News & Sports Archive
UNC Linebacker Refutes Rape Claim
A North Carolina football player facing charges of sexual battery and assault on a female student says the two had consensual sex and that he did not ...
Cedar Ridge High School Teacher Resigns After Controversial Lesson
A Cedar Ridge High School teacher has resigned after making national headlines for lessons that potentially violated school policy regarding political...
UNC Field Hockey Knocks Off Nation’s Top Two Teams, Moves to No. 2 in Poll
Outside of winning a major championship, you can’t really have a more successful weekend than the one UNC field hockey just enjoyed at Henry Sta...
Carrboro Considering Options for Dilapidated CVS-Owned Building
The Carrboro Board of Aldermen decided unanimously at Tuesday’s meeting to move forward with a draft non-residential building ordinance. It would gi...
North Carolina Polls Differ in Race for Governor
After surveys of North Carolina voters were published seemingly every day last week, Monday started that momentum once again as two North Carolina-spe...
Chansky’s Notebook: Charisma And Grace
Arnold Palmer and TV were a match made in heaven. Like millions of people, young and old, I got hooked on golf watching Arnold Palmer on grainy black...
OWASA Warns of Water Discoloration Downtown Chapel Hill
Residents and businesses in downtown Chapel Hill may notice discolored water Monday and Tuesday due to maintenance work being carried out by Orange Wa...
Orange High School Defensive End Name to Shrine Bowl Roster
Orange High School defensive end Stone Edwards was named to the Shrine Bowl roster representing the Tar Heel state in the battle of the Carolinas. Edw...
Work Continuing on Durham-Orange County Light Rail Amid Budgetary Concerns
GoTriangle is continuing working with local universities, health care institutions, government and the private sector to continue its plans for a Ligh...
News Around Town
Chapel Hill Intersection Being Converted to All-Way Stop
The intersections of Dogwood Acres Drive at Northside Drive in Chapel Hill are being altered into permanent all-way stops on Tuesday, according to the...
Carrboro Police Again Successfully Use Naloxone to Reverse Overdose
Carrboro Police have once again utilized naloxone to reverse a drug overdose. Officials say the patient in this case was transported to UNC Hospitals ...
Trubisky, Switzer Earn ACC Player of the Week Honors
Fresh off two of the most spectacular performances in school history during UNC’s thrilling comeback win over Pitt on Saturday, quarterback Mitc...
Fifth Rabies Case Confirmed in Orange County for 2016
The North Carolina State Laboratory of Public Health has confirmed the fifth case of rabies in Orange County this year. The latest incident involved a...
Chansky’s Notebook: Big Four Bonanza
What a weekend for Big Four football. You will have to go way back in the record books and personal memory banks to find a weekend that matches what h...
Howard’s Late TD Caps UNC Football’s Frantic Comeback Win Over Pitt
Midway through the fourth quarter of UNC’s crucial ACC matchup with Pitt (2-2, 0-1 ACC) on Saturday, a sea of fans wearing light blue made their way...
With HB2, The Hits Keep On Coming. How Should We Respond?
How do you best promote travel to Chapel Hill - while also supporting a cause that has many boycotting the whole state?
In A Year Of Triumphs And Challenges, NC Pride Rolls On
The NC Pride Festival is underway now and runs all weekend, with the parade on Saturday afternoon in Durham.
20/20 to Examine Murder of Faith Hedgepeth
The body of Faith Hedgepeth, a 19-year-old UNC student, was found in her apartment on September 7, 2012. More than four years later, the case is sti...
Chapel Hill Discussing Columbarium Project Plan
The Chapel Hill Memorial Cemetery has ran out of standard burial spots. Although there are still approximately 80 cremation burial spots available, th...
UNC Football Expands Seats For Service Program
Last season UNC football instituted a “Seats for Service” program that allowed fans to purchase $10 tickets for military members and their...