News & Sports Archive
Schools, County In Limbo Awaiting NCGA Budget
School and County officials are in limbo awaiting the final state budget, but they say it’s likely to hit local schools hard.
Local Nonprofit ABAN Gets A “Leg Up”
ABAN products will appear in the Spanx.com catalog, thanks to a recent honor.
Hillsborough Mayor Talks Town Budget, Town Future
Mayor Tom Stevens stopped by WCHL to talk about Hillsborough's proposed budget, up for a vote on Monday.
Diamond Heels Will Try To Polish Up Rough Edges For 2015 Run
The North Carolina baseball team’s 2014 season is in the books. With the subpar campaign, by lofty Carolina standards, the Tar Heels are already loo...
Cystic Fibrosis Risks Increase with Mucins
Researchers from the UNC School of Medicine have found evidence to suggest that patients with cystic fibrosis possess a much greater number of the pro...
UNC Blood Drive Exceeds Their Goal
The 26th Annual Carolina Blood Drive at the Dean E. Smith Center exceeded its goal by collecting over 850 units of blood this year.
Price: On VA Scandal, A Long Way Yet To Go
Rep. David Price calls for more action in the wake of the VA scandal and the resignation of Eric Shinseki.
14th Rabies Case Confirmed, Set to Double 2013 High
Fourteen cases of rabies have been confirmed this year, and since it is only the beginning of June, that number is set to double last year’s total o...
Chapel Hill Balks At BoCC Funding Plan For Recycling Pick-Up
The Town Council is asking County Commissioners to consider funding both rural and urban recycling pick-up for next year from the solid waste reserve ...
Town Council To Vote On 1-Cent Property Tax Hike
Town Council members say a one cent property tax rate hike is needed next year to help the town add to its debt capacity and build big projects sooner...
Lavelle Talks Local Advocacy (And The Fourth Of July)
Carrboro mayor Lydia Lavelle stopped by WCHL studios Wednesday afternoon.
“Something Almost Lovely”: “Etty” At Deep Dish
Playwright Susan Stein brings her one-woman show "Etty" to Deep Dish Theater this weekend.
Coach Brian Kalbas Building Powerhouse Tennis Program At Chapel Hill
The record-setting 2013-2014 season for the national runner-up Carolina women’s tennis team has come to close, but with a youthful squad and an infu...
Morinaga Factory To Break Ground Thursday
Governor Pat McCrory, the Orange County Commissioners, and the City of Mebane, will be in attendance of the breaking ground of 12 thousand sq. ft. Mor...
BoCC Looks To Task Force For Solid Waste And Recycling Solutions
Commissioners say they have funds for rural curbside recycling pickup next year, but after that, they hope a newly-formed task force comes up with a p...
NC House Subcommittee Moves to Scrap Common Core
The North Carolina House Education Subcommittee moved a bill forward on Tuesday to begin studying replacement standards for Common Core standards in N...
Medicaid Advocates Hold Press Event in Raleigh
Advocates for expanding Medicaid in North Carolina scheduled a press conference earlier this afternoon at the Legislative Building in Raleigh.
WCHL Expands 2014 UNC Soccer Broadcast Coverage
WCHL Championship Sports is proud to announce expanding coverage of UNC soccer this fall with an additional game added to the lineup.
Woody Durham’s ‘Carolina Kids Classic’ Charitable, Star-Studded
The 26th annual Carolina Kids Classic featured former Carolina basketball stars, Head Football Coach Larry Fedora and of course, charity tournament fo...
Friday’s Homicide Investigation Continues
Questions remain in Friday’s homicide in Southeast Chapel Hill as the investigation rolls on.