In The Herald-Sun

Sep. 30, 2014 @ 10:05 AM

Wilsons donate $3 million to Duke

Gift, part of Duke Forward campaign, will fund athletics facilties upgrades and the Nasher Museum endowment.

Sep. 30, 2014 @ 04:23 PM

Durham officer receives ‘Woman of the Year’ award

Marianne Bond had always wanted to be a police officer. But when she was leaving high school, police departments still had a height requirement – one she couldn’t quite meet. So she went to college to pursue a degree in nutrition.

Sep. 30, 2014 @ 11:09 AM

Family of Duke's Powell seeks help

Fundraising underway to cover costs of 7-year-old boy's cancer treatment

Sep. 30, 2014 @ 05:07 PM

Lewis to march at Durham Reads kickoff Saturday

Rep. John Lewis will participate in a march Saturday from the Durham County Main Library to the new Durham Civil Rights History Mural Project to kick off a month of Durham Reads events.

Sep. 30, 2014 @ 11:05 AM

Buzz: Food truck aims for brick-and-mortar business

  • Sierra Nevada and Counter Culture tasting
  • Fast casual pizza chain coming to Morrisville


Sep. 30, 2014 @ 05:21 PM

New teacher mentors, principal coaches to start work Oct. 1

The school district’s new teacher mentors and principal coaches are expected to start work on Oct. 16.

The school board approved programs last month to hire 20 retired teachers and 10 retired principals or administrators to mentor young teachers and principals.  

Sep. 30, 2014 @ 04:56 PM

Ex-Duke RB Gary Wilson, son cough up big bucks

Gary Wilson was part of the last Duke team to win a football bowl game more than 50 years ago. On Tuesday, Duke announced that the former Blue Devils running back and his son, also a Duke graduate, are donating $3 million that will go toward athletics and the Nasher Museum.

Sep. 30, 2014 @ 04:49 PM

Duke students see DWI ‘crashes’ up-close


A pedestrian is mowed down by a drunken driver.


A storefront window shatters when a texting driver crashes into it.

Sep. 30, 2014 @ 05:37 PM

No serious injuries in bus wreck

A Chapel Hill-Carrboro City Schools bus was involved in a collision Tuesday afternoon after school. No one was seriously injured.

Sep. 30, 2014 @ 04:09 PM

Traffic diverted on West Rosemary, West Franklin

Chapel Hill Police are diverting westbound traffic on W. Rosemary Street and W. Franklin Street away from Carrboro.  

Sep. 30, 2014 @ 03:25 PM

Police log, Oct. 1

  • Suspect in NCCU incident turns himself in
  • Police investigate weekend shooting

Sep. 30, 2014 @ 12:46 PM

Hit-and-run suspect turns self in

James Henry Nelson IV, wanted as a suspect in a hit-and-run near N. C. Central University last week, turned himself in to Durham Police Department Monday.

Sep. 30, 2014 @ 01:00 AM

Best Bet: Hillsborough Arts Council exhibit

The Hillsborough Arts Council Gallery is presenting an exhibit of oil paintings by Jennifer Hahn and embellished gourds by Catherine Kramer at the gallery at 102 N. Churton St. Gallery hours are from noon to 4 p.m. Wednesday-Saturday and during special events.   This exhibit continues through Oct. 25.

Sep. 30, 2014 @ 08:29 AM

Pack coach says Seminoles cried wolf

N.C. State coach Dave Doeren said Florida State's players  were flopping.

Sep. 29, 2014 @ 09:26 PM

Cash money for Duke

Duke's Jeremy Cash had a very solid game against Miami.