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.
Three people have been arrested in a Durham County Sheriff’s Anti-Crime and Narcotics Unit drug investigation that involved 10 kilos of cocaine.
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.
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.
In a nod to Mayor Bill Bell’s “State of the City” address, Durham City Manager Tom Bonfield Monday night told the City Council that the future is bright for residents of Durham.
U.S. Department of Agriculture regulators say UNC’s animal-care monitors “acted promptly” to fix problems that contributed last year to the deaths of a rabbit and two ferrets used in research work.
Director of the Durham Public Schools’ Career and Technical Education program, Rick Sheldahl, has developed a new partnership with the City of Durham’s Office of Economic and Workforce Development (OEWD) to create a program that could offer up to 50 paid internships this coming summer that are directly related to a student’s field of study or pathway.
Stadium 10 at Northgate will present a series of free, family-friendly films as part of its Kids’ Free Summer 2015 Movie Camp. Free for children and their adult companions, films will screen three days a week, Tuesdays, Wednesdays, and Thursdays at 9:30 a.m. beginning June 16 and concluding Aug. 20.
Alex Lee Noel, 22, of Durham, has been charged with murder in connection with the death of his 2-month-old daughter, Karina Noel, in early May.
Tyrone Alexander Thompson, 38, was indicted Monday on two counts of murder in the deaths of two men on Dawkins Street. He is accused of fatally shooting Paul Noel and Timothy McGhee in January 2012.
Durham, DBAP hope to become permanent home for ACC baseball tournament
Residents will have something to rejoice in when it comes to City of Durham’s budget for the next fiscal year.
The school board has begun to discuss how it might reduce the number of committee meetings the board holds each month.
Durham Tech sent more than 300 new graduates into the world Monday, including seven members of one family.