News & Sports Archive
Triangle Transit Uses New Bus On Shoulder Program
Triangle Transit began a new program to improve bus performance called Bus on Shoulder.
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Longtime Town Leader Alice Welsh Passes Away
After more than half a century in public service in Chapel Hill, former alderman Alice Welsh passed away Monday.
Tar Heels Celebrate Christmas in Charlotte with Belk Bowl Preparations
“We’re going to have to play with a lot of energy and passion and be physical. Hopefully, we’ve grown from the mistakes we made during the seaso...
NC Drivers Rank Among The Worst, Says A Car Insurance Website
In defense of North Carolina, Daley explains that traffic fatalities are trending sharply downward this year.
UNC MBB Ranked No. 19 in Both National Polls, Women Enter Top 10
The Carolina men’s basketball team, 8-3 on the season, is ranked No. 19 in both the AP poll and the USA Today Coaches poll released Monday.
Chapel Hill Man Receives Pardon Of Innocence For ’88 Murder
A Chapel Hill man has been granted a pardon of innocence by Governor Pat McCrory after 16 and a half years behind bars.
News Around Town
WCHL’s 2013 Year in Review
UNC's chancellor has held the top spot in years past. Will that ring true this year as well?
Newton’s TD Pass Lifts Panthers Over Saints 17-13
Cam Newton threw a 14-yard touchdown pass to Domenik Hixon with 23 seconds left to lift the Carolina Panthers to a 17-13 win over the New Orleans Sain...
Primetime Paige Thrives in Pressure Cooker
"Crunch time and overtime, I love that – the big moment. When the game’s on the line, that’s when it gets really fun,” Paige says.
UNC Professor Leads Team In Domestic Violence Breakthrough Study
“We saw significant reductions in the partner violence that the women experienced and that the children were exposed to over the course of the prog...
NCDOT Suspends Construction Over Holidays, Some Important Exceptions
“We want to help the travelers get where they are trying to go..."
Pre-K - 12 Education
CHCCS Teachers Face Loss Of Tenure: “It’s An Insult”
New state-mandated changes to teacher tenure met with confusion and dismay when the CHCCS board reviewed what those changes will mean for local teache...
Chapel Hill Ranked 3rd Most Exciting Small City In US
“Excitement” was measured in terms of available nightlife options such as bars and clubs, live music venues...
No. 14 Carolina Rebounds, Downs Davidson in 97-85 Overtime Thriller
The No. 14 North Carolina men's basketball team defeated the Davidson Wildcats 97-85 in an overtime thriller Saturday evening in the Dean Smith Center...
Carolina WBB Cruises to 103-71 Victory Versus High Point
Next up for the Tar Heels is a game against James Madison in the new year on Jan 2.
‘Daggum Roy’ Back in Full Force as Tar Heels Gear Up for Wildcats
"You got to be tough enough to step up and make the daggum thing or go play soccer,” Coach Williams says.
NC Unemployment Rate Drops In November
CHAPEL HILL – North Carolina’s unemployment rate for November was 7.4 percent—that’s a drop of 0.6 percent from October’s rate of 8.0 p...
UNC WBB Hosts High Point with Coach Hatchell in Attendance
"I'm so excited to be able to come watch our team play. I'm feeling great right now with my numbers coming back really good,” Hatchell says.
UNC Asst. AD On Ticket Policies In Wake Of Student Frustration
"...there then we were able to handle with that process and it just got a little out of whack."