News & Sports Archive
Poll Says North Carolina Is Still The Tar Heel State
North Carolina is still the Tar Heel state according to a poll done by Public Policy Polling. “Twenty seven percent of North Carolinians are UNC...
UNC Named Best Value in Higher Ed
For the 15th time in a row, Kiplinger Magazine has named UNC the best value among public schools in higher education. The ranking considers admission ...
All-American Ryan Switzer To Stay For Senior Season
UNC wide receiver and punt returner Ryan Switzer announced Wednesday morning that he plans to return to play his senior season. Switzer shared the new...
Burlington Police Looking for Vehicle Connected to Fatal Hit and Run
Burlington Police are asking for assistance in locating a vehicle thought to be involved in a fatal hit and run. Police say officers were flagged down...
Judge Dismisses Chatham Park Lawsuit
Superior Court Judge Paul Ridgeway has dismissed a lawsuit against the Town of Pittboro that challenged the approval of the Chatham Park Development i...
Hicks Gets His Chance Against Tulane
Down to No. 11 in the most recent AP Top 25 Poll after losing at the buzzer against Texas this past Saturday, the UNC men’s basketball team returns ...
Pre-K - 12 Education
Donna Coffey Elected Orange County School Board Chair
Donna Coffey has been elected chair of the Orange County Schools Board of Education. Coffey was elected on Monday night to replace Dr. Debbie Piscitel...
This Holiday Season, “Be A Santa To A Senior”
Home Instead Senior Care runs "Be A Santa To A Senior" in Chapel Hill each year.
UNC Football’s Fifth-Year Seniors Have Seen It All
As UNC’s incredible football season approaches its conclusion, all five of the team’s fifth-year seniors each celebrated another milestone this pa...
On National Politics And Moving Forward
Guns, politics, media sensationalism, "radicalization" and Donald Trump, oh my.
UNC Core Helps Military Personnel Earn Degrees
With the help of the state, UNC is expanding their certificate program for military personnel. The UNC Core program offers online courses, which can b...
UNC Professor Estimates Pollution Accounts for Millions of Deaths Annually
The debate over what to do or, as some argue, what not to do when it comes to regulating and reducing emissions has been a heated topic in North Carol...
Hillsborough Proposes Stormwater Utility
The town of Hillsborough has proposed a new stormwater utility and fees. The stormwater utility would help the town improve its current system and pay...
UNC Women’s Basketball Loses to Oklahoma State by 10
The UNC women’s basketball team lost to undefeated Oklahoma State on Monday night. The Cowgirls knocked off the Tar Heels 77-67, handing North Carol...
Rudd Media Takes Over WCHL and Chapelboro, Announces New Local Ownership Group of Four
CHAPEL HILL, NC – Rudd Media, LLC, has closed on ownership of WCHL Radio and Chapelboro.com, and principal Mr. Leslie Rudd has announced a partner...
Stroman On Sports: 16-0?
The Carolina Panthers are 13-0. Should they rest their starters - or go for a perfect season?
UNC Forward Meeks Out with Bruised Knee
UNC junior forward Kennedy Meeks will miss the next “several weeks” with a bruised knee, according to the university. A release says docto...
Documentary on UNC Scandal Set to Premiere Jan. 8
A documentary detailing the UNC scandal is nearing its release date. Bradley Bethel is a former learning specialist at Carolina, who left that positi...
UNC Basketball Drops to No. 11
The UNC basketball team fell to No. 11 in the both polls on Monday. The Tar Heels lost their only game of the week on Saturday afternoon. The Texa...
Nine Tar Heels Honored As Preseason All-American
Nine members of the UNC women’s lacrosse team were named as Preseason All-Americans. The Tar Heels are ranked second in the nation. Goalie Cayle...