News & Sports Archive
Rabid Bat Found In Chapel Hill Home
A bat in Chapel Hill marks Orange County’s first case of rabies this year.
Young Democrat Convention Coming to Chapel Hill
Young democrats across the Tar Heel state will be migrating to Chapel Hill for their annual convention this year. The teen, college, and young democra...
CHCCS Board to Review Discipline And Suspension Rates On Thursday
The Chapel Hill-Carrboro City Schools board will discuss student discipline and its disproportionate impact on minorities when the board meets Thursda...
Fire Overnight in Chapel Hill Office Park
The Chapel Hill Fire Department was on the scene of a fire Wednesday morning. The fire was at 920 Martin Luther King Junior Boulevard, in a small offi...
Water Main Break Diverts Traffic in Chapel Hill
UPDATE: The water main was repaired and operating normally early Wednesday afternoon, according to OWASA. OWASA crews were working on a water main bre...
No. 15 Tar Heels Face Hungry Wolfpack In Hostile PNC Arena
The No. 15 North Carolina men’s basketball team, 12-4 overall and 2-1 in the ACC, hits the road Wednesday night for a 7 p.m. tipoff in PNC Arena aga...
Carrboro Police Utilize Life-Saving Anti-Overdose Drug for 1st Time — Successfully
A new program of the Carrboro Police Department and Orange County to prevent drug overdose deaths paid off for the first time on Monday night, as a Ca...
OC Sheriff’s Office Investigating Home Invasion
The Orange County Sheriff’s Office is investigating a home invasion from early Tuesday morning. Officials say it occurred in the vicinity of New NC ...
Expect A Tenth Of An Inch Of Ice Tuesday Night
The National Weather Service has issued a Winter Weather Advisory from 7pm Tuesday through noon Wednesday.
Durham Police Invesitgating Bank Robbery
Durham police are investigating a bank robbery from late Tuesday morning. Officials say a male entered the BB&T at 1107 NC Highway 54 shortly befo...
Local Leaders Eye 2015 NCGA With Cautious Optimism
Chapel Hill Mayor Mark Kleinschmidt says during the last legislative session, some members of the General Assembly declared war on North Carolina’s ...
DOT Preparing for Long Night as Inclement Weather Looms
The possibility of inclement weather throughout our area has led to the state Department of Transportation going into overdrive to prepare the roadway...
Freezing Rain May Lead to Slippery Commute Wednesday
Winter has officially settled in across the Tar Heel state, and our area is no exception. After seeing heavy rain early Monday morning, temperatures h...
‘What About The Wallace Deck?’
With Kidzu Children’s Museum contemplating a move to Carrboro, some in Chapel Hill are left wondering, ‘What about the Wallace Deck?”
Hillsborough Commissioners Commit to Help Preserve Colonial Inn
The Hillsborough Board of Commissioners voted to hire the UNC School of Government to provide financial, legal and technical advice about what to do w...
Overshadowed Spring Sports Share Same Lofty Goals
All eyes are generally fixed on the basketball hardwood this time of year in Chapel Hill, but a litany of other top-notch UNC sports programs are gear...
UNC Requiring Students, Faculty, and Staff to Take Sexual Violence Course
Students, faculty, and staff at UNC will be required to take a training course on sexual harassment and sexual violence. The Office of Student Affairs...
Tar Heel Take: Notre Dame
Join Kylie McCoy and Princess Streeter for Chapelboro’s first Tar Heel Take of the season, as they go behind the scenes of UNC’s narrow loss to...
Carrboro Town Leaders Ready for First Meeting of 2015
The Board of Alderman is setting up for a very busy 2015 with their first meeting of the new year, on Tuesday night. There are several large agenda it...
Nominate A Business Of The Year
The Chapel Hill/Carrboro Chamber of Commerce is seeking Business of the Year nominations.