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New Leadership Renews Cooperation Among Fire Departments
Change in leadership for the Carrboro Fire Department is leading to its renewed cooperation with the Chapel Hill fire officials. Chapel Hill Fire Chie...
Pre-K - 12 Education
Make Up Days Announced for Orange County Schools
Traditional school students in the Orange County School System will add 20 minutes to the end of the instructional day beginning March 16, in a new pl...
Chapel Hill Tries Wi-Fi Experiment in Public Housing
Chapel Hill is testing a wi-fi solution to the digital divide in one neighborhood.
CHCCS Board Examines 2015-16 Recommended Budget
This initial proposed budget totals $73 million. Once board members hash out the details, they will request funds from Orange County commissioners. Th...
Chanticleers Hand Tar Heels Second Straight Loss
The Coastal Carolina Chanticleers improved to 11-6 with an impressive 13-2 victory over the 11th ranked UNC baseball team at Springs Brooks Stadium in...
Roy Williams Bringing Four Suits To Greensboro
UNC head coach Roy Williams says he’s packing four suits for the ACC Tournament.
Google Fiber Taps CH Fiber Hut Location
Google Fiber's engineers have identified a good spot for a Chapel Hill Fiber Hut.
OC Family Success Alliance Seeks Outreach Volunteers
Orange County’s Family Success Alliance needs volunteers this weekend to go door-to-door in Chapel Hill and Carrboro.
‘Unorthodoc’ Practice in Carrboro Shuns Insurance, Embraces Flexibility
A Carrboro MD says she’s done with insurance companies. From now on, she says, her business will be conducted just between the doctor and her patien...
Competition, Toughness Frame UNC Football Spring
The Tar Heels, following a subpar 6-7 2014 season, have been grinding it out at Navy Field for weeks now rain, snow or shine.
UNC Loans $3M to Preserve Housing in Northside Neighborhood
Mayor Mark Kleinschmidt made a big announcement Monday about Chapel Hill’s Northside neighborhood: “UNC Chapel Hill is the new catalyst by providi...
Health Report Card Released for NC Children
The health of North Carolina children is improving is several key areas, but in other aspects the Tar Heel state is lagging, according to a new study....
UNC to Continue Work on Poverty
Many UNC faculty members, and citizen across the state, have expressed concern recently with the decision from the Board of Governors to close three c...
UNC Baseball Hits the Road to Take On Coastal Carolina
After picking up a series win at home against arch-rival Duke, Coach Mike Fox and his 11th ranked UNC baseball team will now take their 10-4 record on...
Orange County Woman Shot Multiple Times
A woman survived being shot multiple times by her husband Monday morning according to the Orange County Sheriff’s Office.
Boxill Resignation Comes Days Before Appeal Hearing
Dr. Jan Boxill, who has been one of the key figures in the academic scandal at UNC, resigned her position just before her appeal of her firing was to ...
Blue Devil Bats Wake Up, Crush Tar Heels
The Duke offense finally broke through on Sunday, lifting the Blue Devils to a 9-2 victory over the 11th ranked UNC baseball team at Boshamer Stadium ...
Mayors of Chapel Hill, Carrboro and Hillsborough Urge Justices to Rule for Marriage Rights
The mayors of Chapel Hill, Carrboro and Hillsborough have joined 223 others mayors in signing an amicus brief, urging the Supreme Court to rule for eq...
Duke Spoils Carolina’s Senior Night, Earns Season Sweep
The night in the Smith Center started with a rousing cheer. Mike Krzyzewski acknowledged his adoring fans. No, that's not a typo.
Chapel Hill Girls Win 3rd Straight 3-A Regional Title; Face Hickory for State Championship
Once again, the Chapel Hill High girls basketball team is headed for the 3-A state championship game. The Tigers claimed its third consecutive 3-A Eas...