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Superintendent Tom Forcella Addresses Vandalism at East Chapel Hill High School
Superintendent Tom Forcella addressed the vandalism at East Chapel Hill High School that happened on September 26 after the school board meeting Thur...
Carrboro Debates IFC’s Plan To Relocate Community Kitchen
As the IFC contemplates moving its Community Kitchen to Carrboro, town leaders are wrestling with how the new service will fit into the fabric of down...
2 UNC Defensive Backs Arrested on Assault Charges
Two members of the North Carolina football team have been suspended indefinitely and will not play against Wake Forest on Saturday night after warrant...
UNC Board of Governors to Hold Emergency Meeting for Presidential Search
The UNC System Board of Governors has called an emergency meeting for one o’clock Friday afternoon at the SAS campus in Cary. The Presidential S...
Oakes’ Outlook: Fall Feasting
It’s finally writing weather again. That means blue skies, full sun and this time of year, a refreshing breeze to go with it. It’s a glori...
Pedestrian Struck in Hit and Run
Chapel Hill Police are seeking information from the public after a vehicle fled the scene after striking a pedestrian on Thursday evening. A tweet was...
The Importance of Breast Cancer Awareness Month
October is Breast Cancer Awareness month, where healthcare agencies across the country work to provide more information about the disease as well as a...
Style Clash: High-Powered UNC Offense Meets Stingy Wake Forest Defense
When UNC and Wake Forest meet on the gridiron this Saturday night at Kenan Stadium an old, tired cliché will ring true. An unstoppable force—the Ta...
UNC Shares Top Spot in Preseason Poll with Kentucky
There’s a tie at the top to start the 2015-2016 men’s college basketball season. The USA Today Preseason Coaches Poll, released on Thursday, has N...
Chapel Hill Police Arrest Six on Forgery Charges
Six individuals were arrested on Tuesday in Chapel Hill and charged with a combined 27 felonies and 16 misdemeanors. Chapel Hill Police Lieutenant Jos...
‘F*** Gays’ Spray Painted on East Chapel Hill High School Targeting Queer-Straight Alliance
**UPDATE: Petition Requests Action on Homophobic Graffiti at East Chapel Hill High School Homophobic graffiti was spray painted on East Chapel...
UNC Football Seeking Best ACC Start Since 1997
When the UNC football team rallied from 21 points down for the largest comeback win in school history two weeks ago against Georgia Tech, it was also ...
Hillsborough Leaders Vote To Take Colonial Inn By Eminent Domain
The Hillsborough Board of Commissioners voted unanimously on Monday to take control of the former Colonial Inn using eminent domain.
ABC Commission Rejects Offer in Compromise with La Res
The board of the North Carolina Alcohol Beverage Control Commission has rejected a proposal with a Chapel Hill bar over punishment stemming from the t...
Chapel Hill Voters To Consider $40.3 Million Bond For Capital Improvements
Chapel Hill voters will consider funding for sidewalks, greenways and more when they head to the polls in the coming weeks.
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Chapel Hill – Carrboro City Schools Candidate Forum
It is election season and candidate forums are helping voters decide who they will cast their ballot for this year. Eight candidates are running for f...
3 UNC Men’s Basketball Players Named to Preseason Watch List
Three members of the UNC men’s basketball team have been named to preseason watch lists by the Naismith Basketball Hall of Fame. The preseason lists...
Adopt Patty: The Mighty Kitten
Orange County Animal Services is looking for somebody who wants to adopt Patty. Patty is a mighty kitten who will melt your heart. She came into the ...
Seniors Have Loaded UNC Basketball Team Thinking Big
With his team returning nine of its top ten contributors from last year’s run to the Sweet 16, UNC Head Men’s Basketball Coach Roy Williams said a...
University Day Celebrations Interrupted by Protest
UNC’s 222nd University Day was interrupted by Silent Sam protestors on Monday. As the procession of faculty and students entered Memorial Hall for t...