News & Sports Archive
NC Officials Expect To See More Cases of Canine Influenza
Cases of canine influenza have been reported in Raleigh, and officials expect it will spread statewide.
UNC Students Rally Around Fired Alpine Bagel Employee
A long-time employee at a bagel shop on UNC’s campus believes she was unjustly fired from her position. For eight years, Lezlie Sumpter has been a c...
Turner, Switzer Are Preseason All-ACC
UNC football has two representatives on the preseason All-ACC team; Clemson leads with five.
Kania Family “Devastated” After Crash
The family of the UNC student who has been charged in the fatal collision from last weekend has issued their first statement since the accident. Ralei...
Alert Carolina Late to Alarm Students of 2 Armed Robberies
UNC Police are investigating reports of two armed robberies on the Carolina campus last night. An Alert Carolina message says that the robberies occur...
Chansky’s Notebook: Heeee’s back!
The Hornets are giving Tyler Hansbrough one last chance. Psycho T knew exactly what he was doing when he stayed at UNC all four years. A bruising powe...
Bill To Cut Emissions Testing Headed To NC Senate
A Republican-backed bill to end vehicle emissions testing in 29 North Carolina counties is headed to the state Senate after prevailing in the House.
Early Voting Sites Selected for October
Four sites have been chosen to host early voting for this fall’s municipal elections. The Orange County Board of Elections has chosen three satellit...
NC Unemployment Rate Up Again In June
North Carolina's unemployment rate ticked up again, from 5.7 percent in May to 5.8 percent in June.
Chansky’s Notebook: Make Your Own Noise
Larry Fedora hopes his passion will trump pessimism. UNC’s football coach met the media at Pinehurst Tuesday and was asked immediately about telling...
Legislature Passes Bill Protecting State Monuments
A bill making it more difficult to remove or relocate state monuments, including Confederate monuments, passed the legislature Tuesday. The shooting ...
UNC Linebacker: “Our Goal is to Win an ACC Championship.”
Atlantic Coast Conference Media Days are underway. Players from around the ACC were in the spotlight for day one. North Carolina finished up last foot...
NC Lawmakers Gather at Top of the Hill to Laud Passage of Liquor Law
NC lawmakers addressed reporters Tuesday to celebrate a law that allows distilleries to sell bottles of liquor to customers.
Clemson Tabbed to Win ACC
UNC has been picked to finish fifth in the always up-in-the-air Coastal Division of the Atlantic Coast Conference at the Football Kickoff at Pinehurst...
Chansky’s Notebook: Spieth’s Good — And Human
This is today’s Art Chansky’s Sports Notebook as heard on 97.9 WCHL. You can listen to previous Sports Notebooks here. Jordan Spieth’s bad shots...
Former Chapel Hill Attorney Led Fight Against FIFA
When Hampton Dellinger saw the turf burns U.S. women’s soccer players were posting to social media, he decided that as an attorney he was in a p...
Byron Freeman, Former Carolina Coffee Shop Owner, 1931-2015
Byron Freeman, longtime owner of the Carolina Coffee Shop died at his home near Saxapahaw on Friday
Newly Unsealed Documents Detail Hawkins Payments in UNC Case
Newly unsealed documents in the case of a former college football player charged with violating North Carolina’s sports agent law suggest he fun...
Chansky’s Notebook: Planetary Response
This is today’s Art Chansky’s Sports Notebook as heard on 97.9 WCHL. You can listen to previous Sports Notebooks here. Earth to Jay and Mary. Well...
Head-On Collision On I-85 Kills Three
Officials say they believe alcohol was a factor.