power fifth-ranked North C...
Field Hockey Falls To Connecticut In NCAA Semifinal Shootout
North Carolina's 2013 field hockey season came to an end Friday evening in the NCAA Championship semifinals at L.R. Hill Sports Complex, where the No....
UNC Fraternity Proposes Local Bag Tax
Everyone wants to kick bad habits, and a group of UNC students wants to help Chapel Hill and Carrboro residents kick one of theirs with a grocery bag ...
Recent CHHS Grad Hit And Killed Tuesday Night
Nineteen-year-old Greg Powell was killed by a car when walking along Bethel-Hickory Grove Church Road on Tuesday night.
Was Kennedy Shot By Accident?
CHAPEL HILL - Was John Kennedy shot by accident when Oswald was actually aiming at John Connally? UNC Graduate and novelist James Reston, Jr. told WC...
CHPD Seeks Missing Teen
Chapel Hill Police need your help to locate a teenage girl missing since Wednesday.
Suspicious Device Found on East Franklin Street
Chapel Hill Police are investigating a suspicious device found at the intersection of Elliott Road and East Franklin Street.
A Chat With the Head Monarch: ODU’s Coach Wilder
WCHL's Matt Oakes had the chance to chat with Old Dominion Head Coach Bobby Wilder as his team prepares for its regular season finale against the Tar ...
Former UNC Star John Henson Slams NCAA on Twitter
A couple of Henson’s hashtags included #TERRIBLE and #ItsGottaStop.
Hoop it Up with The Heels
Coach Williams Aims for Tar Heel Rebound
“It should get our guys’ attention that the team that beat us lost to the guys we’re getting ready to play next. Chris [Richmond coach] does a r...
Pre-K - 12 Education
CHCCS Asks State To Drop Class Rank Requirement
The resolution asks that the General Assembly allow the districts to decide if class rank will be included on their students’ transcripts.
Huddle Up With The Heels
UNC Football: Overcoming Scars, Fatigue & ‘Drew Brees’-type QB
"He’s as good as there is. He’s Drew Brees good, if not better. He is fantastic. He’s as good as there is,” Coach Koenning says.
The Grid with Matt & Matt: Playoffs-Round Two
The hunt for the high school football state championship rolls on Friday night with the second round of the playoffs.
Survive and Advance: UNC Men’s Soccer Beats USF in NCAA Opener
The Tar Heels improved to 9-5-5 on the season and will now travel out west to play No. 12 seed UC Irvine on Sunday at 5 p.m.