Durham County

Durham County

What turned Ellerbee Creek orange?

City officials investigate why a section of the Ellerbee Creek in Durham turned orange covered with an oily sheen last week. They suspect a mistake was made by a city contractor, but they aren’t really sure.

Videos

Durham Rescue Mission brings Easter joy to children

The Durham Rescue MIssion distributed Easter baskets to children at it's annual Easter dinner event. Dinner included 750 pounds of pork barbecue, 2000 hot dogs, carnival games, bags of free clothing and groceries as part of the homeless prevention event.
Bernard Thomas bthomas@heraldsun.com
Durham Rescue Mission brings Easter joy to children 0:46

Durham Rescue Mission brings Easter joy to children

It’s baby season at the Duke Lemur Center 0:28

It’s baby season at the Duke Lemur Center

Chuck Davis and the African American Dance Ensemble 2:13

Chuck Davis and the African American Dance Ensemble

Carlos Rodon injury rehabilitation tour stops in Durham
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Carlos Rodon injury rehabilitation tour stops in Durham