News & Sports Archive
Game Day Experience Changes For UNC Fans
"Tar Heel Town has moved,” UNC Senior Associate Athletic Director Rick Steinbacher says. “It’s no longer going to be in Polk Place."
Huddle Up With The Heels
Martin, Renner Taking Positives Heading Into Home Opener
With a few days to step back and regroup from the South Carolina loss last Thursday, senior quarterback Bryn Renner and senior defensive end Kareem Ma...
UNC Roundtable Discussion Focuses On Syria
The United Nations has estimated that up to 100,000 people have been killed since the Syrian conflict...
Men’s Soccer Blanks Coastal Carolina, Perfect Through Classic
It took until the 68th minute for the No. 4 UNC men’s soccer to get on the board, but once the Tar Heels did, there was no turning back.
Carrboro’s First Hotel Is Up & Running
“We do have a few sold out games coming up already..."
Field Hockey Tops Villanova 10-0
"I thought we played a very unselfish game," UNC coach Karen Shelton said. "We moved the ball well all over the field and created great scoring chance...
Tar Heels Beat Owls To Remain Unbeaten
With the win, the Tar Heels finished the weekend 2-0 in the Carolina Nike Classic and improved to 4-0 on the season.
Pre-K - 12 Education
CHCCS: Professional Dev’t As Alternative To “Merit Pay”?
Superintendent Tom Forcella says the district needs to do a better job training its teachers--and paying them as well. Could the two go hand in hand?
“Transit Planners Should Be Concerned” About Long Commutes
Most Orange County workers live outside county lines and most Orange County residents work outside county lines--an old trend that's growing.
News Around Town
Trayvon Martin Panel; Tar Heel Express: UNC/MTS Football Game
CHAPEL HILL: The public is invited to a panel discussion on the lessons learned from the Trayvon Martin case. The 17-year-old was fatally shot by Geor...
Moral Monday News Conference To Highlight Workers’ Rights
Rev. Barber addressing the crowd in front of the Capital Building; Photo by Alex Curley RALEIGH – Moral Monday returns this week to Raleigh for ...
New CH License Plate Agency To Open In October
A new license plate agency will open at 1704-B E. Franklin Street sometime in October.
UNC Continues The Fight For Faculty Retention
“In some of those schools, they are coming very aggressively after our faculty..."
Carolina Volleyball Takes Blue Raider Bash Crown
Led by four players with double-digit kills, UNC came from behind to top San Francisco 3-1 Saturday afternoon at the Blue Raider Bash.
Friday Night With The Renners
PITTSBORO – North Carolina may not have enjoyed a sterling start to the season with Thursday’s 27-10 setback at South Carolina, but Tar Heels ...
Swim for Smiles Children’s Triathlon
The 7th annual Swim for Smiles Youth Triathlon will be held on September 8 at their new venue in Briar Chapel.
UNC Researchers Find Possible Cause For Autism
Researchers at the University Of North Carolina School Of Medicine have discovered a possible cause of autism.
Chamber: Orange County Tax Base Falling Into “Retail Gap”
Orange is the wealthiest county in the state, but residents spend a lot of their money outside county lines.
Lindquist’s Goal Lifts Heels Past Lobos
Top-ranked North Carolina surrendered a goal to New Mexico in the 10th minute but rallied past the Lobos on second-half goals by Crystal Dunn and Caro...
Engel OT Goal Lifts Heels Over Monmouth
Tyler Engel scored in the 103rd minute to give No. 4 North Carolina a season-opening 1-0 victory over Monmouth Friday night from Fetzer Field.