In The Herald-Sun

Mar. 27, 2015 @ 04:27 PM

City’s anti-crash measures paying off

In 2003 Durham hatched a plan to target trouble spots for motorists in the city. Eleven years after its implementation the city has seen a significant decrease in accidents at those trouble spots.

Mar. 27, 2015 @ 06:11 PM

Hard freeze Saturday night to threaten plants, records

Just when we thought spring had finally sprung, Mother Nature is revisiting the area with a blast of freezing air overnight Saturday and into Sunday (March 28-29).

Mar. 27, 2015 @ 06:00 PM

Pauli Murray’s house a ‘national treasure’

The childhood home of Rev. Pauli Murray, a groundbreaking woman who was an attorney, activist and the first female African-American Episcopal priest, has received a special designation from a national historic preservation group.

Mar. 27, 2015 @ 04:11 PM

Carolina Theatre cinemas to close temporarily

The Carolina Theatre’s cinemas will be closed beginning Sunday, March 29 and continuing through Thursday, April 2 while crews install new seats made possible by community contributions collected through an online fundraising campaign.

Mar. 27, 2015 @ 08:35 PM

Longtime rivals Blue Devils, Terps meet again

Spot in NCAA women's tournament's elite eight on the line when Duke plays Maryland today

Mar. 27, 2015 @ 09:31 PM

No. 1 seed Gamecocks eliminate UNC women 67-65 ... DEVELOPING STORY

Tiffany Mitchell's layup with five seconds left snapped a 65-all tie and lifted top-seeded South Carolina past No. 4 seed UNC 67-65 in Friday night's women's NCAA Tournament Sweet 16 showdown at the Greensboro Coliseum ... DEVELOPING STORY ...

Mar. 27, 2015 @ 06:05 PM

Police log: Arrests made in several area robberies

The Durham Police Department has made arrests in several robberies that took place earlier this week.

Mar. 27, 2015 @ 01:55 AM

Unfinished business for UNC's Paige

North Carolina point guard Marcus Paige said the Tar Heels could be really good next season if they work on the little things.

Mar. 27, 2015 @ 01:05 AM

Heels' upset bid falls short

Behind Dekker's 23 points, top-seeded Wisconsin ends UNC's season

Mar. 26, 2015 @ 09:37 PM

NCCU women's basketball aide on paid administrative leave

Ronnie Enoch, an associate head women’s basketball coach at N.C. Central University, is currently on paid administrative leave, effective March 16, 2015, the school said in a statement Thursday night.

Mar. 26, 2015 @ 08:35 PM

Durham school board OK’s Whitted School development deal

A divided Durham school board on Thursday approved a development agreement for the Whitted School redevelopment project, 4-3.

Mar. 26, 2015 @ 08:24 PM

Hillsborough police probe shooting

The Hillsborough Police Department’s Criminal Investigations Division is seeking information regarding a shooting that occurred Thursday afternoon on West Hill Avenue.

Mar. 26, 2015 @ 07:31 PM

UNC, South Carolina meet again in NCAAs

Gamecocks seek revenge after Tar Heels knocked them out of last year's NCAA Tournament

Mar. 27, 2015 @ 12:28 PM

Nonprofit to control WUNC-FM 91.5 radio

UNC Chapel Hill trustees announced Thursday that they’ve decided to set up a nonprofit corporation with its own board to oversee WUNC-FM 91.5, the university’s public radio station.

Mar. 26, 2015 @ 05:53 PM

Police log: Wanted suspect found, charged for 3rd time

A woman who was wanted on 20 counts of breaking and entering motor vehicles and 20 counts of conspiracy was arrested by Durham Police on Wednesday — two days after she was last arrested.