News & Sports Archive
Plan For Power Outages As Ice Storm Approaches
With up to a half inch of ice in the forecast, power outages are a real possibility in the next 24 hours.
The Duke-Carolina Rivalry: Inside Insight from Jacobs, Montross, Spatola & Steinbacher
We wanted to hear from those who have been a part of the Duke-Carolina experience for so many years to get you set for what promises to be another exh...
Brice Is Simmering For Tar Heels
With a talented and deep pool of players emerging for the Tar Heels, reserves in particular must make the most of their minutes to consistently take t...
Six To 11 Inches Of Snow, Ice Possible By Thursday
Projections have jumped to between six and 11 inches of snow and ice for Orange County before the end of the day Thursday.
Carrboro Lifts Ban on ‘Wee Hours’ Public Parking
CARRBORO- Folks who enjoy Carrboro’s nightlife, but worry about driving home afterward, may once again leave their vehicles parked in public lots ov...
Orange BoCC Backs Off 2014 Bond Referendum
County Commissioners backed off a plan to bring a bond referendum to voters in November, but they might consider it for the next presidential primary....
237th Chapter of Duke-Carolina Promises To Be Memorable
The 237th installment of what is widely believed to be the greatest rivalry in college sports promises to be another classic encounter between two of ...
Chapel Hill-Carrboro Could See Upwards Of Four Inches Of Snow, Ice
National Weather Service senior forecaster Scott Sharp says this storm will hit the western part of the Triangle more than those in the east.
Oakes: Roy’s Remarks – “Behind the ‘Sense of Urgency’ Veil”
“Sense of urgency is not just diving on the floor. It’s everything. It’s being into it mentally. It’s nothing else is important. I’m always ...
Pre-K - 12 Education
CHCCS Considers A $160 Million Renovation Plan For Aging Buildings
Dennis said the $160.84 million estimate was a more realistic figure. It would include $2.98 million in temporary facilities costs to house students d...
Art’s Angle: The Pros And The Cons
Roy Williams said this week that his Tar Heels will have to play their best game of the season to defeat Duke Wednesday night in the Smith Center. Rea...
News Around Town
This Week In Orange County! (Weather Permitting.)
This week in OC: sirens, OWASA plans, pets, agriculture, "Steel Magnolias" and "Vagina Monologues."
Willingham Considers Suing UNC Provost Jim Dean
UNC clinical counselor and academic advisor Mary Willingham says she’s considering a lawsuit against Provost Jim Dean for his comments about her rel...
Heckendorf, Porter Complete UNC Football Coaching Staff
North Carolina has filled its coaching staff by hiring Keith Heckendorf to coach quarterbacks and Larry Porter to coach running backs.
Wednesday Weather Looking White And Wild
A winter storm watch goes into effect Wednesday at 12:00 a.m. and extends until Thursday at 6:00 p.m. We could see 2-4 inches of winter weather in tha...
For Sale: One Chapel Hill Library, Slightly Used
The Chapel Hill Town Council may be ready to part with a historic town property if the right buyer can be found.
Growing Tar Heel Confidence Heading Into Duke Game Grounded in Defensive Effort
The North Carolina men’s basketball team takes center stage Wednesday in primetime for a 9 p.m. tipoff in the Smith Center against archrival Duke.
No. 17 Tar Heels Topple No. 3 Blue Devils 89-78 In Gritty, Determined Effort
The No. 17 North Carolina women's basketball team toppled No. 3 Duke Monday 89-78 at Cameron Indoor Stadium thanks in large part to a career night by ...
“Moral March” Draws Tens Of Thousands
The NAACP's "Moral March" was the largest civil rights march in the South in decades.
NWS: Expect Nasty Weather Wednesday
The National Weather Service is calling for a wintry mix on Wednesday.