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Program to Feed Hungry has Best Year Ever
A local program that raises money to feed the hungry in Chapel Hill and Carrboro had its best year ever in 2014. 112 restaurants contributed more than...
CHCCS Budget Request Includes Higher Minimum Wage
The proposed Chapel Hill-Carrboro City Schools budget would set a wage floor for employees of $12.76 per hour, which is the current minimum wage for O...
Crucial Rivalry Series With NC State Awaits Diamond Heels
This weekend, inside the walls of Boshamer Stadium, the heart of the college baseball season is set to begin, as head coach Mike Fox and his Tar Heels...
UNC Science Expo Coming to Morehead Planetarium
In past years, the UNC Science Expo has drawn around 8,000 visitors to Morehead Planetarium. This year’s event should be no different.
News Around Town
Congressman Price to Host Town Hall Thursday Night
You have a chance to voice concerns and questions to US Congressman David Price Thursday night. Congressman Price is holding a Town Hall from 7:30 unt...
UNC Greek Organizations ‘Walk a Mile’ Against Sexual Assaults
Greek organizations at UNC are teaming up with other campus organizations to march against sexual assault.
CHTC Accepting Applications for Vacant Seat
The Chapel Hill Town Council adopted a resolution on Wednesday night which lays out the timeline to fill a vacant seat. Application deadline: April 22...
UNC Junior Forward J.P. Tokoto Heads For NBA
Roy Williams was hoping for no surprise departures heading into next season. So much for that.
Williams Throws Another Gem to Lead UNC Baseball Past Liberty
Freshman left-hander Hunter Williams tossed six scoreless innings, and allowed just three hits, carrying the UNC baseball team to a 6-0 shutout victor...
Olympic Medalist and Chapel Hillian Nick McCrory Retires
23-year-old Olympic medalist and Chapel Hillian Nick McCrory announced his retirement from diving earlier this year. But he’s not putting the sport ...
Carrboro Police Seek Info In Armed Robberies
Carrboro police are still investigating a pair of armed robberies at two apartment complexes last week
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...