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“Sunday Assembly,” Chapel Hill’s Un-Church, Marks One Year
The "Sunday Assembly" movement started in England three years ago and it's growing worldwide.
3 UNC Men’s Soccer Players Named All-Region
The members of the UNC men’s soccer team were named to the All-South Regional Teams. Seniors Jonathan Campbell, from Greensboro, and Raby George, fr...
Aziz Sancar Accepts Nobel Prize
UNC professor Aziz Sancar went to Stockholm, Sweden to accept the Nobel Prize in Chemistry and give a lecture on his work. Sancar is the Sarah Graham ...
UNC Research Finds Oral Chemo Treatments Too Expensive
Even with healthcare coverage, millions of Americans will not be able to afford oral chemotherapy treatments, according to research done by UNC assist...
UNC Baseball Signs Nation’s No. 1 Class
UNC baseball has signed 16 newcomers to National Letters of Intent during the early signing period, head coach Mike Fox announced Wednesday. The class...
Matt Hughes Joins Race for Orange County Commissioners
Matt Hughes, chair of the Orange County Democratic Party, has officially filed to be a candidate for the at-large seat on the Orange County Board of C...
UNC Field Hockey Coach Named Regional Coach of the Year
UNC field hockey head coach Karen Shelton has been named the South Region Coach of the Year. The National Field Hockey Coaches of America announced th...
Lawsuit Filed to Challenge Senate Bill 2
A lawsuit has been filed challenging one of the most controversial pieces of legislation from this year’s long session in the General Assembly. A gr...
PPP: NC Republicans (Not Just Trump Supporters) Highly Anti-Muslim
Millions of Americans actually believe "shutting down all the mosques" is an idea worth considering.
Former UNC Pitcher Adam Warren Traded to Chicago Cubs
On the second day of Major League Baseball’s Winter Meetings, the New York Yankees made a deal to send former UNC standout Adam Warren to the Ch...
Kelly Hogan To Deliver UNC December Commencement Speech
Kelly Hogan, Director of Instructional Innovation of UNC’s College of Arts and Sciences and Senior STEM Lecturer, will be the featured speaker ...
Pre-K - 12 Education
‘No Impact Man’ Author Colin Beavan To Speak At CHS
Colin Beavan, author of No Impact Man, will speak on Dec. 14 at 7 p.m. in the Carrboro High School Auditorium. Beavan is being hosted by the Carrboro ...
UNC Creates Scott MacDonald Public Service Scholarship
UNC announced a new public service scholarship for undergraduate students. Alumnus Scott MacDonald gave a gift to his alma mater to start the Scott D....
False Positive Mammogram May Increase Cancer Risk
Women with a history of a false positive mammogram result may be at an increased risk of developing breast cancer for up to 10 years after the result....
12 UNC Tar Heels Named All-Conference
UNC offensive lineman Landon Turner and specialist Ryan Switzer were named to the All-ACC first team, as chosen by the league’s 14 coaches. Quar...
Spend This Christmas With The Clef Hangers
The Clef Hangers' album is called "Carols from the Hill."
East Chapel Hill High School Student Charged with Multiple Felonies
A student at East Chapel Hill High School is facing two felony charges in connection with multiple incidents on school grounds. 16-year-old Infinite T...
Chapel Hill Police Make Arrests in Connection to Multiple Break-Ins
Chapel Hill Police have arrested three individuals in connection with at least two area break-ins, according to police reports. 21-year-old Penelope S...
UNC Defensive Coordinator Loses Out on Broyles Award
UNC football defensive coordinator Gene Chizik was honored as finalist for the Broyles Award, on Tuesday. Chizik was one of five finalists for the aw...
Andy Cagle Files for the At-Large Seat on the Orange County Board of Commissioners
Filing for the 2016 election is in its second week and names continue to trickle into the race. Andy Cagle has filed as a Democratic candidate for the...