News & Sports Archive
UNC Student Body Pres: “Disgusted” By Athlete/Academic Accusations
Student body president Christy Lambden spoke out harshly against reports that many UNC athletes struggle to read.
At U.S. Mayors Conference, Kleinschmidt Talks Transit
Chapel Hill Mayor Mark Kleinschmidt attended the U.S. Conference of Mayors this week, with transportation as a key focus.
UNC’s Marion Jones Named ACC Legend, To Be Honored at ACC Tourney
UNC women’s basketball player Marion Jones, a member of the 1994 National Championship team, will represent Carolina in the 10th annual class of ACC...
ACC Baseball Revving Up: Carolina Selected Second in Coastal Division
The Tar Heel baseball team has been picked second in the ACC Coastal division by the league’s 14 head coaches.
Chapel Hill Music Teacher Honored at Memorial Concert
A free concert to honor the late music teacher Pearl Seymour will take place at 3 p.m. Saturday, at The Robert and Pearl Seymour Center in Chapel Hill...
“My Love Song To Orange County”
Local author Barbara Claypole White says her latest novel, "The In-Between Hour," was inspired by rural Orange County.
Tar Heel Slugger Shifts Focus To Big Leagues
For former University of North Carolina baseball prodigy Colin Moran, playing Major League Baseball has been his dream for as long as he can remember....
UNC Family Medicine Hosting “Affordable Care Act Enroll-a-Thon” Saturday
It’s a chance to get all of your questions answered about ObamaCare and enrolling in the Health Insurance Marketplace.
UNC LB Travis Hughes Suspended On Assault Charge
University police spokesman Randy Young told WRAL in an email that no one was injured during the altercation.
Folt: UNC Responsible For Phony Classes, But “Getting It Right”
Carol Folt criticized UNC's enabling of phony classes in the past, but had little to say about Mary Willingham.
No. 3 Duke Holds On For 85-77 OT Win At Florida St
TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (AP) — Tricia Liston scored 25 points and Elizabeth Williams had 20 as No. 3 Duke needed overtime to beat No. 24 Florida State 85-...
Commissioners Nix Orange County Fair Plan
The Board of Commissioners voted Thursday to put plans for an Orange County fair on hold indefinitely, citing concerns about cost.
Tar Heel Triumph: WBB Gets 83-65 Win at Wake Forest
The No. 7 North Carolina Tar Heels women’s basketball team pulled away from the Wake Forest Demon Deacons late in the contest Thursday night to clai...
School Delays – Friday, January 24
Chatham County Schools - students on a two-hour delay (due to low temperatures)
NC Deaths Due To Flu Increase 33
The death of a child due to the flu was reported in Alamance County Wednesday...
Art’s Angle: 56 And Counting
The way I see it, Clemson is lucky to be only 0-56 in men’s basketball games played in Chapel Hill. After all, they began playing back in 1926, whic...
Panthers Look To Keep Boys Basketball Record Clean
The Orange Panthers boys’ basketball team takes its unblemished conference record on the road to Raleigh Friday night to take on their Big-Eight foe...
News Around Town
This Weekend In OC: Arts! Concerts! Tax Relief?
Concerts at the Seymour Center, art events all over the county, and help with taxes and health care.
2 Hillsborough Armed Robberies Reported Within 3-Day Span
The resident returned inside and found an armed man coming out of a back room....
UNC Employees Criticize University’s Response To Major Data Breach
“They do not feel secure anymore. Their sense of security in regards to their data has been lost,” Streeter said.