News & Sports Archive
Ballots Crowding Up In Chapel Hill, Hillsborough
Two more candidates for Chapel Hill Town Council; one more for Hillsborough Town Commissioner.
Brain May Put Some More at Risk for Alcohol Abuse
A new study from Duke University suggests the interaction of two structures in the brain may help predict one’s risk of problem drinking. College ca...
Toil And Trouble: “Macbeth” Comes To Chapel Hill
"Macbeth" will be staged by Bare Theatre.
Chatham Animal Seizure Breaks Records
Officials say the rescue of nearly 200 animals from an overcrowded home on Wednesday is the largest, and most complicated, in Chatham County history.
Gluten-Free Chicken Nuggets Recalled For Staph Contamination
If you’re reaching for the gluten-free chicken nuggets in your freezer, you might want to take a closer look.
150 Animals Rescued From Chatham County Home
More than 150 animals have been rescued from a property in Chatham County, in an operation that brought together officials from nearly a dozen public ...
Chansky’s Notebook: Remembering Bruce Jenner
This is today’s Art Chansky’s Sports Notebook as heard on 97.9 WCHL. You can listen to previous Sports Notebooks here. Say what you must about Cai...
Races Heat Up For CHCCS, H’boro Town Board
The filing period for local office ends Friday. Get excited!
Price, Sankey Win Patterson Medals
The Patterson Medal is UNC's highest athletic honor.
Gates Foundation Gives $20M to Duke Global Health Institute
A $20 million grant from the Gates Foundation will help Duke Global Health battle diseases such as cancer, Ebola in developing nations.
Pre-K - 12 Education
PACE Students, Teachers Await Mid-August Decision
Lawyers wrapped up their arguments Tuesday in a hearing to determine whether a Carrboro charter school will remain open. But students and teachers at ...
New UNC Hospice Home Breaks Ground In Chatham Park
The UNC Hospice Home is slated to open in February.
Four NC Cities Make WalletHub’s Most ‘Driver-Friendly’ List
Four North Carolina cities have made WalletHub's top 10 list of Best Cities to Be a Driver.
News Around Town
Carl Fox Speaks Out About The ‘Save The Fox’ Campaign
Judge Fox is encouraging as many people as possible to add their names to a national registry of bone marrow donors, in hopes of finding a match.
14 Sickened By Tainted Heroin
Fourteen people in the area have sought help for symptoms associated with tainted heroin.
Chansky’s Notebook: Three Days in Hoover
This is today’s Art Chansky’s Sports Notebook as heard on 97.9 WCHL. You can listen to previous Sports Notebooks here. The SEC has three football ...
Hillsborough Commissioners Vote to Remove ‘Confederate Memorial’ Lettering
Hillsborough Commissioners voted Monday to remove lettering from the Orange County Historical Museum that dedicates the building as a “Confederate...
UNC Hires Crawley As Assistant Coach For Women’s Basketball
Sylvia Crawley will return to her alma mater to serve as an assistant coach for the UNC Women’s Basketball team.
Lawson Arrested For DUI; Second Time This Year
Ty Lawson was reportedly arrested in Los Angeles at 2:30 Tuesday morning.
Chansky’s Notebook: Hatchell’s Play Wrong
This is today’s Art Chansky’s Sports Notebook as heard on 97.9 WCHL. You can listen to previous Sports Notebooks here. Sylvia Hatchell is making a...