News & Sports Archive
Chapel Hill Proposed Budget Projects Big Increase in Sales Tax Revenue
The $100.7 million proposed budget for the Town of Chapel Hill is calling for an 11 percent increase in sales tax revenue, but the North Carolina Gene...
Tar Heels and Seahawks Set For Battle
Coming off a disappointing weekend series at Notre Dame where they were swept for the first time all season long, the UNC baseball team looks to regro...
UNC and GSK Announce Company to Fight HIV/AIDS
HIV/AIDS has affected thousands of lives over the past three decades as scientists are still working toward a cure. Hundreds of researchers, doctors, ...
Hulu Founder Inspires at Misty Morning UNC Commencement
A crowd of 29,000 cheered for the UNC 2015 graduating class.
Walk-Off Homer Wins Series Finale For Notre Dame, UNC Swept For First Time All Year
In thrilling fashion, the Notre Dame Fighting Irish rallied from six runs down to defeat the No. 24 UNC baseball team 8-7 on a walk-off home run by pi...
Orange County Sheriff Seeks Missing Woman, 52
Rehema Mukungu was last seen near I-40 exit 261 in Hillsborough.
Notre Dame Sweeps Doubleheader Against UNC, Takes Series
They played two games and 18 innings of baseball on Saturday at Notre Dame’s Frank Eck Stadium, with the Fighting Irish coming out on top of the...
Free Internet Access Coming to Chapel Hill Public Housing
The Town of Chapel Hill is bringing a first-of-its-kind experiment to public housing. The Internet has opened up a whole new world during its evolutio...
Marshals Arrest Ends in Fiery Crash
A US Marshal investigation of a Chapel Hill man concluded with two vehicles on fire and the suspect in custody. 37-year-old Askire Deshun Edwards was ...
Commencement Weekend in Chapel Hill
This will be a celebratory weekend for many across Chapel Hill. There will be more hustle and bustle as parents filter into the town for commencement....
Pre-K - 12 Education
Confederate Flag Photo Sparks Big Turnout, Long Discussion at School Board Meeting
TV news cameras were squeezed into a packed room at Thursday's meeting.
UNC’s Hot Hitting to be Tested at Notre Dame
With bats starting to round into form after two blowout wins during the week, the No. 24 UNC baseball team will face a stiff test this weekend when it...
National Title Runs Begin In Chapel Hill
It will be a busy weekend for many UNC spring sports with NCAA Tournaments getting underway right here in Chapel Hill.
University Square Demolition To Start This Month
Construction will begin on the new $120 million mixed-use project once the current building is torn down.
Pre-K - 12 Education
Contentious Words Follow Press Conference Over Confederate Flag Photo
A press conference turned into a contentious back and forth on Wednesday after a picture of students waving confederate flags sparked concern from par...
Offense Explodes to Power UNC Baseball Past Elon
For the second straight night, the No. 24 UNC baseball team came out swinging like some mad-men, scoring 10 runs in the first four innings on their wa...
Heels in The Pros
Tar Heels in the Pros: Harrison Barnes
The rising star has not forgotten his collegiate experience, saying how his wish growing up was to play at North Carolina.
Autopsies: 2 of 3 Muslim Students Shot With Gun Held To Head
Autopsies indicate that a man charged with killing three Muslim college students held his gun to the heads of two victims when he pulled the trigger.
Domestic Violence Victims Need Long-Term Support To Leave Abusers
Advocates say victims of domestic violence in Orange County need a temporary shelter, but also long-term support.
Former CHPD Chief Passes Away
Former Chapel Hill Police Chief Ralph Pendergraph passed away on May 4, according to his family. The 70-year-old Pendergraph had been battling pancrea...