News & Sports Archive
UNC Professor Emeritus Wants Answers
Elliott Cramer says he wants more transparency from UNC and the Carol Folt administration.
Merritt’s Co-Owner Robin Britt, 1952-2014
The Chapel Hill-Carrboro community is mourning the recent passing of Robin Britt, co-owner of Merritt’s Store & Grill.
Orange County Sheriff Hopeful Spends Big
One Orange County sheriff’s candidate has raised and spent more money than all his competitors combined.
Carolina Baseball Team Resting, Reloading For Postseason Push
The Carolina baseball team will be back in action next Tuesday for a critical stretch of games in an unfamiliar position: fighting for the postseason.
Cleaning Up The Coal Ash: What’s The Best Way?
In the wake of the massive spill into the Dan River in February, environmental groups are demanding that the nation’s largest utility remove the mor...
UNC’s Boxill: “We Are All Partners”
“We were not and are not islands unto ourselves,” Boxill said.
Pre-K - 12 Education
CHCCS Board of Education Gets Update on ‘Equal Opportunity’ Initiative
Teachers, administrators, counselors, and other student advisers in the Chapel Hill-Carrboro City Schools system will actively recruit low-income and ...
Increasing Weather Activity Wednesday
The Triangle will see an increasingly unstable air mass throughout the day bringing severe weather to the area.
Carolina Baseball Suffers First Shutout
The North Carolina baseball team dropped a second straight game to East Carolina this season after being shutout 1-0 Tuesday evening at Boshamer Stadi...
Hauser, McKee Lead In Fundraising For BoCC Races
Bonnie Hauser and Earl McKee have raised and spent more than their competitors in the race for two seats on the Orange County Board of Commissioners.
Mystery, Excitement Surround Carolina Football
The Tar Heel football team will come into the 2014 campaign with high expectations, largely thanks to an anticipated prolific offense with a bevy of r...
Poll: Tillis Widening Gap In N.C. Republican Senate Race
“We’ve really found that Thom Tillis has blown open the Republican Senate primary over the last month..."
Emergency Services On Alert
There’s a flood watch in effect until 6 a.m. Thursday, and local emergency services are preparing for the worst, as well as offering their best advi...
Possible Run-Off Election Dates, If Necessary
Under the current statute, a run-off, or a second primary, is not required if a candidate gets a "substantial" plurality–which Reams says is defined...
UNC Snatches CHS Football Coach
Carrboro High School head coach, Jason Tudryn resigned this week after accepting the position as UNC’s first Director of High School Relations.
Alderman Hopefuls Meet In WCHL Candidates Forum: AUDIO
The three candidates for Carrboro Board of Aldermen met in a forum Monday on WCHL. Listen here.
Flash Flood Watch
Not one year ago, heavy rains flooded Chapel Hill and Carrboro. Are we in for another round this week?
Residents Roll Out To Support Chapel Hill Bike Plan
Chapel Hill leaders hope a new and improved bike plan will convince more residents to ride instead of drive
Hauser, Jacobs Square Off In BOCC Candidate Forum: AUDIO
Bonnie Hauser and Barry Jacobs are the two candidates for the at-large seat on the BOCC. Listen to their debate here.
Pre-K - 12 Education
Pre-School Franchise Invites Public to Grand Opening
A top-ranked pre-school is opening a new location in Chapel Hill next week, and parents are invited to bring their kids on Saturday to a celebration o...