Several dozen protesters held small signs demanding the removal of the Confederate 'Silent Sam' statue from the UNC campus as the university held its annual University Day ceremony in Chapel Hill on Oct. 12, 2017. Governor Roy Cooper and UNC Chancellor Carol Folt acknowledged the protesters during their speeches.
A memorial service in Duke Chapel for pilot Jeff Burke, flight nurses Kris Harrison and Crystal Sollinger, and patient Mary Bartlett remembers the lives and contributions of the victims of the crash of a Duke Lifeflight helicopter Sept. 7, 2017.
Charter schools are one option in the growing "school choice" movement. Funded by taxpayer money, these schools are growing nationally, though some states have yet to pass related laws. Find out what sets them apart from traditional public and private schools.
Video: A summer program, the English as a Second Language Newcomer Academy, is helping new immigrant and refugee students learn English and prepare them to tackle the coursework they’ll facing in the upcoming school year. One group at Lakewood Elementary
Surrounded by soybeans, hundreds of miles from home, 23 year-old Marko “Bull City Bully” Bailey trains with renowned, 78 year-old Don Turner who has trained 24 world champions. Bailey might be his 25th, if he wants to be. He faces Stevie “The Answer” Massey for the North Carolina Lightweight Championship on Thursday, Oct. 19, at the Durham Armory.
Watch University of North Carolina basketball coach Roy Williams describe his reactions to the news that the NCAA would have no sanctions for UNC in the wake of their long-running investigation into academic issues.
University of North Carolina basketball coach Roy Williams talks about coaching and recruiting while the school was being investigated by the NCAA. Williams talked with reporters at media day for the Tar Heels Tuesday, Oct 17, 2017.
The Orange County Republican Party held a press conference commemorating the one year anniversary of the firebombing of its headquarters in Hillsborough, NC, during which they denounced the action and renewed pleas for a confession. Speakers included current Orange County GOP Chairman Waddy Davis, former Orange County GOP Chairman Daniel Ashley, NCGOP Chairman Robin Hayes, and NCGOP Executive Director Dallas Woodhouse.