News & Sports Archive
Durham Police Looking For Missing Person
Durham police are looking for 31-year-old Eric Michael Jordan. He went missing after last being seen on Saturday, August 27. Investigators believe he ...
Ty Lawson Signs With Sacramento Kings
In an effort to get his once-promising career back on track, former UNC point guard Ty Lawson agreed to a one-year contract Sunday night with the Sacr...
AK-47 and AR-15 Rifles Seized from Pittsboro Home After Drug Search
Chatham County authorities seized AR-15 and AK-47 rifles, one shotgun and over 100 rounds of ammunition from a Pittsboro residence when conducting a s...
Mountains To Sea Trail Gets Tentative Approval to Cross OWASA Land
The OWASA Board of Directors reaffirmed its commitment to the Mountains-to-Sea Trail by tentatively approving the use of its land for the trail in a m...
Power Outage Cuts First Day Short at Estes Hills Elementary School
The first day of classes at Estes Hills Elementary School was cut short on Monday due to a power outage. Students were sent back home at 11 o’clock ...
Chansky’s Notebook: Replay Confusion
College football replays are getting way too complicated. The Big Ten was the first conference to institute video reviews in college football. It was ...
Buying A House In Orange County? Better Have 401K. Literally.
High demand plus low supply means the cost of housing is on the rise: $401,000-plus for a house in Orange County this year.
Fatal Crash Kills PlayMakers Marketing Director
Connie Mahan had been a member of the UNC theater community for many years.
Federal Court Blocks UNC From Enforcing HB2
A federal court has blocked the University of North Carolina system from enforcing certain provisions of House Bill 2. The court ruled that HB2 violat...
Orange County Middle School Student Dies After Collapsing at Football Practice
A rising eighth grader from Gravelly Hill Middle School in Efland died Friday morning. Frederick Seymour collapsed during a football practice on Monda...
Two Chatham County Residents Arrested in Meth Lab Bust
Two Chatham County residents have been arrested after multiple meth labs were found during an investigation by the Sheriff’s Office. Authorities say...
Kendall Marshall Traded to Utah Jazz Then Waived
Former North Carolina Tar Heels point guard Kendall Marshall was traded to the Utah Jazz from the Philadelphia 76ers. Shortly after the trade, the ...
Pre-K - 12 Education
Supply Store Helps Chapel Hill-Carrboro Teachers Get Supplies
It’s a hot Tuesday in Chapel Hill, but teachers are waiting in a long line outside of the American Legion. They’re waiting to get their chance to ...
Head-On Collision Leaves One Dead
Chapel Hill Police say it happened at 9:39 pm Thursday on Raleigh Road near Greenwood Road.
Daily Tar Heel Attempts To Solve Financial Difficulty
The clock is ticking for the Daily Tar Heel, as the 123-year-old newspaper attempts to solve the biggest problem facing modern journalism – finances...
Chansky’s Notebook: A Failure To Communicate?
Wait a minute, who’s in charge at UNC? With one week to go before Carolina opens its football season against Georgia in Atlanta, the Tar Heels do no...
Beckman Out at UNC Amid Controversy
Tim Beckman’s short tenure as a volunteer assistant with the UNC football team is over just as quickly as it began. The former Illinois head coa...
Fall Sports Calendar Heats Up At UNC
UNC soccer, field hockey and volleyball are all in action this weekend, with football on deck for next Saturday.
North Carolina Jaycee Burn Center to Receive FEMA Grant
The North Carolina Jaycee Burn Center will receive a $300,000 grant from the Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA). The grant will be used to edu...
Festifall Back On Sunday After Business Concerns
Festifall is now set for Sunday, October 2.