News & Sports Archive
Tar Heels on top of 2015-16 ACC Preseason Poll
The North Carolina Tar Heels landed on top of the 2015-16 ACC preseason poll. Media members made their selections at ACC Media Day on Wednesday. The...
Suspect in Chapel Hill Domestic Violence Case Arrested in Oklahoma
An arrest has been made in connection with a domestic assault in Chapel Hill earlier this month. Kevin Tyler Schuster was apprehended in Canadian Coun...
Safety a Major Concern as Halloween Approaches
“In the Southern Part of Heaven, the party’s over at 11” is the theme for this year’s heralded Halloween festivities in Chapel Hill. In an att...
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New Book Machine Speeds Reads Back To Chapel Hill Public Library Shelves
More than 1.3 million items go in and out of the Chapel Hill Public Library each year. Now, librarians have a new way to handle all those books.
UNC Cost Associated with Wainstein Report Top $10 Million
The residual cost of the Wainstein report came into a clearer picture on Monday. UNC estimates that more than $7.5 million was spent for services prov...
3 Years Ago: Giovani Bernard Returns Game Winning Touchdown
“No he’s not! Yes he is!” Jones Angell exclaimed those words three years ago when Giovani Bernard returned a Wolfpack punt for a g...
Crepe Traditions Opens on Franklin Street
A new restaurant opened its doors with a ribbon cutting ceremony on Friday. Crepe Traditions sells sweet and savory crepes for all occasions, along wi...
Fennebresque Out as Chair of the UNC Board of Governors
John Fennebresque has resigned from his post as Chair of the UNC Board of Governors. Not only has Fennebresque stepped down as chair, according to a n...
Stuart Scott Inducted Into NC Journalism Hall of Fame
Nine months after UNC grad and ESPN personality Stuart Scott died of cancer, he was honored with a ceremony and a place in the North Carolina Journali...
Hillsborough Police Asking for Public’s Help in Connection with Shooting
Hillsborough Police are looking for information regarding two recent incidents. Officers responded to a report of a shooting on Faucette Mill Road in ...
Chapel Hill Police Seeking Information Regarding Domestic Assault
Chapel Hill Police are looking for information regarding a suspect in a reported domestic assault. Chapel Hill Police are asking for information regar...
Demonstrators Gather To Support, And Oppose, Silent Sam
About 500 people gathered on campus Sunday, most of them opposed to Silent Sam.
Tar Heels Overcome Mistakes, Shut Down Virginia 26-13
CHAPEL HILL – Two years ago, the Tar Heels came to the mid point of their season at 1-5. This year, the boys-in-blue-and-argyle came to the mi...
Message from Chancellor Folt about Sunday rally
This message was sent to the campus community on Friday. It was forwarded to us tonight along with permission to share it with the Chapelboro commun...
“Late Night With Roy” Gets Basketball Season Underway
Basketball season officially began in Chapel Hill on Friday night, as UNC hosted its annual “Late Night With Roy” event. Hosted by TNTR...
Spellings Elected Unanimously Following Divisive Search Process
Former U.S. Secretary of Education Margaret Spellings has been named the new president of UNC’s 17-campus university system.
Lights, Camera, Action: Silverspot Officially Opens At U-Place
Silverspot's third US location features 13 screens and an upscale new restaurant.
It’s Margaret Spellings As New UNC System President
Margaret Spellings was Secretary of Education under George W. Bush.
Endorsements Roll Out As Early Voting Begins
Early voting begins Thursday and local groups are rolling out endorsements for November’s municipal election.
UNC Board Of Governors to Name New System President Friday
After months of controversy, the UNC Board of Governors is expected to elect a new system president Friday.