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Feb. 11, 2015 @ 09:18 PM

GALLERY-Vigil for Chapel Hill shooting victims

Vigil for Chapel Hill shooting victims The Herald-Sun | Bernard Thomas

Feb. 06, 2015 @ 07:43 PM

GALLERY-WTVD anchor's Larry Stogner during his final broadcast appearance at ABC11.

WTVD anchor's Larry Stogner during his final broadcast appearance at ABC11. The Herald-Sun | Bernard Thomas

Feb. 03, 2015 @ 06:02 PM

GALLERY-Durham's first Krispy Kreme location on Hillsborough Road

Durham's first Krispy Kreme location on Hillsborough Road The Herald-Sun | Bernard Thomas

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Feb. 23, 2015 @ 07:31 PM

Czajkowski resigns from council

At Monday night's business meeting, council member Matt Czajkowski announced he would be resigning from the Chapel Hill Town Council effective March 30. 


Feb. 23, 2015 @ 06:39 PM

Tearful neighbor remembers last goodbye to slain child

A woman broke down in tears Monday when she told a jury she ran her fingers through the hair of a lifeless 4-year-old boy as a final farewell.


Feb. 23, 2015 @ 06:39 PM

BARNES BLOSSOMING

UNC struggles pruned Golden State forward Harrison Barnes.


Feb. 24, 2015 @ 03:47 PM

Eno group says office repair will cost nearly $108K

The post-sewage-backup repair bill for the Eno River Association’s offices on Guess Road will clock in at $107,650, and a debate is coming on how much of that the city should pay.


Feb. 23, 2015 @ 06:18 PM

Terminally ill Durhamite continues challenging students to do good

A man who last year challenged students to be kinder came back to Culbreth Middle School on Monday to reissue his challenge on a larger scale.


Feb. 23, 2015 @ 06:10 PM

Local briefs, Feb. 24

  • Author, journalist to speak at ICON event
  • Glenn Campbell film to have special screening
  • Walk for the Animals to be May 16
  • Durham temporarily changes water disinfection
  • Dr. Seuss Week at the Granville library

Feb. 23, 2015 @ 05:20 PM

Mardi Gras celebration off until next year

Revelers hoping for a rain check for last week’s Durham Mardi Gras parade that organizers canceled because of winter weather will have to wait until 2016.


Feb. 23, 2015 @ 05:03 PM

UMD’s annual Empty Bowls fundraiser March 5

Urban Ministries of Durham’s largest annual fundraiser, Empty Bowls, will be held March 5 at the Durham Convention Center.


Feb. 23, 2015 @ 04:34 PM

Study looks at needs of patients who smoke

What is it like to be someone who smokes in today’s increasingly smoke-free world? How can providers best interact with their patients who smoke and support their efforts to become tobacco-free?


Feb. 23, 2015 @ 04:13 PM

Duke to give six honorary degrees in May

Duke University will award six honorary degrees at its commencement exercises on May 10, Duke President Richard H. Brodhead announced Monday.


Feb. 22, 2015 @ 08:21 PM

Remembering Dean Smith

Former President George H.W. Bush was on the phone trying to get up with North Carolina basketball coach Roy Williams.

“I have a rule when a player’s in the office, nobody interrupts,” Williams said. “And if somebody calls, I don’t take the call.”


Feb. 22, 2015 @ 07:40 PM

DCABP celebrates 80 years, new home

The Durham Committee on the Affairs of Black People had a lot to celebrate Sunday: its 80th anniversary, the swearing in of new officers and – for the first time in the organization’s existence – a permanent home to call its own.


Feb. 22, 2015 @ 06:58 PM

‘Screams Echo’ at Hayti to be followed by dialogue

In “Screams Echo: A Story of Racism from Slavery to the Present,” audiences hear three stories of African-American characters through narration, music and acting.


Feb. 22, 2015 @ 06:02 PM

Three injured in head-on collision

A head-on crash occurred just before 8 a.m. on Stadium Drive Sunday morning.


Feb. 22, 2015 @ 03:46 PM

UNC Center for Civil Rights faces board scrutiny

The fate of UNC Chapel Hill’s poverty center may be getting the headlines now, but a long-term controversy is shaping up over the future of a legal-aid group based in the university’s law school. The same Board of Governors work group that favored closing the poverty center wants officials on the Chapel Hill campus to undertake a year-long review of the Center for Civil Rights.