News & Sports Archive
250 New Jobs on Hold Due to HB2
Deutsche Bank is freezing plans to create 250 new jobs in Cary. The bank announced the decision on Tuesday in a message on the company’s website tha...
Water Main Break Forces Road Closure in Downtown Chapel Hill
A portion of East Rosemary Street is closed early Tuesday morning due to a water main break, according to town officials. A release says East Rosemary...
Chapel Hill Leadership Criticized for Hosting Israeli Delegation
The Chapel Hill Town Council received backlash from community members after hosting Israeli delegates Monday. The town council received 93 emails and ...
UNC Board of Governors Moves Meeting Amid Planned Protests
The UNC Board of Governors has changed the location for its scheduled meeting on Friday amid “potential for large numbers of protesters,” accordin...
Victorious Weekend for UNC Men’s and Women’s Lacrosse
The highly-ranked UNC men’s and women’s lacrosse teams won in dominating fashion over the weekend. The No. 11 men’s team blitzed No. 20 Virginia...
UNC – South Carolina Game Postponed to Wednesday
The North Carolina – South Carolina matchup scheduled for Tuesday night has been postponed due to heavy rain in the forecast. The game, matching the...
UNC Women’s Tennis Remains Undefeated in ACC Play
The North Carolina women’s tennis team is still undefeated in conference play after a pair of victories over the weekend. The No. 2 Tar Heels improv...
Carrboro Board of Aldermen Get Update on Parking Study
Despite concerns about the amount of parking in downtown Carrboro, a town commissioned study has found that only half of available spots are filled du...
Two UNC Students Named Goldwater Scholars
UNC third-year student Chiara Pancaldo Salemi has been named a 2016 Goldwater Scholar and Mike Lebhar, also a third-year student, was named an honor...
Sheriff’s Office Investigating Weekend Shooting
Orange County authorities are investigating a shooting that took place in a convenience store parking lot over the weekend. Officials say deputies wit...
‘Stupid Law’ Won’t Keep Jimmy Buffett From Scheduled NC Shows
Jimmy Buffett called House Bill 2 a “stupid law” in a statement regarding his upcoming shows in North Carolina. But, the performer will ...
UNC Baseball Falls to No. 15 Ahead of Matchup with No. 8 South Carolina
Despite a series win over Virginia Tech over the weekend, the North Carolina Tar Heels dropped two spots in the D1Baseball rankings released on Monday...
Woman Kicks, Spits on Officer After DWI
A Durham woman is being held in the Orange County jail after allegedly kicking and spitting in the face of a Chapel Hill Police Officer who had taken ...
Six UNC Employees Earn Massey Awards For Outstanding Service
Six employees at UNC have been selected by Chancellor Carol L. Folt to receive the 2016 C. Knox Massey Distinguished Service Award. “The Massey Awa...
UNC Police Investigating Robbery
UNC Police are investigating a Sunday evening robbery near the Carolina Inn. A message from the Alert Carolina system says that campus police responde...
Virginia Tech Rallies Late to Shock No. 13 UNC Baseball, End 17-Game Losing Skid
In a shocking turn of events at Boshamer Stadium on Sunday afternoon, the Virginia Tech Hokies ended their 17-game losing streak by scoring three runs...
How Fast Is Orange County Really Growing?
Orange County's population is growing every year - but what does that mean in real terms?
Katie Ziglar Named Director Of Ackland Art Museum
Katie Ziglar has been appointed as the director of the Ackland Art Museum. Ziglar is currently the Director of External Affairs at the Freer|Sackler ...
Lucky 13: Bukauskas Matches Gallen’s 13 K’s, Wins Series for UNC
On a night windy enough to cancel the postgame fireworks show at Boshamer Stadium, JB Bukauskas made sure fans wouldn’t go home empty-handed. Th...
PPP: Prez Race Momentum Could Shift Back To Trump, Clinton
We're only seven months away from the end of the 2016 election, y'all.