News & Sports Archive
PlayMakers Has “Trouble In Mind”
The groundbreaking satire opens at Playmakers on Saturday.
UNC WBB Completes Comeback Win Over N.C. State
In a narrow escape, the No. 12 North Carolina’s women basketball team defeated North Carolina State ,67-63, in Reynolds Coliseum Thursday evening.
UNC Board of Trustees Approves Parking Reconfiguration
The full UNC Board of Trustees convened on Thursday at the Carolina Inn. As part of the consent agenda at the meeting, a design to improve pedestrian,...
The Rivalry Continues: UNC WBB vs. NC State
In the 100th meeting between the in-state rivals, No. 12 UNC travels to Raleigh to play the NC State Wolfpack Thursday evening in Reynolds Coliseum.
Tar Heel Take: Louisville
Join Kylie McCoy and Avery Trendel behind the scenes of UNC’s thrilling last-second victory over Louisville. Featuring music this week by Durham ra...
Pre-K - 12 Education
CHCCS Looks To Revamp Teacher Pay Plan
“Some will be very upset, yet I think it’s the best thing to do, in the long-term, for teachers."
‘Road Warrior’ Tar Heels Easily Top Deacs
The No. 15 North Carolina men's basketball team used a blistering offense to cruise past Wake Forest , 87-71, inside Joel Coliseum Wednesday evening....
UNC Launches New Research Venture Fund
UNC officials announced the formation of the Carolina Research Venture Fund, at a Board of Trustees meeting on Wednesday. Board member Sallie Shuping-...
UNC School of Government Aims to Prove Worth to New Board of Governors Leadership
There have been ripple effects emanating through the UNC campus following news that Tom Ross would be transitioning out of his role as President of th...
Chilton, Kinnaird Urge Support for CAIC Project in Carrboro
Two former Carrboro mayors urged the Board of Aldermen to support a proposal to build a four-story building downtown for the ArtsCenter and Kidzu, in ...
Milton Julian, Chapel Hill Business Leader, Dies At 96
Julian is survived by six children, 10 grandchildren, and six great-grandchildren.
Carolina Set To Clash With Wake Forest In Winston-Salem
The No. 15 North Carolina men’s basketball team, 14-4 on the season and 4-1 in conference, will aim for its fourth ACC win in a row Wednesday evenin...
UNC Submits Response to SACS
UNC has submitted a response to its regional accrediting body, following concerns raised during the independent investigation into academic irregulari...
Carrboro High Student Lobbies D.C. For Global Change
A Carrboro High School student went to Washington last week to press for change on issues of poverty, hunger and climate change.
HIV Survival Rates Disproportionately Low in South
Survival rates for those infected with HIV/AIDS in the South are the lowest across the nation. Nine southern states, including North Carolina, are hit...
Eno River Association Seeks Help After Sewage Flood
The Eno River Association has been defending the environment for nearly fifty years, but last week the nonprofit faced a new type of threat.
News Around Town
Hundreds March in Hillsborough to Celebrate MLK, Reflect on History
Around 200 Hillsborough marchers gathered downtown on a beautiful sunny day for the “20th Anniversary Northern Orange Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Ce...
Study Finds That Poorest Pay Higher Tax Share Than Richest in N.C.
The poorest 20 percent of North Carolina earners pay more than 40 percent more in taxes, as a share of their income, than the richest one percent.
Countdown to First Pitch: Trent Thornton
Over the past two baseball seasons here at UNC, Trent Thornton has spent his time clearly establishing himself as the ace of the pitching staff. With ...
News Around Town
Chapel Hill Holds MLK March
Among events across the nation celebrating the life and legacy of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr., was a rally and march held in Chapel Hill. As the sun ro...