In The Herald-Sun

Nov. 26, 2014 @ 08:27 AM

County to check Syngenta job performance

County Commissioners say they want a Swiss company’s Research Triangle Park operation watched to make sure it delivers the 15 new jobs it promised in return for a $225,000 incentive package.

Nov. 26, 2014 @ 01:28 PM

Duke snatches up UNC’s Title IX compliance coordinator

UNC-Chapel Hill’s Title IX compliance coordinator, whose job since Jan. 2 has been to oversee the investigation and resolution of reports of sexual violence and other prohibited gender-based conduct, is leaving to take a similar job at Duke University.

Nov. 26, 2014 @ 02:42 PM

Cars broken into during Duke-UNC game

At least six vehicles were broken into at Erwin Road and Cameron Boulevard near Duke University’s West Campus during last week’s Duke-UNC football game.

Nov. 26, 2014 @ 07:33 AM

An ancient Ojibway legend

Carl Nordgren was 15 years old when he had “the great experience of my life” as a fishing guide in Northwest Ontario, Canada. The first person he met upon arrival at the fishing camp was an Ojibway man who, decades later, would share the Ojibway legend that is now the central story of Nordgren’s new book, “Anung’s Journey: An ancient Ojibway legend as told by Steve Fobister.”

Nov. 25, 2014 @ 09:26 PM

Video: Protesters block Durham Freeway Tuesday night

Demonstrators Tuesday night block Durham Freeway protesting Ferguson, Mo., grand jury decision.

Nov. 26, 2014 @ 08:41 PM

Duke dominates Furman

No. 4 Blue Devils run Cameron winning streak to 36 with another lopsided win

Nov. 26, 2014 @ 05:52 PM

Rogers-Herr collects more food items for Rescue Mission

After a poor showing last year, a group of Rogers-Herr Middle School students set out to do a better job of collecting food for the Durham Rescue Mission.

Nov. 26, 2014 @ 05:50 PM

Durham police asking for burglary information

Durham police investigators are asking for information about a burglary early this morning at the Quality Mart, 2007 Presidential Drive.

Nov. 26, 2014 @ 05:04 PM

GameDay | High School Football Playoffs (Round 3)

Hillside, Southern, Chapel Hill and Orange remain in it to win it.

Nov. 26, 2014 @ 03:34 PM

No winners here

This is truly a sad case and there are no winners. Not only do my prayers go out to the Brown family but my prayers and support go out to Officer Darren Wilson as well during this time.

Nov. 26, 2014 @ 02:36 PM

Black Friday deals and hours

Deal News, which analyzes historical prices for Black Friday sales and market prices, estimates the best deals to watch for in terms of savings per item.

Nov. 26, 2014 @ 10:17 AM

AG encourages shoppers to avoid common problems

With the hustle and bustle of the holiday season upon us, Attorney General Roy Cooper offered the following tips to help consumers avoid common shopping problems that come up around this time of year.

Nov. 26, 2014 @ 09:55 AM

A day for gratitude

By the time you read this newspaper, chances are you are in the final stages of making that Thanksgiving meal, or perhaps you just stepped off a plane and are finally home to visit with friends and family.

Nov. 26, 2014 @ 09:48 AM

Stun grenade used in drug raid

Sheriff’s deputies used a stun grenade, also known as a flashbang, during a drug raid last week that ended in the arrest of a man on drug and weapons charges.

Nov. 26, 2014 @ 09:32 AM

Blue Christmas service at Andrews Chapel UMC

DURHAM -- Andrews Chapel United Methodist Church, 6702 Leesville Road, Durham,

Will host a Blue Christmas Healing Service at 5 p.m. Dec. 14. Anyone going through a rough time during the holiday season is invited to come and receive a message of comfort and prayer, said Rev. Sung Moy, pastor of the church. Also, Andrews Chapel UMC will present a Christmas cantata at 6 p.m. Dec. 7. Its Christmas Eve candlelight service with Holy Communion will be held at 5 p.m. Dec. 24. For information, call Moy at the church office, 919-596-8249, or visit