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The McDougle Middle School volleyball team does its part for Breast Cancer Awareness Month.
Orange, Carrboro Leaders Discuss Process of Changes in Rural Buffer
Possible changes in the Rural Buffer sparked some lively conversation between Orange County Commissioners and Carrboro Alderpersons on Thursday night....
Tar Heels Look To Avoid Habitual Yellow Jacket Sting
The 2-4 North Carolina football team will welcome 5-1 Georgia Tech to Chapel Hill this weekend for a 7 p.m. kickoff Saturday under the lights at Kenan...
The Grid: Week Nine
Week nine of high school football action on WCHL features another Big 8 conference showdown as 6-1 Chapel Hill travels to Hillsborough to take on 7-0 ...
CHPD Seek Man In Sexual Assault
Do you recognize this man? Chapel Hill Police want to know.
News Around Town
Solarize Chapel Hill To Help Bring Solar Power To CHCCS Schools
The Solarize Chapel Hill initiative could soon be helping local students learn to harness the power of the sun.
NC Gas Prices Could Drop To Four-Year Low
Gas prices have been falling in the past month, and AAA Carolinas spokesperson Tiffany Wright says they may drop even lower in the weeks to come.
Scouting Report: A Chat With GT Coach Paul Johnson
WCHL's Matt Oakes caught up with Georgia Tech Yellow Jacket head coach Paul Johnson to discuss the state of GT football, the parity in the ACC, the tr...
CHTC Votes to Expand ETJ to Rogers Road
The Historic Rogers Road area, where residents have been deprived of sewer service for decades, became part of Chapel Hill’s extraterritorial jurisd...
NC Magistrates Refusing To Marry Gay Couples?
Magistrates in North Carolina are now required to marry gay couples, but a few are refusing to do so.
CHPD Identifies Man Found Dead On Rosemary St
Jason Henry Myrick was 41 years old.
OC Commissioners Plan for Better Emergency Communication
At Tuesday’s meeting in Hillsborough, the Orange County Board of Commissioners discussed ways the county can improve its communication during emerge...
Cherfaoui Pleads Guilty To Killing Wife
Ali Cherfaoui will be sentenced to at least 30 years behind bars.
UNC Men’s Soccer Downs Georgia State, 4-0
The UNC men's soccer team has now won four straight.
Greensboro Judge (Finally) Strikes Down Gay Marriage Ban
Less than 100 hours ago, this would have been huge news.
Roy Williams Relishing ‘Molding’ Season, UNC’s Potential
October is Roy Williams’ favorite time of the year. In preseason practice, the UNC basketball head coach says he can spend time truly teaching his p...
CHPD Investigating Dead Body Found Downtown
Police say there's no sign of foul play.
Storm Tonight Will Drop Heavy Rain, Tornado Possible
The National Weather Service is expecting an inch or more of rain to fall on the Triangle tonight.
Orange County Reports Lowest Teen Pregnancy Rate In NC
Health Department officials say Orange County’s teen pregnancy rate has dropped by 35 percent in the past year, making it the lowest in the state.
UNC: Health Benefits For Same-Sex Spouses
UNC employees can now enroll same-sex spouses in the health care program.