News & Sports Archive
“Ephesus-Fordham” To Be Rebranded; Village Plaza Done In A Year
Developer Lee Perry says Village Plaza will be completed (and renamed) by next October.
Chapel Hill Keeps Festifall 2015 Alive
Every fall, Chapel Hill is treated to the Festifall Arts Festival. But, earlier in October, the 43rd annual Festifall Arts Festival was cancelled due ...
Labor Shortage Hitting Local Construction
Local homebuilders say the national labor shortage is causing headaches and delays.
Tom Ross on UNC Presidential Search: ‘I’ve Stayed Out of It’
The UNC Board of Governors will be meeting at 11 o’clock on Friday morning to select a new System President. A tentative agenda for the meeting call...
Big Changes Coming To MLK/Weaver Dairy Intersection
Several developments are either ongoing or in the pipeline.
Pro-Confederate Rally Coming To UNC Campus Sunday
Pro-confederate activists are planning to rally in support of UNC’s Silent Sam statute this Sunday.
Petition Requests Action on Homophobic Graffiti at East Chapel Hill High School
A petition is circulating asking administrators at East Chapel Hill High School to respond to homophobic graffiti being spray painted on the school la...
CHCCS Works on Teacher Salaries With Project ADVANCE
Chapel Hill- Carrboro City Schools is continuing to investigate new ways to pay teachers and support staff through Project ADVANCE. Project ADVANCE is...
Tar Heels in the NFL – Week 6
The Tar Heels currently have 23 former players on NFL rosters. Here’s a quick look at how the former Tar Heels in the NFL did this weekend for ...
UNC Board of Governors Scrambles to Presidential Search Finish
A new President of the UNC System is expected to be in place before year’s end. And while a selection may be closer, it does not appear the decision...
UNC Overcomes Sloppy Start to Smash Wake Forest 50-14
Over the past seventeen seasons, each since 1997, one thing has remained the same in the UNC football program. The team has been unable to win its fir...
Hit and Run Victim Dies From Injuries; Police Seek Driver
Investigators would like to speak to anyone who may have witnessed or stopped at the scene of the crash
Superintendent Tom Forcella Addresses Vandalism at East Chapel Hill High School
Superintendent Tom Forcella addressed the vandalism at East Chapel Hill High School that happened on September 26 after the school board meeting Thur...
Carrboro Debates IFC’s Plan To Relocate Community Kitchen
As the IFC contemplates moving its Community Kitchen to Carrboro, town leaders are wrestling with how the new service will fit into the fabric of down...
2 UNC Defensive Backs Arrested on Assault Charges
Two members of the North Carolina football team have been suspended indefinitely and will not play against Wake Forest on Saturday night after warrant...
UNC Board of Governors to Hold Emergency Meeting for Presidential Search
The UNC System Board of Governors has called an emergency meeting for one o’clock Friday afternoon at the SAS campus in Cary. The Presidential S...
Oakes’ Outlook: Fall Feasting
It’s finally writing weather again. That means blue skies, full sun and this time of year, a refreshing breeze to go with it. It’s a glori...
Pedestrian Struck in Hit and Run
Chapel Hill Police are seeking information from the public after a vehicle fled the scene after striking a pedestrian on Thursday evening. A tweet was...
The Importance of Breast Cancer Awareness Month
October is Breast Cancer Awareness month, where healthcare agencies across the country work to provide more information about the disease as well as a...
Style Clash: High-Powered UNC Offense Meets Stingy Wake Forest Defense
When UNC and Wake Forest meet on the gridiron this Saturday night at Kenan Stadium an old, tired cliché will ring true. An unstoppable force—the Ta...