News & Sports Archive
Chapel Hill Motorist Charged After Striking Cyclist
A Chapel Hill motorist struck a cyclist on Rosemary Street near Breadmen’s on Wednesday evening. Chapel Hill Police Lieutenant Josh Mecimore says p...
Poll Shows Tight Race Ahead for Chapel Hill Municipal Election
Undecided voters will likely determine the Chapel Hill Town Council and Mayoral leadership this November, according to new polling numbers. With a hea...
UNC Faculty Chair Bruce Cairns Suffers Heart Attack
UNC has announced that Faculty Chair, and North Carolina Jaycee Burn Center Director, Dr. Bruce Cairns suffered a heart attack last Friday, September ...
UNC Receives High Marks on College Scorecard
UNC came out above average across the board in the newly released federal data grading colleges across the country. On average, college graduates earn...
Tar Heels to Fans: Where Are You?
UNC junior wide receiver Bug Howard tweeted on Tuesday what many Tar Heel fans in attendance were wondering during last Saturday’s game against Ill...
One Killed in Fiery Wreck on Highway 86 in Cedar Grove
The driver of a tractor-trailer carrying propane was killed in a wreck in northern Orange County just after 6:30 this morning. All northbound lanes of...
Adopt A Pet
Adopt Socks: A Cuddly Cutie
Socks is so cute and sweet she will melt any heart as soon as someone sees her, as demonstrated by our own Ron Stutt’s when she came to visit th...
CHALT Backs Challengers In Chapel Hill Races
The Chapel Hill Alliance for a Livable Town is backing a slate of challengers in the town council and mayoral races.
Meet Pittsboro, CHCCS Candidates In Forums Thursday
The 2015 election is approaching. Come meet the candidates.
Stroman On Sports: If God Is Not A Tar Heel
Kenan-Flagler professor Deb Stroman talked sports on WCHL Monday.
UNC Joins SGC to Make Research Publicly Available
UNC is the newest member of an international partnership with a goal to finding cures for some of the most widespread diseases of our time. The Univer...
Ribbon Cutting Held for New IFC Community House
The new Inter-Faith Council Community House is now officially open. Voices from the United Church of Chapel Hill choir filled the air on a cool cloudy...
UNC Students Honor Shooting Victims with Day of Service
Students in the UNC School of Dentistry gathered last Thursday for a day of service in memory of a fellow student murdered earlier this year. Thursday...
Tar Heels Make a Statement, Crush Illinois 48-14
More than two weeks removed from its season opening loss, the UNC football team appears to be moving in the right direction. Saturday afternoon at Ken...
GoTriangle ‘Still Evaluating’ NCGA’s Light Rail Spending Cap
Despite a state budget provision that would cut nearly a quarter of the funding for a Durham to Orange light rail line, the head of GoTriangle says he...
Chapel Hill Business Receives $100K Grant
Vimala Rajendran is the owner and chef of Vimala’s Curryblossom Café on Franklin Street in Chapel Hill. And a crowd gathered in the courtyard outsi...
The Kicker: How Nick Weiler Returned a Crucial Element to UNC’s Offense
When UNC junior place-kicker Nick Weiler watched the ball sail through the uprights after a career-long 48 yard attempt last weekend, it was proof tha...
Illinois Presents UNC With Its Toughest Test to Date
Fresh off its first win of the season, a dominating 53-14 victory over North Carolina A&T, the UNC football team returns to action this Saturday a...
News Around Town
“Civil Rights: Then And Now” At CHPL
Thursday's discussion will mark the 50th anniversary of the landmark Voting Rights Act.
Chansky’s notebook: Well-Played Argyle
The argyle look. Do we like it in football? Until the last few years, argyle was synonymous with Carolina Basketball because Chapel Hill native and fa...