News & Sports Archive
Chansky’s Notebook: Love Affair at the Wyndham
The Wyndham championship still had a perfect ending. The first appearance of Tiger Woods at the Wyndham championship had record crowds showing up at S...
Alcohol-Related Incidents Keep Chapel Hill Police Busy
As the first week of classes at UNC wrapped up, it kicked off the first full weekend of parties with the full student body back on campus. And as the ...
Oakes’ Outlook: Old School Pigskin Dyslexia
Less hoopla and little fanfare surrounds the upcoming 2015 Carolina football season. And that may be just what the doctor ordered…rest, relaxati...
UNC Women’s Soccer Moves to 2-0
The UNC women’s soccer team, ranked seventh in the country, moved to 2-0 on the season with a 7-0 victory over Fresno State in front of a crowd of ...
Redevelopment Plan Could Push Out Eastgate BP
Chapel Hill could bid goodbye to East Gate BP if a new redevelopment plan is approved by town officials.
UNC School of Government Preparing to Train Officials Across NC
The UNC School of Government has received a donation to continue training elected officials to best serve residents of North Carolina. Donna Warner is...
Football Season Is Back!
It’s that time of the year again! As we close out the month of August and kids head back to school that can only mean one thing – high sch...
Yes, It’s Come To This: Trump, Nuts Gain Momentum In Prez Race
Every ten people you pass on the sidewalk, one of them is a Deez Nuts supporter.
Bat In Family Playroom Marks Orange County’s 6th Rabies Case
Hillsborough residents trapped a bat in an upstairs playroom of their home on Tuesday
New WCHL Owner on Station’s Future
Leslie Rudd is a Colorado-based entrepreneur and philanthropist with Chapel Hill ties, who will also be the new owner of WCHL and Chapelboro.com, onc...
One Killed in I-85 Crash in Orange County
The State Highway Patrol has identified the driver killed in the fatal accident on I-85 Wednesday afternoon as 76-year-old Julius Edward Ellen, of Vir...
UNC Training Camp: Hood and Logan Bringing “Thunder and Lightning” to Chapel Hill
They haven’t earned any nicknames yet, but if they carry their excellent play from training camp into the regular season, that may change in the ver...
Danny Lotz Passes Away
A member of the 1957 UNC national championship team passed away on Wednesday. Dr. Danny Lotz passed away at Rex Hospital, surrounded by his family, on...
From Afghanistan to Chapel Hill
There are many amazing stories among the thousands of incoming students at Carolina for the fall semester, including Zach Johnson’s course to UNC. T...
Whooping Cough Confirmed in Hillsborough
A second-grader at The Expedition School in Hillsborough has tested positive for pertussis, also known as whooping cough.
Chatham Commissioners Approve Temporary Fracking Ban
Chatham County Commissioners voted unanimously on Monday to ban hydraulic fracturing, or ‘fracking,’ for two years while officials update county l...
Former UNC Football Players Rally Around Teammate Battling Cancer
A former UNC Tar Heel football player is battling major health issues and his teammates are coming in for support. Quincy Monk played linebacker for C...
Housing Nonprofit Awarded Tax Credits For Legion Road Project
DHIC President Gregg Warren says there’s a demonstrated need for affordable rentals in Chapel Hill.
Stroman On Sports: A New “Day”
We look ahead to a new season of UNC athletics - and a new era in golf.
“Who is Sandra Bland?” Spray Painted on Silent Sam and Post Office
Silent Sam, on the UNC campus, and the Post Office, on Franklin Street, were spray painted with the words, “Who is Sandra Bland?” The paint was di...