News & Sports Archive
Water-Borne Parasite Illness Likely Contained In OC
“We are feeling very confident that we got ahead of this and that we are past a lot of it at this point," Shelp said.
Duke In Washington: Setting A Home Base
Duke University ventured out to Washington, D.C. four years ago and now has a permanent location to offer its students, alumni, and others connected t...
Nyang’oro’s Story To Be Told In Court Soon
Since news broke that African and Afro-American Studies Department Chair Julius Nyang'oro was holding fraudulent classes at UNC, everyone has wanted t...
2014 Brings Promise, High Hopes for Tar Heel Football
The sky seems to be the limit for the Tar Heel football program following fine finish to season.
BoCC Eyes Rural Recycling District Tax Plan
Orange County needs a new way to fund rural curbside recycling pick-up, but commissioners aren’t sure what's the most equitable way to pay for the p...
No. 10 UNC WBB Hosts Dangerous JMU Thursday
The Tar Heels come into the contest winners of their last six games and sporting an 11-2 record.
Flu Season Putting Stress On Vaccine Supply
Flu season is still a month or so away from its peak, and health officials are urging people to get their flu shots with the number of cases continuin...
Triangle Expressway Toll Increases 5% With New Year
Commuters using the Triangle Expressway will pay more in 2014 as the rates increased nearly five percent Friday to pay off the bond that helped build ...
News Around Town
Road Safety In 2014; World Book Night; Home For The Holidays
The Town of Chapel Hill is kicking off 2014 by asking you to make a resolution to drive with care and pay attention when walking or biking.
Tar Heels Ring In New Year In Style, Deliver Seahawk Smackdown
With the win, Carolina improved to 10-3 on the season while UNC-W dropped to 6-9.
Listen Live: Rep. Meyer Preparing For 2014 Election
Your newest state representative has his work cut out for him in 2014 as he’ll have to fight for his seat before ever officially sitting in it.
Walt Bell To Follow Blake Anderson To Ark. St.
Tight ends coach and recruiting coordinator for Carolina Football, Walt Bell’s days of calling offensive plays for the Tar Heels will hold at one as...
‘Happy Blue Year’ in Smith Center for Tar Heels-Seahawks
Junior forward Desmond Hubert says the Tar Heels need to start playing with the same effort and intensity against the lower-ranked teams in order to e...
UNC Offensive Lineman Russell Bodine Forgoes Final Season to Enter NFL Draft
Bodine says playing in the NFL has always been a dream and is ready to move on the next level in his career.
Driver Who Caused Blackout Was Almost Home
The driver who knocked out two power poles causing power outages for 350 Orange County residents was less than half a mile from his home, according to...
Carolina MBB Holding Steady at No. 19, Women Stay in Top Ten
Following the Tar Heels’ sloppy win against Northern Kentucky, there was no upward movement for the 9-3 squad nationally.
News Around Town
Duke Energy Progress Merger Still Not Complete Online
The Duke Energy Progress merger is at the heart of power outage confusion for Orange County customers Sunday.
Tar Heel Take: Northern Kentucky
Join Alex Curley and Rachel Nash as they go behind the scenes of Friday’s game against Northern Kentucky. Featured music this week from Chapel H...
AP Factcheck: Many Pay More Under New NC Tax Laws
Gov. Pat McCrory and his Republican allies at the legislature have hammered home a simple message about the tax reform package they passed into law ea...
GOP Can Count Ways To Senate Majority
Republicans count enough competitive races to challenge Democrats for control of the Senate in next year's elections. But tea party challenges will ma...