News & Sports Archive
Holiday ‘Booze It & Lose It’ Campaign Kicks It Up a Notch for 20th Anniversary
The year 2014 marked the 20th anniversary of North Carolina’s Booze It & Lose It campaign to keep impaired drivers off the road. To drive its messag...
News Around Town
Study: Chapel Hill Is America’s Third-Best College Town
Oxford, Ohio, ranks as the best college town in the U.S., according to WalletHub's latest ranking.
Carolina Conquers Ohio State In Chi-Town
CHICAGO -- Carolina won a must game on its non-conference schedule, but almost gave the dad-gum thing away to Ohio State for Christmas before holding ...
U.S. Marshals Arrest Chapel Hill Man
The arrest was made in Durham following a domestic incident in Chapel Hill.
Tar Heel Women Rebound, Crush Black Bears
Allisha Gray tallied 17 points to help the No. 6 North Carolina women's basketball team bounce back from its first loss of the season with a 65-36 vic...
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Elementary Schoolers “Shop with a Cop”
‘Tis the season of giving; and some local law enforcement got into the holiday spirit earlier this month with some elementary school children in the...
DA Woodall Says NC Death Penalty System Needs Reform
DA Woodall says that if North Carolina is going to continue with the death penalty as an option, then it needs to be reformed.
Pre-K - 12 Education
CHCCS Offices Evacuated Due To Ventilation System Malfunction
The Lincoln Center is closed until repairs can be made.
Critics Say School Board Selection Process Raises Concerns
The Chapel Hill-Carrboro City Schools Board swore in its new member Thursday, but some expressed disappointment with the way the board made its decisi...
No. 24 UNC Aims For Signature Win
The No. 24 North Carolina men’s basketball team, 7-3 on the season, gets another chance to show its improvement against a top-flight opponent. This ...
UNC Ranked Best Value Education in Country
UNC is checking in atop a national ranking for the 14th year in a row. Carolina offers the best value of any public school in the country, according t...
No Death Penalty in Case of Murdered Professor
Orange County District Attorney Jim Woodall will not be seeking the death penalty in the case of a murdered UNC professor from July of this year. 59-y...
Tar Heels Hit The Beach This Weekend
The No. 6 North Carolina women’s basketball team, 9-1 on the season, makes its annual trip down to Myrtle Beach to take on a pair of foes at the Myr...
Chapel Hill Police Looking for Two Breaking-and-Entering Suspects
Chapel Hill Police are searching for two suspects believed to be responsible for breaking into a vehicle, in the Meadowmont community. Lieutenant Josh...
UNC Football Aims to Stay Focused Offensively
As the 6-6 UNC football team prepares for the Quick Lane Bowl against Rutgers, the offense looks to stay focused and establish some type of consistenc...
Town of Chapel Hill Named among Healthiest Companies in Triangle
The Town of Chapel Hill has been named one of the 35 healthiest employers across the Triangle by the Triangle Business Journal. Jason deBruyn, with TB...
Two Hillsborough Mills Granted Landmark Status
The Town of Hillsborough has adopted an ordinance that will grant local historic landmark status to two of the town’s mills. The former Bellevue Man...
Orange County Deputies to Patrol Neighborhoods Over the Holidays
Going away for the holidays can create worries for people living in neighborhoods where break-ins are likely to occur.
Blue Recycling Roll Carts Set To Roll Out In Orange County
Blue recycling roll carts will roll out to homes in rural Orange County next month, with the blessing of the Board of Commissioners.
UNC WBB Hit With Season’s First Loss
In a gritty battle of the unbeatens, No. 6 UNC falls to No. 14 Oregon State in a 70-55 loss Tuesday evening in Carmichael Arena. North Carolina now si...