In The Herald-Sun

Apr. 22, 2015 @ 10:13 PM

East Chapel Hill takes Pac-6 championships

After winning regular season, East Chapel Hill adds league tournamet title

Apr. 22, 2015 @ 10:10 PM

Hillside sweeps Pac-6 titles

Hornets run to league championships on its home track

Apr. 22, 2015 @ 09:37 PM

DBAP readies to host ACC baseball tournament

As a product of the so-called 'old ACC,' N.C. State coach Elliott Avent is thrilled that the ACC baseball tournament, which begins in less than a month, will take place right down the road from the Wolfpack in the Durham Bulls Athletic Park. 


Apr. 22, 2015 @ 08:47 PM

UNC primed for ACC title chase

After near miss at No. 1 Notre Dame, second-ranked Tar Heels aim for ACC title this weekend

Apr. 22, 2015 @ 08:41 PM

Fedora: UNC's Williams on track to start

Recovery from hip injury is going well for Tar Heels QB

Apr. 22, 2015 @ 08:35 PM

Yes she did -- Northern's Spicer tops the boys

Sarah Spicer wins the 16th Durham High School Invitational by two shots over her male competitors

Apr. 22, 2015 @ 08:12 PM

Rape charge against ex-UNC star dropped by Durham DA

A second-degree rape charge against former UNC-Chapel Hill basketball player Melvin Scott has been dropped, Durham District Attorney Roger Echols said Wednesday.

Apr. 22, 2015 @ 08:55 PM

MARATHON MAN: Duke icon Al Buehler retires after 60-year run

Al Buehler has had more than a great run. He’s had an historic one. After 60 years, Buehler, 84, is retiring from Duke University as the oldest living professor in Duke’s history and the only Duke Olympic coach in track and field. He leaves behind the grateful hearts of thousands of students he’s molded and mentored as head track and cross-country coach and professor in the Health, Physical Education and Recreation department. He even has a trail named for him — the Al Buehler Cross Country Trail — around the Washington Duke Inn & Golf Course.

Apr. 23, 2015 @ 09:44 AM

Young black males here face 6 times risk of being slain

A report compiled by the DOJ’s Office of Justice Program found that black males between 15 and 34 in the city of Durham were at a greater risk of homicide than all Durham residents. Based on data from the Durham Police Department along with the FBI and U.S. Census Bureau it was determined that the average homicide rate of young black men per 100,000 people was 41.6. The rate for Durham residents as a whole was 7.2 per 100,000 people.

Apr. 22, 2015 @ 05:36 PM

Board to discuss teacher rights, budget

Due process rights for teachers and a budget presentation for the 2015-16 school year will highlight the school board’s regular business meeting Thursday night, April 23.

Apr. 22, 2015 @ 04:25 PM

Holloway Street shooting wounds two, leads to standoff

Two people were hospitalized with gunshot wounds early Wednesday and the man suspected of pulling the trigger is in custody at the Durham County jail.

Apr. 22, 2015 @ 03:54 PM

At long last, East End Connector makes headway

For 56 years, what would be a nearly four-mile stretch of pavement to be dubbed the East End Connector has been on the drawing board. Construction on the road began in February but on Wednesday, state, city and county officials officially broke ground on the long-awaited project that will link the Durham Freeway and U.S. 70. It will also improve U.S. 70 from Pleasant Drive to north of N.C. 98 when completed in 2020.

Apr. 22, 2015 @ 03:33 PM

CHCCS honored for ‘green’ efforts

Chapel Hill-Carrboro City Schools was one of 14 school districts nationwide recognized on Earth Day for their contributions toward conserving and protecting the earth.

Apr. 22, 2015 @ 03:30 PM

DCIA campaigns to ‘Feed and Read’

Durham Congregations In Action has launched a Feed and Read campaign to pair congregations with local schools to provide literacy tutoring and food.

Apr. 22, 2015 @ 08:15 AM

Shooting leads to standoff, street closure on Holloway

An early morning shooting injured two people and shut down a portion of Holloway Street as officers respond.