News & Sports Archive
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..."
News Around Town
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.
Tar Heels Outfight Wildcats as ESPN’s Dickie V and Coach Williams Weigh In
“Our crowd tonight was amazing. I think it was the best it has been all year. That’s what we really needed tonight," Tokoto says.
Tar Heel Take: Kentucky
Join Rachel Nash and Matt Oakes for a very special edition of Tar Heel Take as they go behind the scenes of UNC’s stunning victory over the Kent...
UNC WBB To Face Two Very Different Opponents In Myrtle Beach
The No. 15 UNC women’s basketball team heads south for a pair of games in the Myrtle Beach Classic Monday and Wednesday.
Officials Probing Data Breach At UNC-Chapel Hill
The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill is investigating a personal information data breach that affects more than 6,000 people.
Newton, Defense Lift Panthers Past Jets, 30-20
Cam Newton threw for 273 yards and a touchdown, Captain Munnerlyn had two sacks and returned an interception for a score and the Carolina Panthers def...
AP GfK Poll: Most Americans See Stock Market Either Flat Or Lower By End Of 2014
Stocks have been on an impressive run this year, but a new poll suggests Americans aren't expecting it to continue in the coming year.
MacArthur “Genius” Sends Carolina Graduates Out Into The World
The final class of 2013 turned its tassels Sunday in the Dean Smith Center as 1,104 Carolina students became UNC alumni.
Poll: McCrory’s Approval Rating Improves From Lowpoint In Sept
"The reason his numbers have gotten better is simply the Legislature being home and the State government being less in the spotlight," Jensen says.
Art’s Angle: A Day To Remember
Kentucky was taller and more talented. Carolina was tougher. That about sums up how the Tar Heels outlasted the Wildcats in one of the greatest games ...