News & Sports Archive
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...
UNC Gets Back On Winning Track With Dominant Display
The North Carolina men's basketball team used Kennedy Meeks' team-leading 18 points to down UNC-Greensboro Tuesday night inside the Greensboro Coliseu...
Zones Chosen By FSA Council To Create Pipeline to Success for Children
FSA Council has chosen two zones to begin a pilot program aimed at creating a pipeline to success for children living in poverty.
One Dead After Train Hits Van In Downtown Mebane
Police in Mebane say a woman was killed when her van was hit by an Amtrak passenger train.
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Chapel Hill Ranks On ‘Most Unequal’ List
Durham and Chapel Hill rank as one of the top ten areas in America for economic inequality, according to CNN Money.
PPP: NC Voters Favor McCrory, Burr, Clinton, Carson for 2016 Races
We’re a month out from the last election, which means that 2016 races are well underway.
New Sheriff Blackwood Settles In
Orange County's new sheriff has been on the job for about two weeks now.
Organizations Team Up To Help Unemployed
Two local organizations are teaming up to provide support to the unemployed in Orange County.
Tar Heels Look To Stop Spartans Tuesday Night
The No. 24 North Carolina men’s basketball team, 6-3 on the season, will look to recover from a difficult loss at top-ranked Kentucky with a comfort...
UNC Volleyball Ends Historic Season
The Tar Heels hung tough with Texas, but ended their historic season with a 3-1 (21-25, 25-18, 20-25, 29-31) loss Saturday night in the NCAA Regional ...
CHFD Welcomes “TAC-52″
The department acquired the truck through a federal surplus program.
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IFC is Hard at Work Feeding Hungry Families at Holiday Time
With two shelters, a food pantry and a community kitchen to run, the Inter-Faith Council for Social Service has a lot on the plate during the holidays...
2,182 Students Turn Their Tassels at UNC Winter Commencement
Family, friends and alumni filled the stands at the Dean Smith Center on Sunday afternoon to see 2,182 students receive their hard-earned degrees at t...
UNC WBB Beats App State to Stay Undefeated
After 25 days on the road, sixth-ranked North Carolina won 84-52 to continue the Heels’ undefeated streak against Appalachian State Sunday afternoon...
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Bill Of Rights Day Monday: Ring Your Bells In Hillsborough
Hillsborough has a unique way of celebrating "Bill of Rights Day": 223 consecutive seconds of bell-ringing.