News & Sports Archive
No. 14 UNC WBB Snaps South Carolina’s Undefeated Season in 74-66 Victory
The win improved UNC to 10-2 on the year and handed USC its first loss of the season as the Gamecocks fell to 9-1.
Poor Foul Shooting Dooms No. 14 Carolina in 86-83 Loss to Texas
The No. 14 North Carolina Tar Heels fell to the Texas Longhorns 86-83 thanks in large part to atrocious foul shooting in the Dean Smith Center Wednes...
NC Ahead Of Schedule In Paying Off Federal Debt
Department of Commerce officials say the state's federal debt has fallen from $2.5 billion to $1.87 billion in 2013.
Eve Carson’s Killer Pleads Not Guilty For Duke Student’s Murder
DURHAM – Laurence Lovette Jr., the man found guilty in 2011 for killing then UNC Student Body President Eve Carson, pled not guilty Wednesday in...
Leslie McDonald Cleared By NCAA, Will Play Wednesday Night
Head Coach Roy Williams says it has been a “terrible time for Leslie and his family and our basketball team.” But Coach Williams says he’s happy...
Is Anti-Bacterial Soap Really Good For Us?
"The real question is whether we should be using soaps that have antibiotics in them at all.”
Harrington Bank To Merge With BNC Bancorp
BNC Bancorp is over 15 times our size, with well-over 15 times our resources. That is really what is driving this merger," Loeser said.
Breaking Down The Bearcats
Cincinnati is more than just a town known for the Reds, great chili and the comedy classic WKRP, it also happens to boast a very good college football...
Tar Heels Face Stern Test From Visiting Texas Longhorns
"Our kids are pretty sharp. They understand that Texas beat us by eight million points down there last year. We mentioned that once,” Coach Williams...
No. 14 UNC WBB Faces No. 10 South Carolina in Myrtle Beach Finale
The 9-2 Tar Heels come into the contest on a hot streak. They shattered the school scoring record Monday night, posting 124 points against New Orleans...
2013 Marks a Banner Year for Carrboro’s Downtown
As 2013 draws to a close, Carrboro’s new mayor took a moment to look back at the town’s major milestones this year.
UNC Data Breach Leaks Personal Info Of 6,000
More than 6,500 individuals' personal information was publically accessible because of an accidental breach of data.
USPS To Deliver 545 Million Pieces Of Mail This Holiday Season
The Postal Service expects to deliver holiday greetings and gifts to more than 152 million addresses nationwide.
Basketball Tournament Going To New York
Sources close to the Atlantic Coast Conference and the Barclays Center in Brooklyn say the two parties have agreed to stage a future ACC Basketball To...
Carrboro Emergency Officials Respond To Gas Leak Monday Night
A gas leak shut down the 300 block of East Main Street in Carrboro Monday night for just less than two hours.
Tar Heel Football Preparing to Win Bowl While Having Fun
"We want to win the football game. We’re going to prepare that way, but we also want to enjoy it,” Coach Fedora says.
Myrtle Beach Magic: UNC WBB Sets School Scoring Record in Rout of New Orleans
The No. 14 Carolina women’s basketball team snagged a school record for most points in a game in a 124-41 win over New Orleans at the Myrtle Beach C...
Giant Pumps To Reduce Algae In Jordan Lake, Some Question
“If we really want to have good water here over the next several decades, we just need to manage our stormwater..."
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Holidays Are An Important Time To Recycle
Waste increases by 25 percent between Thanksgiving and New Year’s Day.
Tar Heel Basketball Moves Up to No. 14 in Latest AP Poll
Coming off the Kentucky win, Carolina men’s basketball moved up four spots to No. 14 in the AP poll released Monday.