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Donate At The OWASA Blood Drive This Tuesday
The Orange County Water and Sewer Authority and the American Red Cross are holding a blood drive on Tuesday. The blood drive will be held from 10-2:30...
“End Gerrymandering Now”
After a week of total chaos, the General Assembly has done nothing about its gerrymandering problem. Let's fix that.
UNC Men’s and Women’s Lacrosse Each Suffer First Loss
It was a rough weekend at Fetzer Field for UNC lacrosse as both the highly-ranked men’s and women’s squads were handed the first losses of the sea...
UNC Falls Two Spots in AP Poll
After an up and down week, the Tar Heels have fallen two spots to No. 7 in the AP Top-25 Poll. North Carolina suffered a heartbreaking defeat in the f...
UNC Baseball Moves up to No. 10 in D1Baseball.com Poll
The UNC baseball team got off to a good start with a 2-1 series win over UCLA in Los Angeles. That performance has launched the UNC baseball team into...
Jewish Families Call For CHCCS To Stop Saturday School
We all have memories of sledding and snowball fights on the days we were fortunate enough to have school canceled as a child, but for some students, t...
UNC Charlotte Student from Chapel Hill Dies in Virginia Wreck
A student manager for the UNC – Charlotte men’s basketball who was from Chapel Hill was killed in a traffic accident last Thursday night. Local ou...
UNC Baseball: New-Look Tar Heels Take Series Clincher From No. 11 UCLA, 14-5
When UNC baseball head coach Mike Fox overhauled his roster in the offseason after missing the NCAA Tournament last season for the first time since 20...
UNC loses 80-66 in game remembering NC State’s Kay Yow
Carmichael Arena was a sea of pink on Sunday afternoon for the annual “Play4Kay” game in honor of late North Carolina State University women’s b...
Two Seats Open On Chapel Hill Board Of Adjustment
The Board of Orange County Commissioners is currently looking to fill two positions on the Chapel Hill Board of Adjustment. The Board of Adjustment ...
Walk-Off in Los Angeles: No. 11 UCLA Slips Past No. 16 UNC Baseball
Heading into the seventh inning stretch, it appeared as if the No. 16 UNC baseball team was in position to open the year with a series win against one...
Back On Top: No. 5 UNC Dismantles No. 11 Miami in ACC Showdown
Wednesday night’s shocking loss to Duke left a poor taste in the mouths of UNC basketball fans, players, and coaches alike. All that can be said now...
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Annual 5K Will Benefit St. Paul Village
The St. Paul Village 5K Walk/Run will take place Saturday, March 5.
County Commissioners Look To Fill Chapel Hill Planning Commission
The Board of Orange County Commissioners appoints representatives to fill two positions on the Chapel Hill Planning Commission. The planning commissio...
Gallen, Diamond Heels Open 2016 With 4-0 Win Over No. 11 UCLA
UNC junior starting pitcher Zac Gallen took the mound at UCLA’s Jackie Robinson Stadium on Friday night needing to make a statement, both for hi...
NC General Assembly Adopts New Congressional Maps
***UPDATE: The U.S. Supreme Court has denied the request to stay the federal court’s ruling regarding the new Congressional maps.*** North Carol...
I-40 East Back Open at 15-501
Eastbound I-40 was closed at US-501 (MM 270) in Chapel Hill on Friday afternoon. The closure was due to a serious accident. The left two lanes were ...
Tar Heels Look To Put The Past Behind Them Against Miami
Come Saturday, UNC will look to do something they haven’t done all season — beat a ranked ACC team. The Tar Heels take on No. 11 Miami, searc...
Judge Dismisses Student-Athlete Lawsuit Against UNC
A Mecklenburg County judge has dismissed a lawsuit in which two former University of North Carolina athletes alleged the school failed to provide them...
Remembering Harper Lee’s Impact on the South
Harper Lee, the elusive author whose “To Kill a Mockingbird” became an enduring best-seller and classic film with its child’s-eye vi...