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Sep. 06, 2014 @ 03:27 PM

Photo-Cool lemonade and lime drinks and home grown vegetables.

Cool lemonade and lime drinks and home grown vegetables. The Herald-Sun | Bernard Thomas

Sep. 04, 2014 @ 06:03 PM

VIDEO: Roland Hedgepeth interview

Roland Hedgepeth speaks about 2012 murder of his daughter, UNC student Faith Hedgepeth, in this video released by the Chapel Hill Police Department.


Sep. 04, 2014 @ 06:03 PM

Gallery- Fast food protest downtown Durham.

Fast food protest downtown Durham. The Herald-Sun | Bernard Thomas

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Oct. 20, 2014 @ 05:25 PM

Armory vandalized by protesters claiming support for Ferguson

On Saturday, members of the National Guard arrived at the armory off North Duke Street in Durham to find it locked and vandalized.


Oct. 20, 2014 @ 05:05 PM

Duke, NCSSM alum gives $1 million for scholarships

Sean Fahey, a 1989 graduate of N.C. School of Science and Mathematics and a 1993 Duke University graduate, has given the two schools a $1 million gift to provide scholarships for NCSSM students to attend Duke.


Oct. 20, 2014 @ 04:50 PM

UNC academic probe results to be released

Former U.S. Attorney Kenneth Wainstein will release the findings from his eight-month investigation into academic irregularities at UNC-Chapel Hill on Wednesday.

 
 

Oct. 20, 2014 @ 08:07 AM

Fire damages house on Nash Street

A fire caused by an electric stove damaged a house Sunday at 511 Nash St. off Fayetteville Road, officials said. No one was hurt.


Oct. 19, 2014 @ 06:57 PM

Neil Offen: Listening to the Supremes

In a stunning decision that sent lawyers on both sides running to their checkbooks to see how much more they could charge for their advice, the U.S. Supreme Court today refused to issue an injunction against any further injunctions.


Oct. 19, 2014 @ 06:23 PM

UNC professors speak on Wainstein report expectations

UNC-Chapel Hill faculty members are in a “holding pattern” while waiting on the results of an independent investigation into academic irregularities in one department, one professor said this week.


Oct. 19, 2014 @ 05:38 PM

SNCC’s peaceful protest discussed at Durham library

People gathered at Durham County’s Main Library on Sunday afternoon to discuss a message they found important in light of recent violent events in the media – nonviolent resistance and the civil rights movement.


Oct. 19, 2014 @ 04:56 PM

‘He has built cultural bridges’

In announcing the Bessie Award to Chuck Davis, the awards’ organization recognized this Durham-based dance maker’s achievements that include his founding and stewardship of DanceAfrica!, a festival he started in 1977 at New York’s Brooklyn Academy of Music.


Oct. 19, 2014 @ 04:54 PM

Taste-testing to put food on tables

People with cups in hand came to Carrboro Sunday afternoon on a twofold mission: to foster beer education and alleviate local hunger.


Oct. 19, 2014 @ 04:46 PM

Davis, master of ‘theater magic,’ honored for outstanding service

The man who has opened every performance for decades with “Peace! Love! Respect! For everybody!” will receive an award that represents the respect that others in his field have for him.


Oct. 19, 2014 @ 03:46 PM

UNC-CH officials develop health fee reduction plan

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

 

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 @ 04:28 PM

Local briefs, Oct. 19

  • Granville team top tobacco stringers
  • Residents asked thoughts for light-rail station infrastructure

Oct. 18, 2014 @ 03:10 PM

Baumgartner Vaughan: Duke makes game day affordable

I was all set to write a column griping about the high cost of attending an ACC football game. Tickets are $60 each now, which is costly for a family outing and all that goes with it. The recession has taken its toll on the wallets of college fans, and home televisions offer a cheaper view, if not the game day experience. I’m all about the game day experience.