News & Sports Archive
Chapel Hill Welcomes New Town Council
The Chapel Hill Town Council welcomed new and returning members on Monday, and honored those who chose to step aside.
Pre-K - 12 Education
Glenwood Elementary Overcrowding Decision Deadline Approaches
“It’s just about the disruption of many, many kids versus expansion for very few,” Mary Faith Mount-Cors said.
Fmr CH Council Member Laurin Easthom On Political Plans
“I’m young enough that I could do it again some day..."
Wake Forest Football Coach Jim Grobe Resigns
His most notable accomplishment came in 2006 when he led WakeForest to its first ACC championship since 1970 and a trip to the Orange Bowl.
Ten Tar Heels Named All-ACC in Football
Eric Ebron, James Hurst, Kareem Martin and Ryan Switzer were selected to the first-team All-ACC for their fine play.
Wold, Craddock Earn All-America Status in Field Hockey
This was the second year in a row that Wold and Craddock were named All-Americans.
Carolina’s Diamond DeShields Named ACC Rookie of Week
Carolina has now won the honor three consecutive weeks. Allisha Gray snagged the award on Nov. 18 and Stephanie Mavunga took the honor on Nov. 25.
Former UNC AFAM Chair Indicted By OC Grand Jury
UNC African and Afro-American Studies chair Julius Nyang’oro faces one felony charge placed by an Orange County grand jury Monday morning.
UNC Campus Security Review To Hold Public Forum
A group looking at security on all University of North Carolina campuses wants to hear from the public.
Panthers Top Bucs 27-6 For 8th Straight Win
Cam Newton threw for 263 yards and two touchdowns and ran for another score, and the Carolina Panthers defeated Tampa Bay 27-6 Sunday for a franchise-...
Gun Rights Groups Monitor New NC Law
North Carolina's new law expanding where concealed handguns are allowed is creating a dilemma for communities that had banned firearms from playground...
Bosh’s Heroics Lift Miami Past Charlotte, 99-98
Chris Bosh scored 13 straight points for Miami in the final minutes, including a trio of 3-pointers that capped a late rally, and the Heat found a way...
Record Crowds Over Weekend, But Spending Declined
The National Retail Federation says people have been spending less on holiday shopping than they did last year.
In God We Trust, Maybe, But Not Each Other
Can you trust your fellow man? About two-thirds of Americans who answered an AP-Gfk poll say no. In 1972, it was only one-half.
Huddle Up With The Heels
Carolina Seniors Licking Wounds After Losing Two Straight to Duke
The Tar Heels had their five-game winning streak snapped by No. 24 Duke 27-25 in front of a packed Kenan Stadium Saturday.
UNC Volleyball To Face Cal For Third-Straight Year In NCAA 1st Round
The No. 14 UNC volleyball team will face 17-12 California in the Champaign Regional of the NCAA tournament.
Private Parking Limits Holiday Tar Heel Express
You may want to leave a bit earlier for UNC football and basketball games that fall on or near the holidays.
UNC Men’s Basketball Comeback Falls Short To UAB, 63-59
One week after erupting for 93 points in an upset win over Louisville, UNC’s offense sputtered in a 63-59 non-conference loss to UAB Sunday at Barto...
Securing Your Home During The Holidays
The Chapel Hill Police Department is stepping up patrol over the holiday season and warning homeowners and renters to make sure your possessions are s...
UCLA Eliminates UNC Women’s Soccer From NCAAs
The NCAA quarterfinal matchup between second-ranked UCLA and fifth-ranked North Carolina lived up to its billing Saturday night as the Bruins advanced...