The Durham District Attorney's office confirmed Monday it will seek the death penalty against Craig Stephen Hicks of Chapel Hill.
CHAPEL HILL -- James McCann will deliver a talk on changes in hydrology in sub-Saharan Africa at 5:30 p.m. Thursday in room 1005 at the FedEx Global Education Center.
Blue Devils turn 12-point deficit into 15-point lead before holding off Tar Heels
UNC coach Sylvia Hatchell says her Tar Heels will be ready to handle business this week during the ACC Tournament.
Teresa Clayton wanted more from life than being a body piercer, so she set her sights on medicine. Now, she’s a physician assistant at Duke Medicine, helping people in need.
Sunday was a day of many celebrations – it was a reunion among friends and former teammates and rivals, as well as the kickoff event for a week set to commemorate the 50th anniversary of “That Championship Season of 1965.” In 1965, schools were still segregated. The athletic teams from black high schools were overseen by the North Carolina High School Athletic Conference, which disbanded in 1969 shortly after desegregation. But 1965 was special – the Triangle picked up championship wins from local schools in NCHSAC divisions 1-A through 4-A.
The People’s Alliance is lending its voice to the chorus of parents and others calling on the school board to forgive some of the days students have missed due to inclement weather.
Although I am not, at this time, a candidate for president in 2016, I have decided to create an exploratory committee that will explore ways I can avoid saying I am a candidate for president in 2016.
Sustaining success will be the thing for North Carolina going down the stretch.
Quinn Cook uncharacteristically missed 3-pointers and Jahlil Okafor’s free throw woes continued Saturday night. Still, it was no problem for No. 4 Duke because freshman Justise Winslow filled in the gaps. Winslow scored a season-high 23 points, his second time scoring 20 or more in the last three games, as the Blue Devils notched their ninth consecutive win by beating Syracuse 73-54 in ACC basketball at Cameron Indoor Stadium.
Led by senior stars Jordan Parks and Nimrod Hilliard, N.C. Central slammed Bethune-Cookman 72-49 on Senior Day at McLendon-McDougald Gymnasium, clinching the Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference regular-seasion title and the No. 1 overall seed at the upcoming MEAC Tournament in Norfolk, Va.
As Durham recovers from a round of winter storms, area farmers are looking forward to a break from having to prepare greenhouses and crops for blasts of ice and snow. Growers like George O’Neal with Lil’ Farm knew what was coming and was ready for it. At Saturday’s Durham Farmers’ Market, O’Neal said he and some helpers spent Wednesday night clearing greenhouses in anticipation of the storm that dumped about half a foot of snow on the area.
Brice Johnson had five dunks and 22 points to help No. 15 North Carolina end a streak of four consecutive losses against Miami with a 73-64 victory Saturday. The 6-foot-9 Johnson repeatedly outmaneuvered the Hurricanes inside and shot 11 for 15. He also had 11 rebounds.