News & Sports Archive
All NCHSAA Basketball Finals To be Played In Chapel Hill This Season
Four games will be played at the Smith Center and four games at Carmichael Arena, both on the campus of the University of North Carolina, all on Satur...
‘Sanitation 2′ Talk About Pushing On with Lawsuit Against Chapel Hill
Two Chapel Hill men known as the “Sanitation 2” visited WCHL recently with their attorney to explain why they’re continuing to push a lawsuit ag...
Anson Dorrance, Tar Heels ‘Defending the Legacy’ in 2014
The tenth-ranked North Carolina women’s soccer team, 3-2-1 on the season, still has a ways to go to climb to the national championship-winning level...
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Lane Closures Announced for S. Columbia Street
The Orange Water and Sewer Authority will close two northbound lanes of South Columbia Street near the Carolina Inn and Peabody Hall, starting Friday ...
Fedora Talks Offense in ACC Teleconference
Fans and critics alike have wondered just how the offense will balance field time for UNC’s numerous tailbacks, and in the ACC’s weekly teleconfer...
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9/11 Memorial Scheduled in Downtown Hillsborough
The terrorist attacks of Sept. 11, 2001 will be remembered at a ceremony hosted by Orange County on Thursday, on the front lawn of the Historic Courth...
Report Of Alleged Assault At Aloft Surfaces
An incomplete report has surfaced of an alleged assault at the Aloft Hotel, but no new details have emerged.
The Whole Nine Yards – Wk. 4
Talk about symmetry ... after three weeks, we have three area high school football teams that are 3-0.
Petitioners Question Chapel Hill Town Manager’s Spending
A group of concerned citizens asked the Chapel Hill Town Council this week to hold the Town Manager accountable for recent spending decisions.
12:30p.m. Update: Water Main Breaks At N. Columbia & Carr Sts.
The water main has been repaired, however the road will remain closed a little while longer.
Colonial Inn Owner Taking Demolition Appeal to Board Of Adjustment
Hillsborough Mayor Tom Stevens alerted Facebook users on Wednesday about another appeal by the owner of the Historic Colonial Inn for the right to dem...
Carrboro Considering More Chicken-Friendly Ordinance
If you live in Carrboro, and you’d like to keep your own chickens for non-commercial purposes, you can rest assured that the Board of Aldermen is co...
Tar Heel Jamie Loeb Claims American Collegiate Invitational
Carolina women’s tennis phenom Jamie Loeb is continuing her dominant form into her sophomore year at Chapel Hill.
Invasive Plant Spreads To Eno River
Now that a fast-growing invasive plant has been found in the Eno River, state officials are racing to control its spread.
New Tests Show No Groundwater Contamination Near CHPD Coal Ash Dump
Town officials say retesting of groundwater near a coal ash dump under the Chapel Hill Police Department shows no contamination has entered Bolin Cree...
San Diego State at UNC – Game Gallery
The North Carolina Tar Heels (2-0) managed to hold San Diego State (1-1) to 27 points while scoring 31 of their own on Saturday night in Kenan Stadium...
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‘Solarize Hillsborough’ Kicks off Wednesday
The “Solarize” movement is coming to the Town of Hillsborough on Wednesday, with a kickoff event at Durham Tech’s Orange County campus.
Coach Fedora: UNC Getting Back to Fundamentals in Bye Week
UNC head football coach Larry Fedora is glad his Tar Heels are 2-0, but knows there’s a need for improvement with a touch schedule looming after the...
Neighbors to Meet with Embattled Chatham Gun Range Owner Wednesday
Three members of a group opposed to a shooting range just outside of Pittsboro will meet with the range’s owner on Wednesday to discuss their differ...
“A Cappella Slam” For A Cause In Durham
Several acclaimed a cappella groups will be performing.