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May. 20, 2015 @ 05:41 PM

'Wide net' vowed in search for new UNC chief

Executive-search headhunters in the running to help the UNC system find President Tom Ross’ replacement promised Wednesday to cast a wide net for “non-traditional” candidates from outside academia.

May. 20, 2015 @ 05:21 PM

Florida State knocks off Clemson 3-1

North Carolina gets a crack at Florida State today.

May. 20, 2015 @ 04:59 PM

Shakori changes date of spring festival

Organizers of the Shakori Hills GrassRoots Festival of Music & Dance announced Thursday that the spring festival will move from April to May beginning in 2016.

May. 20, 2015 @ 04:47 PM

Sheriff’s office nabs alleged traffickers

Three people have been arrested in a Durham County Sheriff’s Anti-Crime and Narcotics Unit drug investigation that involved 10 kilos of cocaine.

May. 20, 2015 @ 03:57 PM

Duke undergrads report diverse range of faiths

Only about half of incoming Duke University undergraduate students check the box identifying their religion, a Duke Chapel leader told Durham Congregations In Action at its monthly meeting this week.

May. 20, 2015 @ 01:00 AM

Best Bet: 'And the Ass Saw the Angel'

Manbites Dog Theater will present the world premiere of a new adaptation of Nick Cave’s novel “And the Ass Saw the Angel,” by John Fidel Justice and Jaybird O’Berski. The play is described as “a lyrical Southern Gothic about a closed-minded town of damned souls and the wretched boy who fights to stay alive among them.” Shows begin Thursday and continue through June 6 at the theater, at 703 Foster St., Durham. For tickets and more details, visit or call 919-682-3343.

May. 19, 2015 @ 10:49 PM

Bulls halt 6-game losing streak

Durham loses earlier Tuesday, bounces back in game two with 4-2 win

May. 19, 2015 @ 10:34 PM

Bae, Cocca lead CGA women’s tourney

Defending champion Kirk just behind leaders at Treyburn

May. 19, 2015 @ 10:29 PM

Vikings ousted by Spring Creek pitching

Voyager knocked out of playoffs

May. 19, 2015 @ 10:21 PM

Jordan's Pinto wins Gatorade award

Freshman soccer star, already pledged to play at UNC, wins state's top honor

May. 19, 2015 @ 10:18 PM

Fighting ALS

Durham's Dink Andrews helps his friend Larry Stogner, the former ABC11 anchorman, battle Lou Gehrig's disease.

May. 19, 2015 @ 09:49 PM

UNC holds off Hokies, advances to ACC Tournament pool play

After dropping its last six ACC games, the Tar Heels just barely limped their way into the conference tournament with a No. 8 seed.

But Tuesday afternoon's elimination game, UNC (33-22) found what it had been missing with a 5-3 win against No. 9 seed Virginia Tech.

May. 19, 2015 @ 10:05 PM

Durham Senior Am champs crowned, ALS takes hit

The Edward Jones Durham Senior Amateur Golf Championship raised money to fight Lou Gehrig's disease.

May. 19, 2015 @ 07:10 PM

Valor Games: ‘Better than a pill’

The Valor Games are sponsored by the VA and North Carolina nonprofit Bridge II Sports. They are free and open to the public and continue from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Wednesday, May 20 at Duke’s Cameron Indoor Stadium and from 8 a.m. to noon Thursday, May 21 at Lake Crabtree Park in Morrisville.

May. 19, 2015 @ 06:50 PM

Budding biotechs convene in Durham

Two out of state agricultural biotechnology companies came away with $12,500 in funding Tuesday after winning a pitch contest at the North Carolina Biotechnology Center.