News & Sports Archive
UNC Offensive Lineman Russell Bodine Forgoes Final Season to Enter NFL Draft
Bodine says playing in the NFL has always been a dream and is ready to move on the next level in his career.
Driver Who Caused Blackout Was Almost Home
The driver who knocked out two power poles causing power outages for 350 Orange County residents was less than half a mile from his home, according to...
Carolina MBB Holding Steady at No. 19, Women Stay in Top Ten
Following the Tar Heels’ sloppy win against Northern Kentucky, there was no upward movement for the 9-3 squad nationally.
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Duke Energy Progress Merger Still Not Complete Online
The Duke Energy Progress merger is at the heart of power outage confusion for Orange County customers Sunday.
Tar Heel Take: Northern Kentucky
Join Alex Curley and Rachel Nash as they go behind the scenes of Friday’s game against Northern Kentucky. Featured music this week from Chapel H...
AP Factcheck: Many Pay More Under New NC Tax Laws
Gov. Pat McCrory and his Republican allies at the legislature have hammered home a simple message about the tax reform package they passed into law ea...
GOP Can Count Ways To Senate Majority
Republicans count enough competitive races to challenge Democrats for control of the Senate in next year's elections. But tea party challenges will ma...
Panthers Clinch NFC South, Edge Falcons, 21-20
Cam Newton threw two touchdown passes, Greg Hardy had a team- record four sacks and the Carolina Panthers clinched the NFC South title by beating the ...
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Power Restored To OC Residents
Power was restored to all costumers in Orange County by 8:20 p.m. Monday after more than 12 hours in the dark.
Persevering Tar Heel Seniors Go Out On Top
The UNC football team’s 39-17 win against Cincinnati in the Belk Bowl Saturday was one to savor. But it was especially sweet for the senior class.
Earl McKee To Seek 2nd Term As OC County Commissioner
“...I stated a concern over public safety, schools and our taxes and the impact that economic development could have on residential property. I feel...
With ACC Approaching, Williams Not Happy With Heels’ Play
UNC Basketball got another win on Saturday, but head coach Roy Williams wasn't thrilled.
AM Accident KOs Telephone Pole, Hundreds Lose Power
A vehicle collided with a telephone pole near Rams Plaza at 4 AM Sunday, causing a widespread power outage.
Sweet Caroline! UNC Cruises to Belk Bowl Victory In Emphatic Fashion
Carolina wasted no time jumping out to a quick 16-0 lead with the help of a ferocious safety by Kareem Martin and a kick return by T.J. Logan. The Tar...
Tar Heels Seek Belk Bowl Victory Against Bearcats
The 6-6 Tar Heels face the 9-3 Cincinnati Bearcats Saturday in Charlotte.
UNC Men’s Basketball Sluggish After Holiday Break, Defeat No. Kentucky, 75-60
The No. 19 UNC men’s basketball team returned from the Christmas holiday break with a win against Northern Kentucky despite a sluggish middle 20 min...
Chapel Hill Police Search For Gas Station Robber
Chapel Hill Police need your help identifying a man who robbed the Family Fare BP at 1201 Raleigh Road on Monday afternoon.
Norovirus Outbreaks Flare Up Across NC, But Not Orange County
“It can be dangerous for people who have their immune system compromised..."
Carolina Basketball Returns as UNC Meets Northern Kentucky
Head Coach Roy Williams will surely be looking for an easier contest against a Northern Kentucky team from the Atlantic Sun that has been struggling a...
Former UNC All-America Art Weiner Passes Away at Age 87
Art Weiner, former University of North Carolina football star and member of the College Football Hall of Fame, died Christmas evening at Moses H. Cone...