News & Sports Archive
Tar Heel Brayden Schnur Qualifies For ATP’s Rogers Cup
Carolina men’s tennis player Brayden Schnur will be taking on the likes of Roger Federer and Novak Djokovic this week in Toronto.
Financial Aid Freeze Could Drive Up UNC Student Debt
UNC-Chapel Hill officials worry the newly approved system-wide freeze on need-based financial aid could drive up student debt
New Hotel Proposed For West Rosemary Street
A South Carolina developer, OTO Development, is proposing the construction of a new 4-story hotel on West Rosemary Street in Chapel Hill.
News Around Town
Chapel Hill Public Library: Summer Reading So Far and Banned Books Project
The Chapel Hill Public Library has had quite a busy summer, and the summer reading program is still ongoing with a few more events on the way later th...
Mayor Kleinschmidt Reassures Public Safety for Chapel Hill
In the week following the tragic murder of UNC professor Feng Liu, Chapel Hill citizens have voiced their concerns to Mayor Mark Kleinschmidt about th...
Orange County Rape Crisis Center Seeks Volunteers
Back to school time is approaching, and the Orange County Rape Crisis Center is now looking for volunteers.
Orange County Animal Services Advise Coyote Safety
Orange County Animal Services has released a media advisory about what citizens can do to stay safe and stay smart when it comes to coexisting with wi...
NC Gas Prices Continue to Trend Downwards
AAA Carolinas reports that the gas prices in North Carolina are the lowest they have been in more than a month and drivers are paying less this July t...
Chapel Hill Fire Dept Plans Live Fire Training Near Southern Village
You might smell smoke or see flames near Southern Village next week, but fire officials say there’s no cause for alarm.
Memorial for Slain UNC Professor Held This Saturday
A memorial service will be held at 4 o’clock tomorrow at the UNC Memorial Hall in remembrance of UNC professor and cancer researcher, Feng Liu, who ...
UNC BoG Votes To Cap Tuition And Financial Aid
The UNC Board of Governors voted to cap tuition at the state’s 16 public universities, but they say they’ll freeze student aid money at the same t...
OC Ahead Of The State In Overall Child Well-Being?
“Orange County historically has done a little better on a lot of the indicators than [the rest of] the state."
Six Weeks Later: Awaiting UNC Student’s Official Cause Of Death
(The medical examiner)... said, ‘in my professional opinion, he certainly died of cardiac arrest, and the cause of that I have no idea’.
The Grid: Cedar Ridge
We continue our weekly preseason high school football series with a return hop over to Hillsborough to check in on Cedar Ridge.
UNC Campus Security Releases Final Safety Report
A last report was released today by the UNC Campus Security Initiative which provided an in-depth review and recommendations for improving safety and ...
UNC Develops Online Tool to Predict Doctor Workforce
The FutureDocs Forecasting Tool will allow health care providers and anyone interested to be more aware to fluctuations in what specialties of doctors...
July 31, 2014
Do you think NC’s same-sex marriage ban will one day be ruled unconstitutional?
UNC Asks Federal Court To Hear Willingham Lawsuit
UNC asked NC's Eastern District of Federal Court to pick up the case because the claim she is making falls under federal law, not state law.
Three Players No Longer On UNC Football Roster
Three North Carolina players have left the program and the status of a fourth is in doubt.
Hundreds Gather for Vigil Honoring Slain UNC Professor Feng Liu
Hundreds of mourners gathered Wednesday night for a candlelight vigil, just a few blocks from where UNC Professor Feng Liu was murdered a week earlier...