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Chatham County Authorities Bust Meth Lab
Chatham County officials have arrested two individuals in connection with two meth labs in Siler City. Authorities say Chatham County deputies execute...
Orange County Prepares For 2017 Property Revaluation
At least once every eight years, North Carolina requires all its counties to conduct a property revaluation to establish the fair market value for all...
UNC Protester Says Group Will ‘Always’ Ask for Margaret Spellings’ Dismissal
Four protesters were arrested at the UNC Board of Governors meeting last Tuesday. The group was protesting the election of Margaret Spellings at UNC S...
UNC Basketball Still No. 2 in the Nation
The UNC basketball team remained No. 2 in the AP Poll this week. The Tar Heels are currently on a 12-game winning streak and are 19-2 this season. ...
UNC Student Named Churchill Scholar
UNC student Blake Hauser has been named one of 15 Churchill Scholars, which is a research-focused award that provides funding to American students fo...
UNC AD Cunningham Receives 10% Salary Hike
Nine UNC administrators were given raises by the university Board of Trustees during the meeting on Thursday. Athletic Director Bubba Cunningham recei...
Heart Health Emphasized in February
Heart disease is still the number one cause of death for Americans. And officials at UNC are working to remind residents of the importance of maintain...
UNC’s Dorrance Awarded Top Honor from US Soccer
UNC women’s soccer coach Anson Dorrance has been named the 2016 winner of the Werner Fricker Builder Award – U. S. Soccer’s highest honor. The a...
Fundraiser for Burn Victim Already Brings in Thousands
A fundraising website for the UNC employee who was electrocuted working to repair a power outage on January 20 has already raised over $20,000. Gaylan...
UNC Retires Andrew Miller’s No. 33
UNC retired the jersey of former star pitcher Andrew Miller during the men’s basketball game on Saturday. Miller became the third player in program ...
PPP: Trump, Clinton Lead Iowa, But Nothing Is Certain
The Iowa caucus is Monday, and it's still too close to call.
UNC Men’s and Women’s Tennis Secure Top 10 Victories
It was a big weekend for UNC tennis as both the men’s and women’s teams welcomed top 10 opponents to Chapel Hill. The No. 10 men’s team earned a...
No. 2 UNC Suffocates Boston College as ACC Play Heats Up
As college basketball begins to take the spotlight in the sporting world, the No. 2 Tar Heels defeated the Boston College Eagles 89-62 on Saturday—u...
Chapel Hill Police Locate Missing Teenager
Chapel Hill Police have located a teenager that was reported missing. Police sent a release around 5:20 Saturday evening seeking assistance in locatin...
Rural Residents Getting Curbside Recycling
Orange County is expanding its curbside recycling pickup to include more rural residents.
UNC PhD Candidate Arrested on a Slew of Narcotics Charges
A PhD candidate at UNC has been arrested by Durham authorities for a series of narcotics charges. Officials say 26-year-old Gary Lewis Cantor, of Kipl...
Roy Williams Doesn’t Like ESPN’s Green Room
The green room is a reference to where the top college players gather on draft night, waiting for their name to be called. ESPN, along with other chan...
Sylvia Hatchell Suspended 2 Games
UNC women’s basketball coach Sylvia Hatchell has been suspended for two games based on different incidents. Hatchell was suspended for one game by t...
Larry Fedora Hires Chad Scott To Coach Tight Ends
Head football coach Larry Fedora announced a new tight ends coach on Friday afternoon. Chad Scott will coach tight ends and hybrids for the Tar Heel...
Local Assistant District Attorney Testifies in Voting Rights Trial
The much-debated North Carolina voter ID law was back in federal court this week. Local Assistant District Attorney Jeff Nieman was called to testify ...