In The Herald-Sun

Oct. 19, 2014 @ 02:29 PM

Durham Symphony to open Northgate series

Northgate Mall’s “Music on the Plaza” season will open Oct. 24 with the Durham Symphony Orchestra.

Oct. 19, 2014 @ 11:07 AM

Eagles uneasy in comfort zone, red zone

N.C. Central loses in the MEAC for the first time this season.

Oct. 19, 2014 @ 10:56 AM

Duke football Morning After

Notes from Duke's 20-13 win over Virginia, including Breon Borders' big day and a look at the offensive line's stellar effort

Oct. 19, 2014 @ 01:00 AM

Best Bet: Julian Lage and Chris Eldridge

The acoustic guitar duo of Julian Lage and Chris “Critter” Eldridge are touring to promote their new release “Avalon.” They will perform at the Carolina Theatre at 8 p.m. Tuesday. For tickets, call 919-560-3030 or visit


Oct. 18, 2014 @ 11:29 PM

Chapel Hill looks at bullying; discusses problems, solutions

People gathered last week at East Chapel Hill High School to participate in a bullying panel hosted by Chapel Hill Mayor Mark Kleinschmidt.


Oct. 18, 2014 @ 06:02 PM

UNC-Chapel Hill team plans health fee reductions

After the size of UNC-Chapel Hill’s health fee and its use for sexual health education programs raised the eyebrows of some members of the system’s governing board earlier this year, Chapel Hill leaders developed a three-year plan for paring it back.

Oct. 18, 2014 @ 05:12 PM

Drive makes it OK to play with food

The fourth annual Creative Food Drive (CFD) brought together businesses, schools and non-profits on Saturday to raise money and food for Housing of New Hope, a Durham non-profit that assists in finding shelter and food for those in need.

Oct. 18, 2014 @ 03:51 PM

Duke beats Virginia

Blue Devils grab Coastal Division lead, gain bowl eligibility for third consecutive year

Oct. 18, 2014 @ 03:04 PM

Renters seek help from town government

Low-income tenants and the Human Rights Center of Chapel Hill-Carrboro have been struggling with property giant GSC Apartments for months – and recently, they asked local government to join in the conversation.


Oct. 18, 2014 @ 01:43 PM

Treatment program seeks to expand to 'heal more lives'

Stephanie Eakes came to the UNC Horizons treatment program for the first time in June 2012 because she knew it was a safe place to have her baby.

“I knew I couldn’t use any drugs here,” Eakes said of the Chapel Hill-based program, which is a substance abuse treatment program for pregnant women and mothers.

Oct. 18, 2014 @ 01:32 PM

Price of new police HQ site: $5.5M

The East Main Street property that’s in line to become the site of the Durham Police Department’s next headquarters comes with a price tag of $5.5 million, according to a staff memo that asks the City Council to approve the purchase.

Oct. 18, 2014 @ 12:50 PM

City, county, Marriott operator settle lawsuit

Lawyers for the city, county and a Pennsylvania hotel company have finally struck a deal that ends their quarrel about the use of space inside the building that houses the Durham Convention Center and the downtown Marriott.

Oct. 18, 2014 @ 07:11 PM

PECKING ORDER: Fowl fans flock to Bull City Coop Tour

Fourth annual Bull City Coop Tour was held Saturday throughout the city of Durham. About eight homes opened their yards to guests to see what it was like living with and raising chickens.

Oct. 18, 2014 @ 07:09 PM

Southern corrals Chargers 33-25 for 21st straight win

Southern came up with seven turnovers — four interceptions and three fumble recoveries — en route to a 33-25 win over Northwood Friday that left the Spartans (8-0, 4-0 Big Eight 3-A Conference) tied atop the Big Eight with Orange (8-0, 4-0 Big Eight).

Here are links to our other Friday area football games:

Orange 38, Chapel Hill 37
Hillside 19, Riverside 18
Jordan 17, Roxboro Person 14
Burlington Cummings 19, Carrboro 0
Cedar Ridge 14, Oxford Webb 12
South Granville 41, Southern Vance 0
Hobbton 47, Kestrel Heights 6
Southeast Halifax 40, Granville Central 35
East Chapel Hill forfeits to Northern