News & Sports Archive
Commissioners Endorse Flat County-wide Waste & Recycling Fee
Approval of the fee by local governments will allow the county to phase in a rural curbside recycling program over the next three years.
John Shelton Reed: College Athletics Déjà vu?
Editor’s Note: This article was written by UNC Professor Emeritus John Shelton Reed when he was a member of the UNC Faculty in 1989. And, in ...
Birthday Boy Dunbar Leads Tar Heels Past Camels on Bacon Night
Bacon wasn’t the only thing sizzling on Tuesday night at Boshamer Stadium. Junior catcher Korey Dunbar homered, racked up three RBI, and scored ...
Courage & Conditioning Empower Kern’s UNC Boxing Journey
Michelle Kern is good with gloves. She stepped into the boxing ring at UNC for the first time ever as a freshman. Now graduating in May, she’ll be l...
Can A Living Wage Policy Be a Boost For Local Business?
Durham and Asheville have programs that recognize employers who pay a living wage. Some are asking if it's time for Orange County to follow suit.
Residents Voice Concerns Over Ephesus-Fordham Development, Form-Based Code
Chapel Hill residents voiced concerns about the state of development in the Ephesus-Fordham district at Monday’s town council meeting.
The Rammys: Top Tar Heels Honored, Spiffy Uniforms Unveiled
The best and brightest in Carolina athletics were recognized Monday night inside Carmichael Arena. Once again, the blue carpet was rolled out for The ...
2015 Tar Heel 10 Miler Results
CLICK HERE FOR OFFICIAL RESULTS 10 Miler | 4 Miler | Laurel Hill Climb | USATF Open Click here for photographs of the race! 10 Miler Official R...
Diamond Heels Face Campbell Test
After a surprise series split with Virginia Tech this past weekend, the #23 Diamond Heels return home to Boshamer Stadium with a 24-15 record...
Supreme Court Orders Review of North Carolina Redistricting
The Supreme Court has thrown out a North Carolina court ruling that upheld Republican-drawn electoral districts for state and congressional lawmakers.
Arrest Made in Hillsborough Attempted Armed Robbery
An arrest has been made in connection with a December 23, 2014, attempted armed robbery in Hillsborough. US Marshals arrested 24-year-old Jermaris Dej...
Tar Heels Round Out Exciting Regular Season
A busy Tar Heel sports weekend secured a couple exhilarating ACC titles, produced heartbreak on the lacrosse field and saw history made on the Chestnu...
Tar Heel Baseball Outlasts Virginia Tech in Wild 11-10 Win
Brian Miller’s sacrifice fly in the top of the eighth inning broke a 10-10 tie, and helped the #23 Tar Heel baseball team pick up a wild 11-10 w...
Hokies Stun UNC Baseball: Just Second Loss to VT in Fox Era
On the strength of a five-run sixth inning, the Virginia Tech Hokies rallied to defeat the #23 UNC baseball team by a score of 8-3 on Friday night for...
Mayor Kleinschmidt: “We Have To Say Yes” To Employers Who Pay Living Wages
Local governments and school boards have boosted wages for their lowest paid employees. Now some are pressuring businesses, big and small, to do the s...
ACC Race Heats Up As UNC Baseball Visits Virginia Tech
As one of five teams tied at 9-9 in the ACC, the UNC baseball team hopes to distance itself from the crowd this weekend, heading to Virginia Tech to f...
News Around Town
Tar Heel 10 Miler Expected to Draw Thousands
It’s the eighth year for the Tar Heel 10 Miler, which is expected to draw more than 6,300 runners.
Durham Police Searching for Missing Girl
Durham Police are trying to locate 23-year-old Maresa Jean Saad, who was last seen on March 28. She is described as a white female, 5’ 6” and appr...
No. 1 Tar Heel Women Serving For History
No women’s tennis team has ever gone undefeated in the ACC regular season. Armed with a deep and talented lineup, Carolina is determined to become t...
Butner Man Arrested For Attempted Murder, Kidnapping In Chapel Hill Assault
U.S. Marshals arrested a man in Oxford on Wednesday on charges of attempted murder in Chapel Hill.