News & Sports Archive
UNC 2014 Grads Celebrate Accomplishments, School Spirit, and Mom
The sun was shining bright and the moms were beaming proud on Mother’s Day at UNC’s 2014 Commencement.
Seminoles Clinch Series With 10-2 Win Over Tar Heels
The North Carolina baseball team dropped its second straight to No. 4 Florida State 10-2 Saturday afternoon at Boshamer Stadium to lose the series and...
Carolina Baseball Gets Blasted By Seminoles
The North Carolina baseball team couldn't get anything going on offense and fell to Florida State 7-0 Friday night in front of a near sell-out crowd a...
Orange, Durham Transit Systems Seek Public Input on Bus Plans
Orange County and Triangle Transit have teamed up to host a series of public outreach meetings throughout May on bus services included in the Orange C...
Rabid Fox Attacks Two In Hillsborough
Orange County’s twelfth confirmed case of rabies this year involves a fox said to have attacked two people in Hillsborough.
Former Carrboro Mayor Chilton Discusses Marriage Rights on MSNBC
It’s official: Former Carrboro Mayor Mark Chilton is now a bona fide national celebrity.
Cedar Grove Community Center to Get $3M Upgrade
The Orange County Board of Commissioners, by a 4-to-3 vote, has approved a three-million dollar upgrade to the Cedar Grove Community Center.
Tar Heel predictions for the NFL Draft
Tonight’s NFL Draft in New York should be full of surprises, but no one will be shocked at the amount of former Tar Heels that will get drafted this...
News Around Town
Eleven Rabies Confirmed In OC, Total Nears 5-Year High
“If this trend continues throughout 2014, it seems likely that we are going to have upwards of 25 or 30 confirmed cases of rabies,” Marotto said.
AAA: Hit-And-Run Crimes Escalating Across North Carolina
Statewide, there are five hit-and-run incidents on average each day in which someone is injured or killed and the driver flees the scene.
She said the conversation made her realize there was no more she could do at UNC and that she wanted to continue her fight to correct problems with in...
Former Deans To Blame For Academic Scandal
A UNC learning specialist says the very people who are blasting the university for allowing the academic scandal to take place are at the heart of the...
Tar Heel Bats Get Hot, Carolina Cruises Past Elon
The North Carolina baseball team got its offense rolling and handily beat Elon 12-6 Wednesday evening at Latham Park to improve to 29-19 on the year.
No. 7 Carolina Women’s Tennis Embarks On NCAA Title Quest
The 24-5 North Carolina women’s tennis team has challenged itself with top-flight competition all year.
State Website Frustrates Orange County Elections Board on Primary Night
The staff at the Orange County Board of Elections were as frustrated as anyone else with the State Board’s website glitches after Tuesday’s primar...
Ebron Looks To Add To Tar Heel NFL Draft Success
With nine selected, UNC-Chapel Hill has had more players chosen in the first two rounds of the NFL Draft than any other school in the nation except fo...
Pre-K - 12 Education
Gov. McCrory Proposes Pay Raise For Teachers Statewide
“This may have been a lot of theatre for something that will not actually happen,” Barrett said.
Board of Commissioners to Examine More Options to Fund Recycling
Funding options and other issues regarding curbside recycling in Orange County will be hashed out at Thursday night’s meeting of the Board of Commis...
UNC Learning Specialist To Speak
The author of the widely-read blog that challenges the claims of illiteracy among student-athletes says he’s prepared to make statements on WCHL Thu...
Farewell To Election Signs For Now
For Carrboro, the removal period is the shortest of the three municipalities. Signs must be taken down within three days following the election or con...