News & Sports Archive
Celebrating the Legacy of Martin Luther King Jr.
Monday, January 18, 2016 is Martin Luther King Jr. Day. Across the United States, there are marches, services, and other events honoring the legacy ...
Three Charged with Robbing Durham Convenience Store Twice
Durham Police have charged three men with robbing the same convenience store twice at gunpoint in 2015. Investigators charged 19-year-old Osman Joel C...
UNC Women’s Tennis Wins Weekend Singles and Doubles Titles
The UNC women’s tennis team claimed singles and doubles titles on Sunday at the Freeman Memorial Tennis Championship in Las Vegas. Hayley Carter won...
UNC Women’s Basketball Falls to No. 21 Miami
The UNC women’s basketball team fell 76-61 in Carmichael Arena on Sunday night to the University of Miami. With its third consecutive loss against c...
Meeks, No. 5 UNC Use Depth to Defeat Wolfpack
In just his second game back from a bruised knee—and his first time back in the starting lineup—junior forward Kennedy Meeks scored 18 of his 23 p...
A Conversation with Tom Ross
Tom Ross served as President of the UNC System for five years, up until January 4. His removal from that office was announced in January 2015 and alon...
Pre-K - 12 Education
Carrboro Wrestler Winning Match Of His Life
Dante Veltri is a wrestler at Carrboro High School...but his greatest match was off the mat.
News Around Town
Run. Time Out. Run Some More.
The "Feeding 5K" - a 5-kilometer run plus one Time Out chicken biscuit - will take place on campus March 26.
UNC Senior Xylina McDaniel Tears ACL
UNC senior forward Xylina McDaniel will miss the rest of her senior season after tearing her anterior curciate ligament and meniscus in her right knee...
News Around Town
“Disabilities Matter”: Forum Marks ADA Anniversary
This year's annual Orange County Human Relations Forum will focus on the Americans with Disabilities Act.
“Three Sisters” Arrive At PlayMakers, Say They’ll Reach Moscow Soon
Chekhov's classic will be directed by Vivienne Benesch, PlayMakers' new artistic director.
WRAL-TV To Switch from CBS to NBC
Channel 5 in the Triangle will soon stop airing CBS programming. WRAL-TV will end its 30-year partnership with CBS and become an NBC affiliate on Fe...
Two Charged Following Car Chase In Durham
Charges have been filed against two people following a chase Thursday evening in southern Durham. The chase started around 5:30 p.m. when an officer a...
Durham Police Investigate Homicide
Durham police are investigating a homicide occurred Friday afternoon on North Miami Boulevard. Officers were dispatched to a shooting call in the 1200...
Man Arrested for Spray-Painting Silent Sam
UNC Police have arrested a 37 year-old white male they say was spray-painting a message on Silent Sam, a confederate war memorial statue on UNC’s ca...
Bouncing Bulldogs Remember Kenzie Ruston
When Bouncing Bulldogs founder Ray Fredrick remembers Kenzie Ruston, one thing in particular comes to his mind. “The first thing I think about i...
Top of the Hill Looking for Break-In Suspects
Police are looking for information about a break-in at Top of the Hill restaurant on Sunday morning. The suspects are accused of stealing three beer...
MLK Day Is “A Day On.” Here’s How You Can Help.
This MLK Day, donate books to Book Harvest, or help build a home with Orange Habitat.
Man Arrested for Firing Shots at Durham Police Officer
Durham Police have arrested a suspect accused of firing shots at an officer. Police say 28-year-old Syron Deshon Townsend, of Durham, was arrested aro...
Elderly Hillsborough Man Drives Through Storefront
An 87-year-old man drove his car through the front of a store in Hillsborough on Friday morning. The elderly Hillsborough citizen was attempting to pa...