News & Sports Archive
Orange County Officials Preparing for Winter Weather
***A Winter Storm Warning has seen issued for Chatham, Durham and Orange Counties until staring at Friday at 12:00 AM until 6:00 PM Saturday night....
Marcus Paige Reads to Chapel Hill Third Graders
Students at Rashkis Elementary School gathered on Wednesday to hear from special guests encouraging them to read. About 100 eager third graders filed ...
News Around Town
Fitch Lumber Collecting Coats
Fitch Lumber and Hardware in Carrboro is collecting coats. They are calling it “Free Kindling for Coats.” Citizens can bring any coat fo...
UNC Suffers Power Outage
Several buildings on the UNC campus were experiencing power outages on Wednesday evening. Two remain without power, Dey Hall and Wilson Library, accor...
North Carolina Considering New Biking Regulations
The Department of Transportation has made recommendations in an attempt to improve bike safety in the state. Back in June of 2015 the General Assembly...
UNC Geography Professor Arrested: Marijuana
Chapel Hill Police have arrested a UNC geography professor for possession with intent to sell and distribute.
UNC Tennis Standout Named ACC Player of the Week
UNC junior Hayley Carter has been named Atlantic Coast Conference Women’s Tennis Player of the Week, sharing the honor with Boston College’s Asiya...
Power Restored in Orange and Durham Counties
Power has been restored to portions of Orange and Durham Counties that were without power earlier Wednesday. The Duke Energy power outage map is showi...
Two Chatham County Roads Closed Due to Sinkholes
Chatham County officials are working with the North Carolina Department of Transportation to fix multiple sinkholes that have developed this week. A s...
State Ban on Live Poultry Shows and Sales Lifted
For the first time since August, poultry shows, where people could buy and sell live birds, are permitted in North Carolina. Jennifer Kendrick, spokes...
UNC Winning By Committee
If you ask UNC men’s basketball coach Roy Williams about his team’s identity – he’ll tell you it doesn’t have one. ̶...
Marcus Paige Nominated For Senior CLASS Award
Marcus Paige is one of the 30 nominees for the men’s basketball Senior CLASS Award, given by the NCAA each year to student-athletes that excel o...
Most NC Hospitals Ban E-Cigarettes
According to a survey done by UNC researchers, approximately 80 percent of North Carolina hospitals have a written policy regarding the use of E-cigar...
‘Efficient’ Light Snow Possible Wednesday
A light snow could be coming to central North Carolina on Wednesday afternoon and evening. But, Nick Petro at the National Weather Service in Raleigh ...
Public Meetings for New, Faster Bus Line
Chapel Hill Transit is in the final stages of planning a new bus line and is looking for public input. On Wednesday and Thursday, Chapel Hill Transit ...
St. Mary’s Bridge In Hillsborough To Be Replaced
Construction will begin Wednesday January 27 to replace the bridge on St. Mary’s Road over Buckwater Creek between Stagg Road and Pleasant Green Roa...
Orange County Law Enforcement Investigating Efland Death
This story was updated with additional information Tuesday morning. Members of the Orange County Sheriff’s Office are investigating a death in Eflan...
Stroman On Sports: Dr. King’s Legacy
What is the role of athletics in fostering racial equality?
Medicaid Expansion In NC?
North Carolina hasn't expanded Medicaid yet. What are the possibilities for 2016?
NAACP Celebrates Martin Luther King Jr. Day With Rally
Members of the community gathered on Monday morning to celebrate the life of Martin Luther King Jr. through art and speech, before marching from Peace...