News & Sports Archive
Arrests Made in 2007 Orange County Murder
The Orange County Sheriff’s Office has arrested 67-year-old Jerry Wayne Sawyers and his 29-year-old son Christopher Ray Sawyers for the September 20...
REM Documentary Screening Honors Teacher With ALS
A former Chapel Hill teacher with ALS will be honored with a screening of an REM documentary.
Orange County Looks to Harlem Initiative to Help Kids in Poverty
Orange County is addressing the effects of poverty on kids.
It’s Not About Winning – It’s About Wining
A wine tasting April 30 at Southern Season will benefit the Dispute Settlement Center.
Who’s the Next Mack Hollins? UNC Spring Practice Provides Springboard
Spring football practice can serve as a springboard to fall success.
UNC Baseball Gets Revenge Win Against Coastal Carolina
In a game that started out going back and forth like a see-saw, the UNC baseball team pulled away in the final innings for a 9-3 victory over the #22...
Tar Heel Tennis, Lacrosse Blossoming This Spring
Although surrounded by less hype and fanfare than their more famous basketball and football counterparts, UNC’s spring sports teams excel at the hig...
Diamond Heels Excited For Second Chance Against Coastal
Returning from a four game road-trip, the 18-13 UNC baseball team opens a seven game home-stand at Boshamer Stadium on Tuesday, they face off with...
State Will Proceed with Death Penalty Case Against Hicks
46-year-old Craig Stephen Hicks appeared before a Durham County Court Judge on Monday for a Rule 24 hearing. The state will be allowed to pursue the d...
John Shelton Reed: College Athletics Déjà vu?
Editor’s Note: This article was written by UNC Professor Emeritus John Shelton Reed when he was a member of the UNC Faculty in 1989. And, in ...
Supreme Court Rejects N.C. Appeal on Election Law
The Supreme Court has passed up an early chance to review a contested election law that opponents say limits the ability of African-Americans to vote.
Chapel Hill Police Make Arrest in Stabbing Death
Chapel Hill Police have arrested 25-year-old Charles Anthony Rhames in connection with a fatal stabbing on Franklin Street Friday night. Police have ...
“Cupcakes & Cocktails” Will Benefit OCRCC
"Cupcakes & Cocktails" is one of many events the OCRCC is hosting for Sexual Assault Awareness Month.
Ramirez Carries Tar Heels to Much Needed Win at Clemson
A Herculean offensive effort from right-fielder Tyler Ramirez, who homered and drove in five runs altogether, carried the UNC baseball team to an 8-7 ...
Tar Heels Snatch Defeat From the Jaws of Victory
Another Saturday, another tragic 11 inning loss for the UNC baseball team. The Clemson Tigers used a number of miscues by the Tar Heels to score three...
PlayMakers 15/16 Season Features “Sisters,” “Sweeney”
PlayMakers' 2015/16 season will take theatergoers around the world.
This May, A Race That’s “Not So Normal”
Now an annual tradition, the Not So Normal 5K raises funds for numerous causes.
Fundraiser Will Support Kids “Learning Outside”
Learning Outside is a nonprofit dedicated to connecting kids with nature.
Oakes’ Outlook: Final Four ‘Breakfast Club’
So this year, the Final Four has gone to the coaches starring in a stirring sequel to "The Breakfast Club". I'm not complaining.
GOPers Like Cruz; Nobody Loves Kentucky: PPP
Two surveys from Public Policy Polling show Ted Cruz gaining and Americans split on the Final Four.