News & Sports Archive
New Barbecue Restaurant Replacing Southern Rail in Carrboro
A new barbecue restaurant will be opening in the space formerly occupied by Southern Rail in Carrboro. CrossTies Barbecue will be opened in the downto...
Clear Snow From Your Car
Before venturing out for the first time after a winter storm, everybody understands that they need to clear snow and ice from the windshield. But, man...
Orange County Prepares for New Voter ID Law
Voters in North Carolina will be required to show a picture ID at the polls for the upcoming primary election. If voters do not have a photo ID, they ...
UNC Basketball Remains No. 2 in the Nation
The UNC basketball is still No. 2 in the nation, according to the AP. The new poll was released on Monday. Oklahoma remained on top. The Tar Heels did...
UNC Seeking Private Contractor to Operate Student Stores
UNC is now accepting bids from private companies to manage the Student Stores on the university’s campus. Interested businesses have until Febru...
Carolina Panthers Rout Cardinals: Headed to Super Bowl
Cam Newton accounted for four touchdowns, two passing and two rushing, to lead the Carolina Panthers to a 49-15 rout of the Arizona Cardinals in the N...
Duke Tops UNC Women’s Basketball
The North Carolina Tar Heels women’s basketball team dropped a Sunday afternoon matchup against rival Duke over the weekend. Three Tar Heels scored ...
Duke Police Investigating Armed Robbery
Duke University Police are investigating an early-morning robbery. A message sent to the campus community says that a student reported being robbed at...
UNC Basketball Game vs. Virginia Tech Moved to 3 PM Sunday
UPDATE: The Tar Heels defeated Virginia Tech, 75-70. The No. 2 UNC basketball game at Virginia Tech will now be played at 3 PM on Sunday. Winter weat...
Tar Heels Grind Out a Win Over Virginia Tech, Could Move to No. 1
With all the snow and ice covering the East Coast, you can’t blame the No. 2 UNC men’s basketball team for thinking this game against Virg...
Precipitation Over But Roads Still Icy
Communities across our area are continuing to deal with wintry weather and the challenges that presents. Chatham, Durham and Orange Counties will be u...
News Around Town
Road Conditions on Saturday
If you don’t have to go out, don’t. If you do have to go out, here is an idea of what to expect. Late this afternoon, we did a tour of...
Winter Storm Safety Tips
With our area experiencing a serious bout of winter weather, Orange County Emergency Management Coordinator Kirby Saunders, has some tips to keep you ...
Four Fatalities Occur Due To Winter Weather
Governor Pat McCrory continued to urge people to stay off the roads during this winter storm. In a press conference held Friday morning, McCrory ann...
News Around Town
This page will be updated during winter weather events.
Case Continued for 2 Indicted in Christmas Day Shooting
The case against two suspects in the Christmas Day shooting of one-year-old Maleah Williams has been continued. Pierre Je Bron Moore, 23, and Ramone J...
CHCCS Board Begins Search for New Member
The Chapel Hill – Carrboro City School Board looked to the future at Thursday’s meeting. The board covered a lot of ground, discussing new bui...
UNC Women’s Basketball Drops 4th Straight
The University of North Carolina men’s basketball team celebrated a win this week over Wake Forest University, however, the women’s team cannot sa...
PPP: Trump Lead Growing In NC; Cooper Leads McCrory
The 2016 election leans Republican in North Carolina, but it's going to be close.
Report: Richard Burr No Fan of Ted Cruz
Republican senators are nervous about the possibility of their least favorite colleague, Sen. Ted Cruz, becoming their party’s presidential nomi...