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Pre-K - 12 Education
Efland Cheeks Teacher Ponders Future Amid Book Controversy
A school teacher at Efland-Cheeks Elementary says he may resign over the controversy surrounding a book he read to students with a homosexual theme. T...
UNC Women’s Lax on to Final Four
The UNC Women’s Lacrosse team is heading to the final four of the NCAA Tournament. The second-ranked Tar Heels knock off Penn State 11-8, on Saturda...
UNC Men’s Golf Finished 8th at Regional
North Carolina men’s golf team concluded the 2015 NCAA Chapel Hill Men’s Golf Regional at six-over-par, resulting in an eighth place finish for th...
UNC Men’s Tennis Falls in Quarterfinals
Fifth-ranked Texas Christian University ended UNC’s run in the Elite Eight of the Men’s Tennis NCAA Tournament on Saturday with a 4-1 victory, in ...
News Around Town
This Chapel Hill Sculpture Is Literally For The Birds
Or if you want to play up the conflict: "Lazy, Freeloading Birds Shamelessly Leech Off Man's Hard Work."
News Around Town
“Not So Normal” Race Draws 1100
About 1100 runners hit the streets of Carrboro on a beautiful Sunday morning for the Not So Normal 5K, the culmination of a weekend of events that ben...
Tar Heels Fall Short On Senior Day: Virginia Sweeps
The Virginia Cavaliers scored five runs in the sixth inning against five different Tar Heel pitchers on Saturday, en route to an 8-2 victory over the ...
UNC Football 2015 Opener Will Kick Off At 6 PM
Start planning to navigate Charlotte traffic during rush hour on a Thursday.
UNC’s Washington To Transfer
Jessica Washington played two years for UNC women's basketball.
Virginia Chases Bukauskas Early and Shuts UNC Down to Take Series
An early offensive spark, paired with another impressive pitching performance, delivered the Virginia Cavaliers a 6-2 victory over the UNC baseball te...
Parents Crowd Efland Cheeks Gym About Controversial Book
An emotional crowd filled a gymnasium at Efland-Cheeks Elementary School to sound off about a third-grade teacher and a book he read to students. The ...
Golfing for a Good Cause
Chris Blue is known by many in the Chapel Hill community through his position as the Chief of Police. But he has also long served as a board member fo...
New Duke Dean is a Tar Heel
The next Dean of the Trinity College of Arts and Sciences at Duke University is a Tar Heel. Duke announced that Valerie Sheares Ashby, who has been a ...
Tony Hall Celebrates 20 Years
A local business is celebrating 20 years serving our community. Tony Hall and Associates began their work in the Chapel Hill housing market in 1995; w...
Cavaliers Spoil Gallen’s Night, Rally to Win in Extras
Zac Gallen was two outs away from his third complete game of the season for the Tar Heels when it all fell apart. “Any time you get in a good gr...
Pre-K - 12 Education
Gay Fairy Tale Sparks Controversy at Efland-Cheeks Elementary
Several parents brought their concerns to the Orange County School board and at least three formal complaints have been filed.
UNC-UVA Series Holds Major Post-Season Implications
It’s now or never for the UNC baseball team this weekend, as it hosts the Virginia Cavaliers at Boshamer Stadium in the final ACC weekend series of ...
Former UNC Coach Bill Guthridge Passes Away
Bill Guthridge, former UNC men’s basketball coach and longtime assistant to Dean Smith, passed away Tuesday night
UNC Report on Colonial Inn: $3 Million Investment Needed
A UNC report on saving the Colonial Inn provides stakeholders some hard numbers to consider.
Bolt’s Home Run, Bogucki’s Pitching Lead Diamond Heels Past UNC-Wilmington
Skye Bolt homered in the fifth inning to break a 2-2 tie, while little used pitcher AJ Bogucki provided the Diamond Heels with an unexpected boost on ...