News & Sports Archive
UNC Baseball Hosts UNC-Asheville
With the final two weeks of the college baseball regular season on the horizon, the No. 24 UNC baseball team resumes its quest for Omaha on Tuesday—...
News Around Town
Hickory Tavern Raises Money for WCOM FM
On Thursday, the Hickory Tavern will help WCOM pay its bills, and the public is invited to help.
Tar Heel Lax NCAA Tourney Quests Begin
The UNC men’s lacrosse team, 12-3 overall, has earned the No. 3 seed in the 2015 NCAA Tournament and will host Patriot League champion Colgate at Fe...
Diamond Heels Starting to Think Big
At 29-16 overall, and 13-10 in the conference, the Diamond Heels currently sit in second place in the ACC Coastal Division, and have their sights...
Larry Fedora Sees Progress, Potential For Tar Heels
With spring practice now in the books, a productive summer awaits the Tar Heel football team. But head coach Larry Fedora says he’s already been see...
Oakes’ Outlook: Omaha – Book It
Something was just plain weird about college baseball last year. There was a disturbance in the force…even Yoda thought so. But the Tar Heels co...
Orange County To Test Alert Call System
Orange County officials will test a new phone alert system on Monday. Subscribers to the OC Alerts notification system will receive a test call at 2 ...
School Boards Ask Commissioners To Spend More Per Pupil
The two local school districts presented their 2015-16 budget requests to the Orange County Board of Commissioners on Tuesday.
Lecture at Chapel Hill Library to Focus on Planning for Growth
How we develop and plan for growth is always a hot topic in Chapel Hill and the surrounding area. David Shreve is the President of Advocates for a Sus...
Heels in The Pros
Tar Heels in the Pros: Matt Harvey
Considered to be one of the best young pitchers in the major leagues, Matt Harvey has been on fire this season as a starting pitcher for the New York ...
UNC-Greensboro Holds On to Snap Tar Heels’ Six Game Winning Streak
Solid pitching, along with 14 hits and a big four run third inning, proved to be enough for the UNC-Greensboro Spartans to hold on for an upset road ...
PlayMakers, Deep Dish Wrap Up Chapel Hill Theater Season
PlayMakers presents "Mary's Wedding"; Deep Dish presents "The Liar."
Tar Heels To Headline Veterans Classic At The Naval Academy
The North Carolina men’s basketball team will tip off next season by paying respect to the troops. The Tar Heels will join Temple, Florida and Navy ...
Tar Heel Tennis To Host NCAA Tourney Openers
The Tar Heel men’s and women’s tennis teams found out their NCAA Tournament fates Tuesday evening.
Supreme Court Hears Same-Sex Marriage Appeal
Marriage equality was once again the topic of arguments before the US Supreme Court, on Tuesday. This comes after same-sex marriage bans were upheld b...
Is Affordable Housing a Priority for Chapel Hill?
Critics say Chapel Hill is not prioritizing affordable housing, especially in the Ephesus-Fordham district. Local housing leaders discuss this issue.
Town Council Moves Forward With $40M Bond
Chapel Hill leaders plan to put a $40 million dollar bond on the municipal ballot this fall.
Brandon Ingram ‘Creating Own Path’, Chooses Duke
Brandon Ingram, the No. 3 player in the basketball Class of 2015, chose Duke as his college destination Monday evening inside the Kinston High School ...
Applicants Vie for Chapel Hill Town Council Seat
Five applicants made their cases to the Chapel Hill Town Council for appointment to the vacant council seat, at Monday’s special meeting.
Red-Hot Tar Heels Host UNC-Greensboro Before Final Exams
After a masterful series sweep last weekend against Boston College, the No. 22 UNC baseball team hosts the UNC-Greensboro Spartans at Boshamer Stadium...