News & Sports Archive
Eight-Run Inning Propels No. 6 UNC Baseball Past Winthrop
While the walk-off dramatics may not have found their way back to Boshamer Stadium on Wednesday, the final result was still the same. The No. 6 Tar He...
Chatham County Collision Injures Two State Troopers
Derek Bowden Jr. has been charged with reckless driving, failure to move over causing injury and failure to reduce speed after he was involved in an ...
UNC loses first game in ACC Tournament in OT
The University of North Carolina women’s basketball team usually performs well in the ACC Tournament. This year they encountered disappointment, los...
Brice Johnson Named Naismith Award Semifinalist
On the heels of being named a finalist for the Oscar Robertson Trophy, Brice Johnson has been named a semifinalist for the Naismith Award. Johnson is ...
Board Of Commissioners Create Firearms Safety Committee
After unanimously striking down a proposed gun regulation in February, the Orange County Board of Commissioners created a Firearms Safety Committee to...
UNC Men’s Lacrosse Sweeps Weekly Conference Awards
UNC men’s lacrosse players swept the Atlantic Coast Conference’s weekly awards after a come-from-behind victory over Johns Hopkins last weekend. T...
Carrboro Alderman Approve Affordable Housing Request
The Carrboro Board of Alderman approved several affordable housing requests on Tuesday night, most notably, a request of $40,000 for the Self Help lan...
Endorsements Roll in Ahead of Primary
Early voting starts on Thursday across North Carolina for the 2016 primary election and endorsements are coming in fast and furious as voters prepare ...
Watts, Walker Honored by ACC Ahead of Tournament Tipoff Wednesday
Members of the North Carolina women’s basketball team have been honored by the Atlantic Coast Conference ahead of the conference tournament beginnin...
News Around Town
Cates Creek Park Officially Open; Roadway Opening Delayed
Cates Creek Park in Hillsborough is now open for use by the public. The town officially opened the park in the Waterstone development on Tuesday. You ...
News Around Town
“Through Women’s Eyes, By Women’s Hands”
Coming this Friday, the Compass Center for Women and Families' biggest annual fundraiser.
News Around Town
Local Advocate, “Redefining Disabled,” Hosts OC Community Read
This year's Community Read will focus on the experience of living with disability.
Town Talks Ephesus-Fordham Changes
Before putting the issue in front of the Chapel Hill Town Council, the town held an informational meeting about possible changes to the form-based cod...
Spellings: My Responsibility is to Serve Needs of Every Student and Tax Payer
Tuesday was a busy day in higher education across North Carolina. It was Margaret Spellings’ first day as President of the UNC System after a pr...
Protest Held on Margaret Spellings’ First Day as UNC System President
Hundreds of students and faculty members at UNC gathered on Tuesday to protest the newly-minted UNC System President, Margaret Spellings. It didn’t ...
UNC Faculty Chair: We Need to Work Together for the Good of the UNC System
Tensions around the UNC System were brought to a fever pitch Tuesday with protests taking place on campuses across the state to correspond with the fi...
NAACP Calls For Transparent Investigation Into Raleigh Shooting
NAACP leaders called for a “speedy” and “transparent” investigation after a Raleigh Police Officer shot and killed a man on Monday. According ...
Stroman On Sports: Up Or Down For The UNC Women?
UNC women's basketball has struggled this year, but there's a solid young core. Is the team rising or declining?
Kennedy Meeks Unleashes On Analysts Who Want Him Benched
Neither Kennedy Meeks nor Isaiah Hicks started against Syracuse Monday night. It was Senior Night. But, there is a growing chorus of college basketb...
Marcus Paige Wins Second Straight Skip Prosser Award
Marcus Paige will receive the 2016 Skip Prosser Award. The award is given to the Atlantic Coast Conference’s top scholar-athlete for men’s bask...