News & Sports Archive
UNC Field Hockey Places 5 on Academic All-ACC Team
Five UNC field hockey student-athletes have been named to the 2015 All-Atlantic Coast Conference Academic team, which was announced Monday. Seniors Ca...
Town Council Discusses January Ice Storm
The Town of Chapel Hill reviewed their process for handling ice and snow after the recent storm in their meeting Monday night. Interim Fire Chief Matt...
Stroman On Sports: Not-So-Super Bowl
Moving on from Super Bowl 50.
NC Lawmakers Ask For Stay in Redistricting Ruling
***UPDATE: The three-judge panel rejected the request to stay the decision that two districts are unconstitutional. That ruling was then appealed to t...
UNC Looking to Rebound from Back to Back Losses
The UNC men’s basketball team is looking to get back on the winning track against Boston College after two road losses last week. Coming off of loss...
UNC Drops to No. 9 in AP Poll
UNC men’s basketball dropped seven spots to No. 9 in the latest AP poll. The Tar Heels lost to Louisville and Notre Dame over the course of the last...
Durham Police Investigating Fatal Accident
Durham Police are investigating a fatal accident that shut down a portion of N.C. 54 Monday. Police say a passing motorist saw a car partially submerg...
Chapel Hill Woman Charged with Felony Hit and Run
Chapel Hill Police have arrested a woman in connection with a hit and run involving a pedestrian. Chapel Hill Police Lieutenant Josh Mecimore says pol...
News Around Town
Top 11 Slogans Now Ready for Review
Orange County has an opportunity to change the “Welcome to Orange County” Interstate sign, currently placed on I-40 at mile marker 269, heading we...
New Restaurant Coming to Carr Mill
Carr Mill Mall in Carrboro will soon be home to a new restaurant. Tandem will occupy the space that previously housed Cafe Symmetry. According to a re...
UNC Men’s and Women’s Lacrosse Start Season with Wins
UNC men’s and women’s lacrosse opened the 2016 season with wins over the weekend. The second-ranked women’s team improved to 17-4 in season open...
News Around Town
WCHL Hometown Heroes Honored At The Carolina Inn
Over 225 community members attended the Annual Hometown Hero awards luncheon held at The Carolina Inn on Sunday, February 7. Each honored guest was re...
UNC Men’s Tennis Gets 2nd Top 10 Win; Women Advance to Tournament Final
The UNC men’s tennis team won a top-10 matchup at Cone-Kenfield Tennis Center for the second consecutive weekend when the Tar Heels defeated Oklahom...
UNC WBB Returns to Win Column
The North Carolina Tar Heels are back over .500 with their Sunday afternoon 86-78 win over Boston College in the Conte Forum. The team now stands at 1...
Remembering Dean Smith One Year Later
Sunday marked one year since the death of legendary Tar Heel basketball coach Dean Smith. Word began to spread early the morning of Sunday, February 8...
No. 2 UNC Blows 15-Point Lead, Loses to Notre Dame
While shooting woes doomed the No. 2 UNC men’s basketball game in its loss to Louisville on Monday, another of last season’s critical issues—the...
NC Comedy Arts Festival Hits Chapel Hill
Now in its 16th year, the NC Comedy Arts Festival runs through Valentine's Day.
Chatham County Seeks Public Input On Website
Chatham County is seeking input on their website. The county is beginning the process of redesigning and wants to know what the public thinks. “We c...
Chatham County Deputy Saves A Person’s Life
Deputy Nick Howard has been given the Chatham County Sheriff’s Office Life Saving Award. Howard was honored for his actions on January 26, when he s...
Americans Split On Politics, Football
Americans are split on the GOP presidential race...and the Super Bowl.