News & Sports Archive
Local Electeds React To State Senate Budget
Mayor Mark Kleinschmidt and CHCCS board member James Barrett react to the Senate budget and other actions by the NCGA.
Victim Named In Friday’s Fatal Shooting
Lew Hahn Hood, 33, of Chapel Hill was shot and killed on Friday, Chapel Hill Police said.
CHHS Women’s Soccer Wins State Title
The Chapel Hill women’s soccer team scored a pair of second half goals, capturing its first-ever state title with a 2-1 win over West Regional c...
Listen to Chapel Hill Win the NCHSAA Women’s 3A Soccer Finals
CHTC Approves High-Speed Internet for Chapel Hill
The Chapel Hill Town Council last week voted unanimously to approve an agreement with AT&T to bring ultra-high-speed Internet installation to Chapel H...
Senior Care Office Provides Safety Checks for Elderly
This June, the Chapel Hill Home Instead Senior Care Office will be available for in-home safety checks, free of charge. By doing so, it will reduce th...
“No One…Knew They Were Going To Do This”
The "Moral Monday" sit-in in Thom Tillis's office was apparently unplanned, say activists who were there.
Local Vets Reflect On Memorial Day, Shinseki, And VA Scandal
Local vets Fred Black and Lee Heavlin talked with Aaron Keck this week about the VA scandal and Memorial Day.
‘Tillis 15′ Join Rev. William Barber for Moral Monday Press Conference in Durham
Most of the so-called “Tillis 15” who staged an overnight sit-in at Republican State House Speaker Thom Tillis’s office this past Tuesday, and g...
Tar Heels Fall To LBSU 6-1 In NCAA Opener
Long Beach State had all five of its hits in a six-run fourth and Andrew Rohrbach worked into the ninth for the second-seeded Dirtbags, who defeated N...
News Around Town
The People’s Channel Summer Camps
The public access television station and media learning center, The People’s Channel, is an organization based out of Chapel Hill that provides oppo...
Local Realtors “Fix A Home” – And You Can Help
You're invited to a food truck rodeo and silent auction at Carrboro Town Commons on Sunday to benefit "Fix-A-Home."
Carrboro student-athlete honored with scholarship
The Coy Maddry Memorial Scholarship Award has selected Carrboro High School's Katie Wilson as its 2014 recipient.
Shooting Reported At Home Near St. Thomas More
Updated 9:13 p.m. Glenwood Elementary School and St. Thomas More School were put on lockdown early Friday afternoon, following a reported shooting at ...
Tigers Seek First Womens’ Soccer State Title
CHHS soccer head coach Ron Benson says Saturday's game will be his last, win or lose.
Hundreds Call On BoCC To Spend More On Schools
Hundreds came out to Thursday’s budget public hearing to tell Orange County Commissioners to increase school funding.
Fox, Underdog Tar Heels Prepare For NCAAs
The third-seeded North Carolina baseball team, 34-25 overall, will embark on the Road to Omaha when it faces second-seeded Long Beach State, sporting ...
Member of ‘Tillis 14′ Sit-In Speaks About Protest and Arrest
A 78-year-old retired Unitarian Minister from Chapel Hill was one of 14 people arrested for refusing to leave State House Speaker Thom Tillis’s offi...
Academic Scandal: ‘A Shared Culpability’
“I think the vigorous discussion and debate is totally appropriate,” UNC Faculty Chair-elect Bruce Cairns says.
UNC System President Praises NC Senate Budget Proposals
UNC System President Tom Ross issued a statement today praising the NC State Senate’s Draft Budget for 2014-2015.