News & Sports Archive
Longtime Chapel Hill Fire Chief Dan Jones To Retire In May
Jones has been Chapel Hill Fire Chief for 25 years.
Chapel Hill’s Kim Named N.C. Junior Player of the Year
Gina Kim, a 14 year old freshman at Chapel Hill High School, has been named the 2014 N.C. Junior Player of the Year by the Tarheel Youth Golf Associat...
30 New Flu Deaths Reported Across State
We are entering the heart of flu season across the Tar Heel state, and this year’s virus is proving difficult to fight. The most recent numbers from...
UNC Heads to Pitt For Second ACC Contest
The Tar Heels hold a record of 14-1 and are set to face the Pittsburgh Panthers Thursday evening at 7 p.m. in the Steel City.
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SCHOOL CLOSINGS AND DELAYS FOR THURSDAY
Here is a list of school closings and delays for Thursday in and around Orange County.
Americana Legends Robin And Linda Williams Play ArtsCenter Friday
The show will take place at the ArtsCenter Friday at 8 pm.
OC Health Dept. Offers Limited Free Radon Test Kits This Month
The odorless, colorless gas radon is the second leading cause of deadly lung cancer in the U.S. – and too often, it’s found in our homes.
Fedora, Tar Heels Welcome Early Enrollees
Following a disappointing 6-7 season and the news of the likely hire of former Auburn coach Gene Chizik as the defensive coordinator, UNC football hea...
National Weather Service: Wind Chill Could Dip to Zero Overnight
A wind chill advisory for Wednesday night and the following morning has Orange Schools operating on a two-hour delay on Thursday.
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Area Schools Operating on a 2-Hour Delay for Thursday
Orange County Schools and Chapel Hill-Carrboro City Schools will operate on a 2-hour delay for Thursday, January 8. Temperatures overnight are forecas...
Science Behind Hotly-Debated Keystone XL Pipeline
The Keystone XL Pipeline has been part of a controversy-filled discussion among lawmakers over the last few years. And the new Republican-led Congress...
CH Parking Fund Depleted As 140 West Revenues Lag
Though it’s been open to the public for a year and half, the 140 West Parking Deck isn’t generating as much money as expected.
Funeral Arrangements Set for Stuart Scott
The funeral arrangements for legendary Tar Heel and ESPN sportscaster Stuart Scott have been set for this weekend in Raleigh. Scott died, on Sunday, a...
“Vision 2030″ Public Information Session Thursday Night in Hillsborough
Hillsborough will hold a public information session, scheduled for Thursday night, concerning the vision town leaders have for Hillsborough in the yea...
Orange County Rabies Cases on the Rise in 2014
Rabies cases throughout Orange County were up sharply for 2014 when compared to previous years. Orange County Animal Services Director Bob Marotto say...
Marcus Paige Weighs In On Tar Heels
The humble Paige, although not very vocal, remains the unquestioned leader of the 11-3 Tar Heels and recently weighed in on the state of the team.
‘Stay Indoors’ As Frigid Weather Is On The Way
Temperatures will fall drastically Wednesday and remain through the weekend.
Staples Data Hack Hits Chapel Hill Shoppers
Staples Inc. has contacted Chapel Hill shoppers to let them know their credit card information may have been compromised in a December data hack.
Chizik Hiring Slowed By Background Investigation
Despite widespread reports last week that UNC football would name Gene Chizik as its new defensive coordinator, sources close to the university and at...
Chapel Hill Transit Needs $80M to Hire Staff, Replace Old Buses
"At this moment, operations are not financially sustainable in the long term so we’ve got to do something."