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Pre-K - 12 Education
Orange County Schools Board Chair Resigns
Debbie Piscitelli had been appointed to the Orange County Schools board less than a year ago.
Former UNC Linebacker Quincy Monk Passes Away
Former UNC linebacker Quincy Monk passed away on Tuesday afternoon after a battle with cancer. Monk played for the Tar Heels from 1998 through 2001 an...
UNC Ranked No. 14 in New College Football Playoff Rankings
The North Carolina Tar Heels moved up to No. 14 in the latest College Football Playoff Rankings. See the full rankings. The Tar Heels defeated the V...
Underage Drinking a ‘Terrific Problem’ in North Carolina
Cases of underage drinking made for a long meeting of the state Alcohol Beverage Control Commission last Wednesday. The case against La Res was the ma...
Pre-K - 12 Education
Kidzu Raises $40,000
In an event at UNC System President Tom Ross’ house, Kidzu raised over forty thousand dollars. Kidzu development director Kate Sullivan said the mon...
High Number Of Travelers Expected For Thanksgiving Holiday
Over 1.3 million North Carolinians are expected to travel more than 50 miles for the Thanksgiving holiday, according to AAA Carolinas. “Nearly 9...
Tar Heels Get Back on Track, Defeat Northwestern 80-69
An upset loss at Northern Iowa on Saturday caused the UNC men’s basketball team to slip from first to ninth in the AP Top 25, but the Tar Heels reco...
2 Suspects Arrested After Threat Against Local School
***UPDATE: Two suspects, 17-year-old Shane Ryan Long and 16-year-old Caleb James Etheridge, were arrested by Chapel Hill Police. Their first court app...
East Chapel Hill High School Responds to Alleged Sexual Assault
A Chapel Hill mother is warning other parents after she says that her 15-year-old daughter, who is a special needs student, was sexually-assaulted at ...
Renee Price Announces Re-Election Bid for Orange County Board of Commissioners
Renee Price has announced that she will seek re-election to her District 2 seat on the Orange County Board of Commissioners. Price was first elected t...
Chansky Notebook: UNC Winning The Hard Way
If champions find a way to win, the Tar Heels must be champions. Larry Fedora said his team went into Saturday’s game at Virginia Tech facing the pe...
UNC Board of Trustees Discuss Connect NC Bond
House Representative Dean Arp briefed the UNC Board of Trustees on the Connect NC bond that will be on the ballot across North Carolina in March. R...
UNC Women’s Basketball Wins Three Straight in Weekend Tournament
UNC women’s basketball pulled out a 70-63 win against Yale on Sunday afternoon in Carmichael Arena. Behind an impressive effort from sophomore Jamie...
No. 1 Goes Down: Tar Heels Shocked by Northern Iowa
As the UNC football team was cementing its spot as number one in the ACC Coastal Division on Saturday, the top-ranked UNC men’s basketball team ...
UNC Football Clinches Coastal Division In OT Thriller At Virginia Tech
It certainly wasn’t the prettiest game the UNC football team has played this year, but after letting a 14-point lead disintegrate in the final t...
UNC Women’s Basketball Wins Three Straight
The North Carolina women’s basketball team has strung together a three-game winning streak with their latest game against a struggling Iona College ...
Chapel Hill “Christmas House” Will Help Hundreds
The Chapel Hill Service League's annual Christmas House gives gifts to 800 kids each year.
UNC Women’s Basketball Starts Weekend with a Victory
The University of North Carolina women’s basketball team improved to 2-2 with a 64-46 win over Fairleigh Dickinson on Friday night in Carmichael Are...
Top-Ranked Tar Heels Head to Northern Iowa; Paige Goes Home
When the No. 1 UNC men’s basketball team tips off its game against the Northern Iowa Panthers tomorrow it will be a bittersweet moment for seni...
Stigma Surrounding HIV Prevalent Following Charlie Sheen Announcement
Actor Charlie Sheen made the announcement this week that he is HIV positive and acknowledged that as treatments have advanced there is still a stigma ...