CHAPEL HILL – Online services for the N.C. DMV will be unavailable Saturday from 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

Maintenance on the Internet server hosting applications for the state Division of Motor Vehicles will shut down systems hosting sites and Department of Transportation’s sites.

Some of the services that will be unavailable include duplicate driver’s license and ID cards, driving records, personalized plates, and registration renewal.  The maintenance is expected to be completed by 5:00 p.m.


Chapel Hill Transit will provide Tar Heel Express shuttle service on Sunday for the North Carolina men’s basketball game against Belmont at 4:00 p.m.

Shuttles will begin at 2:30 p.m. and will run continuously every 10-15 minutes.  The Tar Heel Express will pick up from the park and ride lots at Jones Ferry, the Friday Center, Southern Village, and University Mall, and will also provide service from the Carolina Coffee Shop.

Tickets are $3 for one-way and $5 for round-trip.

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Greater Chapel Hill Association of Realtors awarded Realtor of the Year honors to Mark Zimmerman, broker/owner of REMAX Winning Edge.

This award is given to a member who exhibits exceptional service that directly impacts the Greater Chapel Hill Association of Realtors.

Zimmerman received the prestigious Regional Service Award this September for his contributions to the local association. He also previously served as President of the Greater Chapel Hill Association of Realtors.