News & Sports Archive
Oakes’ Outlook: Final Four ‘Breakfast Club’
So this year, the Final Four has gone to the coaches starring in a stirring sequel to "The Breakfast Club". I'm not complaining.
GOPers Like Cruz; Nobody Loves Kentucky: PPP
Two surveys from Public Policy Polling show Ted Cruz gaining and Americans split on the Final Four.
Duke Legend Talks Final Four
Steve Vacendak is a veteran of two Final Fours and the 1966 ACC Player of the Year.
Lavelle, Other Electeds Tour Future Light Rail Line
The light-rail line connecting Durham and Chapel Hill is still more than a decade away from becoming a reality – but planners are already hammer...
Tigers Come Uncaged Early, Shut Down Tar Heels Late
Superb all season long on the mound for the Tigers, Matthew Crownover continued his dominance on Friday, going seven innings on 118 pitches, while lea...
Chatham Park Foes Demand Stop to Related Highway Work
Pittsboro is rejecting a demand to stop construction on the U.S. 64 Bypass.
News Around Town
Community Dinner Brings Folks Together
Winner of a national cultural diversity award, the Community Dinner is an annual tradition.
Fight For Mental Health Goes Through Faith Communities
Chapel Hill is the site of a mental health conference for faith communities this month.
News Around Town
Paws4Ever Hosts Easter Egg Hunt…For Adults
An Easter egg hunt for adults? Why not? Paws4Ever is hosting one on Saturday.
News Around Town
This Month, “The War Ends” In Hillsborough
Hillsborough marks the 150th anniversary of the end of the Civil War with a month-long series of events.
UNC Baseball Finding Help In Unlikely Places
With recent injuries testing its infield depth, the 17-11 UNC baseball team heads to Clemson this weekend for a three-game ACC series against the Tige...
Senate Bill Would Increase Professor Course Load
A recently proposed NC Senate Bill would require all professors in the UNC System to teach at least eight classes per academic year. This legislation,...
PlayMakers Travels “4000 Miles”
PlayMakers wraps up its season with one of the most acclaimed plays of the decade.
Tar Heel Football Coming Alive This Spring
Spring has finally sprung in Chapel Hill and with it; the Tar Heel football team has kicked its practices into overdrive at Navy Field.
Chapel Hill Police Looking for Robbery Suspect
Chapel Hill police are asking for your help identifying the man who robbed a gas station on Franklin Street Tuesday. Chapel Hill Police Lt. Josh Mecim...
Police Investigate Noose Found On Duke Campus
Duke students, staff and faculty are looking for answers after a noose was reportedly found hanging from a tree on campus early Wednesday morning.
NCCU Students Involved in Fatal Crash
A North Carolina Central University student was involved in a fatal car accident on Tuesday evening, according to a statement from the university. Dur...
Openly Gay NC Mayors Pen Letter to Governor
Openly gay mayors in North Carolina – including Chapel Hill’s Mark Kleinschmidt and Carrboro’s Lydia Lavelle – have penned an open letter to G...
APRIL FOOLS: Walmart — Coming to Carrboro?
Is Walmart coming to Carrboro? It could happen.
UNC Capitalizes On Early Elon Errors, Rolls to Victory
Three Elon errors in the top of the first inning gave the UNC baseball team the good fortune they’ve been seeking recently, as the Tar Heels mad...