News & Sports Archive
Chansky’s Notebook: For Griff And Teddy
This is today’s Art Chansky’s Sports Notebook as heard on 97.9 WCHL. You can listen to previous Sports Notebooks here. They played the member-gues...
More than 400,000 in NC Keep Obamacare Subsidies
The U.S. Supreme Court has upheld the tax breaks for those who purchased health insurance through the federally-run exchange. The ruling allows more t...
Memorial for Former UNC Chancellor Aycock Set for 2 PM Friday
A memorial service for former UNC Chancellor William Aycock will be held Friday at University United Methodist.
Hagan’s Officially Out, So Speculation Mounts About Burr’s Opponent
Kay Hagan won’t run for the U.S. Senate, and Democrats have been left without a clear contender.
Orange County Sheriff’s Dept Charges 62 In Major Narcotics Operation
Orange County Sheriff’s deputies seized cocaine, heroin, guns and pills and issued warrants for 62 suspects as part of a major drug investigation.
UNC Hires Senior Associate AD
Nicki Moore has been hired by UNC as a Senior Associate Athletics Director, the university announced earlier this week. Moore has been an 11-year memb...
SCOTUS Keeps Affordable Care Act Subsidies
***UPDATE: The Supreme Court has issued a 6-3 ruling allowing subsidies to continue to be offered in states that did not establish their own marketpla...
Tokoto Projected 2nd-Round Selection in Tonight’s Draft
Three Duke Blue Devils are projected to be taken in the first round of tonight’s NBA Draft. The National Basketball Association will welcome 60 new ...
National LGBT Ground Endorses Storrow for Town Council
A national LGBT organization is endorsing Lee Storrow in his re-election campaign for the Chapel Hill Town Council. The Gay and Lesbian Victory Fund c...
Demolition at U-Square is Underway
Demolition is underway at the newly-named Carolina Square on Franklin Street. Meg McGurk, Executive Director of the Chapel Hill Downtown Parternship, ...
Chansky’s Notebook: Good Steal, Virginia!
Virginia’s fairy-tale finish was one for the crooks. It had been 60 years since Wake Forest won the ACC’s last College World Series, and Virginia ...
Should UNC’s ‘Silent Sam’ Share the Recent Fate of Confederate Flags?
A historian says the Silent Sam monument on UNC’s campus represents the old white supremacy attitude.
Michelle Johnson Running For Re-Election
Michelle Johnson will seek a second term on the Carrboro Board of Aldermen.
UNC Board of Governors Member Arrested in Alleged Domestic Assault
A member of the UNC Board of Governors was arrested in May for misdemeanor assault of a female, according to police reports. 61-year-old R. Doyle Parr...
Legacy of Dean Smith to Live On Through Award
The University of North Carolina and the United States Basketball Writers Association announced a new award to honor Dean Smith on Wednesday. USBWA Pr...
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Memorial Service for UNC Dean Emeritus
A memorial service is scheduled for 10 o’clock Wednesday morning honoring UNC School of Journalism Dean Emeritus John “Jack” Adams. ...
Chansky’s Notebook: Flaunting The Flag
This is today’s Art Chansky’s Sports Notebook as heard on 97.9 WCHL. You can listen to previous Sports Notebooks here. You can hear Art Chansky...
NCGA Cracks Down on Graffiti
A bill to impose tougher penalties on graffiti vandals is on Gov. McCrory’s desk.
Hillsborough Confederate Memorial Stays Up, For Now
South Carolina lawmakers are debating removing the confederate battle flag from the state capitol; Governor Nikki Haley endorsed the change after the ...
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Google To Begin Installing Local Fiber Network
The company announced Tuesday that construction on its high speed network will be starting soon.